Personal Trainers Are Amongst the Top Trends in Fitness and Health

What is currently the biggest trend in fitness in America? Well, according to the results from the 17th IDEA Fitness Programs & Equipment Trends Report, sharing a personal trainer in a group session is currently the most popular movement afoot. The association, which represents fitness professionals worldwide, collected data from more than 2,800 of its members to determine the state of the industry in the U.S.  

In crunching the numbers, a moving average methodology was deployed, which tracked the responses from personal trainers over a six-year period. Personal-training sessions with two or more participants sharing one trainer increased 10 percent in that time frame, while workouts with one trainer and three to five people increased by 18 percent.

James Rothaar

James has written content for and other leading online luxury lifestyle magazines. Rothaar previously served as the senior-tenured staff writer for JustLuxe, having worked with the digital magazine since 2005. He resides in Jacksonville, Florida, and works as an independent marketing consultant and freelance writer and copywriter. He is the co-owner of Wild Owl Digital, a boutique mar...(Read More)

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