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


General Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Luton, United Kingdom
Company: Jump Arena
Fitness Instructor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Dartford, United Kingdom
Company: Livingwell
Activities and Sports Development Manager
Salary: Up to £28k + development opportunities
Location: Northampton, United Kingdom
Company: Nene Whitewater Centre
Sports Events Officer
Salary: £30,978 to £34,746
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Company: Nottingham City Council
Duty Manager
Salary: Dependant on experience
Location: Surrey, United Kingdom
Company: Surbiton Racket & Fitness Club
Leisure Development Manager
Salary: £33,186 to £40,877 pa inc (pro rata)
Location: Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Company: Three Rivers District Council
Lecturer in Sport and Policy
Salary: £33,574 to £36,672 per annum
Location: Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Company: University of Portsmouth
Customer Support Consultant
Salary: £18 - £22 dependent upon experience
Location: Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Company: Clubwise Software Ltd
Personal Trainer
Salary: Self employed
Location: Hednesford, United Kingdom
Company: Pure Gym Limited
Casual Recreation Assistant
Salary: £4.20 - £7.20 Per Hour
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Company: Parkwood Leisure
Duty Manager
Salary: £17,500 - £18,500
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Company: Love Withington Baths
General Manager
Salary: Up to £31,000 + £8k KPI related bonus
Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Company: JD Gyms
Sales Advisor x3
Salary: £ 16,572 pa, plus commission
Location: Macclesfield, Wilmslow, Crewe, United Kingdom
Company: Everybody Sport and Recreation
Start your Personal Training Career
Salary: -
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: Diverse Trainers
Sports Manager
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Location: Essex, United Kingdom
Company: Brentwood School Sports Centre
Recreation Assistant
Salary: £16,000 per annum
Location: Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom
Company: Brentwood School Sports Centre
Marketing Officer
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Location: Nottingham Area, United Kingdom
Company: SIS Pitches
Swimming Instructor
Salary: £17,714 to £19,742 pro rata pa
Location: St. Helens, United Kingdom
Company: St. Helens Council

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in this issue

• Pure Gym pondering £500m+ IPO
• Fitness First sells founding site
• Ted Baker founder designs Hilton interiors


Property & tenders
Preliminary Market Consultation - Cobtree Manor Park Golf Course & Leisure Hub opportunity
Location: Maidstone Company: Maidstone Borough Council
Gallery Refreshment Project Manger
Location: Company: Titanic Belfast
Glasgow Sport Consultancy Opportunity
Location: Company: Glasgow Life
Prior Information Notice for Leisure Management Provider
Location: London Company: London Borough of Barnet
Tender for the provision and operation of an Observation Wheel
Location: Company: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Soft Market Test for the Management, Operation and Development of the Portway Rugby Development Centre
Location: Company: Bristol City Council
Informal Tender opportunity for experienced Operators
Location: Company: Canterbury City Council
Business Development Opportunity
Location: Company: Canterbury City Council
Dungeness Estate for sale
Location: The Dungeness Estate, Kent Company: Strutt and Parker
Outdoor adventure centre in prime location
Location: Company: Gateshead
More property/tenders>>

News headlines
Exclusive: Fitness First shutters BEAT microgym in Charing Cross  
Exclusive: Fitness First shutters BEAT microgym in Charing Cross

By Jak Phillips

Fitness First has quietly pulled down the shutters on its BEAT microgym in Charing Cross, just weeks after the global gym chain sold its founding site in Bournemouth. BEAT, which opened to much fanfare in March 2014 was a heart-rate focused studio launched in response to the growing popularity of boutique .... more>>
Irish fitness tech start-up secures funding for US expansion  
Irish fitness tech start-up secures funding for US expansion

By Jak Phillips

Boutique fitness software solutions provider Glofox has secured a major cash injection as the firm revs up for an expansion into the US market. The Dublin-based firm, which supplies business management software to around 170 boutique fitness .... more>>

Women in Sport to issue guidance on maintaining winter participation  
By Matthew Campelli

Women in Sport is attempting to counter female physical activity drop-off rates during the winter months by issuing recommendations to its partners following an .... more>>
Exclusive: Ditch employee gym tax to boost activity, says health club chief  
By Jak Phillips

The government should significantly rethink its taxation of gym memberships to get to grips with the UK’s physical inactivity pandemic. That’s the view of The Gym Group CEO John Treharne, .... more>>
Life Time Fitness collaborates with David Rockwell and Thomas Balsley for luxury New York fitness club  
By Kim Megson

Health and fitness operator Life Time will open its first New York fitness club in Q1 2016 within Manhattan’s largest .... more>>
Haworth Tompkins take over from Gehry for Brighton & Hove leisure complex  
By Kim Megson

The winners of the 2014 Stirling Prize, Haworth Tompkins, have replaced Frank Gehry on a multi-million pound project to create a moderns sports and leisure .... more>>
London Sport wants to make UK capital the most active city in the world  
By Matthew Campelli

London Sport – the network which offers support to local sports providers – has set a target of getting 1m more Londoners active by 2020, with a focus on women, .... more>>
Mr Motivator says he has the solution to youth inactivity  
By Jak Phillips

Fitness instructor Mr Motivator has said he’s on a new mission to tackle youth inactivity and believes he has the perfect solution in the form of his BounceKids programme. The lycra-clad legend, who brought fitness to the masses in the 90s with his energetic workout segments on .... more>>
Sesame Street launches new venture capital arm for education and wellness startups  
By Tom Anstey

Iconic children’s programme Sesame Street is adding venture capital to its portfolio, with its not-for-profit arm the .... more>>
Dubai takes new approach to tackling obesity  
By Kath Hudson

With a recent study showing that more than 60 per cent of the adult population in Dubai is overweight, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has drawn up a behaviour change plan in an effort to .... more>>
New IHRSA Europe office is damaging to the sector, says Stalker  
By Jak Phillips

IHRSA’s decision to open an office in Brussels has come under fire from former ukactive CEO David Stalker, who believes the move is divisive for the health and fitness industry and will dilute the sector’s voice within the European Union. In a .... more>>
YOD Lab design stylish pine forest wellness complex as a relaxing getaway in Ukraine  
By Kim Megson

Architecture studio YOD have renovated and modernised a Soviet-era building in a Ukrainian pine forest to create a nature-inspired spa and leisure complex. .... more>>
Precor and Spinning set to unveil new indoor bike  
By Jak Phillips

Precor has announced that it will soon launch a new Spinner Rally bike – the first such product to emerge from its partnership with indoor cycling giant .... more>>
New BMF training academy guarantees job opportunities for armed forces personnel  
By Jak Phillips

British Military Fitness (BMF) has launched a new training academy for fitness instructors and personal trainers, with the offer of “guaranteed employment .... more>>
Sweaty Betty brand tie-up is the first of many, says 1Rebel founder James Balfour  
By Jak Phillips

1Rebel’s new collaboration with hip activewear brand Sweaty Betty is the catalyst for the boutique chain to work with more brands in the booming fitness lifestyle market. That’s according to 1Rebel co-founder James Balfour, who says strategic .... more>>

Features
Darcey Bussell

People profiles:
Darcey Bussell


Strictly Come Dancing’s Darcey Bussell tells us all about her new group exercise programme
Fitness Foresight 2016

Trends Report:
Fitness Foresight 2016


The team at Health Club Management offer their thoughts on the trends that are set to shape the future of fitness


Interview – Jonathan Fisher:

The Group CEO of Holmes Place talks to Kate Cracknell about the launch of its new gym-only Evo concept, the importance of brand identity, and plans to return to the UK
Breaking the cycle

Indoor cycling:
Breaking the cycle


It’s time to get creative to make your indoor cycling studio stand out. Kate Cracknell takes a look around the world for inspiration, from the US to Australia, Asia to the UK
Fitness IPOs

Talking point:
Fitness IPOs


UK low-cost operator The Gym Group recently completed a successful IPO, and Pure Gym is also considering a flotation. What might be the impact and learnings for the rest of the sector? Niamh Madigan reports
When sport meets fitness

Editor’s letter:
When sport meets fitness


The coming together of sport and fitness – encapsulated in the new DCMS strategy – marks a huge opportunity for health clubs and leisure centres to play to their strengths and tap into new funding streams, says Kate Cracknell
Q&A with Nir Eyal

IHRSA update:
Q&A with Nir Eyal


Business theorist Nir Eyal – who specialises in the intersection of psychology, technology and business – offers a sneak preview of his keynote presentation at IHRSA 2016
Supplier showcase

Project Profiles:
Supplier showcase


We take a look at the latest projects from Matrix Fitness, Craftsman Quality Lockers and MYZONE
Going local

Site assessment:
Going local


Health clubs are popping up in increasingly diverse locations – so how do you decide if a site is right for you?
Bruce McVean

People profiles:
Bruce McVean


Transport for London invites you to ‘Walk the Tube’
See the potential

Research:
See the potential


Exercise may enhance the plasticity of the adult brain, making it more flexible and open to new ideas and ways of learning, according to new research from the University of Pisa, Italy
Access all areas

Software:
Access all areas


The latest access control systems not only keep on top of who’s coming in and out of your health club, but also show you what members are doing once they’re in your facility. Rhianon Howells reports
Product news
Myzone launches sports bra that tracks your fitness

Myzone launches sports bra that tracks your fitness

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Myzone has launched a sports bra with built in training technology.
 
Ridgeway Furniture creates bespoke products for clubs

Ridgeway Furniture creates bespoke products for clubs

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Ridgeway Furniture has supplied bespoke modern changing room and reception products at two London health clubs.
 
Fitness First clubs in the Middle East choose Ojmar

Fitness First clubs in the Middle East choose Ojmar

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Ojmar’s OCS Locker lock has been installed in changing rooms at two Fitness First locations in Dubai in the Middle East.
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Company profile
Cybex International UK

ith over 90 patents, Cybex equipment is innovative in design, durable in structure and engineered to be biomechanically correct to produce optimum results with minimum stress on the body.

Cybex International is a leading manufacturer of premium commercial fitness equipment. The company’s dedication to exercise science, through the Cybex Institute, leads the fitness industry in the development of exercise machines that enhance human performance.
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Elevate is the UK’s first trade event bringing together academia, healthcare, government, the physical activity sector and performance experts to turn the tide on inactivity.
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TOP STORIES
Exclusive: Fitness First shutters BEAT microgym in Charing Cross
BY Jak Phillips
Fitness First has quietly pulled down the shutters on its BEAT microgym in Charing Cross, just weeks after the global gym chain sold its founding site in Bournemouth.
Irish fitness tech start-up secures funding for US expansion
BY Jak Phillips
Boutique fitness software solutions provider Glofox has secured a major cash injection as the firm revs up for an expansion into the US market.
Women in Sport to issue guidance on maintaining winter participation
BY Matthew Campelli
Women in Sport is attempting to counter female physical activity drop-off rates during the winter months by issuing recommendations to its partners following an extensive piece of insight work.
Exclusive: Ditch employee gym tax to boost activity, says health club chief
BY Jak Phillips
The government should significantly rethink its taxation of gym memberships to get to grips with the UK’s physical inactivity pandemic.
+ More news
FEATURES
Talking point: Fitness IPOs
UK low-cost operator The Gym Group recently completed a successful IPO, and Pure Gym is also considering a flotation. What might be the impact and learnings for the rest of the sector? Niamh Madigan reports
+ More features
SUPPLIER NEWS
Millennial 20/20 Summit to shine light on future of commerce
The Millennial 20/20 Summit is taking place on 13-14 April at Victoria House in London.
Elevate:Tackling physical activity
Elevate is the UK’s first trade event bringing together academia, healthcare, government, the physical activity sector and performance experts to turn the tide on inactivity.
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LATEST JOBS
Group Sales and Operations Manager
Soho Gyms
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Job location: London, United Kingdom
General Managers
The Gym Group
Salary: up to £37,000 + c20% bonus + optional PT income
Job location: London Aldgate
Personal Trainers
The Gym Group
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Job location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
General Manager
Jump Arena
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Luton, United Kingdom
Fitness Instructor
Livingwell
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Dartford, United Kingdom
Activities and Sports Development Manager
Nene Whitewater Centre
Salary: Up to £28k + development opportunities
Job location: Northampton, United Kingdom
Sports Events Officer
Nottingham City Council
Salary: £30,978 to £34,746
Job location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Duty Manager
Surbiton Racket & Fitness Club
Salary: Dependant on experience
Job location: Surrey, United Kingdom
Leisure Development Manager
Three Rivers District Council
Salary: £33,186 to £40,877 pa inc (pro rata)
Job location: Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Lecturer in Sport and Policy
University of Portsmouth
Salary: £33,574 to £36,672 per annum
Job location: Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Customer Support Consultant
Clubwise Software Ltd
Salary: £18 - £22 dependent upon experience
Job location: Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Personal Trainer
Pure Gym Limited
Salary: Self employed
Job location: Hednesford, United Kingdom
Casual Recreation Assistant
Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £4.20 - £7.20 Per Hour
Job location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Duty Manager
Love Withington Baths
Salary: £17,500 - £18,500
Job location: Manchester, United Kingdom
General Manager
JD Gyms
Salary: Up to £31,000 + £8k KPI related bonus
Job location: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Sales Advisor x3
Everybody Sport and Recreation
Salary: £ 16,572 pa, plus commission
Job location: Macclesfield, Wilmslow, Crewe, United Kingdom
Start your Personal Training Career
Diverse Trainers
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Sports Manager
Brentwood School Sports Centre
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Job location: Essex, United Kingdom
Recreation Assistant
Brentwood School Sports Centre
Salary: £16,000 per annum
Job location: Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom
Marketing Officer
SIS Pitches
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Job location: Nottingham Area, United Kingdom
Swimming Instructor
St. Helens Council
Salary: £17,714 to £19,742 pro rata pa
Job location: St. Helens, United Kingdom
Event Water Safety Manager
Swim Safety
Salary: £18,000 - £22,500 + expenses
Job location: Herts (with travel throughout the UK), United Kingdom
Fitness Coach - with the ability to Personal Train
The River Bourne Club
Salary: Basic £15,000 - OTE £25,000
Job location: Chertsey, United Kingdom
Chief Executive Officer
The STA
Salary: Circa £80-85k, plus benefits package including company car
Job location: Walsall, United Kingdom
General Manager
Treetop Adventure Golf
Salary: £40,000 pa
Job location: Cardiff, United Kingdom
Centre Assistant (Lifeguard)
Vivacity
Salary: £14,075 - £15,207
Job location: Peterborough, United Kingdom
Centre Assistant
Vivacity
Salary: £14,075 - £15,207
Job location: Peterborough, United Kingdom
Divisional Leads (x2)
Amateur Swimming Association (ASA)
Salary: Competitive
Job location: London / Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Facilities Manager (2x positions)
Amateur Swimming Association (ASA)
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Loughborough, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Exercise Tutor
Age UK Oxfordshire
Salary: £25 p/h
Job location: Across Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Receptionist
Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £14,040.00 Per Annum
Job location: Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
Aqua Coach
Ipswich Borough Council
Salary: £19,826 - £20,954 pro rata
Job location: Ipswich, United Kingdom
Pool and Spa Attendant
Lifehouse Spa and Hotel
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Essex, United Kingdom
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