Monthly Archives: November 2012
Summary Gym Source, the nation’s leading provider of innovative fitness solutions, is now a sponsoring partner of Barclays Center and the Brooklyn Nets NBA basketball franchise. As such, Gym Source becomes a valued fitness equipment supplier and service provider to the Nets’ training room. Dateline/Lead Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) November 28, 2012 – Gym Source is thrilled to announce itsContinue reading..
Thinking trim this holiday season? Tap into your mobile device! With hundreds of health and fitness apps available, there’s something right for you. Here’s a list of our top-10 favorite fitness apps right here: iOS AppsNike Training Club (Free)—Get workouts tailored to your specific goals (including videos showing how to do the exercises), plus point-based incentives to make exercisingContinue reading..
The Crossfit craze is stronger than ever, but just how safe is this training technique? Coach Michael Boyle, a recognized thought leader in the world of fitness, speaks out against the ‘random’ nature of Crossfit training—and takes issue with the definition of ‘training to fail’ utilized by diehard Crossfit fans. Some Crossfit fans agree—others don’t—and emotions are running hot.Continue reading..
If you monitor heart rate to measure your fitness, more options are available than ever before. One of the best we’ve seen is the Scosche RHYTHM Armband Pulse Monitor. First, the RHYTHM Pulse Monitor provides a very accurate heart rate reading—without the bulky chest straps found on conventional monitors. What’s more, the RHYTHM Pulse Monitor can wirelessly integrate with your smartphone orContinue reading..
Just how innovative is the new Octane LateralX? Not only is it recognized by Club Industry as the “Best of the Best” elliptical trainer for 2012, but it’s also among a lineup of leading-edge ellipticals from Octane Fitness that FIT-PROF—a respected fitness review board—named as the ‘Head of the Class choice’ for BEST Commercial Ellipticals. The LateralX is a complete reinvention ofContinue reading..
When entrepreneurs Michael Visconti and Steve Login were considering the best location for Golf & Body NYC, their state-of-the-art golf and fitness facility, they chose the heart of Midtown Manhattan. And when it came time to design the fitness rooms, source the right equipment and install the machines inside this exclusive club, they chose Gym Source. They couldn’t be more pleased. InContinue reading..
In Oprah Winfrey’s annual list of Oprah’s Favorite Things which this year features the Octane Q37 elliptical trainer—Ms. Winfrey asks: "Why not give the gift of good health?" Why not, indeed? The Q37 is ramped up and ready to take your workout to the next level. Finally, get the results you’ve been trying to find for years…in less time, with greater comfort. Says Bob Greene, Ms.Continue reading..
I’m always impressed when everyday technology is applied to fitness—particularly to something as important as heart rate monitoring. That’s why the Scosche RHYTHM Armband Pulse Monitor is one of my new favorites. First and foremost, the RHYTHM Pulse Monitor provides a very accurate heart rate reading. Even without the bulky cheststraps found on conventional monitors, the RHYTHM PulseContinue reading..