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Health Club Management magazine

2022 issue 3
Health Club Management 2022 issue 3
On the cover: 300th edition
HCM celebrates its 300th edition
5. Editor's letter: Marking a milestone
HCM is celebrating 300 issues this month and reflecting on the journey so far, says Liz Terry
12. Write to reply: Celebrating 300 editions of HCM
As it celebrates its 300th edition, HCM can feel proud of producing the richest primary source material for our great sector, says Steven Ward of GO Fit
14. HCM People: Dave Wright
The founder and CEO of fitness platform Myzone talks future plans after receiving a multi-million dollar investment, and explains the new features that will give clubs the edge for member engagement
20. HCM people: Adnan Ebrahim
The co-founder and CEO of MindLabs wants to make looking after our mental health as normal as going to the gym
22. HCM News:
Activity sector in drive to net-zero, David Beckham partners with F45, boutique chain TRIB3 eyes US expansion and Basic-Fit is expanding into Germany
30. Interview: Andreas Paulsen
Europe Active has reinvented itself over the pandemic, rallying the sector, progressing the public health agenda, and opening itself up to global collaboration. Its CEO talks to Kate Cracknell
38. Sponsored: Technogym: delivering digital
Four operators share their insights into how Technogym’s Mywellness has transformed their operations, as well as customer and team engagement
42. Everyone's talking about: The mid market
There are signs the mid market is back with a vengeance. Or did it never really go away? We ask the experts
50. Research: Vaccines ‘more effective in people who exercise’
Physically active people are 50 per cent more likely to develop higher antibodies after having a vaccination, research shows
52. Sponsored: Driving active communities
The new UK Leisure Framework has been set up to deliver £2bn of developments, as Paul Cluett, MD of Alliance Leisure explains
54. Insight: Human cost
With between 85 and 100 per cent of employers reporting staff shortages, is the UK fitness sector heading into a workforce employment crisis and what can be done about it? HCM reports
60. Sponsored: Fitronics
The UK health club sector could grow to engage up to 35 per cent of the population, according to a Fitronics study, reports Marc Jones
Health Club Management 2022 issue 3
On the cover: 300th edition
HCM celebrates its 300th edition
62. 300th edition: A pause for thought
As we celebrate the publication of the 300th edition of HCM, we invite industry experts to give their insights on the health and fitness sector: why they joined, the most exciting development to date, and what they think we’ll be reporting on in the next 300 issues
96. Design: The Wow Factor
How do you create fitness spaces that keep customers coming back for more? Designers and suppliers share their secret design sauce
105. Supplier showcase: Freemotion: a truly interactive, connected experience
Thrive Gym is the UK’s first commercial gym to offer fitness experiences from Freemotion and iFIT, which offer connected experiences for members
107. Supplier showcase: Clubbercise
Clubbercise classes deliver proven results for fitness facilities.
109. Supplier showcase: Fisikal
Fitness First has made personal training more accessible by deploying new levels of digitalisation in partnership with Fisikal
110. Fitness-kit.net: Product innovation
HCM reveals the latest product launches from Ogio Europe, Vaask, Box12 and 1FitLife
111. Sponsored: Matrix immersive cycling experience
Matrix Fitness has introduced a new immersive cycling experience, says Rob Knox
113. Sponsored: Funxtion
Funxtion’s new Portal enables operators to react more quickly to the needs of their customers, says Ernst de Neef
115. HCM directory:
Looking for a new product? Check out the latest entries in our directory
116. Research: Great timing
Ground-breaking research from the University of Copenhagen identifies the best times of day to exercise
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Ask the experts
Abi Harris talks to industry experts about ways operators can ensure members feel a continual sense of achievement and progression that keeps them coming back for more
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Letters
Fuel the debate about issues and opportunities across the industry. We’d love to hear from you – [email protected]
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Interview
The MD of Everlast Gyms is steering the business through a process of unification, rebranding and ‘elevation’, rolling out a hybrid model that he believes will take it to UK number one status. He speaks to Kate Cracknell
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Sponsored
Ben Hackney-Williams, head of content at Myzone, shares tools to drive positive change in 2022
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HCM People
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Research
Researchers have shed new light on the effects of HIIT on skeletal muscle, according to a study published on the eLife platform
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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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Do people get fitter working out in the gym or at home? Researcher Bryce Hastings explains the evidence when it comes to how they measure up
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The urgent need to represent the industry to governments globally has led to the commissioning of a new report into its impact on GDP by the Global Health and Fitness Alliance
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: A digital ecosystem that works for everyone
EGYM has been pioneering the connected gym floor for more than a decade, partnering with operators and other third-party integrations, to create a free-flowing training environment that places the member at the very centre of the experience.
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.
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.
Video Gallery
Mindbody, Inc
Total Vibration Solutions / Floors 4 Gyms / TVS Sports Surfaces
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Company profiles
Company profile: Fisikal Limited
Fisikal helps fitness professionals, operators and education organisations improve efficiencies and service through its online ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Physical Company
Physical Company’s mission statement is ‘First for Fitness Solutions’ – a statement that reflects the ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Featured press releases: Parkwood Leisure Appoints New Strategic Director
Parkwood Leisure is delighted to announce that Andy Farr will be re-joining the business as Strategic Director from September 2022.
Featured press releases
Featured press releases: Exercise is Medicine Days: FIBO advocates against lack of exercise
Making a clear statement against the lack of exercise in society: this is the aim FIBO pursues as a member of the ‘Exercise is Medicine’ initiative. Together with EuropeActive the world’s leading trade show will organise the ‘Exercise is Medicine Days’ on Friday and Saturday as part of the Fitness & Health Forum in Hall 8.
Directory
Fitness equipment
A Panatta Sport Srl: Fitness equipment
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Lockers/interior design
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers/interior design
Management software
Premier Software Solutions: Management software
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Whole body cryotherapy
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH / icelab: Whole body cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
On demand
Fitness On Demand: On demand
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
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
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Health Club Management magazine

2022 issue 3
Health Club Management 2022 issue 3
On the cover: 300th edition
HCM celebrates its 300th edition
5. Editor's letter: Marking a milestone
HCM is celebrating 300 issues this month and reflecting on the journey so far, says Liz Terry
12. Write to reply: Celebrating 300 editions of HCM
As it celebrates its 300th edition, HCM can feel proud of producing the richest primary source material for our great sector, says Steven Ward of GO Fit
14. HCM People: Dave Wright
The founder and CEO of fitness platform Myzone talks future plans after receiving a multi-million dollar investment, and explains the new features that will give clubs the edge for member engagement
20. HCM people: Adnan Ebrahim
The co-founder and CEO of MindLabs wants to make looking after our mental health as normal as going to the gym
22. HCM News:
Activity sector in drive to net-zero, David Beckham partners with F45, boutique chain TRIB3 eyes US expansion and Basic-Fit is expanding into Germany
30. Interview: Andreas Paulsen
Europe Active has reinvented itself over the pandemic, rallying the sector, progressing the public health agenda, and opening itself up to global collaboration. Its CEO talks to Kate Cracknell
38. Sponsored: Technogym: delivering digital
Four operators share their insights into how Technogym’s Mywellness has transformed their operations, as well as customer and team engagement
42. Everyone's talking about: The mid market
There are signs the mid market is back with a vengeance. Or did it never really go away? We ask the experts
50. Research: Vaccines ‘more effective in people who exercise’
Physically active people are 50 per cent more likely to develop higher antibodies after having a vaccination, research shows
52. Sponsored: Driving active communities
The new UK Leisure Framework has been set up to deliver £2bn of developments, as Paul Cluett, MD of Alliance Leisure explains
54. Insight: Human cost
With between 85 and 100 per cent of employers reporting staff shortages, is the UK fitness sector heading into a workforce employment crisis and what can be done about it? HCM reports
60. Sponsored: Fitronics
The UK health club sector could grow to engage up to 35 per cent of the population, according to a Fitronics study, reports Marc Jones
Health Club Management 2022 issue 3
On the cover: 300th edition
HCM celebrates its 300th edition
62. 300th edition: A pause for thought
As we celebrate the publication of the 300th edition of HCM, we invite industry experts to give their insights on the health and fitness sector: why they joined, the most exciting development to date, and what they think we’ll be reporting on in the next 300 issues
96. Design: The Wow Factor
How do you create fitness spaces that keep customers coming back for more? Designers and suppliers share their secret design sauce
105. Supplier showcase: Freemotion: a truly interactive, connected experience
Thrive Gym is the UK’s first commercial gym to offer fitness experiences from Freemotion and iFIT, which offer connected experiences for members
107. Supplier showcase: Clubbercise
Clubbercise classes deliver proven results for fitness facilities.
109. Supplier showcase: Fisikal
Fitness First has made personal training more accessible by deploying new levels of digitalisation in partnership with Fisikal
110. Fitness-kit.net: Product innovation
HCM reveals the latest product launches from Ogio Europe, Vaask, Box12 and 1FitLife
111. Sponsored: Matrix immersive cycling experience
Matrix Fitness has introduced a new immersive cycling experience, says Rob Knox
113. Sponsored: Funxtion
Funxtion’s new Portal enables operators to react more quickly to the needs of their customers, says Ernst de Neef
115. HCM directory:
Looking for a new product? Check out the latest entries in our directory
116. Research: Great timing
Ground-breaking research from the University of Copenhagen identifies the best times of day to exercise
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
1 - 40 of 150
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: A digital ecosystem that works for everyone
EGYM has been pioneering the connected gym floor for more than a decade, partnering with operators and other third-party integrations, to create a free-flowing training environment that places the member at the very centre of the experience.
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.
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.
Video Gallery
Mindbody, Inc
Total Vibration Solutions / Floors 4 Gyms / TVS Sports Surfaces
Mindbody, Inc
Company profiles
Company profile: Fisikal Limited
Fisikal helps fitness professionals, operators and education organisations improve efficiencies and service through its online ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Physical Company
Physical Company’s mission statement is ‘First for Fitness Solutions’ – a statement that reflects the ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Featured press releases: Parkwood Leisure Appoints New Strategic Director
Parkwood Leisure is delighted to announce that Andy Farr will be re-joining the business as Strategic Director from September 2022.
Featured press releases
Featured press releases: Exercise is Medicine Days: FIBO advocates against lack of exercise
Making a clear statement against the lack of exercise in society: this is the aim FIBO pursues as a member of the ‘Exercise is Medicine’ initiative. Together with EuropeActive the world’s leading trade show will organise the ‘Exercise is Medicine Days’ on Friday and Saturday as part of the Fitness & Health Forum in Hall 8.
Directory
Fitness equipment
A Panatta Sport Srl: Fitness equipment
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Lockers/interior design
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers/interior design
Management software
Premier Software Solutions: Management software
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Whole body cryotherapy
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH / icelab: Whole body cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
On demand
Fitness On Demand: On demand
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
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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