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EMD news

A new job retention scheme, backed by National Lottery funding, has been launched to support
CIMSPA has issued a new policy to help ensure fitness and physical activity training is
The fitness sector is mounting a challenge to overturn the government's decision to ban group
The sport and physical activity sector "hasn't done enough" to tackle persisting inequalities within the
CIMSPA, has opened a consultation on the safe delivery of sport and physical activity online,
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has appointed Marcus Kingwell, the current
The Retention Guru
The Retention Guru
Greenvale Leisure Centre in Northern Ireland last month revealed its brand new 800sq m gym
A new directory of group fitness classes – claimed to be the largest of its
Group exercise is being presented as a solution to two of society's growing problems –
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has been working with Active IQ
EMD UK chief executive Ross Perriam has announced he will step down from his role
Ten national governing bodies of sport (NGBs) have been granted further financial support from funding
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has appointed fitness industry veteran Nigel
Fitronics
Fitronics
Moving into a new era of health and wellness, Power Plate has extended their popular
EMD UK will launch its Class Finder database – described as ‘an Expedia-style group exercise
The World Architecture Festival (WAF) has today (26 June) unveiled the largest ever shortlist for
The number of people doing group exercise increased by 3.76 million during 2017, according to
A new virtual reality therapy to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and anxiety has been
Exercise, Move, Dance Partnership (EMDP) – the national governing body for group exercise – has
Exercise, Movement and Dance Partnership (EMDP) - the national governing body for group exercise in
FIBO Exhibition
FIBO Exhibition
Hammer Strength, the number one brand in performance strength training, is adding to its portfolio
Londoners are being encouraged to participate in physical activity with the launch of an app
GLL, Everyone Active and Fusion Lifestyle are among the nominations for this year’s Active Training
Public sector employees will be able to get a taste of military workouts for free
A brand new body set up to represent the group fitness market has laid out
More than two thirds of the UK fitness sector’s workforce is female, according to the
Ohio’s Toledo Zoo has today (27 March) reopened its aquarium following a near three-year, US$25m
Zumba Fitness has teamed up with the Exercise Movement and Dance (EMD) Academy and Lifetime
New statistics have revealed that tourism was worth more than £6bn to the East Midlands'
A foundation stone has been unveiled as part of a ceremony to mark the start
Work has started on a major multi-million pound regeneration scheme in Clay Cross, which is
Loughborough University has taken possession of SportPark, a bespoke sports administration hub which will host
New research has found that the 15 ICC World Twenty20 cricket tournament fixtures staged at
Development of the Central Area Leisure Centre (CALC) on a former brownfield site at The
British Waterways has announced that the restoration of an 18th century wharf on the Grantham
A survey from Sport England shows that people taking part in dance and exercise movement
A new £1.253m pilot initiative has been launched by the Peak District National Park Authority
Chesterfield Football Club's (CFC) plans to build a new £13m stadium at Whittingham Moor have
A former tip in Horncastle, Lincolnshire, is set to be transformed into a new community
Part of the Ashby Canal in Leicestershire is set to undergo a £500,000 restoration after
A consultation to gather feedback on a new emerging strategy for the regeneration of the
A new £1.8m arts centre has opened in Rowsley, Derbyshire, providing a new base for
A £575,000 project to regenerate Erewash Canal Corridor in Derbyshire has been completed as part
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
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HCM Magazine
Sponsored
Life Fitness is introducing a new range of Hammer Strength anaerobic equipment to complement its legendary strength training range
HCM Magazine
Promotion
A new app called Trakk, from Pulse Fitness, promises triple benefits to operators, says Chris Johnson
HCM Magazine
Interview
The CEO of Total Fitness has been in-post for just over three years – a true tale of two halves, with dramatic growth in the first half of her tenure, followed by a second half dominated by the pandemic and a CVA. She talks to Kate Cracknell
HCM Magazine
Insight
Which messaging is most effective at inspiring people to get active and why? Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada set out to find out, as Tom Walker reports
HCM Magazine
Sponsored
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
HCM Magazine
Research
A US study investigating consumer attitudes to gyms, health clubs and studios reveals a new focus on wellness, as well as opportunities for operators to grow their businesses
HCM Magazine
Interview
Urban Gym Group sees health, fitness and wellness converging and is ready to seize these opportunities. Its co-CEOs tell to Kate Cracknell, ‘if we can’t build it, we’ll buy it’
HCM Magazine
HCM magazine
Research
We’re not necessarily against weight loss, we just think that it shouldn’t be the primary criterion for judging the success of a lifestyle intervention programme
HCM magazine
Insight
Research firm Qualtrics surveyed 12,157 consumers across 15 countries in seven languages to create the Les Mills 2021 Global Fitness Report, highlighting the ways consumers are choosing to work out as we emerge from the pandemic. Jak Phillips reports
HCM magazine
Editor's letter
In this issue, we’re focusing on sharing insights and thought leadership to highlight opportunities for the development of the sector in terms of both markets and offerings, says Liz Terry, HCM editor
HCM magazine
It makes services and tech more accessible and affordable for wellness professionals
HCM magazine
This has always been a creative, driven sector, but the pressures of the pandemic have inspired a new outpouring of creativity, leading to the emergence of new models, partnerships and concepts
HCM magazine
Can partnerships and affiliations with less obvious companies, such as fast food brands, help the industry tap into a new demographic, or is the potential for them to compromise our reputation too big a risk to take? asks Abi Harris
HCM magazine
Climate change, like COVID-19, presents challenges that won’t go away and demands both our immediate attention and collective efforts. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
NICE has done a U-turn on its controversial guidelines for treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, saying that physical activity or therapy should not now be routinely prescribed for patients
HCM magazine
HCM People

Alan Leach

Chair of IHRSA and CEO, West Wood Clubs
IHRSA is now on a mission to bring the global industry together
HCM magazine
Armah Sports has revealed the first B_fit health club – a smart club concept that’s gearing up for the Metaverse with AI, VR, Amazon Alexa and the Internet of Things, as Tom Walker reports
HCM magazine
HCM People

Harry Jameson and Oli Patrick

Co-founders, Future Practice
There’s still no ‘stress resilience’ profession. We believe fitness professionals can fill that gap
HCM magazine
With their dark vibe, pumping music and kit that needs adjusting, indoor cycling classes can be intimidating to the uninitiated. Steph Eaves asks suppliers for their tips on how to encourage beginners into the cycling studio – and keep them coming back
HCM magazine
Opinion
promotion
FitnessOnDemand’s divisional vice president Uday Anumalachetty discusses what live fitness really means for clubs and their members today
Opinion: Why we need to reimagine what live fitness really means
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Revamped Fitline Maassluis health club equipped by Core Health & Fitness
An iconic Dutch fitness centre that first opened 32 years ago has received an extensive overhaul following a vicious fire.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Greenvale Leisure Centre reveals brand new gym equipped with Core Health & Fitness products
Greenvale Leisure Centre in Northern Ireland last month revealed its brand new 800sq m gym completely transformed with Core Health & Fitness products.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: Being active helps Parkwood Leisure customers save the NHS £16m
Parkwood Leisure, one of the UK’s leading public leisure facilities operators, helped prevent more than 7,000 cases of stroke, dementia, depression and type 2 diabetes in 2019, saving the NHS £16 million, a new social value report has shown.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: Sporting heroes to officially open £22 million redevelopment at Everyone Active centre
A £22 million redevelopment project will be unveiled at Grange Paddocks Leisure Centre, as part of the official launch of the state-of-the-art centre.
Video Gallery
Mindbody, Inc
Mindbody, Inc
Total Vibration Solutions / Floors 4 Gyms / TVS Sports Surfaces
Company profiles
Company profile: Indigofitness Ltd
We Create Training Spaces! We've been designing and delivering high quality training spaces for almost ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Safe Space Lockers
We provide a full turn-key solution for clients from design and consultation, through to bespoke ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Lockers/interior design
Fitlockers: Lockers/interior design
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
Whole body cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Whole body cryotherapy
Exercise equipment
Power Plate: Exercise equipment
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Red Light Therapy
 Red Light Rising: Red Light Therapy
Wearable technology solutions
MyZone: Wearable technology solutions
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Property & Tenders
Welwyn Garden City
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
Property & Tenders
Newport, Shropshire
Lilleshall Sports Academy
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
01-03 Feb 2022
Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
Diary dates
07-10 Apr 2022
Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
Diary dates
15-16 Jun 2022
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
01-07 Dec 2022
tbc, Dunedin, New Zealand
Diary dates

EMD news

A new job retention scheme, backed by National Lottery funding, has been launched to support
CIMSPA has issued a new policy to help ensure fitness and physical activity training is
The fitness sector is mounting a challenge to overturn the government's decision to ban group
The sport and physical activity sector "hasn't done enough" to tackle persisting inequalities within the
CIMSPA, has opened a consultation on the safe delivery of sport and physical activity online,
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has appointed Marcus Kingwell, the current
The Retention Guru
The Retention Guru
Greenvale Leisure Centre in Northern Ireland last month revealed its brand new 800sq m gym
A new directory of group fitness classes – claimed to be the largest of its
Group exercise is being presented as a solution to two of society's growing problems –
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has been working with Active IQ
EMD UK chief executive Ross Perriam has announced he will step down from his role
Ten national governing bodies of sport (NGBs) have been granted further financial support from funding
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has appointed fitness industry veteran Nigel
Fitronics
Fitronics
Moving into a new era of health and wellness, Power Plate has extended their popular
EMD UK will launch its Class Finder database – described as ‘an Expedia-style group exercise
The World Architecture Festival (WAF) has today (26 June) unveiled the largest ever shortlist for
The number of people doing group exercise increased by 3.76 million during 2017, according to
A new virtual reality therapy to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and anxiety has been
Exercise, Move, Dance Partnership (EMDP) – the national governing body for group exercise – has
Exercise, Movement and Dance Partnership (EMDP) - the national governing body for group exercise in
FIBO Exhibition
FIBO Exhibition
Hammer Strength, the number one brand in performance strength training, is adding to its portfolio
Londoners are being encouraged to participate in physical activity with the launch of an app
GLL, Everyone Active and Fusion Lifestyle are among the nominations for this year’s Active Training
Public sector employees will be able to get a taste of military workouts for free
A brand new body set up to represent the group fitness market has laid out
More than two thirds of the UK fitness sector’s workforce is female, according to the
Ohio’s Toledo Zoo has today (27 March) reopened its aquarium following a near three-year, US$25m
Zumba Fitness has teamed up with the Exercise Movement and Dance (EMD) Academy and Lifetime
New statistics have revealed that tourism was worth more than £6bn to the East Midlands'
A foundation stone has been unveiled as part of a ceremony to mark the start
Work has started on a major multi-million pound regeneration scheme in Clay Cross, which is
Loughborough University has taken possession of SportPark, a bespoke sports administration hub which will host
New research has found that the 15 ICC World Twenty20 cricket tournament fixtures staged at
Development of the Central Area Leisure Centre (CALC) on a former brownfield site at The
British Waterways has announced that the restoration of an 18th century wharf on the Grantham
A survey from Sport England shows that people taking part in dance and exercise movement
A new £1.253m pilot initiative has been launched by the Peak District National Park Authority
Chesterfield Football Club's (CFC) plans to build a new £13m stadium at Whittingham Moor have
A former tip in Horncastle, Lincolnshire, is set to be transformed into a new community
Part of the Ashby Canal in Leicestershire is set to undergo a £500,000 restoration after
A consultation to gather feedback on a new emerging strategy for the regeneration of the
A new £1.8m arts centre has opened in Rowsley, Derbyshire, providing a new base for
A £575,000 project to regenerate Erewash Canal Corridor in Derbyshire has been completed as part
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
1 - 40 of 51
HCM Magazine
Sponsored
Life Fitness is introducing a new range of Hammer Strength anaerobic equipment to complement its legendary strength training range
HCM Magazine
Promotion
A new app called Trakk, from Pulse Fitness, promises triple benefits to operators, says Chris Johnson
HCM Magazine
Interview
The CEO of Total Fitness has been in-post for just over three years – a true tale of two halves, with dramatic growth in the first half of her tenure, followed by a second half dominated by the pandemic and a CVA. She talks to Kate Cracknell
HCM Magazine
Insight
Which messaging is most effective at inspiring people to get active and why? Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada set out to find out, as Tom Walker reports
HCM Magazine
Sponsored
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
HCM Magazine
Research
A US study investigating consumer attitudes to gyms, health clubs and studios reveals a new focus on wellness, as well as opportunities for operators to grow their businesses
HCM Magazine
Interview
Urban Gym Group sees health, fitness and wellness converging and is ready to seize these opportunities. Its co-CEOs tell to Kate Cracknell, ‘if we can’t build it, we’ll buy it’
HCM Magazine
HCM magazine
It makes services and tech more accessible and affordable for wellness professionals
HCM magazine
This has always been a creative, driven sector, but the pressures of the pandemic have inspired a new outpouring of creativity, leading to the emergence of new models, partnerships and concepts
HCM magazine
Can partnerships and affiliations with less obvious companies, such as fast food brands, help the industry tap into a new demographic, or is the potential for them to compromise our reputation too big a risk to take? asks Abi Harris
HCM magazine
Climate change, like COVID-19, presents challenges that won’t go away and demands both our immediate attention and collective efforts. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
NICE has done a U-turn on its controversial guidelines for treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, saying that physical activity or therapy should not now be routinely prescribed for patients
HCM magazine
HCM People

Alan Leach

Chair of IHRSA and CEO, West Wood Clubs
IHRSA is now on a mission to bring the global industry together
HCM magazine
Armah Sports has revealed the first B_fit health club – a smart club concept that’s gearing up for the Metaverse with AI, VR, Amazon Alexa and the Internet of Things, as Tom Walker reports
HCM magazine
HCM People

Harry Jameson and Oli Patrick

Co-founders, Future Practice
There’s still no ‘stress resilience’ profession. We believe fitness professionals can fill that gap
HCM magazine
With their dark vibe, pumping music and kit that needs adjusting, indoor cycling classes can be intimidating to the uninitiated. Steph Eaves asks suppliers for their tips on how to encourage beginners into the cycling studio – and keep them coming back
HCM magazine
Opinion
promotion
FitnessOnDemand’s divisional vice president Uday Anumalachetty discusses what live fitness really means for clubs and their members today
Opinion: Why we need to reimagine what live fitness really means
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Revamped Fitline Maassluis health club equipped by Core Health & Fitness
An iconic Dutch fitness centre that first opened 32 years ago has received an extensive overhaul following a vicious fire.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Greenvale Leisure Centre reveals brand new gym equipped with Core Health & Fitness products
Greenvale Leisure Centre in Northern Ireland last month revealed its brand new 800sq m gym completely transformed with Core Health & Fitness products.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: Being active helps Parkwood Leisure customers save the NHS £16m
Parkwood Leisure, one of the UK’s leading public leisure facilities operators, helped prevent more than 7,000 cases of stroke, dementia, depression and type 2 diabetes in 2019, saving the NHS £16 million, a new social value report has shown.
Featured operator news
Featured operator news: Sporting heroes to officially open £22 million redevelopment at Everyone Active centre
A £22 million redevelopment project will be unveiled at Grange Paddocks Leisure Centre, as part of the official launch of the state-of-the-art centre.
Video Gallery
Mindbody, Inc
Mindbody, Inc
Total Vibration Solutions / Floors 4 Gyms / TVS Sports Surfaces
Company profiles
Company profile: Indigofitness Ltd
We Create Training Spaces! We've been designing and delivering high quality training spaces for almost ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Safe Space Lockers
We provide a full turn-key solution for clients from design and consultation, through to bespoke ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Lockers/interior design
Fitlockers: Lockers/interior design
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
Whole body cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Whole body cryotherapy
Exercise equipment
Power Plate: Exercise equipment
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Red Light Therapy
 Red Light Rising: Red Light Therapy
Wearable technology solutions
MyZone: Wearable technology solutions
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Property & Tenders
Welwyn Garden City
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
Property & Tenders
Newport, Shropshire
Lilleshall Sports Academy
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
01-03 Feb 2022
Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
Diary dates
07-10 Apr 2022
Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
Diary dates
15-16 Jun 2022
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
01-07 Dec 2022
tbc, Dunedin, New Zealand
Diary dates
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