Debit Finance Collections DFC
Debit Finance Collections DFC
Debit Finance Collections DFC
Health Club Management

Health Club Management

Follow Health Club Management on Twitter Like Health Club Management on Facebook Join the discussion with Health Club Management on LinkedIn Follow Health Club Management on Instagram
UNITING THE WORLD OF FITNESS
Get the latest news, jobs and features in your inbox
Health Club Management

Health Club Management

News

New Bulmershe Leisure Centre will empower the community

The people of Bulmershe are to get a new £14m leisure centre after Wokingham Borough Council (WBC) gave the final go-ahead for the scheme. It will be run on behalf of the council by Places for People Leisure.

The building will replace an ageing 1970s leisure centre which was deemed not fit for purpose and which will demolished to make way for the new building.

The council conducted in-depth consultations with the local residents, community groups and schools who used the old centre, to identify missing elements and establish what was needed in the new facility.

Councillor Norman Jorgensen, executive member for leisure at WBC, said: "Our aim is to encourage and empower the whole community to take part in and enjoy a range of sports and activities.

"The new centre has been designed to offer the most up-to-date, flexible facilities which will be accessible for all."

The new Bulmershe Leisure Centre will have a health club with a large gym floor and exercise studios, as well as a six-lane, 25m swimming pool and a teaching pool with a movable floor.

It will also include a four-court sports hall, while a café for the community will complete the mix.

The centre is scheduled to open in mid-2020.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Work has begun on a new leisure centre in Woodley, Berkshire, after plans for the £14m facility received final planning approval from Wokingham Borough Council (WBC).
SAR,HAF,PUB
THUMB28250_989836.jpg

News

Female-friendly fitness operator Sweat! has closed its doors, just nine months after it revealed ambitious
Health and racquets club operator Life Time is entering the healthy living market with the
American venture capitalist and tech billionaire Tim Draper has joined the team of investors behind
Balance training is increasing in popularity among fitness operators and users. The emergence of balance
Indoor cycling giant Peloton has announced plans to enter the thriving German fitness market. The
High-end boxing gym brand BXR is looking to roll out an expansion of its Sweat
Les Mills
Les Mills
Myzone has expanded its product portfolio to include the MZ-Bodyscan, a new feature which offers
Sports psychologist Jeremy Snape and Olympic gold medallist Amy Williams are among the keynote speakers
The Co-operative Group (Co-op) will invest a "multi-million-pound" sum to help create a network of
A new collaboration between Sport England, think tank Demos and care and housing provider Anchor
Exercise has been shown to have a positive impact on people's mental health, but is
A survey of UK gym users has found that a third (34 per cent) of
US-based boutique fitness operator Solidcore has revealed plans for five new clubs the booming New
Fitness Compared
Fitness Compared
FunXtion, experts in interactive digital fitness, has been appointed by the world’s fastest growing fitness
The UK health and fitness industry is healthier than it has ever been, according to
People eating ultra-processed foods ate more calories and gained more weight than when they ate
Wellness Week 2019 has kicked off in Romagna, Italy. The event will run from 17
Focus Training
Focus Training
1 - 15 of 10,932
Features
Active ageing
According to ukactive’s Reimagining Ageing report, in the next 20 years one in seven of the UK population will be over 75. By 2030, the number of over 60s in the UK will be 20m, 31 per cent more than today
Features
Innovation
Silicon Valley hacker Dave Asprey used his tech skills to gather the latest fitness kit to create a bio hacking boutique. Kath Hudson investigates cusapero
Features
Software
New technology is transforming the way the health and fitness industry functions and interacts with customers. Liz Terry catches up with operators around the industry for an update
Features
Research
New research from Deloitte China and IHRSA shows the market for health and fitness in India is starting to grow, as Kirsten Walsh reports
Features
Analysis
Features
HCM Celebs
Being a touring musician can be tough on your wellbeing, so country music star, Tim McGraw, developed his own workouts to stay fit. Now he’s collaborating with Snap to launch a gym brand
Features
Strength
Do you need strength training kit that fits a smaller space? Julie Fisher takes a look at the options
Features
Research
The fitness industry in China is growing fast according to The IHRSA Greater China Health Club Report, produced in November 2018 in collaboration with Deloitte China. Kristen Walsh reports
Features
Research
Leisure-net’s annual Health and Fitness Omnibus Survey (HAFOS) is now in its 15th year. We talk to Leisure-net’s Mike Hill about what’s changed, and what hasn’t, since 2002
Features
ukactive
The sector’s challenge is to focus its collective efforts on the pillars of public life, delivering a beneficial impact for children and young adults, workers and older people, says Steven Ward
Features
Cycling
What does the big data around group cycling show? What’s hot, who’s most engaged and what’s up and coming for the year ahead?
Features
People
We noticed this gap in the UK market for a complete workout that invigorates the body while impacting the mind
People
Ceilidh dancing is great; it’s full of fun and energy and after a night of it you leave happy, smiling and sweating
People
So, the competition is now here… and who’s to say it always has to be at a premium price point? Why shouldn’t someone also come in with a cheaper at-home option?
People
Technogym has helped us ensure that every facility has the same selection of equipment. It’s part of the commitment we’ve made to deliver a top quality service for every community
People
I wanted to create a gym that was good enough for Anthony Joshua – that was the benchmark
People
The founders of F45 Training have done an incredible job building a global brand, and with this partnership, we hope to continue to disrupt the fitness industry
People
We’ll soon be starting work on a mega club, called Eden RAW, which will have four boutique offerings under one roof and is expected to launch in the first quarter of 2020
People
The vision of a fitter planet is a very powerful one. It’s about our collective ability to look after our own wellbeing, which influences the wellbeing of our communities and our environment
People
Fitness is cool, but sport is also a significant growth market for the health club industry and it’s important for us to share what we’ve learned through our Olympic contracts
People
Promotional Feature
Promotional feature
These new products offer the market a complete indoor cycling solution. We have indoor bikes that cover both home and commercial fitness sectors, and user groups from general health and fitness, to elite sport - Richard Baker, CEO, Wattbike
Job search
POST YOUR JOB
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Elevate and Metro Blind Sport to promote inclusivity through inaugural Charity of the Year partnership
Organisers of Elevate, Elite Sport and COPA are delighted to announce Metro Blind Sport as its Charity of the Year partner for the 2019 trade show, held at ExCeL London on 8-9 May.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: PowerWave and DFC: a paradigm of progressive growth
Revolutionary cross trainer manufacturer and franchise, PowerWave, is experiencing the dizzying heights of success, having launched its new online platform, XPS Virtual Coach, five weeks ago.
Opinion
promotion
Member retention is a growing problem for long-established gym chains, who are battling the growing budget and boutique gym market.
Opinion: Are you trying to beat budget gyms at their own game?
Company profiles
Company profile: Rephouse Europa Ltd
Rephouse is a leading manufacturer of high-performance fitness flooring systems. With its state-of-the-art production technology ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Core Health & Fitness
Core Health & Fitness is the world’s largest privately-held marketer and distributor of commercial fitness ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Direct debit solutions
Debit Finance Collections: Direct debit solutions
Audio visual
Hutchison Technologies: Audio visual
Fitness equipment
Physical Company Ltd: Fitness equipment
Locking solutions
Ojmar: Locking solutions
Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Kemitron GmbH: Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Lockers/interior design
Safe Space Lockers Ltd: Lockers/interior design
Exercise equipment
EXF Fitness Equipment: Exercise equipment
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
Member access schemes
Move GB: Member access schemes
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions Ltd: Flooring
Property & Tenders
Will to Win
Property & Tenders
Savills
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
30 May 2019
Rimini Expo Centre, Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
30 May - 02 Jun 2019
Expo Centre & Riviera Di Rimini, Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
Search news & features:
Find a supplier:
Debit Finance Collections DFC
Debit Finance Collections DFC