Posts Tagged ‘trainer’

Attract New Members With Portals. Part 2

Friday, October 5th, 2012

When offering potential club members a solution, a marketing piece could be developed that states, “Need to lose 10 pounds before that important occasion in your life? A complete six-week program is designed to get the quickest results possible. No membership necessary. All-inclusive course includes personal training, nutritional program, supplements and a workout log.” (more…)

Playing Football with An Injury

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Ask the Fitness Expert

Dear Expert:

My son, a starting senior on the high school football team, sprained his ankle in a football game two weeks ago. When it swelled up the night after the game, we took him to the doctor, who told him it was a sprain, put him on crutches and prescribed Motrin. The orthopedic surgeon recommended that my son sit out the next game. My son plays defensive tackle and uses his injured foot as a plant, so he decided not to play. The coaches were upset, however. Should my son have taken the chance, or was it better to give his ankle another week to heal? (more…)