Fitness clubs have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. State and local governments shut gyms for months as the virus spread, with 17% of facilities in the U.S. closing down permanently last year, according to IHRSA, a health and fitness association.
IFIT, which owns NordicTrack, was recently valued in excess of $7 billion in its most recent round of funding in late 2020. Photo: iFit IFIT Health & Fitness Inc. will acquire Sweat, an online fitness training platform, ahead of an initial public
When Juan Carlos Zarate entered his 50s, his knees started to yell: Stop running. The longtime marathoner and cardiologist completed his final 26.2-mile race four years ago, at age 55. Like many former runners, he turned to road cycling as a low-impact
The U.S. Air Force this week will announce changes to its physical fitness test and will no longer require candidates to run. A senior spokesperson for the Air Force confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday that changes – designed to personalize the
Months spent working from home—not far from the pantry and couch—have left many feeling sluggish and not ready to ease into life as pandemic restrictions lift. But making small, simple adjustments to your fitness and eating routines can change how you look
Andy Murray has warned he does not know if his body will hold up before his latest comeback this week. But the former world No.1 insisted he has no plans to retire and still loves playing tennis. The double Wimbledon champion has
Some families stayed in touch during the pandemic with Zoom happy hours. Theresa Schubert connected with her five children and extended family through a 12-week virtual fitness challenge. “We live across the country but would post our daily workouts on a thread