Press Room




September, 2014


Luke_Lancaster_YP.jpgPartner in the News: Luke Lancaster of Young Pioneers

Points of Light Award Info:

Luke Lancaster interview by BBC News outside Westminster:


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Health club management, November 2014


G875.jpgConverting human energy into usable electricity with SportsArt equipment.

Health club management, August 2014

Dan O'Leary


JULY, 2014: SportsArt is pleased to announce the addition of proficient fitness industry expert, Dan O’Leary, to the position of Senior Product Manager.


Brian Jamison


MAY 21, 2014: SportsArt is pleased to announce the addition of dynamic fitness industry veteran, Brian Jamison, to the position of National Sales Manager.


Stephanie Percy


FEBRUARY 4, 2014: SportsArt is pleased to announce the addition of an accomplished marketing and branding veteran, Stephanie Percy, to the position of Marketing Director.



Knowledge is Power: University Students Compete in 'Kilowatt Throwdown'
SmartGrid, March 2013

Gym Workouts Churn Out Energy for Colleges
Center for Digital Education, February 2013

Students Generate Electricity from Exercising
Energy Manager Today, February 2013

Turning The ‘Freshman 15' Into Clean Energy
Care 2 Make a Difference, February 2013

Tennessee Tech, Chapman University Embark on Energy Output Challenge
Campus Technology, February 2013

Green Power From Fitness
Alternative Energy Newswire, February 2013

Green Power From Fitness
Before It's News, February 2013

Turning Sweat Into Electricity: Two Schools Compete for Power, February 2013

Trend report: gyms using your power to feed the grid, January 2013

More Exercise Cycles, Treadmills Feed The Grid, January 2013

Kilowatt throwdown: Help Chapman top the Tennessee Tech Eagles
Chapman University Happenings, January 2013




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NOVEMBER 22, 2013:  SportsArt is pleased to announce the appointment of long-time industry veteran Scott Sechrest to the position of Chief Executive Officer – North America.

Sechrest has enjoyed an award-winning career in health and fitness industry. Following his initial role with The Fitness Company as a Personal Trainer and Club Manager, Scott joined CYBEX International as a Territory and Senior Product Manager. In 2001 Scott was named to the founding management team at Matrix Fitness, helping establish the company’s position in the North American market. Scott returned to CYBEX in 2006, holding key roles, including managing Major Accounts, Regional, Marketing, Product and Program Development. Sechrest currently serves as Chairperson for the Fitness Industry Suppliers Association of North America.

“We are thrilled to have Scott lead our company. His vision, passion and drive are exactly what’s needed during our next phase of growth, states Paul Kuo, Chairman and Founder of SportsArt. “It’s a perfect fit for me” states Sechrest. “The opportunity to build a winning team, set the tone for customer relationships and drive product innovation is a dream come true.”

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About SportsArt

SportsArt is an established industry leader leveraging over 37 years of innovative design and manufacturing excellence. The company consistently seeks to advance industry standards, positioning itself as one of the most creative manufacturers of premium quality fitness, medical, performance and residential equipment. SportsArt is one of the largest single brand manufacturers in the world and is sold in over 70 countries worldwide. With over 500,000 square feet of state-of-the art manufacturing space; SportsArt designs, manufactures and tests all equipment to rigorous TÜV quality standards. With hundreds of patents worldwide for innovative technologies; such as the award winning ICARE™ system or the newly relaunched ECO-POWR™ Series, SportsArt is the leading green fitness partner, developing products that are instrumental to rebuilding and sustaining lives. For more information, visit:



The Greening of University Fitness Facilities
University Business, December 2012

SportsArt Fitness Introducing the New ECOFIT Networking System for Their Electricity-Producing Green System
TechCat, September 2012

Victoria’s Hidden Gem: The Victoria Athletic Club
Fitness Business Canada, September 2012

Fitness Center looks to go green, seeks student input for facility name
The Oracle, September 2012

Madonna Rehab walking device to be sold nationally, July 2012

Elliptical Device May Have Treatment Implications for Patients with Mobility Limitations
Rehab Management, July 2012

Stars of Sustainability
Alaska Airlines, May 2012

Victoria hotel guests pedal for power in green gym
Vancouver Metro News, April 2012

Canadian Hotel The Grand Pacific in Victoria Offers First Ever Gym Equipment to Harness Workout Energy to Send Back to Grid
Travel Video News, March 2012

Human Powered Fitness Centre
CTV Television Network, March 2012

Power to the People: Electrifying Workout has Rewards
Times Colonist, Vancouver Island, March 2012

The Grand Pacific in Victoria Offers First Ever Gym Equipment to Harness Workout Energy to Send Back to Grid
Travel Video News, March 2012

For a Green Ride, Get EcoFit
Kinetic Shift, March 2012

Harness the Power of Human Energy, February 2012

SportsArt’s Exercise Products Feed Electricity into Grid
Green Lodging News, February 2012

Gyms Learn to Harness the Power of Exercise, January 2012

The Power in Getting Fit, January 2012

Health and Fitness: SportsArt Fitness introduces energy-harnessing Green System with new ECOFIT Networking System, December 2011

Elliptical Generates Its Own Electricity, December 2011

The SportsArt Fitness C532u Upright Cycle - Pricey, But Worth It, December 2011

Eco-tech has officially hit the gym
Outside Magazine, December 2011

New Year's Resolution: Get fit, make electricity, December 2011

Finally, Sweat Turns into Electricity
Knoxville News Sentinel, October 2011

SportsArt Fitness Powers Up Green System Equipment
Sporting Goods Intelligence, September 2011

Live from Health and Fitness Business – SportsArt Fitness
Interbike TV, September 2011

SportsArt Fitness featured on ESPN’s RISE UP – Seattle
ESPN, September 2011

Power from the People
Athletic Business Magazine, July 2011

SportsArt unveils Green System Scheme
Club Business International Magazine, May 2011

IHRSA Product Trends – Going Green
SNEWS, April 2011

Fitness Equipment R&D Not Affected by Recession
Club Industry Magazine, March 2011

SportsArt Adds to its Green Equipment Lines
Club Business International Magazine, March 2011

SportsArt cycles rated #1 by consumer review site, January 2011

Life & Style Magazine: Cast of Entourage train on the E870 Elliptical
Life & Style, August 2010

SportsArt Pinnacle Trainer Provides High-Intensity Workout
SNEWS, July 2010

Green Hotels Association recognizes SportsArt as Approved Vendor
Green Hotels Association Greening Newsletter, June 2009

Runner's World - The TR21f is Rock Solid!
Runner's World Magazine, February 2009

SportsArt Fitness Wins Nova 7 Awards!
Fitness Management Magazine, August 2008

America's Healthiest Fitness Award, Top Gear of 2008 – E825 Elliptical
Health Magazine, June 2008

Best Low-impact Elliptical – E83 Elliptical
Prevention Magazine, January 2008