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Basic-Fit has introduced a new approach to tackle gymtimidation and create an inclusive environment in
Europe’s largest fitness chain, Basic-Fit, has consolidated its position in France with the launch of
The Gym Group has become the first fitness operator in the world to have its
The Gym Group (TGG) has trialled and introduced a new Off-Peak membership as part of
PureGym has delivered a positive set of third quarter results, with revenues increasing to £137.7m,
Pure Gym Arabia, the franchise partner of Pure Gym Group in the Middle East, has
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Developed for the world of medicine, tailored to the needs of modern fitness studios. The
Richard Darwin is to step down from his role as CEO of The Gym Group
The revival of a classic UK health and fitness brand will see Topnotch Health Clubs
The Gym Group saw its membership grow by 10 per cent during the first six
The Gym Group’s (TGG) plans and profit forecasts were presented to analysts and investors during
Peter Croney CEO of Empowered Brands, owners of Énergie Fitness Group, today announced the appointment
PureGym says it is looking to expand its operations beyond Europe, after experiencing a strong
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
Panatta’s Three Angles Bicep Machine is designed for training the main elbow flexor muscles; the
The Gym Group aims to raise £31m from investors to fund 40 new sites around
The Gym Group has outperformed all of its own expectations in the six weeks of
The Gym Group saw its revenues cut by nearly half during the pandemic, a direct
Fitness start-up, Inspace, has revealed plans to launch a new brand, website and social channels.
The Gym Group will look to further grow its 183-strong portfolio across England, Scotland and
Publicly listed operator, The Gym Group (TGG) says it has retained 80 per cent of
Elevate
Elevate
The Gym Group saw revenues and profit increase during 2019, a year in which it
Affordable fitness chain GymNation has revealed plans to open eight new sites across the United
The Gym Group is set to continue its fast pace of growth in 2020, with
The Gym Group has tackled investor chatter about stagnation in market penetration by collaborating with
US operator Fitness Connection, which has 41 health clubs across three states, has been acquired
Xercise4Less founder Jon Wright has been praised for his efforts in trying to help reverse
Franchisee Stuart Rosenberg is opening his latest Fitness4Less club in Worcester, West Midlands, this month
Low-cost US-based gym franchise Planet Fitness is opening its first club in Panama, central America.
Budget gym chain, Xercise4Less, has made The Sunday Times Fast Track 100 list for the
Inverclyde Leisure has rescued a leisure centre slated for the scrap heap with an innovative
MoveGB has announced a partnership with PureGym, the largest gym chain in the UK. The
Xercise4Less is continuing its quest for dominance in the West Midlands, with plans to launch
Retention and digital marketing specialist Jon Nasta has joined Xercise4Less as director of ecommerce and
Pure Gym has announced that it will open two new health clubs in Glasgow and
Places for People Leisure (PfPL) is scaling up its presence in the budget gym sector
Xercise4Less has set its sights on gaining a foothold in the capital, with the gym
Pure Gym has joined a number of high-profile UK gym chains in setting its sights
Low cost operator Pure Gym plans to banish the blues of its failed merger with
German operator Just Fit is opening two new health clubs in Cologne, Germany, this April.
Budget gym operator PureGym has reached agreements to open 24 new fitness centres in key
Affordable fitness provider Pure Gym has launched an iPhone app, with an Android version set
Budget fitness chain Pure Gym has announced that it has re-appointed company founder Peter Roberts
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Ridgeway has created a series of luxury spaces for the new Third Space in Wimbledon, designing, making and installing furniture in key areas of the club
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Sponsored profile: Technogym
The GM of The Club & Spa Bristol tells us about the cutting edge club refresh that showcases the Technogym Artis Line
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Using research that revealed three key pillars for cardio exercisers, Life Fitness has created its greatest-ever console: the Discover SE4
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Creating successful training environments requires a deep knowledge of functional design. Gregory Bradley, sales director at BLK BOX Fitness talks us through the company’s approach
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Small group training is popular for its energy, but must evolve to retain popularity, says the director of training at Matrix Fitness
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Editor's letter
It’s heartening to see this sector attracting such passionate, visionary leaders who bring so much joy to the world
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HCM People
It's about health being everybody’s business and recognising that inclusion is everyone’s responsibility
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Life lessons
Brick recalls the terror of buying a failing club and how the lessons learned have propelled him through his career
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Tough times
From getting sacked to risking it all, industry leaders share their learnings from tough times
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HCM People

Chibs Okereke

Stress and burnout coach, Mettle
Almost 40 per cent of men have never spoken to anyone about their mental health. There's a lot of suffering in silence
HCM magazine
The right storage can transform the flow and feel of your training spaces and the user experience. Steph Eaves asks the experts for their most creative solutions
HCM magazine
Consumer expectations are rising all the time, but nowhere more than in relation to digital. UK Active’s Dave Gerrish explains how the industry is shaping up
HCM magazine
Kath Hudson talks to industry experts from around the world about their key takeaways from last year and their hopes for 2024
HCM magazine
Delivering personally-designed workouts can create a placebo effect that yields better results, find researchers
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
Consumers tell us they want support in leading longer, healthier lives and we’re the only industry sector with the capability of delivering on this, so we must ensure strategy is aligned with demand
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jamie Groves

MD, Denbighshire Leisure
Denbighshire Leisure’s turnover has increased by 25 per cent since 2021, so the developments have paid for themselves and more
HCM magazine
Our experts believe love is the best foundation on which to build a business. Kath Hudson finds out why
HCM magazine
How healthy is your flooring for the people who train on it and the planet? Steph Eaves sheds light on sustainability practices
HCM magazine
I don’t think Alliance will ever build another leisure centre. We’ll only build active living and wellness centres
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: seca TRU: Medical values for medical fitness
Developed for the world of medicine, tailored to the needs of modern fitness studios. The seca TRU seamlessly provides medical expertise for health-focused training with a clinically validated body composition analysis meeting the health and fitness industry's evolving demands.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Panatta shares the secrets behind the Three Angles Biceps Machine
Panatta’s Three Angles Bicep Machine is designed for training the main elbow flexor muscles; the biceps brachii and brachialis.
Company profiles
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Featured press releases
Precor UK press release: Precor launches new functional strength training line powered by BeaverFit
Precor, trusted fitness solution provider to more than 14,000 global facilities, has selected BeaverFit, the world’s largest supplier of fitness equipment to U.S. and NATO militaries, to design and manufacture their new functional training line.
Featured press releases
The Health & Fitness Institute press release: THFI Launches Wellness Coaching Qualification Aimed at NHS Relief and Economic Boost
Recent data from UK Active has revealed that a shocking 25% of the UK’s population is classed as ‘inactive,’ averaging less than 30 minutes of exercise a week.
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affordable fitness news

Basic-Fit has introduced a new approach to tackle gymtimidation and create an inclusive environment in
Europe’s largest fitness chain, Basic-Fit, has consolidated its position in France with the launch of
The Gym Group has become the first fitness operator in the world to have its
The Gym Group (TGG) has trialled and introduced a new Off-Peak membership as part of
PureGym has delivered a positive set of third quarter results, with revenues increasing to £137.7m,
Pure Gym Arabia, the franchise partner of Pure Gym Group in the Middle East, has
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Developed for the world of medicine, tailored to the needs of modern fitness studios. The
Richard Darwin is to step down from his role as CEO of The Gym Group
The revival of a classic UK health and fitness brand will see Topnotch Health Clubs
The Gym Group saw its membership grow by 10 per cent during the first six
The Gym Group’s (TGG) plans and profit forecasts were presented to analysts and investors during
Peter Croney CEO of Empowered Brands, owners of Énergie Fitness Group, today announced the appointment
PureGym says it is looking to expand its operations beyond Europe, after experiencing a strong
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
Panatta’s Three Angles Bicep Machine is designed for training the main elbow flexor muscles; the
The Gym Group aims to raise £31m from investors to fund 40 new sites around
The Gym Group has outperformed all of its own expectations in the six weeks of
The Gym Group saw its revenues cut by nearly half during the pandemic, a direct
Fitness start-up, Inspace, has revealed plans to launch a new brand, website and social channels.
The Gym Group will look to further grow its 183-strong portfolio across England, Scotland and
Publicly listed operator, The Gym Group (TGG) says it has retained 80 per cent of
Elevate
Elevate
The Gym Group saw revenues and profit increase during 2019, a year in which it
Affordable fitness chain GymNation has revealed plans to open eight new sites across the United
The Gym Group is set to continue its fast pace of growth in 2020, with
The Gym Group has tackled investor chatter about stagnation in market penetration by collaborating with
US operator Fitness Connection, which has 41 health clubs across three states, has been acquired
Xercise4Less founder Jon Wright has been praised for his efforts in trying to help reverse
Franchisee Stuart Rosenberg is opening his latest Fitness4Less club in Worcester, West Midlands, this month
Low-cost US-based gym franchise Planet Fitness is opening its first club in Panama, central America.
Budget gym chain, Xercise4Less, has made The Sunday Times Fast Track 100 list for the
Inverclyde Leisure has rescued a leisure centre slated for the scrap heap with an innovative
MoveGB has announced a partnership with PureGym, the largest gym chain in the UK. The
Xercise4Less is continuing its quest for dominance in the West Midlands, with plans to launch
Retention and digital marketing specialist Jon Nasta has joined Xercise4Less as director of ecommerce and
Pure Gym has announced that it will open two new health clubs in Glasgow and
Places for People Leisure (PfPL) is scaling up its presence in the budget gym sector
Xercise4Less has set its sights on gaining a foothold in the capital, with the gym
Pure Gym has joined a number of high-profile UK gym chains in setting its sights
Low cost operator Pure Gym plans to banish the blues of its failed merger with
German operator Just Fit is opening two new health clubs in Cologne, Germany, this April.
Budget gym operator PureGym has reached agreements to open 24 new fitness centres in key
Affordable fitness provider Pure Gym has launched an iPhone app, with an Android version set
Budget fitness chain Pure Gym has announced that it has re-appointed company founder Peter Roberts
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HCM promotional features
Sponsored
On opening night, our attendees pushed their limits during a team- centred workout
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Ridgeway has created a series of luxury spaces for the new Third Space in Wimbledon, designing, making and installing furniture in key areas of the club
HCM promotional features
Sponsored profile: Technogym
The GM of The Club & Spa Bristol tells us about the cutting edge club refresh that showcases the Technogym Artis Line
HCM promotional features
Promotion
Using research that revealed three key pillars for cardio exercisers, Life Fitness has created its greatest-ever console: the Discover SE4
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Creating successful training environments requires a deep knowledge of functional design. Gregory Bradley, sales director at BLK BOX Fitness talks us through the company’s approach
HCM promotional features
Promotion
Small group training is popular for its energy, but must evolve to retain popularity, says the director of training at Matrix Fitness
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
HCM People

Chibs Okereke

Stress and burnout coach, Mettle
Almost 40 per cent of men have never spoken to anyone about their mental health. There's a lot of suffering in silence
HCM magazine
The right storage can transform the flow and feel of your training spaces and the user experience. Steph Eaves asks the experts for their most creative solutions
HCM magazine
Consumer expectations are rising all the time, but nowhere more than in relation to digital. UK Active’s Dave Gerrish explains how the industry is shaping up
HCM magazine
Kath Hudson talks to industry experts from around the world about their key takeaways from last year and their hopes for 2024
HCM magazine
Delivering personally-designed workouts can create a placebo effect that yields better results, find researchers
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
Consumers tell us they want support in leading longer, healthier lives and we’re the only industry sector with the capability of delivering on this, so we must ensure strategy is aligned with demand
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jamie Groves

MD, Denbighshire Leisure
Denbighshire Leisure’s turnover has increased by 25 per cent since 2021, so the developments have paid for themselves and more
HCM magazine
Our experts believe love is the best foundation on which to build a business. Kath Hudson finds out why
HCM magazine
How healthy is your flooring for the people who train on it and the planet? Steph Eaves sheds light on sustainability practices
HCM magazine
I don’t think Alliance will ever build another leisure centre. We’ll only build active living and wellness centres
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: seca TRU: Medical values for medical fitness
Developed for the world of medicine, tailored to the needs of modern fitness studios. The seca TRU seamlessly provides medical expertise for health-focused training with a clinically validated body composition analysis meeting the health and fitness industry's evolving demands.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Panatta shares the secrets behind the Three Angles Biceps Machine
Panatta’s Three Angles Bicep Machine is designed for training the main elbow flexor muscles; the biceps brachii and brachialis.
Company profiles
Company profile: Proinsight Mystery Shopping
We take time at the outset to understand your unique customer journey. Then we work ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Art of Cryo
Art of Cryo is a new division of a renowned family business with 30 years’ ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Precor UK press release: Precor launches new functional strength training line powered by BeaverFit
Precor, trusted fitness solution provider to more than 14,000 global facilities, has selected BeaverFit, the world’s largest supplier of fitness equipment to U.S. and NATO militaries, to design and manufacture their new functional training line.
Featured press releases
The Health & Fitness Institute press release: THFI Launches Wellness Coaching Qualification Aimed at NHS Relief and Economic Boost
Recent data from UK Active has revealed that a shocking 25% of the UK’s population is classed as ‘inactive,’ averaging less than 30 minutes of exercise a week.
Directory
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
Property & Tenders
Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
11-14 Apr 2024
Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
Diary dates
22-24 Apr 2024
Galgorm Resort, York,
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
22-25 Oct 2024
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
04-07 Nov 2024
In person, St Andrews, United Kingdom
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