GymMaster Blog for the ‘News’ Category

GymMaster receives Top Rated, Rising Star & Premium Usability Awards

Thursday, November 28th, 2019

We are proud to announce that GymMaster has recently gained three amazing awards for club management software business to receive from two of the most popular and highly trusted B2B software review platforms – FinancesOnline and SoftwareWorld. These are FinancesOnline’s “Rising Star” and “Premium Usability” awards, as well as the “Top Rated Club Management Software” award from SoftwareWorld.

Finances Online Rising Star Award

Finances Online Premium Usability Award

SoftwareWorld Club Management Software Award

In his recent review of GymMaster, Nestor Gilbert, a FinancesOnline SaaS evaluation expert highlighted that “GymMaster is a software that offers versatile and flexible management and

Recent changes made to how membership holds are handled within GymMaster

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

The accounts tab of the member profile change has seen an update to how it displays holds so that it doesn’t retroactively alter historic financial records.

Previously, if a hold was retroactively entered into the system, GymMaster would change the financial details of past membership charges. This raises a number of issues when it comes to the accuracy of reporting and accounting practices. To address these issues, the new accounting rules mean the system will instead use credit notes to adjust the charge as of today (refer to images 1 & 2).

Image 1: Explanation of how retroactive crediting has

Top Fitness Trends 2019

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

The ACSM’s health and fitness journal has recently conducted their annual survey of over 2,000 health and fitness professionals on what they believe will be the top fitness trends around the world in 2019. This survey asks the industry leaders to rank 39 possible trends in 2019 on a 1 to 10 scale from least likely to be a trend to most likely.

For some, there has been a number of unexpected changes in the top spots of this year’s list of gym trends. To compare these expected trends against those from last year, check out our top fitness trends …

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

Tuesday, 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 …

Enhance your Gym’s Email Marketing

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Tracking the success of your gym’s email marketing is now possible within GymMaster, meaning you can see which of members receive and view your marketing campaigns and gym promotions.

As an ongoing commitment to improving our product for you, the GymMaster development team have recently announced a feature which shows you the status of emails that are sent out as part of your gym’s email promotions. You’ll get a deeper level of insight on who is actually reading the emails you’re sending, and who is not receiving them.

Little icons will appear within next to the emails in the list …

How the GDPR Affects the Fitness Industry

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

While relevant a wide variety of industries, the GDPR is specifically important for those in the fitness industry due to the sensitive nature of information collected.

The GDPR is being introduced on the 25th of May this year, and it is going to be the strictest privacy law in the world. It’s aim is to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches in an increasingly data-driven world. If you are based in the EU or UK, or have any members or clients in the EU or UK, then this law applies to you.

There is a great deal …