Chris Solarz breaks World Record on Technogym treadmill
Breaking a World Record is all in a day’s work for Chris Solarz, a hedge-fund analyst from the United States, who just claimed his sixth World Record at the Fitness Factory in Edgewater, New Jersey. Most people aspire to beat their own personal records; however, this is just not the case for Chris Solarz whose past World [...]
NEW YEAR, NEW LIFE!
Just left behind the Christmas period and begin the New Year’s resolutions: to stop smoking, go to the gym, be better people … In short, make a change in our life that makes us better. Something is very common that people start looking forward these initiatives, but unfortunately ends by abandoning for lack of motivation. [...]
Technogym unveils Google Glass controlled treadmill at CES
With over 3,200 exhibitors and more than 152,000 attendees, the internationally renowned Consumer Electronics Show displays the latest technology innovations and advancements across an array of industries. This year’s CES was no different with plenty of new technologies and gadgets from drones to 3D printing to “driverless” cars. In particular, the fitness technology section was especially [...]
Technology creates ‘Wellness Hub’ at Abilene Christian University
Health and fitness data is becoming more and more prevalent and accessible. The possibilities to calculate, monitor and assess are numerous, such as measuring RPM on a Group Cycle, tracking heart rate on a Run Now or recording laps swam onto the mywellness app, just to name a few. Whether viewing information on paper, PC [...]
Looking back: the best of 2013
The year 2013 marked a busy time filled with plenty of excitement around new products, attending various events throughout the world and starting new initiatives to get all populations to start moving more. From making more headway in terms of integrated fitness technology to celebrating a significant birthday, Technogym had a great year and looks [...]
At Technogym we are honoured to have Dr John Searle, OBE as our guest blogger today. Awarded the OBE in 1998 for services to medicine and the Hospice Movement, Dr Searle is one of the most prominent personalities in health and medicine in the UK.
Dr Searle began his career in the NHS where he worked as a consultant anaesthetist and intensive care consultant at both local and national levels for 25 years. A qualified personal trainer and fitness instructor, he served from 2009 to 2011 [...]
Set to officially open this summer, Technogym now boasts a state-of-the-art Wellness Showroom at its new UK offices in Bracknell, Berkshire.
Designed to reflect the iconic architecture of the Technogym Village, the company’s global headquarters and the world’s first Wellness Campus, the UK Showroom is set to be a Wellness hub. It will be a best practice showcase of our product port-folio, a training centre for staff and customers, a meeting venue as well as a showcase of our equipment and technologies, across all of Technogym’s [...]
Get Berkshire Active, one of Technogym UK’s nominated charities for 2014, held its second annual Berkshire Inspiration and Participation Awards on Friday 7th February at the Blue Mountain Golf Club and Conference Centre in Binfield.
As one of the key sponsors of the event—Technogym sponsored the Sports Personality of the Year award, the biggest award of the night—we were there in full force, with our own seating: the Wellness Ball Active Sitting!
We experienced an immensely motivational speech from former British Paralympics rower and wheelchair basketball player [...]
Exercising at the gym provides plenty of opportunities to measure your health levels whether viewing calories burned on the treadmill, tracking pounds lifted and more through data collection with the mywellness cloud; but what about when away from the gym?
Technogym’s latest integration with Fitbit gives users another way to integrate their healthy activities when away from the gym with their activity at the gym in one place through the mywellness cloud.
FitBit, one of the leaders in the connected health and fitness industries, has developed several versions [...]