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The Emergence of Striking and Boxing in Gym and Clubs

By Ben McDonald Jab, cross, hook and uppercut, the sweet science of boxing has risen in popularity from back alley gyms dedicated to the art of pugilism to the shiny...

Skill Acquisition – How to Become Your Best Self in the Fitness Industry

By Karyn Silenzi, canfitpro PRO TRAINER Anyone who works in the fitness industry has an innate desire to better the world. We want our clients to move better, we want...

Business Member Spotlight: Fight Fitness

What type of Facility are you?   We are a Fitness Studio. Tell us about your business? Fight Fitness is the leading fitness company helping people make the difficult look easy....

New NPE Podcast: Secrets to Their Fitness Business Success

Take your fitness business to the next level!  Our business education partner NPE has just launched their new “Secrets to Their Fitness Business Success” Podcast and canfitpro’s COO Mo Hagan...

Top 5 Do’s and Don’ts When Hiring Fitness Professionals

Are you sabotaging your staff recruiting process? Make your hiring bulletproof with these insights. 1 Don’t: Ask them where they see themselves in 3 to 5 years. Do: Ask them...

Vendor Spotlight: Altitude Athletic Training

What type of facility are you? Gym/Studio. Tell us about your business? We are a high performance training gym with an altitude training chamber. What attracted you to the fitness...

Start and Grow a Profitable Fitness Business–and Increase Your Profits, Revenue, and Happiness

Many fitness professionals dream of starting and growing their own fitness business. They’ve put a lot of investment (both time and money) into getting certified … and they’re excited to...

Business Member Spotlight: City of Mississauga

What type of facility are you? Municipal Recreation Tell us about your business? City of Mississauga fitness and therapeutic programs are part of the municipal recreation division. We have 13...

Developing Your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

By Judith Humphrey During the 30 years that I was building my company, I became increasingly tired and stressed. There were plenty of gyms near me, but I regarded them...

Music Licensing Simplified

Can you imagine a fitness class without music? Probably not, because music and exercise are a natural fit. While it’s important that you put music to work in your classes...

Business Member Spotlight: 360 Athletics

Business Name: 360 Athletics What type of business are you? Fitness Equipment Tell us about your business. Headquartered in Oakville, Ontario, 360 Athletics has been Canada’s most trusted wholesale equipment...

Why is the Boutique Biz Booming?

By Matthew Taub This past weekend I was a presenter at the Canadian fitness professional conference, canfitpro 2019. One of the presentations I was asked to do was a panel...

canfitpro 2019 – A Few of My Favourite Things!

By Kathleen Trotter, PTS I have been attending the Toronto canfitpro conference for just shy of 20 years, the last ten with my colleague and dear friend Harry. This weekend...

Business Member Spotlight – Bloor Street Fitness & Boxing

Tell us about your business? Bloor Street Fitness & Boxing was opened in 1994 by former national lightweight champion Paul Ryan. The gym began as a non-profit organization to help...

canfitpro Toronto Tradeshow: A Great Place To Do Business!

By Jake Rondot HK Canada has partnered with canfitpro for over 20 years and in that time has not missed attending the Toronto conference tradeshow with an exhibitor booth.  As...