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Health Club Management magazine

2021 issue 10
Health Club Management 2021 issue 10
On the cover: Sophie Lawler
"I feel really punchy about the future of the fitness industry"
5. Editor's letter: Creative action
Property deals, licencing and IP collaborations are opening up new opportunities across the sector and demanding our attention, says Liz Terry
12. HCM People: Alan Leach
The CEO of West Wood Clubs and chair of a resurgent IHRSA discusses the organisation’s plans and priorities
18. HCM People: Harry Jameson and Oli Patrick
The co-founders of PT consultancy and training company, Future Practice, see an opportunity for fitness professionals to become stress management experts
22. HCM People: Vishal Amin and Alex Pellew
The CEO and chief experience officer of Until explain their plans to develop the first chain of members' clubs with workspace for fitness professionals
28. HCM News:
This month’s key news stories, including: Les Mills Boutique launches, the latest numbers from The Leisure Database Company and Xponential’s ‘club-in-club’ deal with LA Fitness
36. Interview: Sophie Lawler
The CEO of Total Fitness talks about a tenure filled with dramatic growth, pandemic impact and a CVA
46. Sponsored: Technogym Biocircuit
Technogym’s Biocircuit offers a range of time-controlled and time-free circuits using the Biostrength line, with its Biodrive AI technology, delivering customised workouts
50. Everyone’s talking about: Sustainability
Climate change is causing devastation. HCM talks to innovators across the sector about inspiring solutions
56. Research: New insights
A US study by ClubIntel for IHRSA and ABC Software highlights opportunities for operators to grow their businesses by engaging with key consumer groups
62. Sponsored: Life Fitness: Hammer Strength just got stronger
Life Fitness is introducing a new range of Hammer Strength anaerobic equipment to complement its legendary strength training range
Health Club Management 2021 issue 10
On the cover: Sophie Lawler
"I feel really punchy about the future of the fitness industry"
64. New opening: Smart club: B-fit
Armah Sports has opened the first of the B_fit chain of health clubs. Utilising AI, VR and the Internet of Things, it’s the first club in the world to be Amazon Alexa-enabled
70. Insight: Fear of death
Researchers in Canada have found that fear of death is the greatest motivator to exercise
72. Debate: Fast food tie-ups
Are collaborations with fast food brands, such as McDonald's, a smart marketing opportunity for operators and sector businesses, or are they a risk to reputation? Industry thought leaders give their views
78. Interview: Jordy Kool & Marjolijn Meijer
The Amsterdam-based duo explain their plans for growing the Urban Gym Group using a counter-cyclical investment strategy and multiple brands, while also holding the Benelux master franchise agreement for TRIB3
90. Operations: Get pedalling: indoor cycling
Indoor cycling classes can be intimidating to the uninitiated. Suppliers share their tips on how to encourage beginners into the cycling studio
96. fitness-kit.net: Product innovation
HCM reveals new launches from Accessercise, Codelocks, Ecore and Blazepod
97. Promotion: Trakk: Pulse Fitness
A new app called Trakk, from Pulse Fitness, promises triple benefits to operators, says Chris Johnson
99. HCM directory:
HCM's guide to products and services
100. Research: Chronic fatigue
In the UK, NICE no longer recommends graded exercise therapy for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and ME
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Research
New research from Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne has found that heart patients benefit from resistance training
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Insight
After a hiatus due to the pandemic, LeisureDB has updated its State of the Fitness Industry Report for 2022, as David Minton reports
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Small group training is growing ever more popular, driven by supply-side innovation and demand, as HCM’s Frances Marcellin discovers
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New Deloitte report finds the health and fitness sector contributes up to US$91.22bn* a year to global GDP, as Frances Marcellin reports
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UK Active’s Alex Lucas explains the findings of a new report which shows how the fitness and leisure sector can help transform workforce activity levels in the new hybrid workplace
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Dr Paul Bedford and Andreas Paulsen to speak at Sibec Europe-UK
Questex’s Sibec Europe-UK, Europe’s leading hosted buyer event for the fitness industry, will take place on 27-30 September 2022 at the Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort, in Portugal.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: EGYM announces integration with software provider Fisikal
EGYM has announced an integration with a leading UK-based software company Fisikal to enhance its capabilities to serve the needs of enterprise customers running multi-site operations.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: New £42m Moorways Sports Village to open on 21 May
Everyone Active will open Moorways Sports Village to the public on Saturday 21 May with a grand opening weekend – in time for the half term holidays.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: Parkwood Leisure celebrates four award wins and named Outstanding Organisation of the Year at the 2022 ukactive Awards
It was a night to remember at the 2022 ukactive Awards for Parkwood Leisure, as the leisure facilities operator picked up four awards.
Company profiles
Company profile: Rocca Creative Thinking Limited
Rocca. is a tech organisation specialising in sport and physical activity. It works with NGBs ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Serco Leisure
Serco Leisure Operating Limited is one of the UK’s leading national operators of leisure centres, ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Matrix Fitness: Rugby elite
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Featured press releases: Myzone U education and Master Trainer sessions accredited by EREPS
In a move to continually raise standards of education within the physical activity professional space, the Myzone U platform and Myzone’s Master Trainer courses have been awarded Approved Training Status by the European Register of Exercise Professionals (EREPS).
Directory
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
On demand
Fitness On Demand: On demand
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Lockers/interior design
Safe Space Lockers Ltd: Lockers/interior design
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
Management software
Premier Software Solutions: Management software
Fitness equipment
A Panatta Sport Srl: Fitness equipment
Whole body cryotherapy
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH / icelab: Whole body cryotherapy
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Property & Tenders
Pendine Sands, Carmarthenshire
Carmarthenshire County Council
Property & Tenders
Runcorn
Halton Borough Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
12-13 Sep 2022
Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs® Resort, Lake Buena Vista, United States
Diary dates
21-21 Sep 2022
Various, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
25-28 Oct 2022
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
25-28 Oct 2022
Ibiza, Ibiza, Spain
Diary dates
01-07 Dec 2022
tbc, Dunedin, New Zealand
Diary dates
17-18 Mar 2023
Tobacco Dock, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates

Health Club Management magazine

2021 issue 10
Health Club Management 2021 issue 10
On the cover: Sophie Lawler
"I feel really punchy about the future of the fitness industry"
5. Editor's letter: Creative action
Property deals, licencing and IP collaborations are opening up new opportunities across the sector and demanding our attention, says Liz Terry
12. HCM People: Alan Leach
The CEO of West Wood Clubs and chair of a resurgent IHRSA discusses the organisation’s plans and priorities
18. HCM People: Harry Jameson and Oli Patrick
The co-founders of PT consultancy and training company, Future Practice, see an opportunity for fitness professionals to become stress management experts
22. HCM People: Vishal Amin and Alex Pellew
The CEO and chief experience officer of Until explain their plans to develop the first chain of members' clubs with workspace for fitness professionals
28. HCM News:
This month’s key news stories, including: Les Mills Boutique launches, the latest numbers from The Leisure Database Company and Xponential’s ‘club-in-club’ deal with LA Fitness
36. Interview: Sophie Lawler
The CEO of Total Fitness talks about a tenure filled with dramatic growth, pandemic impact and a CVA
46. Sponsored: Technogym Biocircuit
Technogym’s Biocircuit offers a range of time-controlled and time-free circuits using the Biostrength line, with its Biodrive AI technology, delivering customised workouts
50. Everyone’s talking about: Sustainability
Climate change is causing devastation. HCM talks to innovators across the sector about inspiring solutions
56. Research: New insights
A US study by ClubIntel for IHRSA and ABC Software highlights opportunities for operators to grow their businesses by engaging with key consumer groups
62. Sponsored: Life Fitness: Hammer Strength just got stronger
Life Fitness is introducing a new range of Hammer Strength anaerobic equipment to complement its legendary strength training range
Health Club Management 2021 issue 10
On the cover: Sophie Lawler
"I feel really punchy about the future of the fitness industry"
64. New opening: Smart club: B-fit
Armah Sports has opened the first of the B_fit chain of health clubs. Utilising AI, VR and the Internet of Things, it’s the first club in the world to be Amazon Alexa-enabled
70. Insight: Fear of death
Researchers in Canada have found that fear of death is the greatest motivator to exercise
72. Debate: Fast food tie-ups
Are collaborations with fast food brands, such as McDonald's, a smart marketing opportunity for operators and sector businesses, or are they a risk to reputation? Industry thought leaders give their views
78. Interview: Jordy Kool & Marjolijn Meijer
The Amsterdam-based duo explain their plans for growing the Urban Gym Group using a counter-cyclical investment strategy and multiple brands, while also holding the Benelux master franchise agreement for TRIB3
90. Operations: Get pedalling: indoor cycling
Indoor cycling classes can be intimidating to the uninitiated. Suppliers share their tips on how to encourage beginners into the cycling studio
96. fitness-kit.net: Product innovation
HCM reveals new launches from Accessercise, Codelocks, Ecore and Blazepod
97. Promotion: Trakk: Pulse Fitness
A new app called Trakk, from Pulse Fitness, promises triple benefits to operators, says Chris Johnson
99. HCM directory:
HCM's guide to products and services
100. Research: Chronic fatigue
In the UK, NICE no longer recommends graded exercise therapy for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and ME
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2014 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
2014 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2014 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
2014 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2013 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
2013 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2013 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
2013 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2012 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
2012 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2012 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
2012 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2011 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
2011 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2011 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
2011 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2010 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
2010 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2010 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
2010 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2009 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
2009 issue 11
Health Club Management magazine
Health Club Management magazine 2009 issue 10
Health Club Management magazine
2009 issue 10
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Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Dr Paul Bedford and Andreas Paulsen to speak at Sibec Europe-UK
Questex’s Sibec Europe-UK, Europe’s leading hosted buyer event for the fitness industry, will take place on 27-30 September 2022 at the Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort, in Portugal.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: EGYM announces integration with software provider Fisikal
EGYM has announced an integration with a leading UK-based software company Fisikal to enhance its capabilities to serve the needs of enterprise customers running multi-site operations.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: New £42m Moorways Sports Village to open on 21 May
Everyone Active will open Moorways Sports Village to the public on Saturday 21 May with a grand opening weekend – in time for the half term holidays.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: Parkwood Leisure celebrates four award wins and named Outstanding Organisation of the Year at the 2022 ukactive Awards
It was a night to remember at the 2022 ukactive Awards for Parkwood Leisure, as the leisure facilities operator picked up four awards.
Company profiles
Company profile: Rocca Creative Thinking Limited
Rocca. is a tech organisation specialising in sport and physical activity. It works with NGBs ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Serco Leisure
Serco Leisure Operating Limited is one of the UK’s leading national operators of leisure centres, ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Matrix Fitness: Rugby elite
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Featured press releases: Myzone U education and Master Trainer sessions accredited by EREPS
In a move to continually raise standards of education within the physical activity professional space, the Myzone U platform and Myzone’s Master Trainer courses have been awarded Approved Training Status by the European Register of Exercise Professionals (EREPS).
Directory
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
On demand
Fitness On Demand: On demand
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Lockers/interior design
Safe Space Lockers Ltd: Lockers/interior design
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
Management software
Premier Software Solutions: Management software
Fitness equipment
A Panatta Sport Srl: Fitness equipment
Whole body cryotherapy
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH / icelab: Whole body cryotherapy
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Property & Tenders
Pendine Sands, Carmarthenshire
Carmarthenshire County Council
Property & Tenders
Runcorn
Halton Borough Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
12-13 Sep 2022
Wyndham Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs® Resort, Lake Buena Vista, United States
Diary dates
21-21 Sep 2022
Various, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
25-28 Oct 2022
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
25-28 Oct 2022
Ibiza, Ibiza, Spain
Diary dates
01-07 Dec 2022
tbc, Dunedin, New Zealand
Diary dates
17-18 Mar 2023
Tobacco Dock, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
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