Bang for Your Buck

Posted by Georgette Pann
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Bang for Your Buck  By Greg Justice Why do you run boot camps?  Is it the energy created from a group dynamic, or perhaps the cost efficient nature of starting a business on a shoestring budget?  If you’re like me, the answer is a resounding ‘YES’ to both, and the fact that you can generate more revenue per session than traditional personal training.    Don’t get me wrong, this isn’t a “bash personal training’, or “personal fitness training is dead” article, as it’s Read more [...]

51 Reasons to Stop Doing Cardio in Your Bootcamps

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51 Reasons to Stop Doing Cardio in Your Bootcamps Mike Whitfield, CTT Author, Workout Finishers 2.0 System   Looking back at my years as a fitness trainer and bootcamp coach, it’s really fun to see how far bootcamps have come along. But unfortunately, some things haven’t changed.   It’s almost like we’re programmed as bootcamp coaches to do this standard bootcamp workout:   Warm-up Workout Cardio   The last one is the most boring form of “working Read more [...]

Weird “Finisher” for Bootcamps (Video)

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Categorized Under: Bootcamp exercise Ideas, Bootcamp Exercises, Bootcamp Workouts, fitness bootcamp, fitness bootcamp videos, Fitness Business
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Weird “Finisher” for Bootcamps   Mike Whitfield, CTT Author, Workout Finishers 2.0   “Intervals are so 2010” – Craig Ballantyne at the TT Summit in 2012.   Yeah, at this point, I would say that “interval training” are cds while finishers are downloadable mp3s.   That’s what fitness is all about. We learn and then apply to help our clients get better results in less time. Thankfully, thanks to breakthrough research, there’s a new and yet refreshing way Read more [...]

How to Market Your Fitness Buisness to Boomers

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How to Market Your Fitness Buisness to Boomers   I want to get you thinking about how you can fill your bootcamp or group training programs with clients in their 60s!   Trust me I have heard it all before, I might break them, they might die, old people can’t work out hard….yada, yada, yada.   If you are still believing that you haven’t seen Jane Fonda lately she is showing how fit and awesome your seventies can be!   I am not talking about trying to recruit clients who are Read more [...]

One Way to Niche Your Bootcamp

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Senior Fitness is Dead, But Bootcamps could and should be Booming with Boomers! guest post by Dan Ritchie, PhD, CSCS In case you didn’t know I have trained clients of all ages, even athletes, and used to own 2 bootcamps.   My specialty really is training boomers and seniors though.   That is where my passion lies.   I am sorry Fat loss, weight loss just bores me.   I mean really I hate to say it but in my opinion most people weigh what they really want to weigh.   They want to be Read more [...]

Is your Bootcamp prepared for the Boomer Explosion?

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Is your Bootcamp prepared for the Boomer Explosion   There is a Booming Giant sitting at our doorstep, but 85% of the Fitness Industry is not paying attention!        In 2013 Baby Boomers will be turning 68 years old.  The largest segment in our economy, with the largest percentage of wealth will be turning to the fitness industry for help with their aging bodies.  The estimates are that 75% of the U.S. wealth is controlled by Baby Boomers, if you add in the people over 68, Read more [...]

Facebook Marketing For Fit Pros

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Why Your Facebook Page Isn't Growing -And How To Fix It Do you run a Facebook page? If so, is the page growing by 50-150 new “likes” a day and is there constant interaction on your page? If so, great; you are probably doing something right. If not, my guess is that you’re focusing too much on one third of the puzzle. All effective Facebook pages have 3 pieces of content. Too often, page owners focus on one and ignore the other two. The most effective pages use all 3 in a systemized and Read more [...]

Are You Using a Ranking System in Your Camp? PART 2

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 Are You Using a Ranking System in Your Camp?-PART 2 I have been running a ranking system in my gym for a little over a year now and the feedback I have received from my clients is amazing.   My clients are more motivated and getting better results because they have new short-term goals every few months.   This can be used with Group Training Sessions, Boot Camps, and even One on One clients. Using rank structure within your fitness business builds a strong sense of belonging, which Read more [...]

Are You Using a Ranking System in Your Camp? PART 1

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Are You Using a Ranking System in Your Camp? PART 1  Hey guys and gals, Sgt Nick Rians here. If you are running Boot Camps or Group Training Sessions, then I have a little secret to share with you.   First off, I want you to imagine you are on a Marine Corps base. I want you visualize seeing these warriors running obstacle courses, hiking 80lbs packs up vertical cliffs, being nearly drown in pool training because they are pushing their bodies beyond what they thought was possible.   Now Read more [...]