04 Mar 2015 Health Club Management: daily news and jobs
Sign up for FREE ezine
Latest jobs

Jobs Search

Companies now recruiting
Powered by

Personal Trainers
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group

Salary: Competitive
Location: Hertford, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Leisure and Fitness Assistants
Salary: £16,998 - £19,317
Location: United Kingdom
Company: WV Active
Personal Trainers
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Manchester Openshaw, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group
Fitness Motivator
Salary: Competitve
Location: Cirencester, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Part Time Lifeguard
Location: Cirencester, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Team Leader - Harrow School Sports Club
Salary: £on application
Location: Harrow on the Hill, Middlesex, London, United Kingdom
Company: Harrow School
Personal Trainer
Salary: Self Employed
Location: Hertford, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Wellness Centre Manager
Salary: IRO £2,250/month tax free
Location: Muscat, Oman
Company: SportsJobs4Women
12 x Fitness Class Teachers
Salary: IRO £1,600/month tax free
Location: Kuwait
Company: SportsJobs4Women
Membership Sales Manager
Salary: IRO £1,000/month tax free + commission
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Company: SportsJobs4Women
Aquatics Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Cleveland, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Senior Recreation Assistant
Salary: Up to £18,845 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Senior Fitness Instructor
Salary: £15,765 to £17,528 pa
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
Company: University of Leeds
Personal Training Diploma
Salary: -
Location: Nationwide
Company: Lifetime
MoveGB Customer Motivator
Salary: £14,000 - £16,000 dependent on experience
Location: Bath, United Kingdom
Company: Move GB
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £16,962 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Graduate Trainee Manager
Salary: Up to £19,369 per annum
Location: Various, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Leisure Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £6.97 an hour
Location: Swindon, United Kingdom
Company: GLL

Training directory

in this issue

• Green light for £400m Tottenham stadium
• Agassi nets DLL supply contract
• Man Utd legends unveil Hotel Football

Property & tenders
Outsourcing of Food and Beverage operation
Location: Cambridgeshire Company: MW Estates
Leisure Management Opportunity
Location: Company: Milton Keynes Council
Soft Market Testing Opportunity
Location: Company: Carmarthenshire County Council
Inverclyde Leisure IT Provision Partner
Location: Company: Inverclyde Leisure
More property/tenders>>

News headlines
Can a treadmill test tell us when when we’re going to die?  
Can a treadmill test tell us when when we’re going to die?

By Jak Phillips

Cardiologists who have developed a new formula to predict the likelihood of death based on a treadmill test, say fitness was the single most powerful indicator of death and survival, trumping important variables such as diabetes and family history. .... more>>
TRX expands EMEA team with triple appointment  
TRX expands EMEA team with triple appointment

By Jak Phillips

TRX has announced three new appointments to further strengthen its EMEA team, having recently recruited Alan Holl from Virgin Active to serve as the region’s senior director. The hat-trick of new hires sees Anthony Foster become UK sales manager, working with newly-appointed UK sales executive Gary Novak. They are joined by Louise Garth, who has been appointed .... more>>

SLM owner signals public health ambitions with weight management acquisition  
By Jak Phillips

The owner of Sports Leisure Management (SLM) has acquired wellness intervention provider Weight Management Centre as it bids to cement its position as a leading public health delivery partner. Family-owned business Castle View – which led a buyout of SLM in 2000 – took control .... more>>
Doctors call for child wellbeing to be election priority  
By Jak Phillips

Ensuring that Britain’s children are leading healthy and active lifestyles should be a top priority for all parties in the forthcoming General Election. That is the view of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health .... more>>
Wearable start-ups make leap into skipping rope sector  
By Jak Phillips

We’ve had smartwatches, smart glasses and even smart shoes. Now the humble skipping rope is the latest age-old object to be reinvigorated as a fitness-focused .... more>>
Poor pool capacity could hinder baby swimming boom, says research  
By Jak Phillips

The infant private swim school sector that has surged in the UK over the past decade is yet to reach its peak, although growth could yet be checked by a lack of pool capacity, a Swimming .... more>>
Freedom Leisure bolsters management team  
By Jak Phillips

Operator Freedom Leisure has made a double appointment as it bids to strengthen its management team, welcoming Mike Worsnop as business development manager and Alyson Zell as aquatic business manager. Worsnop boasts 18 .... more>>
Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury faces string of sexual assault lawsuits  
By Helen Andrews

The yoga entrepreneur Bikram Choudhury, the creator of the hot yoga training programme that bears his name, is facing six civil lawsuits from women accusing him of rape or assault – the .... more>>
Nuffield Health brings in brand consultancy to bolster expansion  
By Jak Phillips

Nuffield Health has hired London-based consultancy Handsome Brands as the charity bids to drive expansion across its network of health and wellbeing services. Handsome’s brief is to .... more>>
Childhood obesity campaign combines physical activity with altruism  
By Jak Phillips

Technogym is urging health clubs around the world to get their members moving during March with the added incentive of helping to tackle childhood obesity. The latest iteration of .... more>>
Rockliffe Hall spa director Liz Holmes lands Virgin Active role  
By Jak Phillips

Spa director Liz Holmes is to leave Darlington, UK's, Rockliffe Hall after six years at the helm to take up the role of national health and beauty manager with health club chain Virgin Active. Holmes is to replace Emma .... more>>
Saunas prevent heart problems: study  
By Helen Andrews

Men who use saunas regularly are protecting themselves from heart problems, according to a study by scientists from the University of Eastern Finland, whose .... more>>
Gyms wise up to potential of extreme challenges trend  
By Jak Phillips

The growing popularity of extreme fitness challenges such as Iron Man events and triathlons has led to a raft of new training tie-ups, as health clubs scamper to offer their expertise and .... more>>
A working winter wonderland: Canadian ‘Freezeway’ conjures active commuting solution  
By Katie Buckley

Matt Gibbs, a landscape architecture student, has come up with a proposal for a frosty new transport network. An 11km (6.8m) long ‘Freezeway’ that will offer .... more>>
GP-referral specialist indie gym invests in upgrade  
By Jak Phillips

An indie club in Solihull which has attracted 20 per cent of its members through its commitment to the GP Exercise Referral Programme, has added a wide range of .... more>>

fitness-kit.net special

Vibration training:
fitness-kit.net special

We round up some of the latest news from the world of vibration training, including the launch of the VibroGym Evolution in the UK
Staff Skills

ukactive update:
Staff Skills

ukactive CEO David Stalker outlines plans to drive the skills agenda back to the top of the priority list
Age inclusivity

Exercise & ageing:
Age inclusivity

As the world’s population ages, how can the wellness industry best provide for older people’s needs? Katie Barnes asks a global panel of experts
Changing our DNA

Research round-up:
Changing our DNA

Taking regular exercise has the power to actually change our DNA, according to the latest findings by researchers at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden

News round-up:

Virgin Active partners Tough Mudder, David Stalker to step down as ukactive CEO, and filmmakers’ favourite Stoke Park unveils new gym

Interview - Sandra Dodd:

The new CEO of Places for People Leisure talks to Kate Cracknell about the company becoming a social enterprise and rolling out a private community gym brand
Samantha Moyo

Samantha Moyo

The co-founder of Morning Gloryville on getting the world to rise and shine

International news:

Innovation in Hong Kong, with utimeFitness’ inaugural 24/7 club and Pure Group’s first hybrid site
Exercise is medicine

Exercise referral:
Exercise is medicine

What do health and fitness providers need to know before committing to an exercise referral scheme? We offer an overview of the key points to consider
Promoting activity

Everyone’s talking about...:
Promoting activity

Physical inactivity is a major factor in lifestyle diseases like cancer and diabetes. Is it time for a top-down intervention to get people moving?
Eastern promise

IHRSA update:
Eastern promise

The new IHRSA Asia-Pacific report shows potential for growth in 13 markets across the region
Les Mills

Promotional feature:
Les Mills

Ninety per cent of exercisers say they prefer to work out in a group – ensure your group exercise timetable has pulling power, says Les Mills UK
Product news
MEESA to distribute Mossa exercise programmes in Middle East

MEESA to distribute Mossa exercise programmes in Middle East


FitPro has signed a partnership deal with the Middle East Exercise Sports Academy (MEESA) for it to become the new distributor for Mossa in the Middle East.
Primal dream made into reality as LA Fitness selects Physical

Primal dream made into reality as LA Fitness selects Physical


LA Fitness has contracted Physical Company to create and equip ‘Primal Series’ gym floor classes and refresh its group fitness offering.
LED solution lights the way for Hyndburn leisure facility

LED solution lights the way for Hyndburn leisure facility


MHA Lighting’s new LED technology has been installed at Hyndburn Leisure Centre with the aim of reducing energy consumption and bills.
Find a supplier
Find the right products and services for your company
or by
Company A - Z
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z
Connect with Health Club Management
View issue contents
Download PDF
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/ezines

Print edition

FREE digital edition
Click here to visit the CLADglobal website>>
Catalogue gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online

Advertise in our Catalogue gallery
Call +44(0)1462 431385

Company profile

Whether it’s state-of-the-art sustainable turnkey design and build developments or inclusive, energy saving, stylish fitness equipment, complete with a superlative motivational entertainment and education package – Pulse has it all.

With more than 30 years’ of commitment to building a healthier future for leisure operators, Pulse’ innovative leisure solutions help operators keep their business as fi t as their members.
View full profile>>
Featured Suppliers
Addgards launches ‘Executive’ range of wet wipe stations

Available in granite, white marble, sandstone and green marble, Addgards’ new ‘Executive’ wet wipe station will add a touch of class and enhance any gym interior.
  Addgards launches ‘Executive’ range of wet wipe stations
New year, new kit!

Podium 4 Sport has supplied and delivered a range of new NXG functional and strength training equipment to The Body Barn Shropshire.
  New year, new kit!

Health Club Management directory
ADVERTISE in the Health Club Management
directory for less than £40 a month.
+44 (0) 1462 431385
Audio visual
Cleaning & hygiene
Club management software
Computer solutions
Consultancy & management
Direct debit solutions
Drinks & vending
Exercise equipment
Fitness assesment
Fitness equipment
Fitness testing
Gym mirrors
Leisure management systems
Locking solutions
Member access schemes
Mystery shopping services
Pedicure bowls & accessories
POS display products
Saunas, steamrooms and spas
Spa equipment
Spa software
Water treatment
To ADVERTISE on the Health Club Management
website call +44 (0) 1462 431385
Click here to visit the EMD Academy website>>
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com

09-12 Apr 2015

FIBO 2015

Exhibition Centre, Cologne, Germany

15-17 Apr 2015

International Exhibition of Medical Tourism, SPA & Wellness – Healthcare Travel Expo

EC KyivExpoPlaza, Kiev, Ukraine

Click here to visit the Technogym website>>

Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd