Whether you have been a long time BODYCRAFT groupie, a recent customer, or hearing about us for the first time, you should know that we pride ourselves in designing innovative, safe, and quality fitness equipment for you. The innovative part means we are constantly designing, constantly coming up with new products, features, and technology to help you succeed in your fitness journey. And 2019 is no exception. Here is a quick look into what we have out for you this year and a sneak peek into what’s coming!
Doesn’t sound that exciting, I know, but this little inexpensive attachment can make a world of difference. Take it from me, if you want, but this simple innovation made my rowing sessions twice as long! Attached it to our indoor cycles, rowers, even functional trainers (then place your own tablet in the holder) and you can easily catch up on your favorite TV show while getting in a quality workout. You won’t want to stop!
Have you ever had questions for the BODYCRAFT Parts and Service Department? Think you’ll have questions in the future? In this Q&A session with the Parts and Service Team we answer our top received questions. Please reference this post if you have or plan to purchase BODYCRAFT equipment!
Q: What is covered under my warranty?
A: Warranty coverage is dependent on the specific machine. You can find all of the warranty information for your machine on www.bodycraft.com
Q: I bought this used, is it covered under warranty still?
A: No, warranty only applies to original owner of equipment
Q: Who installs BODYCRAFT equipment?
A: BODYCRAFT keeps a list of service providers, we train providers on proper installation and maintenance. We also have two trained service technicians on staff who can troubleshoot any issues via phone or FaceTime. You can contact BODYCRAFT via email to [email protected] Please provide your zip code and we can find a service provider in your area
Q: I need a part for my BODYCRAFT Fitness Equipment, what do I do?
A: Please use the parts request link on our website to request parts. This is the most efficient way to ensure your request gets to the correct contact. A part number and serial number for your product is not required but helpful information. If you do not have this information please include a description and images of the part needed if possible. …
If you read our blog earlier this year on making your New Year’s Resolution a Revolutioninstead of a resolution, you may now be wondering how to maintain it. Your first success was deciding to make fitness your Revolution, instead of just another resolution that falls through the cracks in a few weeks or months. However, we are at that difficult point of the year where life gets busier and motivation fades. Here are a few tips to keep your Revolution on track: …
Would you be disgusted if a stranger on the subway dripped his sweat on you? Of course! Do you touch the same exercise equipment a sweaty stranger just touched every time you go to the gym? Yes, you do. Lucky for you, there are a few ways to easily avoid this dilemma. Read more to find out! …
We all know one person (or at least follow one on Instagram) who gets up every morning at 4:00 am to workout. If you’re not a morning person, this seems absolutely insane – especially when there are 12 more hours in a day to exercise!
However, there are actually some major benefits of morning exercise. And while 4:00 am is a little extreme, giving yourself an extra 30-40 minutes each morning before work or school may become your new favorite way to wake up! As you work on crafting your summer body, the sun is rising earlier, and morning exercise might be something you should consider. Here are a few benefits, as well as a few tips for getting it done.
Around this time every year, thousands of people visit the 15th largest city in the United States for the annual Arnold Fitness EXPO. This year, it will take place at the Columbus Convention Center March 2-5. As always, there will be an array of events, challenges, entertainment, and celebrity appearances, along with thousands of booths featuring the latest sports equipment, apparel, and nutrition.
What and who to see
To learn more about the full schedule of events starting at 10:00 am on 3/2 and ending the evening of 3/5, click here. From dance and fitness sports, to Olympic sports, to strength sports, to team sports, there’s a little bit of everything at the Arnold. Key events include the Arnold Summit, Arnold Model Search, Sunday Showcase, and Transformation Challenge.
Guest appearances in 2017 will include UFC hall of famer Randy Couture, two-time Arnold Strongman Champ Brian Shawn, Pro Figure Heather Dees, and many more.
The Arnold Transformation Challenge
On Saturday March 4 at 3:00 pm, head to rooms B230 and B231 on the second floor of the convention center to witness some empowering stories of transformation. Finalists and their trainers for this year-long challenge, put on by ASF TV and ANGT, will be featured and the winner will be awarded a $15,000 gift to use on BODYCRAFT equipment! The Transformation Challenge helps educate and motivate individuals, while aligning them with the support they need to become healthier and stronger. Interested participants will have an opportunity to enter the 2017-18 challenge. Check out John Starner’s story below for a preview:
This year, BODYCRAFT will be associated with ASF TV as the title sponsor for the Transformation Challenge! BODYCRAFT will have a variety of equipment on display upstairs to give individuals and trainers a chance to try each one, as well as see top trainers perform proper technique and training variations. Come check out the Jones Platinum, VR400 Rower, SPR-CT Dual Action Spin Bike, and more! …
Thanksgiving- It is that time of year that we are able to take a moment and think about what we are thankful for. Here at BodyCraft, we wanted to ask our team members what they are thankful for. Here’s what some of them had to say:
Alan- President of Recreation Supply, Inc.
“I am thankful for the opportunity to help tens of thousands of people achieve wellness and happiness.”
As we touched upon earlier, a quick definition of Functional Training is simply training that makes every day tasks easier. We state this as ‘Train The Way You Move’. We feel that is the best way to sum up functional training.
Since all of us will move differently, functional training is very person specific. Depending on what activities you are involved in, different functional training exercises will be more appropriate than others.
Often times functional training goes hand in hand with sports training- incorporating moves that will help you run faster, jump higher, have better control of your balance, increase your core strength, or even develop a stronger golf swing. …