Health club management
Category: Sports and Recreation
Asked by: wickjg-ga
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16 Jan 2005 18:56 PST
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Question ID: 458386
what is the optimmum temperature setting for a men's locker room in a busy health club?
Re: Health club management
Answered By: efn-ga on 16 Jan 2005 21:33 PST
Hi wickjg, According to the "Health/Fitness Facility Standards and Guidelines" of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the recommended temperature is 72 to 78 degrees Fahrenheit. Source: "Locker Rooms with a Winning Touch" by Christina Gandolfo on the FitnessManagement.com website. http://www.fitnessmanagement.com/FM/tmpl/genPage.asp?p=/information/articles/library/locker/amenity0498.html Additional Links Another locker room article on the same site quotes the same recommendation. http://www.fitnessmanagement.com/FM/tmpl/genPage.asp?p=/information/articles/library/locker/locker0400.html You might be interested in this article on health club temperatures, though it doesn't mention specific temperatures for locker rooms. "Is It Hot in Here?" by Pamela Kufahl, from Club Industry magazine. http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0HED/is_7_19/ai_106086329 ACSM's web site http://www.acsm.org/ Page selling the ACSM Health/Fitness Facility Standards and Guidelines http://www.exrx.net/Store/HK/ACSMHealthFitnessFacility.html --efn
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