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Important Fitness People; Marietta Mehanni


Following a recent Aqua Fitness forum, we decided we needed to provide a regular voice for all Group Fitness Instructors in our weekly newsletter. To make this happen, we’ve enlisted the undisputed heavy weight in this line of work, Marietta Mehanni, to join our writing team. For those that may not have heard of Marietta (it could happen), the following blog gives some insight into her passion for all things ‘group fitness’. Continue reading

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FITREC is a registration service for the Australian fitness industry.

On a broad scale, we’ve improved transparency and accountability in an effort to inspire greater respect from the general public and allied health professionals.

More immediately, this same transparency and accountability allows accomplished professionals to shine, it provides an effective recruiting tool for industry employers and aids in the management of staff education and certification.

Increasingly, our commercial URL was failing to reflect our greater purpose.  Continue reading

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A Simple Method for Engaging Clients


Welcome to the eighth in the series on Client Retention – A Psychological Perspective provided by psychologist, Kate Swann. Kate is a co-author of The Ultimate Guide to Training Overweight and Obese Clients (available free for FITREC professionals). 

Take it away Kate…

In this article, I’m going to take a leaf out of Sherlock Holmes’ notebook and explore how to become a detective.

Now you might be thinking: what does being curious and listening hard to the smallest of details have to do with fitness training? Everything, people, everything. Continue reading

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We Need Leaders, Not Gurus


Bobby Cappuccio is world renowned for innovative thinking in fitness. He’s a co-founder of PTA Global and continues to pack rooms at fitness conventions all over the world. It is truly a pleasure to feature this guest post by Mr Bobby Cappuccio.

Guru’s Suck!

If you’re someone who is currently following a particular guru, that statement may be offensive, possibly blasphemous. Continue reading

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FITREC – A Registration Service Suited to Group Exercise Instructors.


Registration has long been an essential part of Group Exercise Instruction.

At FITREC we want fitness registration to be more than a tick of approval. Below are key points we associate with being a Group Exercise Instructor along with some ideas as to how FITREC can help (or add value). Continue reading

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Boutique gym / Personal Training studio for Sale – Williamstown, VIC.

Hi folks, with regards to any of these articles about businesses for sale, please conduct your due diligence, which includes speaking to someone with proven experience in this area, before signing anything. Cheers, D.

We have a boutique gym and personal training studio, located in the stunning bayside suburb of Williamstown (VIC), available for sale.  It’s situated in the centre of bustling Ferguson Street.  This is a Family owned and run business. Continue reading