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General Managers
Salary: up to £35,000 + c20% bonus + optional PT income
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group


Duty Manager, Part-Time (20 Hrs), Hampton
Salary: £10,025.00 - £10,656.66 actual
Location: Hampton TW12, United Kingdom
Company: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Health and Fitness Adviser (Part time)
Salary: £15,001 per annum, pro rata
Location: Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Company: University of Essex Campus Services
Technical Standards Manager
Salary: Circa £32,000
Location: Home-based with travel or Central London, United Kingdom
Company: CYQ
Freelance Yoga Tutors
Salary: Very competitive pay rates
Location: Regions include: Manchester and the Midlands, United Kingdom
Company: YMCAfit
Head of Inclusive Activities
Salary: -
Location: Birmingham or London, United Kingdom
Company: National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)
Relationship Coordinator
Salary: -
Location: Birmingham or London, United Kingdom
Company: National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)
Area Leader
Salary: Competitive
Location: London, United Kingdom
Company: YMCA
Marketing Co ordinator
Salary: £17,000 to £20,000
Location: South Hams, Devon, United Kingdom
Company: Tone Leisure
Duty Manager (Part-Time)
Salary: Scale 3 £10,526.25 - £11,189.50
Location: East Sheen, London, United Kingdom
Company: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Bookings Administrator (Full Time)
Salary: £18,792 per annum + PRP
Location: Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Company: Hertfordshire Sports Village
Receptionist (Full Time)
Salary: £17,217 per annum + PRP
Location: Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Company: Hertfordshire Sports Village
Calling All Awesome Yorkshire Fit-Pros
Salary: Competitive
Location: York, Harrogate, Leeds and Wakefield, United Kingdom
Company: Fitness4mum
Part time Lifeguard - FULL Training Provided
Salary: Inder 21 £5.25 per hour Over 21 £6.50 per hour
Location: Southam Leisure Centre, Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Sports Participation/Physical Activity Dev Officer
Salary: £19,089 - £22,692 pa
Location: Coventry, United Kingdom
Company: Coventry University
Recreational Assistant
Salary: £6.50 per hour
Location: Reading, United Kingdom
Company: Legacy Leisure
Duty Manager
Salary: £16,500 to £18,000
Location: Reading, United Kingdom
Company: Legacy Leisure
Deputy Club Managers
Salary: up to £22k
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Company: Freedom Leisure Ltd
Personal Trainer
Salary: Self Employed
Location: Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Company: Pure Gym Limited

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in this issue

• We want to be the Audi A4 of gyms: Cosslett
• Xercise4Less targets 100 gyms
• Luxury art hotel plans for Edinburgh school


Property & tenders
Consultancy Services
Location: Company: Three Rivers District Council
Inverclyde Leisure Development Partner
Location: Inverclyde Company: Inverclyde Leisure
Pugneys Country Park, Wakefield – opportunities for leisure licences/leases
Location: Company: Wakefield Council
Unique opportunity to acquire a Grade II* listed building in the heart of the picturesque Dee Valley
Location: Company: Lambert Smith Hampton
More property/tenders>>

News headlines
Boris Johnson pushes ahead with “Crossrail for Bikes”  
Boris Johnson pushes ahead with “Crossrail for Bikes”

By Katie Buckley

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has announced finalised plans for a new cycle superhighway in the UK capital. After what Johnson called “one of the the biggest consultation exercises in Transport for London’s (TfL’s) history”, plans have been given the green light by the mayor, who has pledged £913m (€1,222m, .... more>>
Xercise4Less to push ahead with 7 new sites  
Xercise4Less to push ahead with 7 new sites

By Jak Phillips

Xercise4Less, the 21st fastest growing private company in Britain, is to launch seven new clubs by the end of April as it bids to make good on its target of 100 sites by the end of 2016. The rollout kicks off on 30 January, when the low cost gym .... more>>

'First class' fitness facility planned for Wigan sports centre  
By Jason Holland

Work has begun on a £2.9m project to transform Howe Bridge Sports Centre into a “first class” family fitness facility. Alliance Leisure is working in .... more>>
University of Edinburgh unveils major Cardio gym refurb  
By Jak Phillips

The University of Edinburgh’s Centre for Sport and Exercise (CSE) has raised the curtain on its extensive Cardio gym refurbishment, which saw the installation of 102 pieces of Precor .... more>>
Study spotlights heightened dangers of elevated cholesterol  
By Jak Phillips

Slightly high cholesterol in a person’s 30s and 40s could lead to an exponential risk of heart disease in later life, according to a study. Scientists from the .... more>>
1Rebel launches first boutique in City of London  
By Jak Phillips

After much anticipation and a raft of headlines, the first 1Rebel microgym has launched in the City of London. The company, which aims to shake-up the .... more>>
Les Mills announces 2015 global fitness tour with Reebok  
By Jak Phillips

Reebok and Les Mills are teaming up to stage a series of one-day festivals that will see mass-participation group workouts take place around the world. Having .... more>>
Crowdfunding campaign for swimming pool in London’s Thames  
By Katie Buckley

Launching next month, an online crowdfunding campaign is looking for £10m (US$15m, €13.3m) to make outdoor swimming in London’s Thames a reality. Plans for .... more>>
Lifestyle Fitness founder Carl Gripenstedt dies, aged 59  
By Jak Phillips

Moving tributes have been paid to Lifestyle Fitness chair and founder Baron Carl Gripenstedt, who has died suddenly one month shy of his 60th birthday. Regularly referred to as a ‘legend’ of the health club industry, the Swede started Competition Line (UK) – the company behind Lifestyle Fitness – in 1982. His tireless .... more>>
Exercise a vital component of PTSD treatment: study  
By Jak Phillips

A landmark research project has concluded that individualised and targeted exercise programmes are a vital part of treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder. The findings, published in Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica are the result of work by researchers at the .... more>>
BMF becomes preferred career supplier for ex armed forces personnel  
By Jak Phillips

Outdoor exercise provider British Military Fitness (BMF) is in line to offer even more career opportunities to ex-armed forces personnel, after winning Ministry .... more>>
New fitness trackers aim to delve deeper into data  
By Jak Phillips

A new pair of fitness tracking devices from heart rate monitor specialist Mio Global have been designed to set pulses racing by offering unprecedented levels of .... more>>
Virgin Active to offer Tough Mudder training sessions  
By Jak Phillips

Virgin Active has landed an exclusive three-year partnership with Tough Mudder that will see the health club chain offer tailored training sessions to new .... more>>
Major redevelopment underway at Cwmbran Stadium  
By Jak Phillips

Work has started on a major redevelopment at Cwmbran Stadium in Wales, which will see the creation of a 70-station fitness .... more>>
2015 to be the year of gym innovation, predicts Ray Algar  
By Jak Phillips

Major health club brands such as LA Fitness, Fitness First, Anytime Fitness and Sports Direct will seriously innovate their consumer offering as they battle to .... more>>

Features
Direct hit

Market analysis:
Direct hit


Sports Direct Fitness will offer gym memberships from as little as £5 a month. Jak Phillips asks an expert panel for their thoughts on the implications for the rest of the sector
Team effort

Weight management & obesity:
Team effort


Dr Rachel Pryke of the Royal College of General Practitioners talks to Kate Cracknell about a co-operative approach to combating the obesity epidemic
Group exercise - Strength in numbers

fitness-kit.net:
Group exercise - Strength in numbers


We take a look at what’s hot in the world of group exercise, from the new Tabata Cycle workout and ‘Zumba with Bursts’, to Physical Company’s BOSU 3DXTREME and an enhanced fitness fx T3 series


Supplier showcase:

We report on a recent project by MYZONE and Village Urban Resorts in Aberdeen


Interview – Grover Daly:

The vice president of Downsize Fitness in the US talks to Kate Cracknell about transforming the lives of an overweight population
Memory upgrade

Research round-up:
Memory upgrade


A small trial suggests wellness interventions, including exercise, can help reverse memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients
Les Mills

Promotional feature:
Les Mills


Les Mills rocks out final Group Fitness Experience (GFX) event in Liverpool
IHRSA interview

Arianna Huffington:
IHRSA interview


The author, pundit, TV celebrity and founder of The Huffington Post will talk about wellbeing and business success at IHRSA 2015
New year, new strategy

Retention:
New year, new strategy


Targeting older members and focusing on social interaction are among Dr Melvyn Hillsdon’s top five tips for boosting retention in 2015


International news:

Fitness First announces plans to open 30 new clubs in India, while Vivafit continues global roll-out


News round-up:

JD Gyms reveals expansion plans, NHS to promote fitness apps, and Matrix retains Gym Group contract
Question time

SIBEC review:
Question time


This year’s SIBEC Europe event opened with a lively discussion forum covering wearable technology and Sports Direct Fitness’ £5 membership announcement
Product news
First class fitness the aim at Wigan sports centre

First class fitness the aim at Wigan sports centre

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Work has begun on a £2.9m project to transform Howe Bridge Sports Centre into a “first class” family fitness facility.
 
Easy installation for Helmsman

Easy installation for Helmsman

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Budget gym chain easyGym has selected Helmsman to provide lockers and cubicles across its sites.
 
Glass door system unveiled by Crown Sports

Glass door system unveiled by Crown Sports

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Crown Sports Lockers has unveiled a new glass door system for wooden lockers. The 8mm toughened glass doors are hung on a patent protected hinge system, and are offered in any RAL colour.
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The D2F Group

We believe that things should be made to “just work” and that our product and service offering should be simple, efficient, and measurable.

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Goodwood completes ‘glorious’ refurb

Goodwood Health Club has completed an asset refresh of changing areas for its 2,200 members, under the first phase of a three-to-four year site refurbishment, partnered by Craftsman Lockers.
  Goodwood completes ‘glorious’ refurb
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