15 Sep 2014 Health Club Management: daily news and jobs
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General Managers
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + c20% bonus + optional PT income
Location: Colchester, Hemel Hempstead and Brighton London Road, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group

Area Manager - Tweeddale (Peebles)
Salary: Circa £30k (dependent on skills and qualifications)
Location: Peebles, Scotland, United Kingdom
Company: Borders Sport and Leisure Trust
Personal Trainers
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group
Swimming Teacher
Salary: Up to £14.48 an hour
Location: East Manchester, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Group Exercise Instructor
Salary: Up to £23.65 an hour
Location: East Manchester, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Salary: Up to £6.97 an hour
Location: East Manchester, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Salary: Up to £15,549 per annum (39 hours a week pro rata)
Location: Chiltern, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Salary: Up to £15,549 per annum (39 hours a week pro rata)
Location: Chiltern, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Leisure Assistant
Salary: Competitive
Location: East Manchester Leisure Centre, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant
Salary: £4.18 - £6.43 per hour
Location: Southend, United Kingdom
Company: Legacy Leisure
National Sport Manager
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Location: London, United Kingdom
Company: Mencap
Freelance Tutor
Salary: Very competitive pay rates
Location: Bristol and South Wales, United Kingdom
Company: YMCAfit
Apprentice Health and Fitness Advisor
Salary: £192 per week
Location: Central London, United Kingdom
Company: YMCA Club
Fitness Instructor
Salary: £8,112 - £9,297 (24 Hours per week)
Location: Bexley, United Kingdom
Company: Parkwood Leisure
Personal Trainers
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group
General Manager
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 + c20% bonus + optional PT income
Location: Bedford, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group
Membership Sales Executive
Salary: Competitive
Location: London, United Kingdom
Company: Momentum Excel
Personal Trainers
Salary: Attractive
Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Club Manager
Salary: -
Location: Wetherby, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Company: Handpicked Hotels

Training directory

in this issue

• Martin Long scotches LA fitness sell-off speculation
• Gym Group eyes 'Europe & beyond'
• Hotel union criticises Starwood robot plans

Property & tenders
Procurement of Operator for Catering Facilities
Location: Company: Kirklees Active Leisure
Offers Invited by Informal Tender
Location: Company: Goadsby
Offers Invited by Informal Tender
Location: Company: Goadsby
Sports Playing Field for sale
Location: Company: Stiles Harold Williams
Leisure Management Business Opportunity
Location: Company: Powys County Council
Adventure Play and Day Nursery - Freehold
Location: Company: Christie + Co
Leisure Development Land for Sale
Location: Company: Carmarthenshire County Council
Attractive Mixed Holiday Park Within Beautiful Tourist Location For Sale
Location: Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross Company: Colliers International
More property/tenders>>

News headlines
Genae: Fourth club open, fifth planned  
Genae: Fourth club open, fifth planned

By Kate Cracknell

French operator Genae Club has added a fourth club to its portfolio with the acquisition of a 2,400sq m facility from health club brand Elixia. The club in Lyon, France, was rebranded overnight and opened on 1 August with the Genae pricing structure .... more>>
Weight discrimination more likely to influence people to put on pounds: study  
Weight discrimination more likely to influence people to put on pounds: study

By Chris Dodd

People facing discrimination because of their size may be more likely to put on weight, according to a new study published in the journal Obesity. Weight discrimination, sometimes termed as “fat shaming” has often been more commonly .... more>>

GoodLife ventures into budget club sector  
By Kate Cracknell

Canadian operator GoodLife has unveiled plans to bulk up through growth of its current GoodLife Fitness club model, in addition to setting its sights on a new .... more>>
Tesco teams up with charity giants to kickstart healthy living campaign  
By Jak Phillips

Tesco is continuing its push towards wellness by teaming up with Diabetes UK and the British Heart Foundation to form a charity partnership aiming to raise .... more>>
Star Trac lands exclusive contract to help fuel Fitness First’s global expansion  
By Jak Phillips

Star Trac has secured an exclusive global Spinner bike contract with Fitness First, as the health club giant bids to hasten its planned expansion. The three-year global agreement covers the UK, Asia, Australia, Germany and India and promises to include over 1500 bikes – .... more>>
Scarlets rugby team kicks off season in new performance gym  
By Jak Phillips

Welsh rugby union team Scarlets has been gearing up for this season’s on-field battles in the Guinness Pro12 League in the club's newly-refurbished performance gym. Wales-based strength .... more>>
Bespoke cycling hotel for Japan  
By Katie Buckley

A hotel dedicated to cyclists has opened in Onomichi – a coastal city in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan – allowing guests to check in while still on their bikes. .... more>>
Exercise before school could help reduce symptoms of ADHD in children: study  
By Chris Dodd

Before-school exercise could help to reduce the symptoms of ADHD in children both at school and at home, according to a new study published in the Journal of .... more>>
Long-awaited Apple Watch unveiled at special event in California, US  
By Chris Dodd

Apple has finally pulled back the curtain on its long-awaited Apple Watch at a special launch event at the Flint Center in .... more>>
Sky’s the limit for Ukraine independent  
By Kate Cracknell

A new independent club opened its doors in downtown Kiev, Ukraine, in August. Owned by Ruslan Bozhenko, Sky Fitness is located on the top floor of the .... more>>
Latin American growth for Madonna’s chain  
By Kate Cracknell

Madonna’s Hard Candy Fitness brand is reportedly eyeing up expansion throughout Latin America, amid media reports of new sites being lined up in Argentina, Peru, Colombia and Brazil. Reports .... more>>
Five-minute walks every hour could help to prevent artery damage in legs: study  
By Chris Dodd

Taking a five-minute walk every hour could help to prevent arterial damage in the legs caused by prolonged periods of sitting, according to new research .... more>>
PayasUgym launches UK Fitness Marketplace service  
By Jak Phillips

Online gym pass provider PayasUgym has launched an innovative new Fitness Marketplace enabling customers to search and choose gym passes, fitness classes and memberships from more than 2,000 gyms and health clubs across the country. Described by the company as ‘a UK first,’ .... more>>
Andrew Marshall returns to Gladstone Health and Leisure  
By Jak Phillips

Andrew Marshall is back in the saddle at leisure management software firm Gladstone Health and Leisure after a two-year break. Marshall has returned as regional sales manager for the South East of England, having .... more>>
Snap Fitness expands Australian footprint  
By Kate Cracknell

Global 24/7 fitness franchise Snap Fitness has announced a raft of new sites for Australia. A total of 10 sites are opening during August and September, .... more>>

Running like clockwork

Management series:
Running like clockwork

When planning a new schedule for your facility, remember to apply the ‘four Cs’, says Everyone Active’s James Bowden
Les Mills

Promotional feature:
Les Mills

Why Les Mills group programming can have a powerful impact on retention

Supplier showcase:

We take a look at recent installations by Technogym, Precor and Horne Engineering
Organo Gold

Promotional feature:
Organo Gold

Top US nutritionist Dr Bob Rakowski explains why he offers Organo Gold coffee to his patients

LIW exhibitor news:

Find out about the latest product launches and innovations to be showcased at LIW later this month
On-screen performance

Club AV fitness-kit:
On-screen performance

Rounding up some of the latest innovations in the area of consoles and in-club entertainment systems
Social learning

Training & education:
Social learning

Pete Banbury looks at the future of fitness education and learning
Beating BECTS

Research round-up:
Beating BECTS

A South Korean study finds exercise can help control BECTS, a form of childhood epilepsy

Promotional feature:

Outlining the unique features of the Arc Trainer

Interview – Paul Kienstra:

The CEO of corporate wellness specialist High Five Health Promotion talks to Kate Cracknell about entering the UK market and about pan-European growth plans
Media irresponsibility

Editor’s letter:
Media irresponsibility

With the nation dying from obesity and related issues, it’s irresponsible to give people grounds to opt out of activity, says Kate Cracknell

Promotional feature:

A preview of next month’s natural health exhibition
Product news
Physical Company wins LA Fitness supply contract

Physical Company wins LA Fitness supply contract


LA Fitness has selected Physical Company as equipment supplier for its newly refurbished flagship LAX club in South Kensington, London.
New and reformed

New and reformed


Align-Pilates has launched what it’s calling “a game-changer in the UK pilates world”.
Merrithew launches Halo Trainer

Merrithew launches Halo Trainer


Merrithew Health & Fitness has launched the Halo Trainer, an exercise device that provides a multi-dimensional approach to functional training.
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SCIFIT is a leading manufacturer of inclusive fitness cardio equipment including the PRO1 Upper Body and PRO2 Total Body Exercisers.
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Precor’s Discovery Series enhanced with new equipment

As more exercisers are relying on conventional strength training to achieve their fitness goals than ever before, it’s easy to see why strength is such a focus for Precor.
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