How to Build a Functional Fitness Program in Your Health Club

How to Build a Functional Fitness Program in Your Health Club

The popularity of functional training isn’t slowing down. These workouts, usually conducted in small group training (SGT) classes, continue to build followers, especially among Millennials and Generation Z. The trend has been well-documented by IHRSA researchers, who...
Four Key Fitness Facility Pain Points – Solved!

Four Key Fitness Facility Pain Points – Solved!

At Aktiv, our mission is to solve for issues and pain points that fitness facilities face daily – and offer solutions. Enter ACADEMY Studio. ACADEMY was born from our years of experience in designing safe, functional and revenue generating spaces. We’ve vetted out the...
YMCAs are Getting FUNctional!

YMCAs are Getting FUNctional!

Michelle Dengler, Senior Director of Healthy Lifestyles for YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles discusses challenges – and solutions – for YMCAs today. Nearly 20 years ago, when the words “core & functional training” were just starting to be heard within the fitness...
AKTIV LAUNCHES ACADEMY STUDIO

AKTIV LAUNCHES ACADEMY STUDIO

ACADEMY Studio is a new, turn-key functional studio solution designed by the experts at Aktiv. We’ve optimized and created a training environment to include digital programming, tailored equipment, rigging and flooring that together foster guidance, socialization, and...