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YMCA news

Peloton, which announced a major rebrand in May is also relaunching into the B2B market
Dan Rees, the former MD of Premier Global NASM – the training company which was
In celebration of International Women’s Day, WIFA launches the most significant global advocacy campaign for
Dan Rees has been appointed to oversee the growth of training company Premier Global NASM's
Leading fitness chains in the US are closing their clubs and studios, as a measure
Tech giant Apple is venturing further into the wellness space by launching a new Apple
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Phil Heath, professional athlete, bodybuilder and 7x Mr. Olympia, has fielded a lot of questions
Freemotion Fitness has appointed John Harris to the role of director of Business Development. Harris
Arvinda Gohil has been appointed CEO of Central YMCA. Gohil joins the health and wellbeing
Sportswear giant Nike has teamed up with equipment supplier Technogym to create a bespoke Nike
Paula Wells has been named director of YMCA Awards. Wells, who has spent more than
Fitness studio operator Frame has launched a training course designed to meet the demands of
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) has announced several changes in its leadership,
Elevate
Elevate
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording
YMCA Awards has become the UK’s first awarding organisation to achieve accreditation from the Chartered
Central London’s YMCA Club has selected Legend Club Management Systems as its new, one-step, single
Organisations have pledged to back a programme aimed at encouraging more people with disabilities to
Mental health providers should integrate personal training programmes into their patients’ treatment plans, a new
Virtual reality fitness device Icaros is heading for the gym floor at YMCA’s Minneapolis club
The Swimming Teachers’ Association (STA) has recruited its 10,000th member and had all of its
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
In the dynamic world of indoor cycling, Schwinn has consistently been at the forefront of
Former US president Bill Clinton and former first lady Michelle Obama are to make keynote
The Retention Convention will focus on the impact a happy workforce has on retaining leisure
Fitness and leisure qualification body Active IQ has strengthened its team with the addition of
Education and training providers in the health and fitness sector need to embrace learning technology
GLL, Everyone Active and Fusion Lifestyle are among the nominations for this year’s Active Training
Almost £30m has been ploughed into grassroots football facilities over the last six months, courtesy
YMCA Awards has appointed Craig Potter head of commercial as the awarding organisation aims to
Lifetime Training scooped a trio of awards as the leading lights of physical activity sector
Finalists have been announced for the 2015 Active Training Awards, which will be presented on
Fitness training providers and colleges are failing to capitalise on the benefits of integrating technology-enabled
Y-USA (the YMCA of the USA) has teamed up with the Healthy Weight Partnership to
London's Walkie Talkie, also known as 20 Fenchurch Street, has suffered a barrage of criticism
Leading fitness equipment suppliers are turning to partnerships with training providers to offer their clients
Government cuts to further education budgets are putting key initiatives tackling obesity and physical inactivity
Lancashire’s Wyre Council has completed the Spa on the Breck in Poulton-le-Fylde, marking the first
CYQ is to change its name to YMCA Awards from 1 June, ahead of plans
Wyre Council has invested more than £3m to rejuvenate Thornton Health and Fitness Centre in
InstructAbility, the award-winning programme providing fitness instructor training for people with disabilities, is to roll
Starting in the new year, residents of North Lancashire with an unhealthy BMI, will get
Awarding organisation Active IQ has launched a new range of active leisure qualifications designed to
The finalists have been named for the Active Training Awards 2014, which will see the
Sarah Edmonds has been promoted to director of quality and standards for Active IQ, just
12,300
HCM promotional features
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Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
HCM promotional features
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Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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 partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
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
HCM magazine
News report
The prioritisation of prevention over repair fits with our mission
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
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
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
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
Sponsored
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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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
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

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
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
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
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
HCM magazine
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
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
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
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
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
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.
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Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, W3Fit EMEA, is heading to the Chia Laguna resort in Sardinia from 8-11 October.
Company profiles
Company profile: active insight
Active Insight was formed in 1999 in an attempt to deliver cost effective research solutions ...
Company profiles
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Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
The Health & Fitness Institute press release: CIMSPA's 'Enhancing' rating validates THFI's industry dominance, setting an inspirational benchmark for all upcoming businesses
THFI (The Health and Fitness Institute) proudly announces its recent recognition by CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity) with an esteemed 'enhancing' rating.
Featured press releases
KeepMe press release: Keepme open-house shock takeover
In a shift from tradition, Keepme have announced that the upcoming May Open-House session will be led by their expert Marketing team.
Directory
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Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
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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,
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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

YMCA news

Peloton, which announced a major rebrand in May is also relaunching into the B2B market
Dan Rees, the former MD of Premier Global NASM – the training company which was
In celebration of International Women’s Day, WIFA launches the most significant global advocacy campaign for
Dan Rees has been appointed to oversee the growth of training company Premier Global NASM's
Leading fitness chains in the US are closing their clubs and studios, as a measure
Tech giant Apple is venturing further into the wellness space by launching a new Apple
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Phil Heath, professional athlete, bodybuilder and 7x Mr. Olympia, has fielded a lot of questions
Freemotion Fitness has appointed John Harris to the role of director of Business Development. Harris
Arvinda Gohil has been appointed CEO of Central YMCA. Gohil joins the health and wellbeing
Sportswear giant Nike has teamed up with equipment supplier Technogym to create a bespoke Nike
Paula Wells has been named director of YMCA Awards. Wells, who has spent more than
Fitness studio operator Frame has launched a training course designed to meet the demands of
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) has announced several changes in its leadership,
Elevate
Elevate
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording
YMCA Awards has become the UK’s first awarding organisation to achieve accreditation from the Chartered
Central London’s YMCA Club has selected Legend Club Management Systems as its new, one-step, single
Organisations have pledged to back a programme aimed at encouraging more people with disabilities to
Mental health providers should integrate personal training programmes into their patients’ treatment plans, a new
Virtual reality fitness device Icaros is heading for the gym floor at YMCA’s Minneapolis club
The Swimming Teachers’ Association (STA) has recruited its 10,000th member and had all of its
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
In the dynamic world of indoor cycling, Schwinn has consistently been at the forefront of
Former US president Bill Clinton and former first lady Michelle Obama are to make keynote
The Retention Convention will focus on the impact a happy workforce has on retaining leisure
Fitness and leisure qualification body Active IQ has strengthened its team with the addition of
Education and training providers in the health and fitness sector need to embrace learning technology
GLL, Everyone Active and Fusion Lifestyle are among the nominations for this year’s Active Training
Almost £30m has been ploughed into grassroots football facilities over the last six months, courtesy
YMCA Awards has appointed Craig Potter head of commercial as the awarding organisation aims to
Lifetime Training scooped a trio of awards as the leading lights of physical activity sector
Finalists have been announced for the 2015 Active Training Awards, which will be presented on
Fitness training providers and colleges are failing to capitalise on the benefits of integrating technology-enabled
Y-USA (the YMCA of the USA) has teamed up with the Healthy Weight Partnership to
London's Walkie Talkie, also known as 20 Fenchurch Street, has suffered a barrage of criticism
Leading fitness equipment suppliers are turning to partnerships with training providers to offer their clients
Government cuts to further education budgets are putting key initiatives tackling obesity and physical inactivity
Lancashire’s Wyre Council has completed the Spa on the Breck in Poulton-le-Fylde, marking the first
CYQ is to change its name to YMCA Awards from 1 June, ahead of plans
Wyre Council has invested more than £3m to rejuvenate Thornton Health and Fitness Centre in
InstructAbility, the award-winning programme providing fitness instructor training for people with disabilities, is to roll
Starting in the new year, residents of North Lancashire with an unhealthy BMI, will get
Awarding organisation Active IQ has launched a new range of active leisure qualifications designed to
The finalists have been named for the Active Training Awards 2014, which will see the
Sarah Edmonds has been promoted to director of quality and standards for Active IQ, just
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
Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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 partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
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
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
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
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
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
HCM magazine
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
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
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
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
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
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.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: W3Fit EMEA’s innovative programme sets sail for Sardinia, Italy
Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, W3Fit EMEA, is heading to the Chia Laguna resort in Sardinia from 8-11 October.
Company profiles
Company profile: active insight
Active Insight was formed in 1999 in an attempt to deliver cost effective research solutions ...
Company profiles
Company profile: SIBEC
Sibec EMEA is the Fitness Industry’s premier one-to-one event will be hosted at Fairmont Monte ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
The Health & Fitness Institute press release: CIMSPA's 'Enhancing' rating validates THFI's industry dominance, setting an inspirational benchmark for all upcoming businesses
THFI (The Health and Fitness Institute) proudly announces its recent recognition by CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity) with an esteemed 'enhancing' rating.
Featured press releases
KeepMe press release: Keepme open-house shock takeover
In a shift from tradition, Keepme have announced that the upcoming May Open-House session will be led by their expert Marketing team.
Directory
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
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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