Friday, April 16, 2010

Why Is The Gym So Crowded?

“I bumped arms with a woman over the weekend in a yoga class where mats were covering every inch of floor space. I thought the New Year’s Resolutions were supposed to have been postponed to 2011 by now. One instructor mentioned that she attended a training where participants were told that classes are staying crowded because of the high unemployment rate. In other words, more members have time to work out. Turns out, despite the recession, last year was a strong year for the gym industry and this year is looking even better. A report released this month by the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association found that total gym revenue increased by 3.8 percent...

http://healthyliving.freedomblogging.com/2010/04/16/why-is-the-gym-so-crowded/18817