SCIFIT Named IHRSA Associate of the Year
The International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) honored SCIFIT Systems, Inc. at the association’s 25th Anniversary International Convention and Trade Show with the prestigious Associate Member of the Year Award. IHRSA recognized SCIFIT for its unwavering support for the association and for its vision, which recognizes and effectively addresses the needs of a growing wellness market. SCIFIT is at the forefront of the health care/health club connection and its pioneering work within the fitness and medical rehabilitation markets has increased access to a healthy lifestyle for people of all fitness levels. IHRSA’s Associate Member of the Year Award is presented annually to an associate member that continually provides products and services specifically for the health club industry.
SCIFIT is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They produce a full line of high quality treadmills, ellipticals, bikes, climbers, upper body & all body exercisers, documentation software and a variety of programs. SCIFIT has distribution in over 40 countries worldwide.
Medical CE lla Certification.
SCIFIT Ltd. (UK) has Medical CE IIa certification and BS EN ISO13485:2003 on the eight products below. This certification will ensure the units comply with stringent hospital/Clinical requirements, and are calibrated to allow exact training protocols for heart rate and constant work (WATTS). By earning the ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 9001:2008 certifications, SCIFIT Ltd. (UK) is assuring their global customers that their products are backed by an internationally recognized quality system and demonstrating their commitment to quality for design and manufacture of their “Class IIa” medical devices.
SCIFIT Ltd. (UK) actively pursued these high medical standards as part of an ongoing global quality strategy to meet the needs of customers and to continuously improve and enhance customer satisfaction.
Inclusive Fitness Initiative
The Inclusive Fitness Initiative (IFI) is a programme that supports the fitness industry to become more inclusive, catering for the needs of disabled and non-disabled people alike. Through a range of projects and products the initiative supports facilities to create an inclusive service, increasing participation by disabled people.
SCIFIT has been working in conjunction with the IFI for more than five years to ensure that our equipment is as inclusive as current technology and development will permit. As an IFI Research and Design Associate, SCIFIT is committed to ensuring our equipment offers disabled people a truly inclusive experience and allows the operator to have a facility that is functional for more users than ever before.
SCIFIT Systems, Inc. received the 2004 Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting. Lieutenant Governor Mary Fallin presented the award on May 26th during the 21st annual Oklahoma World Trade Conference at the Downtown Double Tree Hotel in Tulsa. Larry Born , CEO, accepted the award for SCIFIT.
SCIFIT manufactures commercial cardiovascular fitness products, including treadmills, bikes, upper body exercisers, all body exercisers, climbers, ellipticals, recumbent steppers, fitness programs and software. SCIFIT has been providing the fitness industry with high quality fitness equipment for the past 17 years. They entered the export market in 1995 with shipments to England . SCIFIT now ships its full product line to over 40 countries including Japan , Germany , Australia , England , Mexico , South Korea , Ireland , China , Portugal and Greece .
Product assembly is done at SCIFIT’s headquarters in Tulsa , Oklahoma . SCIFIT’s Euro product line is produced in Arnsberg , Germany , using SCIFIT electronic technology produced in the USA .
SCIFIT believes exercise is only effective if done consistently, and with proper biomechanical form. SCIFIT has the world-wide reputation as the source for scientifically based innovations, including unique pieces of equipment and documentation technology to meet special needs of a diverse population of users.
SCIFIT sells their products through an international network of distributors and “Export Partners”. SCIFIT feels that “partner” more accurately conveys their value as well as the company’s desire to find partners who will be with them for many years. SCIFIT is expert at cultivating long-term relationships with Export Partners. They have perfected the process by being patient and gradually building relationships as well as spending time with Export Partners in their home countries learning about their culture and ways of conducting business.