Fitness

The Fitness Chain SoulCycle Files for an Initial Public Offering

8 hours 30 min ago
So popular is SoulCycle that customers eagerly arrange their schedules around openings for the week’s classes, with sessions regularly booked up within minutes. Now the popular indoor cycling fitness boutique is betting that stock market investors will ...
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Most fitness apps for iPhones fall short

9 hours 7 min ago
Only one of 30 popular free fitness apps for iPhones meets the majority of recommended guidelines for physical activity, a new study shows. When compared to the guidelines for aerobic exercise, strength or resistance, and flexibility, the top-scoring app ...
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SoulCycle: An explainer for those who never joined the fitness cult

10 hours 50 min ago
Your favorite spinning studio-slash-cult is going public. SoulCycle filed for an IPO on Thursday. The spinning studio — which was born in New York but has since expanded to a number of locations including the Hamptons, Los Angeles, and Boston — earned ...
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SoulCycle: An explainer for those who never joined the fitness cult

11 hours 26 min ago
Your favorite spinning studio-slash-cult is going public. SoulCycle filed for an IPO on Thursday. The spinning studio — which was born in New York but has since expanded to a number of locations including the Hamptons, Los Angeles, and Boston — earned ...
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Indoor Cycling Fitness Chain SoulCycle Files for IPO

11 hours 26 min ago
(Reuters) - Indoor cycling fitness chain SoulCycle Inc filed with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering of common stock, underscoring the rising popularity of boutique chains that cater to specific workout methods such as spinning, yoga and barre.
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Fitbit giving Garmin fits in the fitness market

11 hours 29 min ago
Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) is proving to be a tough competitor for Garmin (NASDAQ:GRMN) in the fitness tracker market. Garmin entered the market for health and activity trackers with high expectations, but its sales in the category slowed dramatically in the second ...
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Fitbit giving Garmin fits in the fitness market

11 hours 29 min ago
Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) is proving to be a tough competitor for Garmin (NASDAQ:GRMN) in the fitness tracker market. Garmin entered the market for health and activity trackers with high expectations, but its sales in the category slowed dramatically in the second ...
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Akshay Kumar shares ‘Brothers’ fitness tips with BizAsia

11 hours 55 min ago
Akshay Kumar who is getting ready for the release of his next release ‘Brothers’, out in August, shared some of his most notable fitness tips with BizAsia while he shot for the action flick. Speaking about his workout routine, Akshay Kumar said, “I ...
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Most fitness apps for iPhones fall short

11 hours 59 min ago
Only one of 30 popular free fitness apps for iPhones meets the majority of recommended guidelines for physical activity, a new study shows. When compared to the guidelines for aerobic exercise, strength or resistance, and flexibility, the top-scoring app ...
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A cheaper version of SoulCycle is taking over the fitness industry

12 hours 41 min ago
CycleBarInside a CycleBar studio. Soul Cycle filed to go public today. Indoor cycling, which has become all the rage with SoulCycle and Flywheel, is notoriously pricey. With $34 a pop Soul Cycle classes (not counting the $2 water and $3 shoe rental ...
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Life Fitness' Second Quarter Net Sales Increase to $173.8 Million, Plans Additional Expansion

12 hours 43 min ago
Life Fitness reported net sales of $173.8 million and operating earnings of $23.2 million in the second quarter of 2015, according to financials released Wednesday by parent company Brunswick, Lake Forest, Illinois. In addition, Brunswick, which purchased ...
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Life Fitness' Second Quarter Net Sales Increase to $173.8 Million, Plans Additional Expansion

12 hours 43 min ago
Life Fitness reported net sales of $173.8 million and operating earnings of $23.2 million in the second quarter of 2015, according to financials released Wednesday by parent company Brunswick, Lake Forest, Illinois. In addition, Brunswick, which purchased ...
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This $15 Chinese fitness band is seriously the greatest

15 hours 1 min ago
Remember fitness bands? Back in 2013, you couldn’t walk down the street in San Francisco or New York without seeing a half-dozen wrists encircled by Fitbits, Jawbone Ups, and other rubberized guilt cuffs. I had a fitness band. Actually, I had three.
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Hot Feet Fitness’ holding Grand Opening today at 4 p.m.

15 hours 39 min ago
Remember the corner shop on the north side of SW 152nd and Ambaum? Many of us still think of it as the home of the toy store Goodie Gumdrops or recall waiting in anticipation for the sadly short-lived Start Fresh Natural Market. If you’ve been past the ...
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Renovated fitness center to reopen

15 hours 41 min ago
The Bowling Green fitness center closed today, but will reopen Monday with more equipment and a new look. The original fitness center space shut down after heavy snow and rain damaged the area and the administrative offices in the F.O. Moxley Community Center.
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NEW FITNESS BUSINESS MODEL DELIVERS INCREASED REVENUE & STABILITY

17 hours 19 min ago
The business of fitness is big. In fact, the U.S. fitness industry is a $22 billion business enterprise, according to 2013 market research revenue data collected by the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA). For facility owners and ...
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Four fitness books to beat the heat

17 hours 26 min ago
In the past few weeks, Iowa has seen scorching temperatures and humidity so thick you can cut it with a knife. It isn’t surprising then if your motivation for working out has been at an all-time low — you’re not to blame. Most likely your ...
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Four fitness books to beat the heat

17 hours 26 min ago
In the past few weeks, Iowa has seen scorching temperatures and humidity so thick you can cut it with a knife. It isn’t surprising then if your motivation for working out has been at an all-time low — you’re not to blame. Most likely your ...
Categories: News

Four fitness books to beat the heat

17 hours 26 min ago
In the past few weeks, Iowa has seen scorching temperatures and humidity so thick you can cut it with a knife. It isn’t surprising then if your motivation for working out has been at an all-time low — you’re not to blame. Most likely your ...
Categories: News

Fitness fad brings nightclub vibe into health clubs

17 hours 37 min ago
More than 54 million Americans are paying to sweat at boutique studios, the fastest-growing part of the fitness industry, CBS News' Ben Tracy reports. One of the hottest and hardest workouts of the summer uses a machine you probably haven't seen since the ...
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