GYMS Act Aimed to Provide Financial Relief to the Fitness Industry

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ASF, Club OS, ClubWise, and My PT Hub are proud to join forces with gyms, equipment manufacturers, and our fellow software providers to promote The Gym Mitigation and Survival Act (GYMS Act). Thank you to the U.S. Reps. Mike Quigley (D-IL) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) for advocating for the bill. It is more important than […]

Digital Trends and Transformations for the Fitness Industry

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As 2021 nears ever closer, many gym owners are preparing to fully immerse themselves in what has quickly become a new era for the fitness industry. The pandemic played a huge role in transforming club operators’ priorities and operational systems throughout 2020.  While the need to socially distance was a key driver in many gyms […]

Gym Technology Defined: What is GymTech?

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It was mid-January when some of us from Club OS and ASF met outside a warehouse in Littleton, Colo. The purpose was to review the final stages of construction for an enormous tradeshow booth.   Within the two organizations, one a marketing and sales tool and the other a club management and billing solution, there had been talks about combining […]

The Real Value of Member Management

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Whether you own a fitness center, gym, health club, or another kind of subscription-based business, you know just how important it is to ensure memberships are converted into revenue. A combination of strategic procedures, technological innovations, and skilled individuals are necessary to make this happen. As a whole system, this process is known as revenue-cycle […]

The Benefits of a Customizable Class Scheduler

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On-demand workouts have taken the fitness industry by storm and are now more important than ever with the necessity of virtual classes during a global pandemic. Fitness clubs have been waging with fierce competition from streaming workout providers such as Peloton and Daily Burn. During a pandemic, virtual offerings and tasks such as managing a […]

Reopening: How the Fitness Industry is Moving Forward

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As we’re all aware, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced fitness clubs in the U.S. to limit or change operations. With the reopening of some cities and states, we wanted to check in with the fitness industry to see how they have been handling these changes. We surveyed our customers and prospects to gain a better […]

6 Tips to Help Transition to Reopening

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We all know that the fitness industry has been rattled by COVID-19. Everyone has most likely been affected financially, personally, or mentally in our industry. As we navigate these turbulent times, it’s important that we check-in on one another, help out where we can, and keep our eyes on a brighter future. Our sister-company, GoodTherapy, […]

Announcement: No Late Fees or Return Items

ASF recognizes the impact that COVID-19 is having on your business and your members. We’ve been extensively reviewing the evolving situation, during this unprecedented pandemic. For facilities that have decided to continue processing membership dues, beginning in April, ASF will no longer charge any Late Fees or Return Item Fees to members that are continuing […]

Announcement: Membership Collections in Reserve for 30 Days

Due to COVID-19, our industry is facing unprecedented challenges. Many clubs are temporarily—or, in some cases, permanently—closing their doors. In doing our part to preserve your business and contribute to the sustainability and longevity of the industry we all love so dearly, we are making some changes to mitigate liability in these uncertain times. We […]

Schedule Online Classes & Training for FREE!

COVID-19 has forced our industry to quickly make significant changes to our business plans. Listening to feedback from our clients and understanding the shift in services, ASF has moved quickly to release this new product enhancement to our Scheduler application. We’re excited to announce that ASF clients can now schedule online streaming events using our […]