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The ‘Must-See’ Companies of the 2019 General Assembly of YMCAs


It’s that time of year again! From July 18 to July 21, YMCA professionals from across the globe will gather in Anaheim, California, for the 2019 General Assembly of YMCAs. While you’re bumping elbows with fellow professionals from YMCAs nationwide and checking out all the products and services, use this “Must-See” guide to the top companies at this year’s show. And don’t forget to stop by and chat with the Community Rec Magazine team at Booth #624.


Booth #264. Air-O-Sport combines elements of your favorite sports into a team-based game that’s great for all skill levels. Versatile, inclusive and fun, Air-O-Sport will energize your community and engage your staff. Air-O-Sport is portable and challenging enough for even the most competitive. See it in action at airosport.fun.

833.775.2745 — fun@airosport.funairosport.fun


Booth #416. Alaris provides a tablet-based check-in system for YMCA Child Watch, after school, camps and group fitness. Customized for each YMCA, the system provides a streamlined experience for members and extensive data-tracking for management and staff. Alaris is also integrated with the leading YMCA management software, including Daxko, Personify, CCC, Spirit and ReClique.

415.735.1684 — info@alaris-us.comalaris.cloud

Anchor Audio

Booth #447. Anchor Audio’s mission is to provide customers with a durable sound system that can be used by anyone, anywhere and for anything. Our hands-on approach combined with our core competencies allow us to create the best quality products on the market. Visit our booth to learn more!

800.262.4671 — sales@anchoraudio.comanchoraudio.com

AV Now Fitness Sound

Booth #626. AV Now Fitness Sound has partnered with the Y for over 25 years. AV Now offers pool-safe deck side sound systems with splash-resistant wireless mics, Group X sound systems, sweat-proof wireless mics and accessories, and effects lighting. All products come with lifetime technical support. Nationwide installation available.

800.491.6874 — sales@avnow.comavnow.com

Core Health & Fitness

Booth #242-248. At Core Health & Fitness, we aim to provide our partners a foundation backed by the strongest brands in the industry. Star Trac, the No. 1 brand known for cardio enthusiasts, brings innovation back to the treadmill category with the most ingenious addition of the new millennium: the Star Trac FreeRunner™.

887.782.7872 — sales@corehandf.comcorehandf.com/product/10trx-freerunner-treadmill/


Booth #310. Your mission is building and serving vibrant communities. Remain relevant as their diverse needs evolve. Introducing the Mission Acceleration Suite — the way to serve your ever-changing world.

877.729.4786 — sales@daxko.comdaxko.com

Efficient Air Systems

Booth #555. Our unique dehumidification system is designed specifically for natatoriums. As natatorium specialists, EASi provides five times the fresh, clean air required by ASHRAE. Our customers testify that our one-of-a-kind pool systems have substantially lower maintenance and service costs. Our equipment has much longer life expectancies than other systems on the market.

207.839.8225 — support@efficientairsys.comefficientairsys.com


Booth #300. Fun fact: Nine of 10 Ys agree that company profiles are boring, but Expresso is awesome. Why? Because Expresso has helped their Y partners engage 24,591 members and raise $567,441 for their annual campaigns! Expresso is more than a bike. It’s a community. And an absolute must-see.

888.528.8589 — rally@expresso.comexpresso.com


Booth #303. The Helix HR3500 is the ultimate recumbent fitness modality. Younger members will appreciate that the bi-directional, 360-degree lateral motion burns more calories and activates more muscles, even the glutes, than other recumbent options. Seniors will appreciate the proven increase in lateral stability the HR3500 delivers, which translates to reduced risk of falling.

888.435.4926 — info@helixco.comhelixco.com


Booth #353. Matrix is one of the most trusted and recognized brands in the industry, loved by members, facility managers, trainers and service people alike. Our forward-thinking designs redefine the exercise experience, making every interaction with our equipment smarter, easier and more enjoyable.

608.839.8686 — info@matrixfitness.commatrixfitness.com

Nature Outfitters

Booth #533. Nature Outfitters evolved from Signature Research Inc., now Signature. Deeply rooted in the challenge course and zipline industries, Nature Outfitters offers an epic selection of adventure gear including harnesses, helmets, kayaks and paddle boards, camping accessories, and more! Get geared for nature!

770.577.8048, x110 — jordan@signatureresearch.comnature-outfitters.com


Booth #506. Gain access to the world of worksite wellness with Peerfit. Peerfit integrates fitness facilities with employer-sponsored corporate wellness programs that invest in workplace well-being, giving employees dollars to use on personalized fitness experiences. Seamlessly integrate, receive clear usage info, and competitive reimbursements, all while tapping into new revenue.

813.990.0498 — partners@peerfit.compeerfit.com/fitness-partners

SEAL SwimSafe

Booth #628. SEAL SwimSafe’s mission is to end drowning. The system uses smart swim bands to alert lifeguards if a child is underwater too long. Seventeen YMCAs have adopted this technology across the Southeast. Come to booth #628 to learn how other YMCAs are using this system to save lives.

888.786.8721 — ask@sealswimsafe.comsealswimsafe.com

Sports Awards

Booth #266. As a trusted supplier for 60 years, Yshop.biz carries the most in-stock, ready-to-ship Y logo recognition and promotional products at every price point. We offer thousands of custom printed brand-compliant products. Low quantities and quick shipping! Request a quote on large quantities for best pricing.

800.621.5803 — sales@yshop.bizYshop.biz

Bobby Dyer

Bobby is the former editor of Community Rec Magazine.

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