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Entries in Schwinn Fitness (2)


Schwinn Class Tamer App Garners Award

iPhone screen shot of the Schwinn Class Tamer app.The Schwinn Class Tamer App won the Outstanding Achievement Award, given by the Interactive Media Awards.

StairMaster, which markets and distributes Schwinn indoor group cycling, and Pinckney Hugo Group, which created the app, won in the Sports category. According to a press release the app “surpassed the basic standards of excellence that comprise the web’s most professional work.”

“It was truly a collaborative effort that led to the Schwinn Class Tamer App,” said Merrill Richmond, vice president of sales and marketing, StairMaster, in the press release. “Together, with Pinckney Hugo Group, we were able to develop the premier music player for group exercise professionals. It is a tool organized intuitively with large, easy-to-read fonts and controls to help them stay organized while they energize their classes.”

The entire press release can be found on the Pinckney Hugo Group website.


Nautilus joins StairMaster and Schwinn at Core Fitness

In the annals of the health and fitness industry one would be hardpressed to find three more iconic brands than Schwinn, StairMaster and Nautilus.

Now, all three are under one roof.

Core Fitness, LLC, which already markets Schwinn Indoor Cycling products and StairMaster, recently signed an agreement to manufacture and market the legendary Nautilus commercial brand.

“We’re very excited to offer Nautilus commercial equipment along with our other best of breed brands, StairMaster and Schwinn Fitness,” said Merrill Richmond, vice president of Sales and Marketing at Core Fitness LLC. 

For more, visit to see the press release.