August 2021 Spotlight Winner

August 31st, 2021 NIHCA $100 August Spotlight Challenge: “Show us a short video, highlighting your summer and how you brought back members into your fitness community at your facility.” Congratulations to Heroic Fitness in Harrisburg, SD   Heroic Fitness sent in a video to let us know that they have been working to bring members…

Hot Tub Rules and Policies

August 26th, 2021 If your facility has a hot tub, what are your policies regarding age and use of the hot tub? It is imperative that you clearly have your policies posted not only for employees to reference but also for your members to be able to review. We recommend at minimum to include the…

August 2021 Contest Winner

August 25th, 2021 Congratulations to Anytime Fitness in Watertown, SD. They won an IPad from NIHCA! Listen to what the GM had to say, “… The platform is very easy and the education is excellent…”. Thank you for the kind words, Anytime Fitness Watertown! We hope you enjoy the new IPad as we look forward…

Service Animal Policy

August 12th, 2021 Having a written policy and procedures book is always recommended, but one topic you may not have thought to include is your service pet policy. We have had clubs reach out for recommendations and we leaned on the NIHCA Networking Group for answers. Recognize service animals with definition If you have additional…

Take Action – GYMS Act

Working with our clubs and facilities is an honor and we have felt your struggles. Please take a moment to read this article and take action. Share it with your members! Let’s help each other by not waiting, but by taking action. ACT NOW by Pam Kufahl, Content Director at IHRSA The U.S. fitness industry…