Questions Answered by Nancy

Ideas for holding independent fitness classes?

6 Answers | Asked by Christy Sanchez 6 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 2 days ago
Granges, schools, church halls, martial arts studios, dance studios, senior centers. I've had the best luck renting bal... read more

will you have promotional sessions offered at the convention this year??

2 Answers | Asked by yvonne bennett-niang 2 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 2 days ago
I've never been to an IDEA World where there hasn't been at least one option for a lunch-time promotional class. Visit ... read more

Does anyone have a gym climbing rope in their facility? If so what is your policy on who and how it can be used?

1 Answer | Asked by Jocelyn Ritti 3 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 3 days ago
Interesting. I'll have to ask if we have a policy. We have a climbing rope and a set of gymnastics rings suspended fro... read more

I raised my step from 1 riser to 2 but now my lower back hurts. Will this go away, or is my step just too high? I am 5'2".

8 Answers | Asked by Dana Shepherd 26 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 3 days ago
Very strange! I got an email that you answered, but then I came here to congratulate you and I can't see that answer. ... read more

Has anyone recently received a sketchy personal training inquiry?

8 Answers | Asked by Beth Jones 3 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 3 days ago
A very common scam, sadly. By the time you find out that their credit isn't good, the money you send them from Western ... read more

Anyone teach group fitness and do personal training?

6 Answers | Asked by Christy Sanchez 20 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 3 days ago
They each earn me separate revenue streams, and I enjoy both, so it's worth it to me to do both. Also, I get a lot of m... read more

Do you ever feel stuck in your fitness career, like you can't get ahead?

3 Answers | Asked by Beverly Hosford, MA 9 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 3 days ago
So many ways to answer this question. I think when I've felt the most "stuck" in the fitness industry has b... read more

Do you teach contraindicated exercises in your group exercise classes or personal training sessions?

15 Answers | Asked by Serena Pharr 1414 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 20 days ago
For group exercise classes, where there is a large group of people and I haven't assessed any of them, I follow the AFAA... read more

I would like to have a license in zumba? what are process for this?

2 Answers | Asked by Ana Marie AFUANG 24 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 23 days ago
Good for you! If you would like to get your license to teach Zumba, the first course is called B1 - Zumba b... read more

How would our facility get someone certified to teach land based exercise class?

5 Answers | Asked by John Hovanic 24 days ago
Answered by Nancy Korf 24 days ago
As Karin suggested, I think the first thing you might want to do is determine what certification your therapist had. In... read more