It’s no surprise exercise habits have changed. Sarah Marion, Ph.D., director of syndicated research at Murphy Research, notes that gyms and health clubs should leverage what makes their facility unique and worth visiting.
The global health and fitness industry is experiencing successes and ongoing challenges throughout each region. Here’s a glimpse into what you can find in The 2022 IHRSA Global Report.
A retrospective observational study from Kaiser Permanente shows that those who consistently met physical activity guidelines before their COVID-19 diagnosis were about 2.5 times less likely to die.
Here are five research reports showing how different fitness industry groups rank exercise activities and trends for 2022.
Data from the largest syndicated health and wellness tracker provides information on what factors people look for before joining a gym or studio.
Key findings of a recent John W. Brick Foundation report reviewing 30 years’ worth of studies and what this data means for fitness industry professionals.
The 2021 IHRSA Global Report takes a deep dive into the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the fitness industry and its current path to recovery.
Current evidence suggests physical activity and exercise benefit mental health. In June 2021, the John W. Brick Foundation released their Move Your Mental Health Report, a scoping review of studies conducted over the last thirty years. This article outlines the key findings of the report and what this data means for fitness industry professionals.
It is through the support of the health and fitness industry community and research that relief efforts continue.
More studies are revealing the effectiveness of wearing face coverings to stem the spread of COVID-19. Learn what researchers are discovering as you develop your health club's mask policy.