Social Distancing Can Be the New Social Connecting

Social Distancing Can Be the New Social Connecting

  “Social Distance Group Fitness” - sounds like a great class, right? Due to the changes in the world, group fitness instructors are struggling to use fitness to connect and inspire participants. 

How to Reset During Stress

Make the Most of Change and Hitting Reset

Do you struggle with change? Are you a person who likes to know what to expect and feels out of sorts when things don’t go as planned? Today, Angie talks about the benefit of being out of a routine, ...

Group Fitness Audition

Audition-Ready! Experts' Secrets on How to Stand Out

Perhaps one of the most nerve-wracking aspects of being a group fitness instructor is the all-important audition. Demonstrating your suitability and skill as an instructor to a club owner or manager ...

Indoor Cycling Inspiration

A Simple Meditation You Can Do at Home

With the current situation we find ourselves in, is it is a good time to talk about improving our own mental wellness, and in turn passing this along to our participants. There's value in respecting ...

Group Fitness Instructors

Tips from A Tribe of Seasoned Instructors

Group Fitness Instructors have a unique skill set; they’re the masters of multitasking. They can effectively entertain, motivate, relate, count, smile, and point all at the same time while they have ...

Man sitting on ground and looking at phone

Social Media and Body Image: #Fitspiration at Its Worst

As a nutrition expert, you have the privilege of helping your clients form a positive relationship with their diet. Food is fuel. But food is (seemingly) fattening. If you think you are too fat, the ...

AFAA Yoga Instructor

Teaching a Candlelight Yoga Class in a Fitness Setting

There are essential factors to consider before scheduling and teaching a gentle candlelight yoga class in a fitness setting. One reason for this is that not all corporate and commercial fitness ...

Group Fitness Class

What Are the AFAA 5 Questions™ and Why Do They Matter?

One of the most important responsibilities of the group exercise instructor is to perform the proper “standard of care” in our delivery of services (Herbert, 2010). In fact, using “pre-activity ...

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