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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

ISPA news

The International Spa Association (ISPA) Foundation has released the 2024 edition of its Consumer Snapshot
It’s time to unlock your spa's potential at the 2024 ISPA Conference. Prepare to take
This summer's Nike’s Open Doors programme saved many children from a summer on the sofa
American men are more than twice as likely as women to increase exercise frequency in
New insight from UK quango, Sport England has found that healthy life expectancy in England
UK-based retailer, John Lewis, is launching a service which will enable customers to be proactive
Elevate
Elevate
Experience the pinnacle of fitness and luxury at the premier industry event, Sibec EMEA, set
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) is everyone’s responsibility, especially given the industry’s ambition to broaden
ISPA has unveiled a trio of extraordinary 2024 ISPA Conference Power Session keynotes featuring leadership
Sandie Johannessen has been appointed the new group director of spa and wellness at Minor
Italian spa and wellness equipment supplier Lemi Group has unveiled the new Milano treatment bed,
Patrick Huey has been appointed as the new director of global wellbeing operations at Hyatt
Luxury Texan retreat La Cantera Resort & Spa has appointed Anne Melby as the new
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets
Trade body, the International Spa Association (ISPA), has appointed Todd Shaw and Ella Kent as
Industry figure Tammy Pahel has been recognised by the International Spa Association (ISPA) with its
Himalayan salt stone massage specialist Saltability has teamed up with US spa franchisor Massage Envy
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has announced Michael Tompkins – managing director and executive recruiter
Industry figure Ella Kent has been appointed director of spa and wellness at Sea Island
Average charges for an adult swim session have topped £5.00 (US$6.45, €5.83) for the first
As one of the most energy-intensive industries in the UK, leisure facilities face a critical
The number of people taking part in outdoor exercise and recreation in the US reached
GoSleep, the Finnish company behind commercial sleep pods, says it only takes a 15-minute power
Award-winning US wellness community Serenbe in Atlanta, Georgia, has expanded its spa following a jump
Iconic Texas hotel and wellness destination Texas The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa has announced
Halotherapy supplier Salt Chamber has unveiled a flexible new salt therapy wellness experience called The
Taylor Made Designs has developed a range of generic and custom-branded grip socks, perfect for
Agilysys Spa is a next-era cloud-native spa solution featuring capabilities that equip spa operators to
The International Spa Association (ISPA) unveiled its five key US spa industry financial indicators from
International spa and wellness professionals have flocked to Las Vegas, Nevada, to attend the 31st
On 8 May, members of the spa community headed to the 2023 ISPA Conference and
International medical and wellness professionals are congregating today in Austria at St. Martins Spa and
Lynne McNees, president of the International Spa Association (ISPA), has announced the new ISPA Board
After revealing an exciting speaker line-up and conference programme, the Medical Wellness Congress industry event
Residents of Wolverhampton, UK can earn gym discounts and food vouchers for exercising and eating
Spa and wellness equipment manufacturer Living Earth Crafts (LEC) has named Jill Carlen as vice
Spa and wellness industry veteran Jim Root has been appointed as senior advisor by celebrated
In the year ahead, the International Spa Association (ISPA) is poised to build on the
Florida-based LaFlore Live Probiotic Skincare is the first probiotic skincare company to be Kind To
Sue Harmsworth, founder of ESPA and 50-year veteran of the spa and wellness and beauty
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has named Technogym CEO and founder Nerio Alessandri as the
Avani+ Hua Hin Resort in Thailand has introduced a new medical wellness centre in partnership
Plans to shelve the UK's sugar tax (Soft Drinks Industry Levy) and other pieces of
12,300
HCM promotional features
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InBody logged an amazing 100,000 scans in January 2024 alone
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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 New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
Letters
This programme provides a clear pathway from a health service to a leisure centre
HCM magazine
Wellness
Absenteeism and presenteeism is taking a huge economic toll, with musculoskeletal problems and poor mental health the biggest issues. Can workplace wellness make a difference? Kath Hudson investigates
HCM magazine
Specifier
You might be tempted to skip a service, but experts say it will cost you in the long run. Providers tell Steph Eaves why they their work is important to the management of assets
HCM magazine
HCM People

Esther Fairfax

Founder, The Lotte Berk Foundation
My mother was the first person to take dance and create an exercise programme out of it
HCM magazine
Research
A new study from researchers at Yale shows HIIT can reverse nerve damage caused by Parkinson’s
HCM magazine
Interview
Franchise business Orangetheory Fitness is merging with Self Esteem Brands and is on a long-term path to 10,000 units globally, its CEO and co-founder tells Kate Cracknell
HCM magazine
Opinion
Dr Paul Bedford talks to Jak Phillips about the double-edged sword of the strength training trend and his ambitions for the sector
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jennifer Maanavi

Founder, Physique 57
Our ‘why?’ is to improve the lives of our clients, not to make them feel defeated
HCM magazine
Egym has announced deals designed to position it for growth acceleration, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Imposter syndrome about a promotion taught the CEO of SATS that behaving authentically is the most important part of leadership. He talks to Kath Hudson
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
HCM People

Cristiano Ronaldo

Footballer and entrepreneur
Taking care of your physical and mental health is essential for a fulfilling life
HCM magazine
Go Fit’s value proposition is overwhelming. It makes us very attractive to a lot of people
HCM magazine
Will Orr has been talking to HCM about the company’s new strategy for 2024, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
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
Basic-Fit – which has been scaling rapidly across Europe –  is considering franchising to ramp up growth further afield
HCM magazine
New research has found BMI to be a highly inaccurate measure of childhood obesity, leading current thinking and policy based on it into question
HCM magazine
New laws are about to come into force that will oblige health club operators to offer consumers better membership terms. It will be disruptive, but tackled well, will change the sector for the better
HCM magazine
Property experts say it’s a golden moment for health and fitness operators to secure leases, as the sector has come through the pandemic with its reputation largely intact and clubs are seen as desirable anchor tenants. Kath Hudson finds out why landlords want to talk
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Sibec EMEA to blend fitness with luxury at Fairmont Monte Carlo
Experience the pinnacle of fitness and luxury at the premier industry event, Sibec EMEA, set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Fairmont Monte Carlo this Autumn.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Study Active acquires Premier Global name and select branding assets
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets from Assessment Technologies Institute LLC, part of Ascend Learning in the US.
Company profiles
Company profile: We Work Well Inc
We Work Well is a global premier hosted buyer event company, connecting high-level executives from ...
Company profiles
Company profile: GymNation
GymNation was created to provide a better kind of gym experience, one that builds strength ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: ‘Better’ managers get a ‘taste’ for volunteering
The management team from ‘Better’ leisure centres in the Lewisham area is looking for local projects that need a helping hand.
Featured press releases
KeepMe press release: Gymnation appoints Keepme CEO Ian Mullane to board of directors
The fastest growing gym chain based out of the GCC has appointed Keepme’s CEO, Ian Mullane to its board of directors.
Directory
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
Property & Tenders
Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
22-24 Apr 2024
Galgorm Resort, York,
Diary dates
10-12 May 2024
China Import & Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, China
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

ISPA news

The International Spa Association (ISPA) Foundation has released the 2024 edition of its Consumer Snapshot
It’s time to unlock your spa's potential at the 2024 ISPA Conference. Prepare to take
This summer's Nike’s Open Doors programme saved many children from a summer on the sofa
American men are more than twice as likely as women to increase exercise frequency in
New insight from UK quango, Sport England has found that healthy life expectancy in England
UK-based retailer, John Lewis, is launching a service which will enable customers to be proactive
Elevate
Elevate
Experience the pinnacle of fitness and luxury at the premier industry event, Sibec EMEA, set
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) is everyone’s responsibility, especially given the industry’s ambition to broaden
ISPA has unveiled a trio of extraordinary 2024 ISPA Conference Power Session keynotes featuring leadership
Sandie Johannessen has been appointed the new group director of spa and wellness at Minor
Italian spa and wellness equipment supplier Lemi Group has unveiled the new Milano treatment bed,
Patrick Huey has been appointed as the new director of global wellbeing operations at Hyatt
Luxury Texan retreat La Cantera Resort & Spa has appointed Anne Melby as the new
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets
Trade body, the International Spa Association (ISPA), has appointed Todd Shaw and Ella Kent as
Industry figure Tammy Pahel has been recognised by the International Spa Association (ISPA) with its
Himalayan salt stone massage specialist Saltability has teamed up with US spa franchisor Massage Envy
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has announced Michael Tompkins – managing director and executive recruiter
Industry figure Ella Kent has been appointed director of spa and wellness at Sea Island
Average charges for an adult swim session have topped £5.00 (US$6.45, €5.83) for the first
As one of the most energy-intensive industries in the UK, leisure facilities face a critical
The number of people taking part in outdoor exercise and recreation in the US reached
GoSleep, the Finnish company behind commercial sleep pods, says it only takes a 15-minute power
Award-winning US wellness community Serenbe in Atlanta, Georgia, has expanded its spa following a jump
Iconic Texas hotel and wellness destination Texas The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa has announced
Halotherapy supplier Salt Chamber has unveiled a flexible new salt therapy wellness experience called The
Taylor Made Designs has developed a range of generic and custom-branded grip socks, perfect for
Agilysys Spa is a next-era cloud-native spa solution featuring capabilities that equip spa operators to
The International Spa Association (ISPA) unveiled its five key US spa industry financial indicators from
International spa and wellness professionals have flocked to Las Vegas, Nevada, to attend the 31st
On 8 May, members of the spa community headed to the 2023 ISPA Conference and
International medical and wellness professionals are congregating today in Austria at St. Martins Spa and
Lynne McNees, president of the International Spa Association (ISPA), has announced the new ISPA Board
After revealing an exciting speaker line-up and conference programme, the Medical Wellness Congress industry event
Residents of Wolverhampton, UK can earn gym discounts and food vouchers for exercising and eating
Spa and wellness equipment manufacturer Living Earth Crafts (LEC) has named Jill Carlen as vice
Spa and wellness industry veteran Jim Root has been appointed as senior advisor by celebrated
In the year ahead, the International Spa Association (ISPA) is poised to build on the
Florida-based LaFlore Live Probiotic Skincare is the first probiotic skincare company to be Kind To
Sue Harmsworth, founder of ESPA and 50-year veteran of the spa and wellness and beauty
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has named Technogym CEO and founder Nerio Alessandri as the
Avani+ Hua Hin Resort in Thailand has introduced a new medical wellness centre in partnership
Plans to shelve the UK's sugar tax (Soft Drinks Industry Levy) and other pieces of
1 - 40 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
InBody logged an amazing 100,000 scans in January 2024 alone
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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 New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
Egym has announced deals designed to position it for growth acceleration, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Imposter syndrome about a promotion taught the CEO of SATS that behaving authentically is the most important part of leadership. He talks to Kath Hudson
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
HCM People

Cristiano Ronaldo

Footballer and entrepreneur
Taking care of your physical and mental health is essential for a fulfilling life
HCM magazine
Go Fit’s value proposition is overwhelming. It makes us very attractive to a lot of people
HCM magazine
Will Orr has been talking to HCM about the company’s new strategy for 2024, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
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
Basic-Fit – which has been scaling rapidly across Europe –  is considering franchising to ramp up growth further afield
HCM magazine
New research has found BMI to be a highly inaccurate measure of childhood obesity, leading current thinking and policy based on it into question
HCM magazine
New laws are about to come into force that will oblige health club operators to offer consumers better membership terms. It will be disruptive, but tackled well, will change the sector for the better
HCM magazine
Property experts say it’s a golden moment for health and fitness operators to secure leases, as the sector has come through the pandemic with its reputation largely intact and clubs are seen as desirable anchor tenants. Kath Hudson finds out why landlords want to talk
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Sibec EMEA to blend fitness with luxury at Fairmont Monte Carlo
Experience the pinnacle of fitness and luxury at the premier industry event, Sibec EMEA, set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Fairmont Monte Carlo this Autumn.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Study Active acquires Premier Global name and select branding assets
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets from Assessment Technologies Institute LLC, part of Ascend Learning in the US.
Company profiles
Company profile: We Work Well Inc
We Work Well is a global premier hosted buyer event company, connecting high-level executives from ...
Company profiles
Company profile: GymNation
GymNation was created to provide a better kind of gym experience, one that builds strength ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: ‘Better’ managers get a ‘taste’ for volunteering
The management team from ‘Better’ leisure centres in the Lewisham area is looking for local projects that need a helping hand.
Featured press releases
KeepMe press release: Gymnation appoints Keepme CEO Ian Mullane to board of directors
The fastest growing gym chain based out of the GCC has appointed Keepme’s CEO, Ian Mullane to its board of directors.
Directory
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
Property & Tenders
Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
22-24 Apr 2024
Galgorm Resort, York,
Diary dates
10-12 May 2024
China Import & Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, China
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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