ACE Press Releases

  • Nov 5, 2015
  • ACE SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED TO OVER 1,000 VETERANS TO HELP WITH TRANSITION TO NEW CAREERS IN FITNESS AFTER MILITARY SERVICE

  • ACE SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED TO OVER 1,000 VETERANS TO HELP WITH TRANSITION TO NEW CAREERS IN FITNESS AFTER MILITARY SERVICE
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  • Oct 29, 2015
  • ACE® LAUNCHES NEW WALKING TOOLKITS

  • Free Toolkits Help Individuals and Organizations Implement Safe and Effective Walking Programs in Their Communities
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  • Oct 27, 2015
  • ACE® HOSTS CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLE ON ROLE OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN POLICY

  • ACE® HOSTS CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLE ON ROLE OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN POLICY
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  • Oct 22, 2015
  • ACE® STUDY EXAMINES EFFECTS OF BOKS BEFORE-SCHOOL PHYSICAL ACTIVITY PROGRAM

  • ACE Examines Effects of BOKS Before-School Physical Activity Program
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  • Sep 30, 2015
  • ACE® APPLAUDS FOCUS ON ‘CLINIC TO THE COMMUNITY’ APPROACH TO REDUCING OBESITY

  • ACE® APPLAUDS FOCUS ON ‘CLINIC TO THE COMMUNITY’ APPROACH TO REDUCING OBESITY
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  • Sep 21, 2015
  • YMCA OF THE USA AND ACE® PARTNER TO IMPROVE AMERICA’S HEALTH

  • YMCA OF THE USA AND ACE® PARTNER TO IMPROVE AMERICA’S HEALTH
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  • Sep 16, 2015
  • Fitness Industry Trends Around the Globe Examined

  • Leading Industry Organizations Conduct a Comprehensive Study of Fitness Industry Behavior
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  • Sep 9, 2015
  • ACE® APPLAUDS U.S. SURGEON GENERAL’S NATIONAL CALL TO ACTION ON WALKING

  • ACE® APPLAUDS U.S. SURGEON GENERAL’S NATIONAL CALL TO ACTION ON WALKING
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  • Sep 3, 2015
  • ACE® SURVEY EXAMINES IMPACT OF WEARABLE ACTIVITY DEVICES ON THE FITNESS INDUSTRY

  • New ACE Survey on Wearable Activity Devices
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  • Aug 25, 2015
  • ACE® MEDICAL EXERCISE SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION PREPARES PROFESSIONALS TO SERVE AS THE LINK BETWEEN CLINIC AND COMMUNITY

  • NCCA-Accredited Program Provides Comprehensive, Up-to-Date Expertise to Position Advanced Professionals as Integral Part of Healthcare Team
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  • Aug 6, 2015
  • ACE® CERTIFIED PRO MIKE ROBINSON NAMED IDEA PERSONAL TRAINER OF THE YEAR

  • An ACE Pro is Honored as Industry’s Best for the Seventh Time at IDEA World Fitness Convention™ SAN DIEGO, Aug. 6, 2015—At this year’s IDEA World Fitness Convention, Mike Z. Robinson, a long-time ACE Certified Personal Trainer, was recognized as the 2015 IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year. This marks the seventh time since the program’s inception that an ACE professio
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  • Jul 30, 2015
  • ACE® NAMED AS A 2015 HEALTHIEST COMPANY TO WORK FOR IN SAN DIEGO

  • Nonprofit Also Recognized as a Finalist for Best Places to Work by the San Diego Business Journal SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2015— As a long-time promoter of health and fitness, the American Council on Exercise (ACE) empowers people to live their most fit lives. Coinciding with its 30th anniversary and reinforced commitment to ending the nation’s obesity epidemic, ACE has been recognized by
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  • Jun 24, 2015
  • ACE® CELEBRATES 30TH ANNIVERSARY, REINFORCES COMMITMENT TO ENDING OBESITY EPIDEMIC

  • Nonprofit Says Well-Qualified Professionals Play Critical Role in National Effort to Reverse Preventable Lifestyle Diseases SAN DIEGO, June 24, 2015—In celebration of its 30th anniversary, the American Council on Exercise (ACE) which educates, certifies and represents fitness professionals, health coaches and wellness experts, reinforces its commitment to ending the nation’s growing o
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  • Jun 18, 2015
  • ACE® Study Evaluates the ElliptiGO Outdoor Elliptical Bicycle

  • Research Finds ElliptiGO Produces Comparable Heart Rate and Energy Expenditure Response to Running, Meets Fitness Industry Guidelines SAN DIEGO, June 18, 2015—Since their debut in 1990s, elliptical cross-trainer machines have steadily ranked among the most popular cardio options by gym-goers, but their one drawback is that users are trapped indoors. The ElliptiGO, a bicycle and elliptical
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  • May 26, 2015
  • New Study Evaluates Whether Pedaling Backward Boosts Cycling Performance

  • ACE®-Commissioned Study Finds Pedaling in Reverse Is an Effective Form of Cross Training, Results In Improved Strength for Regular Cycling SAN DIEGO, May 26, 2015—Pedaling backward on a stationary bike has been used as a means to potentially boost cycling performance and change the way leg muscles are stimulated. Unfortunately, little research has been conducted on the effectiveness of
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