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Mike Ashley news

Fitness First UK has confirmed to HCM that it's in the process of restructuring, citing
Barry’s has entered the world of retail, opening a studio in the new Flannels flagship
Fitness First UK has changed its pricing structure and is now offering a flexible membership
Frasers Group will open three new regional flagship Flannels-branded retail stores during 2021 – each
Billionaire Mike Ashley's Frasers Group has acquired the fitness assets of DW Sports for £37m.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to introduce measures which would allow football fans to
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
Sports Direct share have fallen by 13 per cent this morning, as roughly £500m was
Mike Ashley has added to his budding Sports Direct Fitness empire with the acquisition of
Business secretary Sajid Javid has called on companies in the private sector to play a
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley has widened his burgeoning leisure portfolio by taking a 4.94
DW Fitness has bought seven former LA fitness sites from Pure Gym, Health Club Managment
Sports Direct Fitness is laying the foundations for its ‘aggressive’ expansion over the next year
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial
Sports Direct Fitness is planning an aggressive rollout of new health clubs in 2016, with
Sports Direct is bidding to scale up its dual-use gym and retail concept – part
It’s all change at The Bannatyne Group, where just days after Health Club Management revealed
Sports Direct’s gym chain – Sports Direct Fitness – has revealed more elements of its
A supporters group for Newcastle United Football Club has won its bid to protect the
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley is reportedly thought to have bought the naming rights for
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Following the news that JD Sports plans to incorporate a JD Gym into its major
The latest high-profile entrant to the health and fitness industry had analysts scratching their heads
Having launched the first Sports Direct Fitness.com gym earlier this week, the newest entrant to
Sports Direct International has today taken over its first health club – the former LA
Sports Direct International – the company founded by Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley – is
More than 40,000 supporters are to be asked whether if they want to buy into
Newcastle United Football Club (NUFC) has confirmed that owner Mike Ashley has decided against selling
A Singapore-based investment company has confirmed that it is interested in acquiring Newcastle United Football
Newcastle United Football Club (NUFC) has confirmed that it is up for sale at an
Businessman Mike Ashley has revealed that he is looking to sell Newcastle United Football Club
JJB Sports has been approached by a 'number of non-binding indications' of interest for its
Newcastle United Football Club has been put up for sale by its owner Mike Ashley
Newcastle United Football Club has received a £133m takeover bid from sportswear entrepreneur Mike Ashley.
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Since EGYM launched at Vivacity, the team has onboarded more than 1,200 members, with a retention rate of 85%
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Green Gym Group partnered with Xplor Gym for an all-in-one gym management software solution to save time and improve the member experience
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
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
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
A major refurbishment of Sport Ireland Fitness by Technogym has created a world-class public gym at the home of Irish sport
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
Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
Research
Ideally people should do both Kundalini yoga and memory training, because they impact different parts of the brain and have different health effects
HCM magazine
Editor's letter
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
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
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
Insight
As more trans women, trans men and non-binary people join health clubs, it’s time to work out a system where everyone feels included, protected and safe in the locker room. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Talking point
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
Wellness
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
HCM magazine
Life lessons
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
Charlotte Greenwood talks us through new research from Savanta, which is seeking to deliver a deeper understanding of what motivates consumers
HCM magazine
Dr Tim Anstiss is developing coachbots that are supporting positive behaviour change for operators such as Life Leisure and KA Leisure
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jonny Wilkinson

Founder, One Living
Trust is the difference between logic and magic. Magic comes in those moments like the World Cup drop kick when you let go and go all in
HCM magazine
The Maybourne Group has unveiled its all-new London hotel The Emory. Megan Whitby goes behind the scenes at Surrenne, its cutting-edge health and wellness club
HCM magazine
Indoor bikes may remain stationary, but the discipline is in constant motion. Innovators tell Steph Eaves how they’re keeping pace with the latest trends
HCM magazine
The messaging we've got to get across now is about how it’s consistent, good practice that delivers compound results
HCM magazine
Weight loss drugs are altering consumer behaviour, disrupting sectors from food retailing (smaller portions) to apparel (less fabric needed). We need to move fast to align with this new reality
HCM magazine
As the UK healthcare sector struggles with ever-increasing demand, health club operators are stepping in and offering members welcome medical support. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
A new study has found major differences in the way males and females utilise fat during exercise, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Disappointment about being passed over for promotion gave Neil Randall, the resilience he needed to climb the ranks. He talks to Kath Hudson about the challenges he faced early in his career and the skills he learned from them
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
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: Core Health & Fitness
Core Health & Fitness creates dynamic fitness experiences for the global market with products and ...
Company profiles
Company profile: TechnoAlpin
TechnoAlpin Indoor offers expert consultation for indoor snow concepts, assisting customers with the integration of ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Matrix: Futureproofing
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Safe Space: Delivering the vision
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Taylor Made Designs Ltd press release: Striving for better: TMD sets sights on international environmental standard
In a move to further strengthen its mission to be ‘caringly responsible’ Taylor Made Designs (TMD) is committed to meeting the requirements of ISO 14001, the internationally agreed and recognised standard for Environmental Management Systems (EMS).
Featured press releases
Alliance Leisure Services (Design, Build and Fund) press release: New £13.5m leisure and learning hub spearheads regeneration of coastal town
The launch of Mablethorpe’s new Station Leisure & Learning Centre marks the start of a once- in-a-generation transformation of the Lincolnshire seaside town.
Directory
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Lockers
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Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Property & Tenders
Jersey
Jersey War Tunnels
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Chiswick, Gillingham, York and Nottingham
Savills
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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

Mike Ashley news

Fitness First UK has confirmed to HCM that it's in the process of restructuring, citing
Barry’s has entered the world of retail, opening a studio in the new Flannels flagship
Fitness First UK has changed its pricing structure and is now offering a flexible membership
Frasers Group will open three new regional flagship Flannels-branded retail stores during 2021 – each
Billionaire Mike Ashley's Frasers Group has acquired the fitness assets of DW Sports for £37m.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to introduce measures which would allow football fans to
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
Sports Direct share have fallen by 13 per cent this morning, as roughly £500m was
Mike Ashley has added to his budding Sports Direct Fitness empire with the acquisition of
Business secretary Sajid Javid has called on companies in the private sector to play a
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley has widened his burgeoning leisure portfolio by taking a 4.94
DW Fitness has bought seven former LA fitness sites from Pure Gym, Health Club Managment
Sports Direct Fitness is laying the foundations for its ‘aggressive’ expansion over the next year
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial
Sports Direct Fitness is planning an aggressive rollout of new health clubs in 2016, with
Sports Direct is bidding to scale up its dual-use gym and retail concept – part
It’s all change at The Bannatyne Group, where just days after Health Club Management revealed
Sports Direct’s gym chain – Sports Direct Fitness – has revealed more elements of its
A supporters group for Newcastle United Football Club has won its bid to protect the
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley is reportedly thought to have bought the naming rights for
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Following the news that JD Sports plans to incorporate a JD Gym into its major
The latest high-profile entrant to the health and fitness industry had analysts scratching their heads
Having launched the first Sports Direct Fitness.com gym earlier this week, the newest entrant to
Sports Direct International has today taken over its first health club – the former LA
Sports Direct International – the company founded by Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley – is
More than 40,000 supporters are to be asked whether if they want to buy into
Newcastle United Football Club (NUFC) has confirmed that owner Mike Ashley has decided against selling
A Singapore-based investment company has confirmed that it is interested in acquiring Newcastle United Football
Newcastle United Football Club (NUFC) has confirmed that it is up for sale at an
Businessman Mike Ashley has revealed that he is looking to sell Newcastle United Football Club
JJB Sports has been approached by a 'number of non-binding indications' of interest for its
Newcastle United Football Club has been put up for sale by its owner Mike Ashley
Newcastle United Football Club has received a £133m takeover bid from sportswear entrepreneur Mike Ashley.
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
1 - 40 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Since EGYM launched at Vivacity, the team has onboarded more than 1,200 members, with a retention rate of 85%
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Green Gym Group partnered with Xplor Gym for an all-in-one gym management software solution to save time and improve the member experience
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
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
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
A major refurbishment of Sport Ireland Fitness by Technogym has created a world-class public gym at the home of Irish sport
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
Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
Charlotte Greenwood talks us through new research from Savanta, which is seeking to deliver a deeper understanding of what motivates consumers
HCM magazine
Dr Tim Anstiss is developing coachbots that are supporting positive behaviour change for operators such as Life Leisure and KA Leisure
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jonny Wilkinson

Founder, One Living
Trust is the difference between logic and magic. Magic comes in those moments like the World Cup drop kick when you let go and go all in
HCM magazine
The Maybourne Group has unveiled its all-new London hotel The Emory. Megan Whitby goes behind the scenes at Surrenne, its cutting-edge health and wellness club
HCM magazine
Indoor bikes may remain stationary, but the discipline is in constant motion. Innovators tell Steph Eaves how they’re keeping pace with the latest trends
HCM magazine
The messaging we've got to get across now is about how it’s consistent, good practice that delivers compound results
HCM magazine
Weight loss drugs are altering consumer behaviour, disrupting sectors from food retailing (smaller portions) to apparel (less fabric needed). We need to move fast to align with this new reality
HCM magazine
As the UK healthcare sector struggles with ever-increasing demand, health club operators are stepping in and offering members welcome medical support. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
A new study has found major differences in the way males and females utilise fat during exercise, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Disappointment about being passed over for promotion gave Neil Randall, the resilience he needed to climb the ranks. He talks to Kath Hudson about the challenges he faced early in his career and the skills he learned from them
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
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: Core Health & Fitness
Core Health & Fitness creates dynamic fitness experiences for the global market with products and ...
Company profiles
Company profile: TechnoAlpin
TechnoAlpin Indoor offers expert consultation for indoor snow concepts, assisting customers with the integration of ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Matrix: Futureproofing
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Safe Space: Delivering the vision
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Taylor Made Designs Ltd press release: Striving for better: TMD sets sights on international environmental standard
In a move to further strengthen its mission to be ‘caringly responsible’ Taylor Made Designs (TMD) is committed to meeting the requirements of ISO 14001, the internationally agreed and recognised standard for Environmental Management Systems (EMS).
Featured press releases
Alliance Leisure Services (Design, Build and Fund) press release: New £13.5m leisure and learning hub spearheads regeneration of coastal town
The launch of Mablethorpe’s new Station Leisure & Learning Centre marks the start of a once- in-a-generation transformation of the Lincolnshire seaside town.
Directory
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
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
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