American College of Sports Medicine Certification BlogThe American College of Sports Medicine was the first organization to certify health fitness professionals. Today, we are the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world, and we continue to set the standards in the fitness industry. This blog chronicles the latest trends and news from ACSM. of Becoming ACSM Certified, Part 1ACSM Certification will be documenting the journeys of three fitness enthusiasts in becoming ACSM Certified., 13 Mar 2018 0:00:00 -0700Potatoes USA- ACSM Webinar Q&A BlogPotatoes USA recently hosted an industry-presented webinar entitled: The carbohydrate conundrum: Are carbs essential or obsolete when it comes to health, fitness and athletic performance?, 27 Feb 2018 0:00:00 -0800ACSM to Develop a Common Clinical Exercise Physiologist Certification ExaminationACSM would like to share information about an important program enhancement we will be introducing in 2018 and how it will benefit clinical exercise professionals, now and in the future., 13 Feb 2018 0:00:00 -0800Why Is It Taking So Long To Get My ACSM-CPT®, ACSM-EP® Exam Results?Exam takers: some of you have been waiting weeks, or even months, to receive your test scores on ACSM certification exams. Not having immediate access to your scores can be frustrating, especially when those exam scores are tied directly to job offers, increased compensation, or the ability to graduate from college., 13 Feb 2018 0:00:00 -0800ACSM's New Exercise Preparticipation Screening: Removing Barriers to Initiating Exercise, 1 Feb 2018 0:00:00 -0800Industry Presented Blog: Nutrition Today Publishes Expert Commentary on High-Quality Carbohydrates and Physical PerformanceThe results of a recent report suggest that balanced diets high in natural, carbohydrate-rich foods, including nutrient-dense potatoes, may be optimal for improving performance among elite endurance athletes., 30 Jan 2018 0:00:00 -0800Industry-Presented Blog: Half a Dozen Nutrition Myths DEBUNKEDIt's a new year, and you're embarking on some new health and fitness goals. It seems like every magazine and news program is offering tips and tricks to lose the fat or build more muscle, but what should you believe? And what should you leave in 2017?, 18 Jan 2018 0:00:00 -0800Effect of New AHA Blood Pressure Guidelines on ACSM ExamsThe American College of Cardiology (ACC), American Heart Association (AHA), and other organizations recently released updated blood pressure guidelines, see how this effects ACSM exams., 17 Dec 2017 0:00:00 -0800Industry-Presented Blog: Be the Place of Choice for New Year's Resolution ClientsEach year, millions of people make New Year's Resolutions to work out more, lose weight, and live healthier. These three simple steps from MINDBODY will help you become their studio of choice by creating an online first impression that inspires them to visit you offline., 7 Dec 2017 22:00:00 -0800AHA Updates Blood Pressure GuidelinesThe American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA), along with nine other organizations, recently released updated blood pressure guidelines., 3 Dec 2017 22:00:00 -0800