Remember those crowded exercise classes where your view of the instructor was obscured by countless others, each straining to catch a glimpse of the complex routine? How did you feel?
Frustrated, confused, just a little bit fed up?
More and more companies have recognised the problems with such traditional classes and are turning to online video to provide the solution for frustrated fitness fans everywhere.
Yes, in recent months we at vzaar have noticed a huge surge in the amount of companies using video to teach practical skills. From yoga to weight lifting video brings the benefits of an exercise class to the comfort and convenience of your own home.
So, why has this trend emerged?
Video makes for engaging and effective instruction. It combines:
Any ambiguity is completely removed. You’re hitting all the bases.
Teachers can speak the information. Combine it with written instructions. And, perhaps most critically, demonstrate exactly what to do and how to do it – without anyone else obstructing the view.
Typically, written information accounts for 7% of our learning, audio information for 38% and visual information for 55%. Imagine the possibilities if you combine all three…
If you’re a fitness instructor now is the time to move your classes online – or risk getting left behind. Check out our Getting Started Guide to help you do it.