Green Gyms: Paving the Way

One question I am asked frequently is: If you were one of the first green gyms in the country, how did you figure out what to do? The answer mostly comes down to trial and error as well as listening to members and watching members. One of the biggest things we did...

Go Green Tips for the Gym

What are some small things that gyms can do to be more green?   Here are four go green tips for your gym: Get green cleaning products. I like Coastwide Industries products. They clean just as well but are less toxic. Get an energy meter. Have one of your...

SportsArt: Woodinville, WA

I recently visited the SportsArt headquarters in Woodinville, WA. I was pumped to see and use some of the grid-tied electricity-generating exercise equipment they offer. It is very cool because they are the only company manufacturing this kind of equipment. First, I...

Green Hotel Practices: A Step Further

  Green hotel practices are becoming the norm these days. This is great. In fact, I was recently at a hotel in Northwest Washington and had a “Go Green” card on my bed. It explained that in an effort to institute green hotel practices and in the name of...

Movement and Learning

Read and Ride Programs Understand the Connection Between Movement and Learning Science is cool! Science has offered us so many exciting discoveries throughout the history of the world. Some of the latest science shows that movement and learning have a pretty cool...