How Clients Outside of The Fitness Industry are Using GymMaster

May 6th, 2019

As our name suggests, GymMaster was designed as a membership management system for fitness clubs and gyms. However, over the years we have picked up clients operating within a broad range of industries who creatively use GymMaster’s features to suit their needs.

GymMaster is extremely versatile and can be used in a number of ways. From the access control system and resource scheduling to point of sale. Industries serviced by GymMaster external to the fitness niche are growing rapidly!

Examples of companies currently using GymMaster to run their business:

  • Car washes
  • Tanning Salons
  • Dog Parks
  • Hair Salons
  • Aqua Massage
  • Escape

Club Membership Hold Policies: Best Practices

May 1st, 2019

Sometimes life gets in the way of members being able to get to the gym. They may be unwell, going away for a holiday or even a student returning to college.

Membership holds are a great way to keep these members engaged with your club and keep them coming back when they are fit and able to work out again.

But it’s important to come up with a strong and consistent membership hold policy to ensure that your club offering holds isn’t taken advantage of. This is why we have to come up with a list of a few best …

GymMaster’s Newest Integration: Zapier – What does it mean for your gym?

April 9th, 2019

After a number of enquiries from our clients, we are pleased to announce that we have added the capability for you to use your GymMaster software in conjunction with one of the world’s most popular automation tools – Zapier.

Click here to accept your invite to use the new GymMaster – Zapier integration

Zapier is a web-based service allowing users to integrate their apps and other software with one-another. Want all of your starred emails to automatically be added to your to-do list? Done. Want to automatically backup a copy of all your incoming calls to a spreadsheet? That can …

Setting up Zapier with GymMaster

April 9th, 2019

At GymMaster we’re all about setting up our clients to be efficient in managing their club, but we understand everyone is different and that requires GymMaster to be versatile and easy to integrate with your other business software. Not everyone is a developer and knows how to set up these apps using our API (click here to learn about our API), which is why we have set up GymMaster with zapier.

Zapier allows everyday computer users to easily create tasks linking different applications and software removing unnecessary manual labour and saving your club administrative time. To find out what this …

Fitness Club Newsletters – Best Practices to Get The Most out of your Emails

April 5th, 2019

Keeping regular contact with your members is key to maintaining club engagement, especially for your less active members. A fantastic way for keeping clients up to date with happenings around your club through use of monthly fitness club newsletters.

Newsletters have been a common practice communication tool within the fitness industry for years. They can be used to inform members on club changes and upcoming events for the month. Examples of these include new staff joining the team, club competitions or things they need to be aware of in the future such as facility rennovations which might disrupt their schedule.…

6 Reasons your Fitness Club’s Website Needs a Members Portal

March 28th, 2019

Efficiency and convenience is key to the success of a business in this digital age. Today, having information at our fingertips is an expectation rather than a bonus.

The member portal is a powerful tool adding functionality to your fitness club’s website. These functionalities allow members to interact with your club online. And, they also make you and your member’s lives easier, by linking seamlessly with GymMaster. The member portal is a snippet of code which can be embeded into your existing website in minutes. This code creates the portal on a page within your site, providing your clients a …