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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

lifespan news

Recovery, social wellness and longevity were talking points at PerformX recently, tipped by many speakers
While life expectancy has increased, the extra years are often not spent in good health.
The fitness industry is gearing up to engage with the medical profession according to the
New insight from UK quango, Sport England has found that healthy life expectancy in England
Wearable technology is 2023’s number one worldwide fitness trend according to the American College of
Your most expensive purchase is gym equipment, so if you aren’t getting real value out
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, a W3Fit EMEA, is heading
The Cleveland Clinic’s chief wellness officer Michael Roizen predicts longevity will become the next major
Spa and wellness equipment manufacturer Oakworks has introduced a new replaceable one-piece topper for its
Chenot Palace Weggis in Switzerland has announced the launch of The Chenot Molecular Lab for
The creative geniuses behind the Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man darkride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure
Swim England has warned that 2,000 swimming pools could be lost forever unless the government
Let’s talk about Orbit4 – the secret behind successful gyms. Gym operators have described Orbit4
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording
Ojmar has launched OCS SMART, a next-generation smart lock that can be controlled via a
Sports flooring specialist Gerflor has completed a major fit-out at the new Axholme North Leisure
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has entered into a joint venture with Singapore-based Verita Healthcare
New science has revealed a potential solution to age-related diseases which works on a systemic
Core Health & Fitness has launched the Star Trac FreeRunner, an innovative treadmill featuring patent-pending
A new museum has opened its doors in Italy 44 years after the building housing
Elevate
Elevate
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
Plans to replace the historic Meadowbank Stadium in Edinburgh with a modern £47m sports centre
Research by University of Bath could finally overturn the persistent myth that strenuous exercise suppresses
Watching twenty minutes of live music is better for wellbeing than 20 minutes of yoga,
Murfitts, a UK-based manufacturer of artificial sports pitches, has developed PRO-gran, a new infill for
Regular exercise in older age can prevent the human immune system from declining and protect
The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched the draft of his first London Plan
The UK trails other countries when it comes to early childhood physical activity, with no
Simply believing you're doing more exercise than your peers can significantly increase your lifespan according
Despite growing sentiment worldwide that large sea creatures – particularly cetaceans – should not be
Children’s activity levels at school can now be monitored after the launch of an online
Bauder has created roofing solution for the British Airways i360 moving observation tower and vertical
STEM education will be the focus when a new 12,000sq ft (1,114sq m) exhibition exploring
Schools will be expected to deliver at least 30 minutes of “moderate to vigorous physical
From middle-age, the brains of obese individuals display differences in white matter similar to those
Dramatic gains in life expectancy have been made globally since 2000, but major inequalities persist
Public Health England (PHE) has highlighted the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle in mid
The National Museum of Australia in Canberra has relaunched its interactive Kspace exhibit, mixing gaming
A commonly used skin care ingredient is one of several newly identified compounds that can
Are you considering developing your glamping offer or thinking about establishing a glamping site? Do
Just a small amount of exercise each day can have a significant impact on the
With SeaWorld currently under fire for keeping orcas in captivity, a new study has suggested
Designed and delivered by Holovis Attractions, a 200-seat immersive theatre will open in China’s Hot-Go
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
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
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
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
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
Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
HCM promotional features
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
HCM People

Dr Jonathan Leary

Founder, Remedy Place
It was as though the whole world woke up at the same time
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
News report
Will Orr has been talking to HCM about the company’s new strategy for 2024, as Kath Hudson reports
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
Sponsored
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
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
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
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
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
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
When it was founded, Snap Fitness was ground-breaking, but by 2020 the industry had evolved, but the brand hadn’t
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
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: 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.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Places Leisure successfully launches myFitApp to enhance member experience
Places Leisure is a leading leisure centre operator with a mission to create active places and healthy people for communities to thrive.
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: Innerva
For over 30 years Innerva, part of Shapemaster Global have been manufacturing specialist dual-function power ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Perfect Gym press release: PerfectGym joins Sport Alliance
Sport Alliance, a Hamburg-based provider of innovative software solutions and services to gyms and fitness suites, has announced the acquisition of PerfectGym, the international software provider to fitness and leisure businesses.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: GLL fitness instructor smashes World Record
Anthony Bryan, a fitness instructor at GLL’s Southbury Leisure Centre, recently took part in the London Marathon.
Directory
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
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

lifespan news

Recovery, social wellness and longevity were talking points at PerformX recently, tipped by many speakers
While life expectancy has increased, the extra years are often not spent in good health.
The fitness industry is gearing up to engage with the medical profession according to the
New insight from UK quango, Sport England has found that healthy life expectancy in England
Wearable technology is 2023’s number one worldwide fitness trend according to the American College of
Your most expensive purchase is gym equipment, so if you aren’t getting real value out
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Following a hugely successful event last year in Split, Croatia, a W3Fit EMEA, is heading
The Cleveland Clinic’s chief wellness officer Michael Roizen predicts longevity will become the next major
Spa and wellness equipment manufacturer Oakworks has introduced a new replaceable one-piece topper for its
Chenot Palace Weggis in Switzerland has announced the launch of The Chenot Molecular Lab for
The creative geniuses behind the Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man darkride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure
Swim England has warned that 2,000 swimming pools could be lost forever unless the government
Let’s talk about Orbit4 – the secret behind successful gyms. Gym operators have described Orbit4
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording
Ojmar has launched OCS SMART, a next-generation smart lock that can be controlled via a
Sports flooring specialist Gerflor has completed a major fit-out at the new Axholme North Leisure
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has entered into a joint venture with Singapore-based Verita Healthcare
New science has revealed a potential solution to age-related diseases which works on a systemic
Core Health & Fitness has launched the Star Trac FreeRunner, an innovative treadmill featuring patent-pending
A new museum has opened its doors in Italy 44 years after the building housing
Elevate
Elevate
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
Plans to replace the historic Meadowbank Stadium in Edinburgh with a modern £47m sports centre
Research by University of Bath could finally overturn the persistent myth that strenuous exercise suppresses
Watching twenty minutes of live music is better for wellbeing than 20 minutes of yoga,
Murfitts, a UK-based manufacturer of artificial sports pitches, has developed PRO-gran, a new infill for
Regular exercise in older age can prevent the human immune system from declining and protect
The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched the draft of his first London Plan
The UK trails other countries when it comes to early childhood physical activity, with no
Simply believing you're doing more exercise than your peers can significantly increase your lifespan according
Despite growing sentiment worldwide that large sea creatures – particularly cetaceans – should not be
Children’s activity levels at school can now be monitored after the launch of an online
Bauder has created roofing solution for the British Airways i360 moving observation tower and vertical
STEM education will be the focus when a new 12,000sq ft (1,114sq m) exhibition exploring
Schools will be expected to deliver at least 30 minutes of “moderate to vigorous physical
From middle-age, the brains of obese individuals display differences in white matter similar to those
Dramatic gains in life expectancy have been made globally since 2000, but major inequalities persist
Public Health England (PHE) has highlighted the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle in mid
The National Museum of Australia in Canberra has relaunched its interactive Kspace exhibit, mixing gaming
A commonly used skin care ingredient is one of several newly identified compounds that can
Are you considering developing your glamping offer or thinking about establishing a glamping site? Do
Just a small amount of exercise each day can have a significant impact on the
With SeaWorld currently under fire for keeping orcas in captivity, a new study has suggested
Designed and delivered by Holovis Attractions, a 200-seat immersive theatre will open in China’s Hot-Go
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
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
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
University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
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
Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
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
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
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
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
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
When it was founded, Snap Fitness was ground-breaking, but by 2020 the industry had evolved, but the brand hadn’t
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
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: 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.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Places Leisure successfully launches myFitApp to enhance member experience
Places Leisure is a leading leisure centre operator with a mission to create active places and healthy people for communities to thrive.
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: Innerva
For over 30 years Innerva, part of Shapemaster Global have been manufacturing specialist dual-function power ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Perfect Gym press release: PerfectGym joins Sport Alliance
Sport Alliance, a Hamburg-based provider of innovative software solutions and services to gyms and fitness suites, has announced the acquisition of PerfectGym, the international software provider to fitness and leisure businesses.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: GLL fitness instructor smashes World Record
Anthony Bryan, a fitness instructor at GLL’s Southbury Leisure Centre, recently took part in the London Marathon.
Directory
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
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
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