Working out should make you feel stronger and healthier - not weaken you immune system from sweat and germs on shared equipment. Unfortunately, most fitness facilities are bacterial breeding grounds caused by a "perfect storm" of close contact and moisture. While washing your hands regularly (for a full 20 seconds) is one of the best barriers to germ sharing, there are even more actions to take ownership of your health during cold and flu season.
Sometimes it’s frustrating when your fitness equipment needs work. Complications can hold up your exercise time, or if you’re a facility owner/manager, they hold up the time of your clients. Not to mention, receiving help from Life Fitness customer service and support might add more time depending on the nature of your problem.
But here are some (insider!) tips to help make your customer service call go a little quicker.