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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

Humphrey Cobbold news

PureGym saw revenues rise by 15 per cent in 2023, with the company announcing plans
PureGym has delivered a positive set of third quarter results, with revenues increasing to £137.7m,
PureGym’s holding company, Pinnacle Bidco, has completed the £805m refinancing which was announced on Tuesday
Pure Gym’s holding company, Pinnacle Bidco plc, has set out to raise £805m through issuing
PureGym added 190,000 new members in the first half of 2023 when compared with H1
Pure Gym Arabia, the franchise partner of Pure Gym Group in the Middle East, has
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
Rebecca Passmore was promoted to MD of Pure Gym in September 2020 – the same
Pure Gym says it will open over 20 gyms across the UAE, with the first
Pure Gym saw its Q2 revenues jump to £119m, a 9 per cent increase on
Pure Gym has opened its latest location in the Middle East as part of a
Pure Gym has dropped plans for an IPO which it revealed in August, opting instead
PureGym says it is looking to expand its operations beyond Europe, after experiencing a strong
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
The Pingdemic of people receiving notifications on their phones, telling them to self-isolate because of
PureGym saw its group-wide revenue decline by £177m during 2020, as it lost 37 per
Placing gyms and leisure centres at the front of the queue for reopening would be
Polish medical insurance outfit, Medicover, has rescued Polish operator, Fitness World, out of administration. The
PureGym will take its budget fitness concept to Saudi Arabia, after securing a franchise partnership
Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of PureGym, has confirmed to HCM that the company's operations in Poland
Elevate
Elevate
Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, a W3Fit EMEA, is heading
PureGym is burning £4m of cash a week through its UK business, due to the
The UK government is likely to face legal challenges from gym operators following the revelation
Gym and health club operators with sites in Liverpool, UK, have been left "astounded" at
PureGym has secured a £100m cash injection from shareholders to help deal with both the
Pure Gym's overseas clubs returned to pre-COVID-19 profit levels in the first month of trading
PureGym's operations in Europe have helped the business through the UK lockdown, according to CEO
Industry body ukactive has today (1 July) hosted a delegation of government and public health
Tanni Grey-Thompson, Chair of ukactive, Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of Pure Gym and ukactive board member
Ross Kirton, head of leisure agency at Colliers International, says landlords with portfolios containing gyms
The legislation intended to protect commercial tenants from eviction during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has
Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of Pure Gym, appeared on BBC Question Time last night (26 March
PureGym is set to become the second largest fitness operator in Europe, after revealing plans
Budget operator Pure Gym achieved double-digit growth in revenue and profitability during 2018, cementing its
PureGym has completed the acquisition of Soho Gyms and its 10 clubs, all of which
The opening of 20 new sites and membership growth in its existing clubs has helped
Budget club operator Pure Gym has reached 1 million members in the UK, following a
US buyout firm Leonard Green & Partners has won a two-month bidding contest for Pure
Bidders have reportedly tabled offers for the UK’s biggest health and fitness group Pure Gym
Pure Gym has appointed Rebecca Passmore as its director of operations, replacing Jacques de Bruin,
Pure Gym's planned initial public offering (IPO) that was abandoned last year cost the group
Increased membership numbers helped Pure Gym record strong financial results in 2016, with further rises
Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of Pure Gym, has confirmed this morning to Health Club Management that
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
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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
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
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
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
HCM magazine
Design
The launch of McFit in 1997 reset the industry and unlocked unbelievable areas of growth
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
HCM People

Dr Jonathan Leary

Founder, Remedy Place
It was as though the whole world woke up at the same time
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
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
Interview
Go Fit is spreading its wings, with a five-year plan for growth and new projects already under construction in Italy. Its new CEO speaks to Kate Cracknell
HCM magazine
Insight
As more people join clubs to support their mental health, fitness professionals need to be empowered to take a holistic approach. Kath Hudson shares useful tools discussed at the ACE summit on mental health
HCM magazine
Everyone's talking about
Now mental health is the number one reason for people to join a health club, do fitness professionals need a grounding in counselling to offer a more holistic service? Kath Hudson asks the experts
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
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
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
We introduced good mood messaging, communicating the idea of exercise being ‘for the feeling’
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
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
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
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
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
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
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Places Leisure is a leading leisure centre operator with a mission to create active places and healthy people for communities to thrive.
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Supplier Showcase
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Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Speedflex (Europe) Ltd. press release: Speedflex hosts networking golf day at Close House
Speedflex, renowned for its innovative approach to fitness, recently ventured into new territory by hosting its first-ever networking golf day at Close House, one of the most renowned golfing destinations in the UK.
Featured press releases
Wattbike Ltd press release: EXOS adds Wattbike to its supplier list
Wattbike, leaders in indoor cycling, is proud to announce that wattbike is now included as an official supplier with Exos, global experts in human performance and corporate wellbeing solutions.
Directory
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Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
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Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Lockers
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Snowroom
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Grantham, Leicestershire
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30 May - 02 Jun 2024
Rimini Exhibition Center, Rimini, Italy
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06-06 Jun 2024
Drayton Manor Theme Park & Resort, Tamworth, United Kingdom
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08-08 Jun 2024
Worldwide, Various,
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11-13 Jun 2024
Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore, Singapore
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12-13 Jun 2024
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
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03-05 Sep 2024
IMPACT Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand
Diary dates
08-10 Sep 2024
Wyndham® Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs™ Resort, Lake Buena Vista, United States
Diary dates
19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Diary dates
20-22 Sep 2024
Locations worldwide,
Diary dates
01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
Diary dates
09-13 Oct 2024
Soneva Fushi, Maldives
Diary dates
10 Oct 2024
QEII Conference Centre, London,
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

Humphrey Cobbold news

PureGym saw revenues rise by 15 per cent in 2023, with the company announcing plans
PureGym has delivered a positive set of third quarter results, with revenues increasing to £137.7m,
PureGym’s holding company, Pinnacle Bidco, has completed the £805m refinancing which was announced on Tuesday
Pure Gym’s holding company, Pinnacle Bidco plc, has set out to raise £805m through issuing
PureGym added 190,000 new members in the first half of 2023 when compared with H1
Pure Gym Arabia, the franchise partner of Pure Gym Group in the Middle East, has
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
Rebecca Passmore was promoted to MD of Pure Gym in September 2020 – the same
Pure Gym says it will open over 20 gyms across the UAE, with the first
Pure Gym saw its Q2 revenues jump to £119m, a 9 per cent increase on
Pure Gym has opened its latest location in the Middle East as part of a
Pure Gym has dropped plans for an IPO which it revealed in August, opting instead
PureGym says it is looking to expand its operations beyond Europe, after experiencing a strong
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
The Pingdemic of people receiving notifications on their phones, telling them to self-isolate because of
PureGym saw its group-wide revenue decline by £177m during 2020, as it lost 37 per
Placing gyms and leisure centres at the front of the queue for reopening would be
Polish medical insurance outfit, Medicover, has rescued Polish operator, Fitness World, out of administration. The
PureGym will take its budget fitness concept to Saudi Arabia, after securing a franchise partnership
Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of PureGym, has confirmed to HCM that the company's operations in Poland
Elevate
Elevate
Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, a W3Fit EMEA, is heading
PureGym is burning £4m of cash a week through its UK business, due to the
The UK government is likely to face legal challenges from gym operators following the revelation
Gym and health club operators with sites in Liverpool, UK, have been left "astounded" at
PureGym has secured a £100m cash injection from shareholders to help deal with both the
Pure Gym's overseas clubs returned to pre-COVID-19 profit levels in the first month of trading
PureGym's operations in Europe have helped the business through the UK lockdown, according to CEO
Industry body ukactive has today (1 July) hosted a delegation of government and public health
Tanni Grey-Thompson, Chair of ukactive, Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of Pure Gym and ukactive board member
Ross Kirton, head of leisure agency at Colliers International, says landlords with portfolios containing gyms
The legislation intended to protect commercial tenants from eviction during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has
Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of Pure Gym, appeared on BBC Question Time last night (26 March
PureGym is set to become the second largest fitness operator in Europe, after revealing plans
Budget operator Pure Gym achieved double-digit growth in revenue and profitability during 2018, cementing its
PureGym has completed the acquisition of Soho Gyms and its 10 clubs, all of which
The opening of 20 new sites and membership growth in its existing clubs has helped
Budget club operator Pure Gym has reached 1 million members in the UK, following a
US buyout firm Leonard Green & Partners has won a two-month bidding contest for Pure
Bidders have reportedly tabled offers for the UK’s biggest health and fitness group Pure Gym
Pure Gym has appointed Rebecca Passmore as its director of operations, replacing Jacques de Bruin,
Pure Gym's planned initial public offering (IPO) that was abandoned last year cost the group
Increased membership numbers helped Pure Gym record strong financial results in 2016, with further rises
Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of Pure Gym, has confirmed this morning to Health Club Management that
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
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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
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
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
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
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
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
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
We introduced good mood messaging, communicating the idea of exercise being ‘for the feeling’
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
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
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
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
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
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
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: Sue Anstiss' Game Changers podcast headed for Elevate 2024
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording of The Game Changers Podcast with Sue Anstiss, CEO of Fearless Women.
Company profiles
Company profile: TANITA
TANITA is the founder of Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) being the first to bring a ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Xplor Gym
Xplor Gym is an all-in-one gym management software with embedded payments & integrated access control ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Speedflex (Europe) Ltd. press release: Speedflex hosts networking golf day at Close House
Speedflex, renowned for its innovative approach to fitness, recently ventured into new territory by hosting its first-ever networking golf day at Close House, one of the most renowned golfing destinations in the UK.
Featured press releases
Wattbike Ltd press release: EXOS adds Wattbike to its supplier list
Wattbike, leaders in indoor cycling, is proud to announce that wattbike is now included as an official supplier with Exos, global experts in human performance and corporate wellbeing solutions.
Directory
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
Property & Tenders
Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
30 May - 02 Jun 2024
Rimini Exhibition Center, Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
06-06 Jun 2024
Drayton Manor Theme Park & Resort, Tamworth, United Kingdom
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
08-10 Sep 2024
Wyndham® Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs™ Resort, Lake Buena Vista, United States
Diary dates
19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Diary dates
20-22 Sep 2024
Locations worldwide,
Diary dates
01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
Diary dates
09-13 Oct 2024
Soneva Fushi, Maldives
Diary dates
10 Oct 2024
QEII Conference Centre, London,
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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