“With FitGrid, making stronger connections and creating an engaged community is possible! Instructors have communication access to all clients and are able to reach out with a personal unique touch that sets our studio apart from the rest. ”
-Sarah Gee, Master instructor
Average open rate of follow-up messages sent by instructors via FitGrid Pro
Increase in 1st-time clients returning to the studio after receiving a FitGrid follow-up vs. those who didn’t
Percentage of clients returning to the studio 2 or more times in 30 days
(33% = industry average)
Rush Cycle Denver had the ambitious goal of creating a strong family-like studio atmosphere that would give clients a sense of identity and community, and that would motivate them to return on a more consistent basis. Rush Cycle promoted client interaction and engagement with the basic marketing tools – social media, other forms of digital marketing as well as events and partnerships. While Rush Cycle was able to reach clients on a surface level they were unable to give each individual member the personal interaction and attention which is what can turn a business into a real “home”. This personal interaction is what creates a “lifetime” member versus a client who cancels their membership after one month of use.
FitGrid gave Rush Cycle Denver a way to more strongly engage clients by making individual communication accessible through their instructors. What better way to motivate members than to start with who motivates them?
Clients view their instructors as stars, as a vision of who they want to become. If an instructor is able to create a real relationship, clients will forever be hooked as they feel as though they are important and part of something bigger. The person they admire notices them! That is how you create a “lifetime” member.
The first goal of each studio is to sell memberships. The second and ultimately most important goal is to retain them. FitGrid enabled Rush Cycle Denver instructors to not only access their complete class lists but also informed instructors which clients were new to the studio, new to them, or who had only taken class a few times. Instructors were then able to create personalized messages and send directly to each client from their phone on the FitGrid app. This message not only contains their personalized message it also allows for clients to respond and access both the instructor and the studio on their other digital marketing avenues.
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