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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

Department for Education news

This summer's Nike’s Open Doors programme saved many children from a summer on the sofa
The UK government has declared that boys and girls should have equal access to sports
The British Beauty Council has introduced the Future Talent Programme, a beauty-specific career development programme
Active IQ has been acquired by educational charity NCFE from its parent company, US-based Ascend
Saturday 12 June 2021 will mark the 10th annual Global Wellness Day (GWD) which will
The time has come for Westminster to provide the same urgency and focus for the
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, a W3Fit EMEA, is heading
The government has pledged extra support and improved guidance for primary schools in England as
The Soft Drinks Industry Levy has come into effect today (6 April), in a move
The number of people starting new apprenticeships has fallen by a third, igniting worries that
The government has confirmed that a new Diploma in Sporting Excellence will be made available
A progress report on the government’s Sporting Future strategy has been overshadowed by the omission
Plans to tackle child health inequalities caused by school summer holidays will get underway this
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
More apprentices will be offered a route into the sports and leisure industry following a
ukactive and local councils want to see cash earmarked for boosting physical activity in schools
Karen Bradley and Tracey Crouch, the government ministers with ultimate responsibility to the UK sport
Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Spring Budget was a “missed opportunity” for the government to demonstrate its
Sport and physical activity participation targets for the next three years will be published by
A group of politicians has criticised “failing” PE teachers and published a wide-ranging report with
Elevate
Elevate
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording
A plan put forward by Premiership rugby club Saracens to establish a new secondary school
A new path for school leavers to enter the leisure industry has been developed after
Government plans for a major shake-up of Post-16 vocational education have been met with disappointment
Government funding for PE and sport in primary schools will be doubled to £320m (US$451.3m,
Health experts are calling on the government to scrap the so-called ‘fat letters’ posted to
ukactive is to renew efforts to tackle childhood inactivity through a raft of initiatives following
The Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) has urged primary schools and politicians to get behind school
More than 600 primary schools in England have now received grants from Sport England’s £18m
The UK government needs to provide clear, strong leadership and appoint a minister with responsibility
The Department for Business, Skills and Innovation is set to make an announcement about the
Plans are underway for a new educational and recreational centre – Dover Christ Church Academy
Plans are underway for a new educational and recreational centre – Dover Christ Church Academy
The Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) has called for PE funding to be focused on swimming
The government has confirmed it will make an extra £150m-a-year investment in PE and school
SkillsActive and ukactive have launched a survey to determine what employers want for training solutions,
Arts Council England (ACE) has announced the 10 regional applicants which are to receive a
Image: The new Studio School will offer hospitality and tourism training and work experience A
Arts Council England (ACE) has announced the successful applicants for four In Harmony projects, which
The Department for Education (DfE) will invest £15m in a number of schemes over the
The Shire of Roebourne's plans for the new multi-million dollar Karratha Leisure Complex have received
Newly-published findings from a Museums Association (MA) survey - The Impact Of Cuts On UK
Plans for the development of a major new youth facility in the centre of Luton
12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Nuffield Health has worked with ServiceSport UK for more than ten years, ensuring the equipment in its clubs is commercially optimised
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
GymNation is pioneering the future of fitness with software specialist Perfect Gym providing a scalable tech platform to power and sustain its growth
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
D2F had updated its brand styling to keep pace with business growth. MD, John Lofting and operations director, Matt Aynsley, explain the rationale
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
Research
BMI has been proven to be an inaccurate measure since it doesn’t distinguish fat mass from muscle mass
HCM magazine
Design
McFit, the original budget gym is undergoing a transformation with a new look and estate-wide overhaul, as Liz Terry reports
HCM magazine
Editor's letter
Consumers’ growing love of strength training is to be welcomed, as this long-neglected modality has a renaissance, however, it’s vital we continue to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
Letters
Fuel the debate about issues across the industry and share your ideas and experiences. We’d love to hear from you. [email protected]
HCM magazine
Editor's letter
Members are telling us they need support with their mental and spiritual health and the industry is starting to see this need. Now’s the time to fast-track our response
HCM magazine
HCM People

Cristiano Ronaldo

Footballer and entrepreneur
Taking care of your physical and mental health is essential for a fulfilling life
HCM magazine
News report
Will Orr has been talking to HCM about the company’s new strategy for 2024, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Specifier
Industry suppliers are responding to the exponential increase in consumer demand for strength training with a raft of new and innovative launches and concepts, as Steph Eaves reports
HCM magazine
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jen Holland

CEO: Edinburgh Leisure
Edinburgh Council will have a £143m budget shortfall by 2028/29 and so must find ways to become more efficient
HCM magazine
HCM People

Belinda Steward

MD of leisure, health and wellbeing, Places Leisure Places Leisure
We need to make it automatic that when people go to their doctor, they’re offered exercise rather than medication where appropriate
HCM magazine
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
HCM magazine
When a hefty round of investment coincided with the pandemic, the CEO of Midtown Athletic Clubs feared the company – founded by his grandfather – would go down on his watch. He talks to Kath Hudson about the pressure to keep the business afloat
HCM magazine
Actually most people go to the gym to feel better and that’s far easier to achieve than losing 5kg
HCM magazine
The European fitness sector is beating pre-pandemic numbers according to the 11th annual European Health & Fitness Market Report 2024 from Deloitte and EuropeActive, as Karsten Hollasch reports
HCM magazine
Speaking on the LIFTS podcast recently, Xponential Fitness CEO Anthony Geisler said participation in studio cycling is down globally. Kath Hudson decided to investigate
HCM magazine
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
HCM magazine
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Places Leisure successfully launches myFitApp to enhance member experience
Places Leisure is a leading leisure centre operator with a mission to create active places and healthy people for communities to thrive.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Empower your team, transform your service – elevate with coaching workshops
In today's competitive fitness landscape, the key to success lies not only in providing exceptional facilities but also in cultivating meaningful interactions with members.
Company profiles
Company profile: Balanced Body®
Balanced Body is the global leader in Pilates equipment and education. Founded over 47 years ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Orbit4
Orbit4 is a leading FitTech brand that provides gym operators with a comprehensive software solution ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Perfect Gym press release: PerfectGym joins Sport Alliance
Sport Alliance, a Hamburg-based provider of innovative software solutions and services to gyms and fitness suites, has announced the acquisition of PerfectGym, the international software provider to fitness and leisure businesses.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: GLL fitness instructor smashes World Record
Anthony Bryan, a fitness instructor at GLL’s Southbury Leisure Centre, recently took part in the London Marathon.
Directory
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
Property & Tenders
Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
23-24 May 2024
Large Hall of the Chamber of Commerce (Erbprinzenpalais), Wiesbaden, Germany
Diary dates
30 May - 02 Jun 2024
Rimini Exhibition Center, Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
08-08 Jun 2024
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
11-13 Jun 2024
Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore, Singapore
Diary dates
12-13 Jun 2024
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
03-05 Sep 2024
IMPACT Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand
Diary dates
19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Diary dates
01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
Diary dates
22-25 Oct 2024
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
24-24 Oct 2024
QEII Conference Centre, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
04-07 Nov 2024
In person, St Andrews, United Kingdom
Diary dates

Department for Education news

This summer's Nike’s Open Doors programme saved many children from a summer on the sofa
The UK government has declared that boys and girls should have equal access to sports
The British Beauty Council has introduced the Future Talent Programme, a beauty-specific career development programme
Active IQ has been acquired by educational charity NCFE from its parent company, US-based Ascend
Saturday 12 June 2021 will mark the 10th annual Global Wellness Day (GWD) which will
The time has come for Westminster to provide the same urgency and focus for the
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, a W3Fit EMEA, is heading
The government has pledged extra support and improved guidance for primary schools in England as
The Soft Drinks Industry Levy has come into effect today (6 April), in a move
The number of people starting new apprenticeships has fallen by a third, igniting worries that
The government has confirmed that a new Diploma in Sporting Excellence will be made available
A progress report on the government’s Sporting Future strategy has been overshadowed by the omission
Plans to tackle child health inequalities caused by school summer holidays will get underway this
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
More apprentices will be offered a route into the sports and leisure industry following a
ukactive and local councils want to see cash earmarked for boosting physical activity in schools
Karen Bradley and Tracey Crouch, the government ministers with ultimate responsibility to the UK sport
Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Spring Budget was a “missed opportunity” for the government to demonstrate its
Sport and physical activity participation targets for the next three years will be published by
A group of politicians has criticised “failing” PE teachers and published a wide-ranging report with
Elevate
Elevate
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording
A plan put forward by Premiership rugby club Saracens to establish a new secondary school
A new path for school leavers to enter the leisure industry has been developed after
Government plans for a major shake-up of Post-16 vocational education have been met with disappointment
Government funding for PE and sport in primary schools will be doubled to £320m (US$451.3m,
Health experts are calling on the government to scrap the so-called ‘fat letters’ posted to
ukactive is to renew efforts to tackle childhood inactivity through a raft of initiatives following
The Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) has urged primary schools and politicians to get behind school
More than 600 primary schools in England have now received grants from Sport England’s £18m
The UK government needs to provide clear, strong leadership and appoint a minister with responsibility
The Department for Business, Skills and Innovation is set to make an announcement about the
Plans are underway for a new educational and recreational centre – Dover Christ Church Academy
Plans are underway for a new educational and recreational centre – Dover Christ Church Academy
The Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) has called for PE funding to be focused on swimming
The government has confirmed it will make an extra £150m-a-year investment in PE and school
SkillsActive and ukactive have launched a survey to determine what employers want for training solutions,
Arts Council England (ACE) has announced the 10 regional applicants which are to receive a
Image: The new Studio School will offer hospitality and tourism training and work experience A
Arts Council England (ACE) has announced the successful applicants for four In Harmony projects, which
The Department for Education (DfE) will invest £15m in a number of schemes over the
The Shire of Roebourne's plans for the new multi-million dollar Karratha Leisure Complex have received
Newly-published findings from a Museums Association (MA) survey - The Impact Of Cuts On UK
Plans for the development of a major new youth facility in the centre of Luton
1 - 40 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Nuffield Health has worked with ServiceSport UK for more than ten years, ensuring the equipment in its clubs is commercially optimised
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
GymNation is pioneering the future of fitness with software specialist Perfect Gym providing a scalable tech platform to power and sustain its growth
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
D2F had updated its brand styling to keep pace with business growth. MD, John Lofting and operations director, Matt Aynsley, explain the rationale
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jen Holland

CEO: Edinburgh Leisure
Edinburgh Council will have a £143m budget shortfall by 2028/29 and so must find ways to become more efficient
HCM magazine
HCM People

Belinda Steward

MD of leisure, health and wellbeing, Places Leisure Places Leisure
We need to make it automatic that when people go to their doctor, they’re offered exercise rather than medication where appropriate
HCM magazine
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
HCM magazine
When a hefty round of investment coincided with the pandemic, the CEO of Midtown Athletic Clubs feared the company – founded by his grandfather – would go down on his watch. He talks to Kath Hudson about the pressure to keep the business afloat
HCM magazine
Actually most people go to the gym to feel better and that’s far easier to achieve than losing 5kg
HCM magazine
The European fitness sector is beating pre-pandemic numbers according to the 11th annual European Health & Fitness Market Report 2024 from Deloitte and EuropeActive, as Karsten Hollasch reports
HCM magazine
Speaking on the LIFTS podcast recently, Xponential Fitness CEO Anthony Geisler said participation in studio cycling is down globally. Kath Hudson decided to investigate
HCM magazine
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
HCM magazine
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Places Leisure successfully launches myFitApp to enhance member experience
Places Leisure is a leading leisure centre operator with a mission to create active places and healthy people for communities to thrive.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Empower your team, transform your service – elevate with coaching workshops
In today's competitive fitness landscape, the key to success lies not only in providing exceptional facilities but also in cultivating meaningful interactions with members.
Company profiles
Company profile: Balanced Body®
Balanced Body is the global leader in Pilates equipment and education. Founded over 47 years ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Orbit4
Orbit4 is a leading FitTech brand that provides gym operators with a comprehensive software solution ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Perfect Gym press release: PerfectGym joins Sport Alliance
Sport Alliance, a Hamburg-based provider of innovative software solutions and services to gyms and fitness suites, has announced the acquisition of PerfectGym, the international software provider to fitness and leisure businesses.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: GLL fitness instructor smashes World Record
Anthony Bryan, a fitness instructor at GLL’s Southbury Leisure Centre, recently took part in the London Marathon.
Directory
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
Property & Tenders
Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
23-24 May 2024
Large Hall of the Chamber of Commerce (Erbprinzenpalais), Wiesbaden, Germany
Diary dates
30 May - 02 Jun 2024
Rimini Exhibition Center, Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
08-08 Jun 2024
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
11-13 Jun 2024
Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore, Singapore
Diary dates
12-13 Jun 2024
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
03-05 Sep 2024
IMPACT Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand
Diary dates
19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Diary dates
01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
Diary dates
22-25 Oct 2024
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
24-24 Oct 2024
QEII Conference Centre, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
04-07 Nov 2024
In person, St Andrews, United Kingdom
Diary dates
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