Provincial Governments Close Gyms in Ontario, Quebec Hotspots as COVID-19 Cases Rise

Provincial Governments Close Gyms in Ontario, Quebec Hotspots as COVID-19 Cases Rise

Ontario Premier Doug Ford moved Ottawa, Toronto and Peel region to a ‘modified’ stage 2 on Saturday after the province reported a record 939 COVID-19 cases.   All indoor fitness facilities and studios will be required to close for 28 days, however outdoor training will continue to be permitted but limited to 25 participants. Team […]

New Federal Support Programs and Updates for Businesses Announced

New Federal Support Programs and Updates for Businesses Announced

The government plans to introduce legislation to provide support that would help these businesses safely get through the second wave of the virus and the winter, cover costs so they can continue to serve their communities, and be positioned for a strong recovery. The programs include a new Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy and extension of […]

IHRSA 2021 Announced for September 2021 in Los Angeles

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It’s time to plan to get back together in person. IHRSA 2021—our 40th anniversary show—will take place September 20-22, 2021 in Los Angeles, CA. For decades, the Annual IHRSA International Convention & Trade Show has brought the fitness industry together, harnessing our collective energy and passion in one place. It’s an event that global health […]

A Pandemic & Decades of Science Show Exercise Is Vital

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Activity levels are slumping, unhealthy lifestyles are on the rise, and a pandemic is ravaging the world. Tyler Cooper, M.D., MPH, shares how exercise can help improve quality and quantity of life. To counter the misconceptions and negative news—and mark health clubs as essential businesses—IHRSA is meeting with medical and health policy experts to get […]

The 5-Step Sales Process to Grow Your Gym

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Do you struggle with sales? Many gym owners do – and it’s easy to see why. They come from a training background, with experience and passion to help people reach fitness goals. Now, as business owners, they find they have to also learn how to sell, and it can be a challenge.  At Fitness Revolution, […]

Get Energized! 5 Tips to Create Energy in Your Virtual Presentations

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Whether you’re new to working remotely or have been doing it for years, you know one thing is true: Giving virtual presentations via Zoom and other online meeting platforms can be a challenge. Many professionals feel that online meetings lack the excitement and passion that comes naturally during face-to-face communication. And they’re right! The fact […]