The American Council on Exercise is a nonprofit fitness certification, education and training provider with more than 85.000 certified professionals who hold more than 90.000 ACE certifications. Founded in 1985, American Council on Exercise s national headquarters is located in San Diego.
The Fitness Show Australia is Australia’s largest fitness and health event and is owned and organised by Reed Exhibitions Australia. Held annually at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre in Darling Harbour, the three-day expo attracted 29.000 industry professionals in 2012. In addition to exhibitors showcasing products, services, techniques and solutions, the Australian Fitness & Health Expo provides visitors with access to seminars, product launches, fashion parades and body building demonstrations.
The Australian Institute of Fitness is a privately owned, registered training organisation, and the largest fitness training organisation in Australia. Beginning operations as the Health Studio Attendants course in Perth in 1979, the Institute became Australias first national fitness training provider in 2000, with the merger of five state-based fitness training programs.
The Australian Institute of Personal Trainers is a privately owned registered training organisation that offers health, wellness and fitness qualifications online and face to face.
Be Military Fit, or BMF, is a private company which runs outdoor group fitness classes in 140 public parks and outdoor spaces across the United Kingdom. The classes are predominantly led by former or serving members of the British Armed Forces. BMF was founded in 1999 as British Military Fitness and pioneered the concept of group classes for outdoor fitness in the United Kingdom. In September 2018 it was purchased by NM Capital and Bear Grylls Ventures and re-branded as Be Military Fit.
F3 Nation, or F3, is a network of free, peer-led workouts for men in the United States with an estimated 20.000 active participants. These participants can be found at approximately 1.500 workout locations in 30 different U.S. states. The F3 name is an initialism, which stands for fitness, fellowship and faith, referring to the groups three organizing principles. F3 is affiliated with FiA, or Females in Action, a network of free, peer-led workouts for women. Each man participating in an F3 workout is assigned a nickname which hell use during subsequent workouts. F3 began in 2011, in North ...
Girls on the Run is a non-profit program that works to encourage the development of self-respect and healthy lifestyles in pre-teen girls through dynamic, interactive lessons as well as through running games, all of which culminates in a celebratory 5k run. The organizations curricula seek to address all aspects of the girls development in order to enhance their physical, emotional, mental, social, and spiritual well-being while establishing a lifetime appreciation towards health and fitness. Local chapters called "councils" operate under an umbrella organization, Girls on the Run Internat ...
Honduras Activate is a health initiative created by Juan Orlando Hernandez in order to promote physical activity and a healthy life style among the Honduran population. Honduras Activate aims to reduce significantly the amount of non-communicable chronic diseases such as hypertension, obesity, diabetes, among others. The program has gained both domestic and international recognition, with the PAHO and WHO praising the initiative and its goals.
Life Fitness is an American fitness equipment company that specializes in the production and distribution of equipment such as stationary bikes and treadmills. They developed the industrys first electronic stationary bicycle. As of 2015, the company has over 1.700 employees and twelve manufacturing facilities around the world.
The National Personal Training Institute is private for-profit school with multiple locations in the United States that provide students with the education and training to become certified personal trainers. It is a 500 or 600 hour-long program that can be completed within 4, 6 or 12 months. The course covers roughly 100 hours of exercise program design, 100 hours of nutrition, 100 hours of anatomy and physiology, and 200 hours of practical experience. A part of each day is spent in a classroom setting learning the academic information and the remainder of each day is spent in a gym settin ...