We all know what it feels like to finish a challenging workout, ya? You’re exhilarated, dripping sweat, and exhausted, but most importantly, you feel really good about yourself—that’s the endorphins! This immediate chemical reaction following exercise can be enough to keep some hooked on remaining active. For others, exercise is simply a part of a business or a way to improve personal appearance or decrease the risk of illness. Whatever the reason is that you exercise—or force yourself to be active—keep it up. It’s always worth it.
I hope you enjoy the stories in this week’s Roundup; they focus on a central theme of how exercise gives purpose.
FIT Summit Hails Myzone as Technology Company of the Year
At the 2021 Fitness & Wellness Awards of Excellence, hosted by FIT Summit, a panel of 93 judges named Myzone as the Technology Company of the Year. Club Industry reports that Myzone, an IHRSA member, topped 13 other nominees based on its successful commercial expansion, future scalability, technological advancement, perception as an industry gamechanger, positive return on investment to the customer, and the extent of industry collaboration. “This was an incredibly hard award to choose from; especially when technology and digital has accelerated so quickly in the past 12 to 15 months,” said Ross Campbell, founder and CEO of FIT Summit. “[Myzone has] really flown the flag for us in terms of being ambassadors and advocates for everything that's gone through the Marketplace.”