Monthly Archives: January 2015
Top runners already know: Cybex’s top-of-the-line treadmill, the Cybex 770T, is an incredible machine offering durability, stability, greater comfort, and more entertainment options than any other Cybex treadmill. Regardless of size, weight or experience level, runners love the smooth, comfortable ride with minimal stress, impact, and shock. Now Cybex introduces two new features for the 770TContinue reading..
2015 is now in full force but as we continue to delve into the year the commercial fitness industry will spring board itself to the forefront of the technological frontier. From increased digital engagement to group fitness accessories this years commercial fitness trends are sure to spread quickly. Small Group Training Small group training taps into an important sense of “tribal belongingContinue reading..
What do you get when you combine 5,000 square feet awaiting state of the art fitness machinery and commercial sales representative, Rob Killen? Simple, a bay view, top of the line fitness facility complete with durable, easy to use, and easy to maintain equipment. Bay Creek Beach Club and Fitness Center, a training mecca for golf and fitness enthusiasts—as well as a place for families toContinue reading..
What makes HOIST so hot? The reason is simple: Hoist is unmatched in its absolute focus on strength training perfection. Joey Osborne, Hoist’s Director of Dealer Sales—North America, explains why: “Only about 20% of the fitness industry is comprised of strength training equipment—the majority (close to 80%) is cardio. It speaks volumes that for 37 years, Hoist has remained entirelyContinue reading..
Worried about your facility’s high energy costs? Try the Treadmill Saver. This incredible device is not only proven to reduce electricity bills, it’s also a game-changer when it comes to extending the life of your treadmills. Just ask the folks at the Medical Education Training Center (METC) at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, TX. See how by installing the Treadmill Saver onto theirContinue reading..
Each month, Gym Source is featuring an employee who exemplifies the passion for fitness innovation and dedication to customer service for which the company is known. Employee: Brian “Doc” McCourt Location: Gym Source Warehouse in Teterboro, NJ Quotable: “I enjoy being part of the process that brings customers the best fitness equipment in the industry.” As the ReceivingContinue reading..
A great weight bench is arguably the most vital piece of equipment in any home gym—so much so, that when we help clients design a home or commercial gym, it’s often the first place we start. But what makes a weight bench worthy of such high honor? Here’s what to look for when making your first weight bench purchase. First, a better bench will have less bolts and more welds. Simply put, aContinue reading..
Life can get chaotic. Between getting the kids to school, getting yourself to work, and putting healthy meals on the table, your exercise routine may not always get the attention it deserves. If you’re short on time but still want to stay fit, we love this comprehensive workout from the American Council on Exercise (ACE). According to ACE, combination exercises—those that work multipleContinue reading..
When you invest in a treadmill, you want to ensure that you’re buying the best machine available. Which begs the question: How, exactly, are the “best” treadmills defined? At Gym Source, we define the “best” treadmills as those demonstrating superior biomechanics, durability and value. Using those criteria—and depending on your personal priority or preference—your “best”Continue reading..
High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) is a mainstay workout for many treadmill enthusiasts. Now, however, more athletes are discovering even better performance results when doing their HIIT workouts on a Cybex Arc Trainer. Most notably, hard core athletes like professional beach volleyball player Christal Engle are finding that nothing beats the Arc for increasing vertical leap using HIIT.Continue reading..
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