ACE Press Releases

  • Sep 17, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise and Women in Fitness Association Announce Founding Partnership

  • The American Council on Exercise (ACE), a nonprofit organization with global reach that works to increase physical activity, announced today its sponsorship of the Women in Fitness Association (WIFA).
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  • Sep 14, 2018
  • ACE Urges Cross-Sector, Collaborative Action as Recommended by Latest State of Obesity Report

  • The American Council on Exercise (ACE) statement on the latest State of Obesity Report.
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  • Aug 23, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise Promotes Dr. Cedric X. Bryant to President and Names Shane Kinkennon Chief Operating Officer

  • Title changes occur as organization grows its ranks of ACE-Certified Professionals® and accelerates programmatic work to get people moving
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  • Aug 16, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise Board of Directors Elects Shannon Fable as Chair

  • American Council on Exercise Board of Directors Elects Shannon Fable as Chair
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  • Jul 26, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise statement on passage of H.R. 6199 the “PHIT Bill”

  • American Council on Exercise celebrates passage of H.R. 6199 the “PHIT Bill”
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  • Jun 27, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise and Technogym Announce Collaboration to Enhance Education for Fitness Professionals

  • Industry Leaders Support Personal Trainers, Coaches, Educators and Researchers with Educational Content, Resources and Certification Opportunities
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  • Apr 19, 2018
  • More than 700 Capitol Hill Staffers from 64 Offices Set New Participation Record in ACE Congressional Fitness Challenge

  • With 200 percent increase in participation, Congress gets moving and inspires constituents to do the same
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  • Apr 2, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise and 3 WINS Fitness Partnership Brings Free Exercise Classes to Communities Across Los Angeles County

  • Hundreds of community members to join massive group fitness class to celebrate the program’s success on April 18
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  • Mar 29, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise Names Carolann Dekker Chief Marketing Officer to Lead Global Growth and Advance ACE’s Behavior-Change Offerings

  • The American Council on Exercise (ACE), a global certifier of health coaches and exercise professionals, has announced the promotion of Carolann Dekker to the role of chief marketing officer.
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  • Feb 27, 2018
  • ACE®-Sponsored Studies Find That How You Recover From an Exercise Bout Determines How You Perform in the Next One

  • American Council on Exercise commissions research on the effects of passive and active recovery on endurance and power
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  • Feb 13, 2018
  • New Research Determines Which Hamstrings Exercises Yield The Best Results

  • American Council on Exercise finds most efficient exercise for hamstring muscles to improve function and support low-back health in the least amount of time
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  • Jan 18, 2018
  • American Council on Exercise Partners With Largest Online Personal Trainer Marketplace to Help ACE Certified Health and Fitness Professionals Grow Their Career

  • The American Council on Exercise (ACE) was recently named the preferred certification provider by Find Your Trainer (FYT), the largest online marketplace connecting NCCA-accredited personal trainers with clients.  
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  • Jan 16, 2018
  • Pain-Free Movement Specialist Program Designed to Help Millions of People With Chronic Pain Get Back to Living an Active Lifestyle

  • American Council on Exercise and Function First offer education that utilizes a biopsychosocial approach to exercise programming
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  • Dec 20, 2017
  • Putting HOKA Shoes to the Test: How Do They Affect Speed, Form and Calories Burned?

  • American Council on Exercise studies compare standard running shoes to maximalist option
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  • Dec 7, 2017
  • American Council on Exercise Study Asks: How Can Everyday Activities, Like Washing Dishes, Improve Health?

  • Research from leading nonprofit certifier of exercise professionals and health coaches studies how to counteract the negative effects of prolonged sitting, even in active people
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