Active IQ
Active IQ
Active IQ
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 Subscribe to Health Club Management
UNITING THE WORLD OF FITNESS
Get the latest news, jobs and features in your inbox
Health Club Management

Health Club Management

Product news

Body Bike launches OceanIX bike made from recycled plastic

Indoor bike manufacturer Body Bike has teamed up with Plastix to launch the world's first indoor bike, made from reclaimed plastic.

The bike, which is expected to launch at FIBO in April, is called the OceanIX and features the functionality of the company's SMART+ model and includes ANT+ and BLE integration which enables users to track their performance data via a smartphone or mobile device.

Available in ocean blue, the OceanIX is built entirely from recycled plastic from reclaimed commercial fishing nets. The plastic was sourced from Plastix, a Denmark-based company that buys used plastic fishing nets from commercial fishing fleets around the world to prevent the nets from being left in the ocean or going into landfill. Once collected the nets are manually sorted before being turned into pellets of recycled plastic which can then be repurposed.

Uffe A Olesen, CEO of Body Bike, says: "OceanIX is something we're incredibly proud of. It isn't just a piece of gym equipment. It's part of a cause. It's something we're doing because we feel it's the right thing to do."

"It's also the first piece of commercial gym equipment in the world to use this material," Olesen adds.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Company Details
BODY BIKE International A/S
Indoor bike design, construction and sales.
Address
Pier 6, DK-9900 Frederikshavn, Denmark
Telephone
+45 9843 9696
Indoor bike manufacturer Body Bike has teamed up with Plastix to launch the world's first indoor bike, made from reclaimed plastic.
imagesX/THUMB341035_821130_271184.jpg

Product news

Physical Company, a UK-based specialist equipment supplier, has partnered with Belgian textile company Beaulieu International
Virtuagym, an online management solution for the fitness industry, has expanded its Business Analytics (BA)
Escape Fitness has launched the Multi-Activity Resource Station (MARS), a new touchscreen system that enables
AquaPhyical has launched a new aqua fitness class aimed at children. Called FloatFit Grow, the
Hydrow, a US-based fitness startup, has secured a US$20m investment from investment firm L Catterton,
Agmis, a tech company based in Lithuania, has developed an AI gym motion tracking solution
Safe Space Lockers Ltd
Safe Space Lockers Ltd
Crown Sports Lockers has combined innovative design with eye-catching changing room provision and project delivery
PureGym has partnered with Wattbike to open its first dedicated Wattbike Zone at its site
fibodo (find it. book it. do it.) - the award-winning booking management platform used by
Now in its fourth year, Elevate continues to explore the benefits of physical activity for
The UK Government’s chief medical officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies, will be a keynote speaker
A New Year brings the chance for renewed focus and refreshed approaches. At MoveGB, we’re
Core Health & Fitness has launched the Star Trac FreeRunner, an innovative treadmill featuring patent-pending
Matrix Fitness UK
Matrix Fitness UK
TRX MAPS, powered by PHYSMODO, performs a complete body movement assessment in less than 30
Quantum Cryotherapy, a Devon-based cryotherapy specialist, has launched the CryoQube, the first whole body cryotherapy
Digital fitness content provider Wexer has launched Wexer Web Player, an online portal that allows
Escape Fitness has appointed Lisa Starkey to the role of account manager for Boutique Solutions.
Les Mills
Les Mills
1 - 15 of 1,247
Latest News
Spartan, the obstacle course and endurance brand, has launched into the corporate wellness market with ...
Latest News
Drinking a protein shake just before going to bed at night might increase gains in ...
Latest News
A new study has found that taking part in structured exercise such as team sports ...
Latest News
The Gym Group has tackled investor chatter about stagnation in market penetration by collaborating with ...
Latest News
Corporate fitness sales specialist Gympass has secured a partnership deal with IWG, one of the ...
Latest News
Functional fitness operator Blok has revealed plans to take its boutique concept outside of London ...
Latest News
The chancellor, Philip Hammond, has presented his Spring Statement to parliament, making updates to apprenticeship ...
Latest News
Les Mills International (LMI) has joined forces with health club mobile app provider Netpulse to ...
Features
Research
It is really important for operators to recognise the importance of weight loss/body shape in terms of motivation for people to be more active
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?
People
We help people break bad habits and change their lifestyles for better health. By monitoring our members’ progress and keeping in touch via our app, we guarantee results
People
The amount of change in just the past five years has been enormous. The make up of the top 10 brands is unrecognisable: some of those who considered themselves the market leaders are now gone, replaced by challengers
People
Say you want to open a cycling studio. You might know SoulCycle and Flywheel, but you can’t open one. The only thing you can open is a CycleBar
Promotional Feature
Promotional feature
The CEO & founder of Barcelona Bootcamp talks to HCM about the growth of his luxury fitness holidays in Spain and his plans to expand the five-star experience across Europe
Job search
POST YOUR JOB
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: active-net gets behind campaign to delete blood cancer
active-net is supporting the work of blood cancer charity, DKMS, by encouraging greater awareness of stem cell donation within the BAME community.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Barcelona Bootcamp to launch corporate preferred rates for company retreats
Apart from the incredible scenery, delicious meals, and beautiful locations, there is another reason to choose Barcelona Bootcamp for your next company retreat.
Video Gallery
Harlands Group Overview
Harlands Group
An overview of the Harlands Group, the membership management experts. Read more
More videos:
Company profiles
Company profile: Life Fitness
For more than 45 years, Life Fitness has been dedicated to creating fitness solutions that ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Eleiko
We build upon our six-decade legacy in weightlifting, fuelled by our unwavering commitment to innovation, ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Audio visual
Lightmasters UK Ltd: Audio visual
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Trade associations
International SPA Association - iSPA: Trade associations
Member access schemes
Move GB: Member access schemes
Corporate retreats
Barcelona Bootcamp: Corporate retreats
Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Kemitron GmbH: Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Lockers/interior design
Fitlockers: Lockers/interior design
Fitness equipment
Miha Bodytec GmbH: Fitness equipment
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Locking solutions
Ojmar: Locking solutions
Property & Tenders
Huddersfield
Kirklees Active Leisure
Property & Tenders
New Brighton, Wirral, Merseyside
Wirral Borough Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
27-28 Mar 2019
Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
24-25 Apr 2019
Business Design Centre, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
Active IQ
Active IQ