Early bird
tickets
available now!
Savills
Savills
Savills
Follow Health Club Management on Twitter Like Health Club Management on Facebook Join the discussion with Health Club Management on LinkedIn
FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

Kuwait news

US gym chain, Crunch Fitness, has bolstered its global expansion plans with the appointment of
John Kersh has announced he is leaving boutique franchisor, Xponential Fitness, after eight years with
Veteran hotelier Simon Casson has been appointed CEO of luxury operator Corinthia Hotels, owned by
Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts has announced plans to unveil its biggest property and most impressive
JD Gyms, part of listed company, JD Sports Fashion plc, has sold UAE health club
Hospitality consulting and intelligence firm HVS* has appointed Peter Anderson as a managing director and
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial
London Resort Company Holdings (LRCH), the company behind plans to build a theme park resort
Hot on the heels of a four-brand deal with Kuwait, John Kersh, chief international development
The first luxury health club from Armah Sports, Optimo, has opened in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Xponential Fitness has signed a Master Franchise Agreement with Kuwaiti real estate company Aqarat for
Pure Gym says it will open over 20 gyms across the UAE, with the first
HIIT brand 1Rebel has entered the Middle Eastern market for the first time, with the
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
Digital Projection (DP), a UK-based projection specialist, has completed an installation on an exisiting exhibit
Fitness First Middle East is preparing for major expansion across the region, after announcing plans
1Rebel has signed a deal to enter the Middle Eastern fitness market, expanding the brand's
VivaFit has entered the Spanish fitness market with the opening of a studio in capital
At this year's IAAPA Expo Europe (IEE), formerly the Euro Attractions Show, Lagotronics will be
At this year’s IAAPA Expo Asia (IEA), formerly the Asian Attractions Expo (AAE), Lagotronics Projects
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
Cultural space developments in the Gulf region continue apace with the opening of a new
Portugal-based operator Vivafit has taken its female-only franchised concept to Kuwait, with the opening of
Simworx, a creator of dynamic media-based attractions, has announced that it will install a Ben
Plans have been announced to open a new Cartoon Network attraction in Kuwait, with UK-based
Adriaan Vorster, formerly a partner at international design practice SSH, has been appointed as director
The centenary of Britain's Royal Air Force (RAF) is being celebrated in London, with the
The Prime Minister of Lebanon, Saad Hariri, has announced plans for a new museum of
Three of the UK’s three most populated cities – London, Birmingham and Manchester – have
Three firms have been commissioned to develop a “world-class” Science City attraction in central Patna,
A formal opening has been held for the Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre (SAASCC)
Timbalaya, the British-based story-led adventure play IP, has announced its first project will be in
One of China’s largest real estate developers has joined forces with hospitality company Four Seasons
The owners of IMG Worlds of Adventure – the world’s largest indoor theme park –
Hospitality giant Four Seasons has opened a new hotel in Kuwait City, created by architects
London Resort Company Holdings (LRCH) – the developer behind the Paramount theme park in Kent
Blu Spas has collaborated with HKS/Hill Glazier Studio and Brayton Hughes for the spa design
Here are some of the stories that appeared on CLAD this week, from Thomas Heatherwick’s
Global spa consultancy Blu Spas has worked in conjunction with designers Yabu Pushelberg and KEO
Spanish cosmetics company Natura Bisse has released a new skincare system that claims to smooth,
Following France’s decision to pledge €28m (US$30m, £23.8m) towards the protection of cultural heritage sites
Fitness First Middle East will launch ladies-only gyms in Saudi Arabia this year, complementing the
Sarah Dalton, who was previously with distributor Sarum Trading in Dubai, has joined Subtle Energies
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Technogym has helped us transform the gym into a world-class space that reflects our ethos of combining performance and community
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
We all know we need to stand more. Now an exciting new partnership between Physical and Teca Fitness expands this thinking into UK gyms and beyond
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
At the heart of the Sydney Swans new headquarters in Australia is an elite player-focused training facility by strength equipment specialist BLK BOX
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Sustainability in the fitness industry is coming on in leaps and bounds as more operators refurbish their gym equipment to save money and the planet
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Life Fitness has reimagined cardio with the launch of its Symbio line which has been designed with advanced biomechanics and offers deep levels of customisation
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
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 partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
Interview
Actually most people go to the gym to feel better and that’s far easier to achieve than losing 5kg
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
Wellness
Immediate rewards can motivate people to exercise more, according to new research, reports Kath Hudson
HCM magazine
Everyone's talking about
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
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
Show preview
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
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
Research
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
From payments to virtual classes, software integrations can take your operation to the next level. Providers tell us about their most in-demand offerings
HCM magazine
We’re aiming to reach 50-70 gyms by mid-2027, some in supermarkets
HCM magazine
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
HCM magazine
New research from UCLA Health looked at the impact of Kundalini yoga on memory and found a significant impact, finds Megan Whitby
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mariah Rooney

Founder, Trauma Informed Weight Lifting
When people experience early life trauma it impacts their bodies and nervous systems. I became curious about how lifting weights could help them have the experience of strength
HCM magazine
It’s time to start the conversation about pelvic health. It’s not just menopausal women who have challenges: young women and men can also experience issues they’re too embarrassed to discuss or seek help for, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
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
When retailer, the €11 billion-a-year Colruyt Group, decided to get into the health club market, the plan was to fully integrate its entire business using customer insight data. The results are remarkable
HCM magazine
AI has the potential to support people in making healthy lifestyle changes if its algorithms can be updated to understand the different stages of motivation, as Jodi Heckel reports
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mark Tweedie

Associate, Miova
I’d love to see a national wellness service working hand in glove with NHS primary care
HCM magazine
Appointed president of Xponential Fitness when she was only 34, Sarah Luna attributes her career success to the grit, determination and stamina she honed as a dancer by day and Pilates teacher by night. She talks to Kath Hudson about how owning her choices has given her the resilience to take on one of the top jobs in the US fitness industry, while also raising a family
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Altrafit introduces custom functional fitness equipment at Third Space
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable functional fitness equipment that is built to last with the development and introduction of a new functional fitness keg for luxury gym operator, Third Space.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: THFI’s new online coaching course partners with FITR: launch your business confidently post-completion
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial success, the reality is that few provide the necessary knowledge to thrive in this fast-changing profession.
Company profiles
Company profile: FIBO Global Fitness
FIBO pursues the vision of a strong and healthy society and as a global network ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Future Fit
Since 1993, Future Fit have been consistently raising the bar when it comes to training ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Safe Space: Delivering the vision
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
ABC Trainerize press release: Holistic nutrition coaching: the key to your gym members’ wellness goals
A holistic approach to nutrition goes well beyond just counting calories or macros. It takes a 360-degree view of a person’s eating habits, lifestyle, and overall well-being. Ultimately, it’s about creating sustainable, healthy changes that your members can maintain whether they’re at home, at the gym, or away on holidays.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: 94 GLL Sport Foundation athletes set to shine at Paris 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games
As the world gears up for the much-anticipated Paris 2024 Summer Olympic (26 July – 11 August) and Paralympic Games (28 August – 8 September), the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF) celebrates an impressive milestone.
Directory
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Property & Tenders
Jersey
Jersey War Tunnels
Property & Tenders
Chiswick, Gillingham, York and Nottingham
Savills
Property & Tenders
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
04-06 Feb 2025
Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
Diary dates
11-13 Feb 2025
Fairmont Riyadh , Saudi Arabia
Diary dates
10-13 Apr 2025
Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
Diary dates
07-07 Jun 2025
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
28-31 Oct 2025
Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany
Diary dates

Kuwait news

US gym chain, Crunch Fitness, has bolstered its global expansion plans with the appointment of
John Kersh has announced he is leaving boutique franchisor, Xponential Fitness, after eight years with
Veteran hotelier Simon Casson has been appointed CEO of luxury operator Corinthia Hotels, owned by
Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts has announced plans to unveil its biggest property and most impressive
JD Gyms, part of listed company, JD Sports Fashion plc, has sold UAE health club
Hospitality consulting and intelligence firm HVS* has appointed Peter Anderson as a managing director and
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial
London Resort Company Holdings (LRCH), the company behind plans to build a theme park resort
Hot on the heels of a four-brand deal with Kuwait, John Kersh, chief international development
The first luxury health club from Armah Sports, Optimo, has opened in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Xponential Fitness has signed a Master Franchise Agreement with Kuwaiti real estate company Aqarat for
Pure Gym says it will open over 20 gyms across the UAE, with the first
HIIT brand 1Rebel has entered the Middle Eastern market for the first time, with the
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
Digital Projection (DP), a UK-based projection specialist, has completed an installation on an exisiting exhibit
Fitness First Middle East is preparing for major expansion across the region, after announcing plans
1Rebel has signed a deal to enter the Middle Eastern fitness market, expanding the brand's
VivaFit has entered the Spanish fitness market with the opening of a studio in capital
At this year's IAAPA Expo Europe (IEE), formerly the Euro Attractions Show, Lagotronics will be
At this year’s IAAPA Expo Asia (IEA), formerly the Asian Attractions Expo (AAE), Lagotronics Projects
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
Cultural space developments in the Gulf region continue apace with the opening of a new
Portugal-based operator Vivafit has taken its female-only franchised concept to Kuwait, with the opening of
Simworx, a creator of dynamic media-based attractions, has announced that it will install a Ben
Plans have been announced to open a new Cartoon Network attraction in Kuwait, with UK-based
Adriaan Vorster, formerly a partner at international design practice SSH, has been appointed as director
The centenary of Britain's Royal Air Force (RAF) is being celebrated in London, with the
The Prime Minister of Lebanon, Saad Hariri, has announced plans for a new museum of
Three of the UK’s three most populated cities – London, Birmingham and Manchester – have
Three firms have been commissioned to develop a “world-class” Science City attraction in central Patna,
A formal opening has been held for the Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre (SAASCC)
Timbalaya, the British-based story-led adventure play IP, has announced its first project will be in
One of China’s largest real estate developers has joined forces with hospitality company Four Seasons
The owners of IMG Worlds of Adventure – the world’s largest indoor theme park –
Hospitality giant Four Seasons has opened a new hotel in Kuwait City, created by architects
London Resort Company Holdings (LRCH) – the developer behind the Paramount theme park in Kent
Blu Spas has collaborated with HKS/Hill Glazier Studio and Brayton Hughes for the spa design
Here are some of the stories that appeared on CLAD this week, from Thomas Heatherwick’s
Global spa consultancy Blu Spas has worked in conjunction with designers Yabu Pushelberg and KEO
Spanish cosmetics company Natura Bisse has released a new skincare system that claims to smooth,
Following France’s decision to pledge €28m (US$30m, £23.8m) towards the protection of cultural heritage sites
Fitness First Middle East will launch ladies-only gyms in Saudi Arabia this year, complementing the
Sarah Dalton, who was previously with distributor Sarum Trading in Dubai, has joined Subtle Energies
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
1 - 40 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Technogym has helped us transform the gym into a world-class space that reflects our ethos of combining performance and community
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
We all know we need to stand more. Now an exciting new partnership between Physical and Teca Fitness expands this thinking into UK gyms and beyond
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
At the heart of the Sydney Swans new headquarters in Australia is an elite player-focused training facility by strength equipment specialist BLK BOX
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Sustainability in the fitness industry is coming on in leaps and bounds as more operators refurbish their gym equipment to save money and the planet
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Life Fitness has reimagined cardio with the launch of its Symbio line which has been designed with advanced biomechanics and offers deep levels of customisation
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
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 partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
From payments to virtual classes, software integrations can take your operation to the next level. Providers tell us about their most in-demand offerings
HCM magazine
We’re aiming to reach 50-70 gyms by mid-2027, some in supermarkets
HCM magazine
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
HCM magazine
New research from UCLA Health looked at the impact of Kundalini yoga on memory and found a significant impact, finds Megan Whitby
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mariah Rooney

Founder, Trauma Informed Weight Lifting
When people experience early life trauma it impacts their bodies and nervous systems. I became curious about how lifting weights could help them have the experience of strength
HCM magazine
It’s time to start the conversation about pelvic health. It’s not just menopausal women who have challenges: young women and men can also experience issues they’re too embarrassed to discuss or seek help for, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
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
When retailer, the €11 billion-a-year Colruyt Group, decided to get into the health club market, the plan was to fully integrate its entire business using customer insight data. The results are remarkable
HCM magazine
AI has the potential to support people in making healthy lifestyle changes if its algorithms can be updated to understand the different stages of motivation, as Jodi Heckel reports
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mark Tweedie

Associate, Miova
I’d love to see a national wellness service working hand in glove with NHS primary care
HCM magazine
Appointed president of Xponential Fitness when she was only 34, Sarah Luna attributes her career success to the grit, determination and stamina she honed as a dancer by day and Pilates teacher by night. She talks to Kath Hudson about how owning her choices has given her the resilience to take on one of the top jobs in the US fitness industry, while also raising a family
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Altrafit introduces custom functional fitness equipment at Third Space
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable functional fitness equipment that is built to last with the development and introduction of a new functional fitness keg for luxury gym operator, Third Space.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: THFI’s new online coaching course partners with FITR: launch your business confidently post-completion
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial success, the reality is that few provide the necessary knowledge to thrive in this fast-changing profession.
Company profiles
Company profile: FIBO Global Fitness
FIBO pursues the vision of a strong and healthy society and as a global network ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Future Fit
Since 1993, Future Fit have been consistently raising the bar when it comes to training ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Safe Space: Delivering the vision
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
ABC Trainerize press release: Holistic nutrition coaching: the key to your gym members’ wellness goals
A holistic approach to nutrition goes well beyond just counting calories or macros. It takes a 360-degree view of a person’s eating habits, lifestyle, and overall well-being. Ultimately, it’s about creating sustainable, healthy changes that your members can maintain whether they’re at home, at the gym, or away on holidays.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: 94 GLL Sport Foundation athletes set to shine at Paris 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games
As the world gears up for the much-anticipated Paris 2024 Summer Olympic (26 July – 11 August) and Paralympic Games (28 August – 8 September), the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF) celebrates an impressive milestone.
Directory
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Property & Tenders
Jersey
Jersey War Tunnels
Property & Tenders
Chiswick, Gillingham, York and Nottingham
Savills
Property & Tenders
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
04-06 Feb 2025
Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
Diary dates
11-13 Feb 2025
Fairmont Riyadh , Saudi Arabia
Diary dates
10-13 Apr 2025
Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
Diary dates
07-07 Jun 2025
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
28-31 Oct 2025
Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany
Diary dates
Search news, features & products:
Find a supplier:
Savills
Savills
Partner sites