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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

Manchester news

Live action video game experience Chaos Karts has launched in a 15,000sq ft arena in
Portugese footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo, has launched a health and wellness app that harmonises advice on
Manchester Metropolitan University and the UK Sports Institute have joined forces to launch the Centre
Introducing Sprung Gym-Flooring, where innovation meets excellence in the world of flooring and sports solutions.
“2024 is going to the be biggest year for Gymshark ever,” says CEO and founder,
Xponential Fitness is bringing its Club Pilates brand to the UK, with the opening of
Elevate
Elevate
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
Total Fitness has launched a women-only concept called The Women’s Gym in Manchester, UK. Offering
This summer's Nike’s Open Doors programme saved many children from a summer on the sofa
BLK BOX was the partner of choice for the design, fit out and install of
Blk Box, a leading strength equipment manufacturer known for creating and delivering world-class training facilities,
Therme Group has received planning permission to build the UK’s first city-based wellbeing resort, Therme
Therme Canada has released a newly evolved project design for its West Island of Ontario
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
In today's competitive fitness landscape, the key to success lies not only in providing exceptional
Soho House is set to unveil seven new locations across the UK, North America and
Following a public consultation, Therme Manchester, the UK’s first city-based wellbeing resort, has submitted a
Boutique fitness operator, Blok, has launched a new studio concept which mixes curated fitness classes
The popular Coronation Street Tour in Manchester, UK, has been expanded into a brand new
Global wellbeing organisation Therme Group US and Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser have signed a
English Premier league club, Manchester City, has submitted a planning application seeking to expand the
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Global developer and wellbeing destination operator Therme Group is one step closer to breaking ground
A £186m cultural centre, set to transform the arts and music scene globally, will open
Boutique operator TRIB3 is restructuring to refocus on international growth and franchising. The company will
Andy King, chair of Manchester's GM Active, has taken the role of CEO at non-profit
Facial fitness and skincare brand FaceGym has entered the Australian market with its first bricks
In his first speech as chair at UK Active, Mike Farrar said the physical activity
Chris Stanton, master trainer at Third Space, has revealed a new training programme designed to
New laws designed to step up protection against terrorism at the UK's leisure facilities are
CoreTx Go is a new palm-cooling device that can increase the number of reps an
Blok has launched a fundraising campaign on Crowdcube. The company’s goal is to reach £500,000
Thermal wellbeing organisation and developer Therme Group has partnered with the Incheon Free Economic Zone
A list of 250 of the UK’s most popular gyms on Instagram has crowned Psycle
UK Active and Nike have released an impact report for the 2022 Open Doors programme,
The Healthy City Design 2022 (HCD 2022) International Congress & Exhibition is being hosted in
Lifestyle Fitness and boutique class studio operator, V1BE, announced their second partnership in the summer
Plans to start work on the UK’s first city-based wellbeing resort, Therme Manchester, at TraffordCity
A £22m refurbishment of Altrincham Leisure Centre has been given the go ahead by Trafford
UK Active and Nike have launched the 2022 Open Doors programme. The scheme provides children
UKRI (UK Research and Innovation) is backing research to investigate the lack of older adults
Ultimate Performance (UP) – the private gym chain and PT business – has opened a
David Lloyd has introduced a small-group training programme called Delta to the range of classes
A major free exhibition on the treatment and understanding of cancer has opened at the
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
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
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
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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
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
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
HCM magazine
Editor's letter
We’d like to see training bodies creating qualifications that deliver expertise in supporting both the body and the mind
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
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
Life lessons
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
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
HCM People

Dr Jonathan Leary

Founder, Remedy Place
It was as though the whole world woke up at the same time
HCM magazine
Recovery
As health club operators move to incorporate recovery into their offerings to meet growing consumer demand, Steph Eaves takes a look at what cryotherapy and ice bathing can add to the equation
HCM magazine
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
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
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
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
We introduced good mood messaging, communicating the idea of exercise being ‘for the feeling’
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
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
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 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
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Introducing the Schwinn Z Bike: where innovation meets performance
In the dynamic world of indoor cycling, Schwinn has consistently been at the forefront of innovation. Now, we proudly present the Schwinn Z Bike, the culmination of our legacy of excellence.
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: Perfect Gym Solutions S.A.
Perfect Gym is a global software provider specialising in fitness and recreation facility management solutions. ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Places Leisure
Places Leisure aims to enlighten our communities about the benefits of a healthy lifestyle in ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Innerva press release: Charity launches community wellbeing space to address health disparities in Birmingham
A charity dedicated to narrowing the gender and ethnic diversity gap in physical activity has launched a community wellbeing space aimed at extending the lives of people with some of the UK’s poorest health outcomes.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: Oasis Beach Pool invites Bedfordians to 'Totally Tropical Beach Party' Tuesday 28 May
Oasis Beach Pool, in Bedford, officially re-opens Tuesday 28 May with a celebration for the local community.
Directory
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
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
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
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

Manchester news

Live action video game experience Chaos Karts has launched in a 15,000sq ft arena in
Portugese footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo, has launched a health and wellness app that harmonises advice on
Manchester Metropolitan University and the UK Sports Institute have joined forces to launch the Centre
Introducing Sprung Gym-Flooring, where innovation meets excellence in the world of flooring and sports solutions.
“2024 is going to the be biggest year for Gymshark ever,” says CEO and founder,
Xponential Fitness is bringing its Club Pilates brand to the UK, with the opening of
Elevate
Elevate
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
Total Fitness has launched a women-only concept called The Women’s Gym in Manchester, UK. Offering
This summer's Nike’s Open Doors programme saved many children from a summer on the sofa
BLK BOX was the partner of choice for the design, fit out and install of
Blk Box, a leading strength equipment manufacturer known for creating and delivering world-class training facilities,
Therme Group has received planning permission to build the UK’s first city-based wellbeing resort, Therme
Therme Canada has released a newly evolved project design for its West Island of Ontario
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
In today's competitive fitness landscape, the key to success lies not only in providing exceptional
Soho House is set to unveil seven new locations across the UK, North America and
Following a public consultation, Therme Manchester, the UK’s first city-based wellbeing resort, has submitted a
Boutique fitness operator, Blok, has launched a new studio concept which mixes curated fitness classes
The popular Coronation Street Tour in Manchester, UK, has been expanded into a brand new
Global wellbeing organisation Therme Group US and Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser have signed a
English Premier league club, Manchester City, has submitted a planning application seeking to expand the
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Global developer and wellbeing destination operator Therme Group is one step closer to breaking ground
A £186m cultural centre, set to transform the arts and music scene globally, will open
Boutique operator TRIB3 is restructuring to refocus on international growth and franchising. The company will
Andy King, chair of Manchester's GM Active, has taken the role of CEO at non-profit
Facial fitness and skincare brand FaceGym has entered the Australian market with its first bricks
In his first speech as chair at UK Active, Mike Farrar said the physical activity
Chris Stanton, master trainer at Third Space, has revealed a new training programme designed to
New laws designed to step up protection against terrorism at the UK's leisure facilities are
CoreTx Go is a new palm-cooling device that can increase the number of reps an
Blok has launched a fundraising campaign on Crowdcube. The company’s goal is to reach £500,000
Thermal wellbeing organisation and developer Therme Group has partnered with the Incheon Free Economic Zone
A list of 250 of the UK’s most popular gyms on Instagram has crowned Psycle
UK Active and Nike have released an impact report for the 2022 Open Doors programme,
The Healthy City Design 2022 (HCD 2022) International Congress & Exhibition is being hosted in
Lifestyle Fitness and boutique class studio operator, V1BE, announced their second partnership in the summer
Plans to start work on the UK’s first city-based wellbeing resort, Therme Manchester, at TraffordCity
A £22m refurbishment of Altrincham Leisure Centre has been given the go ahead by Trafford
UK Active and Nike have launched the 2022 Open Doors programme. The scheme provides children
UKRI (UK Research and Innovation) is backing research to investigate the lack of older adults
Ultimate Performance (UP) – the private gym chain and PT business – has opened a
David Lloyd has introduced a small-group training programme called Delta to the range of classes
A major free exhibition on the treatment and understanding of cancer has opened at the
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
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
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
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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
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
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
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
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
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
We introduced good mood messaging, communicating the idea of exercise being ‘for the feeling’
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
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
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 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
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Introducing the Schwinn Z Bike: where innovation meets performance
In the dynamic world of indoor cycling, Schwinn has consistently been at the forefront of innovation. Now, we proudly present the Schwinn Z Bike, the culmination of our legacy of excellence.
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: Perfect Gym Solutions S.A.
Perfect Gym is a global software provider specialising in fitness and recreation facility management solutions. ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Places Leisure
Places Leisure aims to enlighten our communities about the benefits of a healthy lifestyle in ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Innerva press release: Charity launches community wellbeing space to address health disparities in Birmingham
A charity dedicated to narrowing the gender and ethnic diversity gap in physical activity has launched a community wellbeing space aimed at extending the lives of people with some of the UK’s poorest health outcomes.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: Oasis Beach Pool invites Bedfordians to 'Totally Tropical Beach Party' Tuesday 28 May
Oasis Beach Pool, in Bedford, officially re-opens Tuesday 28 May with a celebration for the local community.
Directory
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
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
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
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
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