Matrix Fitness Australia Blog

October 21, 2016

Matrix Gym Equipment on The Bachelorette

If you’re a fan of the series, then the hunky men of this season’s The Bachelorette need no introduction. For those of you who are new to the series, allow us to introduce a few of the Bachelors:

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Topics: Insider, Matrix Fitness, Bachelorette

July 27, 2017

Great sprinters are made not born: How to coach speed technique with the S-Drive Performance Trainer

It’s commonly thought that great sprinters are just those with superior genetics and talent for running. But is that really how Olympic athletes like Jamaica’s Usain Bolt came to be one of the greatest sprinters of all time? Reality is, there’s a whole lot more to becoming a great sprinter than just what you were born with; sprinting is a skill, not a talent.

Many athletes are brought up to run incorrectly from the get-go, and they never learn the proper techniques to maximise their speed. The prudent thing to do is reteach your clients and athletes how to run by mastering just a few basic techniques using the S-Drive Performance Trainer.
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Topics: Matrix Fitness, S-Drive Performance Trainer

October 5, 2016

Asset Management System Upgrade - Keeps you focused on your members, not your machines

The new operating system is more powerful, more flexible and free to current customers.

Matrix Fitness has upgraded its industry-leading Asset Management system with enhanced flexibility, expanded reporting capabilities and automated notifications that make it easier than ever for fitness facilities to keep all of their equipment in top condition. This upgrade is provided automatically and at no cost to customers already using the Asset Management system.

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Topics: Matrix Fitness, Asset Management

July 18, 2017

Group Treadmill Training - Certain to hit Australia soon

Did you know that group treadmill training is taking the Northern Hemisphere by storm and is certain to hit Australia soon - but what is it and expected results? 

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Topics: Matrix Fitness, Treadmill, Group Training

September 13, 2016

Behind the Scenes of The Bachelor Australia – Contestants train with Matrix Fitness

It's only a few weeks to go for The Bachelor Series 4, and fans have seen some electric moments shared between Richie Strahan and the bevy of beauties on the show.

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Topics: Matrix Fitness

September 7, 2016

How to use technology to retain members and drive revenue

As more and more people are wearing fitness trackers and smart watches and using apps to track their nutrition and workouts, there are opportunities for your business to tap in to this phenomenon and use technology to drive revenue and retention.

It could be easy to dismiss wearables as a fad, but they aren’t going away any time soon, and in fact they’ll probably only be improved on as technology advances, able to monitor more and more physical signs for their users.

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Topics: Matrix Fitness

May 17, 2017

How to Develop a Successful Small Group Training Program

Small group training is becoming more popular in the fitness and personal training industries, and is a fun and affordable option for your clients who are looking for new challenges.

Offering these programs essentially allows you to develop and target training programs to small groups from two to ten people who get the benefits of having a personal trainer, even if they cannot afford one for one-on-one sessions.

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Topics: Matrix Fitness

August 29, 2016

Benefits of introducing a bootcamp to your space

For gym owners, offering a boot camp program for your members makes great business sense. It’s a way to increase your revenue while also offering your patrons a unique, engaging and more personalised gym experience.

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Topics: Matrix Fitness

August 11, 2016

Hiring and training the right staff for your fitness facility

It is important to any business to get its staffing right. This is especially true in the fitness industry -  a great facility will start with great staff, every single time.

If you have the right team, you will reap the rewards. But the wrong team can have the opposite effect. If your team is tired and flat, isn’t energised, isn’t invested in growing the business, at the end of the day it Is going to affect your company’s bottom line.

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Topics: Matrix Fitness