The world has gone through tremendous change in recent months and will continue to evolve as time allows. These changes have directly impacted the fitness industry by imposing temporary closures and restrictions to help maintain a safe and healthy environment for gym-goers when they return.
As excitement grows for facilities to re-open, the Core Health & Fitness team is dedicated to working with our valued partners to develop creative and safe ways to re-open. To best prepare for these changes in the fitness industry, Core can offer connections to many great solutions available to support businesses in this time. Below are several partners that offer innovative solutions to common fitness facility needs, post-COVID-19.
Floor Decals & Social Distancing Signage:
Aktiv: Aktiv can provide helpful solutions to show members proper health and safety guidelines while in the gym including correct distancing, sanitary equipment usage, customized floor, and window decals, and more. These visual aids will help guide members and staff regarding hygiene protocol and best practices.
Active Wellness: Active Wellness developed a “Reopening Signage Package” available to purchase online. The package includes posters, floor decals, distancing tape, and mirror clings for all areas of a facility.
CardioQube: CardioQube provides an easy, comfortable solution for all cardio equipment by creating an aerosol dispersion barrier to stop the viral spread in its tracks and help your members feel safe. It is a visually elegant enclosure constructed with a tough polycarbonate and a powerful antimicrobial utilizing silver ion technology.
Nationwide Displays: Nationwide displays offers a complete line of products to help your business adapt to a socially distant world. From partitions and barriers to online meeting backdrops, curbside shopping structures, sanitation stations, and more.
Air Quality & Purification Systems:
WellStat: WellStat offers an air quality, energy intelligence gateway for healthy buildings. This tool enables facilities to wirelessly monitor the air quality within their properties and allows them to successfully manage their energy outputs for efficiency.
RGF Environmental Group, Inc.: The REME HALO in-duct air purifying unit features higher Ionized Hydro-Peroxide output, which gives faster kill rates for microbial contaminants in the air as well as on surfaces. This higher output also drops more particulates from the air bringing relief to those who suffer from allergies and other respiratory issues.
Fitness Equipment Sanitization Solutions:
Heartline Fitness: Heartline offers fitness equipment maintenance including preventative maintenance, disinfection, and protection. They use EPA approved solutions in order to protect your users and reduce liability.
Fitnessmith: Fitnessmith offers a Disinfect and Protect service that reduces the likelihood of virus transmission in your facility. It’s a two part solution with disinfectant and protectant, aimed at keeping members, residents, guests and employees safe.
Asset Management Solution:
Ecofit: Ecofit has created a complementary tool to assist in the development of an optimized cardio equipment layout. Taking social distancing measures into account, this tool provides clubs with a strong baseline to determine the amount of equipment to provide to members upon reopening.
Riddell: Riddell, best known for their involvement in manufacturing football equipment, has stepped up to begin manufacturing face masks for daily wear.
Koral: Fitness brand Koral has created a breathable, sweat-wicking face mask designed specifically for working out. The masks are made from excess fabric scraps meaning they wick sweat just as well as the brand’s cult-favorite leggings to keep your face comfortable and dry.