How to Help Gym Members with Accountability

Accountability and fitness go together like blender bottles and protein powder. When people join your gym, they’re looking for a place where they can confidently achieve their fitness goals — with plenty of support in tow. So how can you help gym members with accountability? Merriam-Webster defines accountability as “an obligation or willingness to accept […]

How Your Gym Can Increase Revenue Using Point of Sale

If you’re wholly focused on increasing revenue by increasing membership at your gym, you could be overlooking a powerful existing source of revenue: your current members! You can easily sell classes, merchandise, and more to your members by using point of sale (POS) software. When done right and properly managed, retail sales could account for […]

5 Key Takeaways About Data and Automation in the Fitness Industry

Over the past few years, there has been a growing adoption of digital transformation and the collection of data digitally in the fitness industry. Consumer data provides powerful insight into trends, preferences, and buyer preferences, not to mention it can help pave the way to success by allowing your club to make data-driven decisions. Club […]

The Future of Fitness: Looking Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic

In March 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic took hold around the world, gyms and studios closed their doors for months. Many major chains, including Gold’s Gym and 24-Hour Fitness, declared bankruptcy because of the financial impact of the pandemic on their businesses. Other gyms remained open but with vastly different operating models than before.   By […]

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 […]

Streaming Online Classes During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses to rethink how they can survive during these unprecedented times.  Online training and classes have proven to be a significant resource for health clubs and martial arts studios. However, you may be under the impression that it’s an expensive undertaking. The reality is that you can stream classes and […]

Great Ideas for Your Business During COVID-19

We’ve received great feedback, suggestions, ideas and business tips from our clients. We will continue to share and hope you can implement them into your business plan. Today, we’re going to dive into some more details and break down some of the suggestions we sent previously.   Start by placing a message on the homepage of […]

ASF’S COVID-19 Impact & Support Guide

This is a stressful time for you and your customers. We hope that we can be helpful to you as you navigate the uncertain path of the COVID-19 virus and how it might impact your business in the coming weeks.  As we know, COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation and ASF has prepared a comprehensive […]