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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

preventative health news

The UK's National Health Service (NHS) is looking for recruits ahead of undertaking its largest-ever
PerformX Live, the premier business of fitness event, has announced Dr Jonathan Leary, founder and
While life expectancy has increased, the extra years are often not spent in good health.
UK-based retailer, John Lewis, is launching a service which will enable customers to be proactive
Back for its fifth year, the Connected Health & Fitness Summit (7-8 February 2024, Los
Gympass, the aggregator which specialises in corporate wellbeing, has achieved a US$2.4bn valuation, up from
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets
Local government organisations and industry thought leaders have slammed the UK government’s decision not to
European fitness operators have seen a strong return to growth, with member numbers and income
Luxury five-star hotel and wellness facility, Palace Merano, will re-open its doors this February after
Andy King, chair of Manchester's GM Active, has taken the role of CEO at non-profit
Lumen, a health tech company that analyses people’s metabolism based on the CO2 and oxygen
Destination wellness brand Sensei has opened the doors to its second retreat, Sensei Porcupine Creek,
Elevate
Elevate
Panatta will consolidate its global presence throughout 2024 by attending a host of major industry
The complete agenda for the 2022 Global Wellness Summit (GWS) taking place in Tel Aviv,
Barefoot luxury hotel and wellness brand Soneva has announced the launch of the London Wellness
A new integrative retreat named Zoya Health and Wellbeing has opened in a protected nature
The Global Health & Fitness Alliance (GHFA) has announced Andrea Bell is to serve as
A new cancer prehabilitation programme is achieving groundbreaking results by bringing the health and fitness
The UK government should encourage – and make it easier – for doctors and other
Experience the pinnacle of fitness and luxury at the premier industry event, Sibec EMEA, set
The Cleveland Clinic’s chief wellness officer Michael Roizen predicts longevity will become the next major
The two-day World Halotherapy Symposium will go live tomorrow on 7 December to encourage the
Today (17 October) marks the first day of the annual World Spa and Wellness conference,
Carillon Miami Wellness Resort has partnered with anti-ageing and medical wellness centre the biostation to
Adults suffering from chronic pain should be advised to take exercise, rather than be prescribed
Forcing gyms, health clubs and leisure centres to stay shut in tier 4 areas is
RAKxa, a new integrative wellness and medical retreat has recently opened in Thailand, as a
The city-state of Singapore will have an official fitness industry association from 2021. A group
Promoting physical activity as a preventative healthcare measure has been listed as a key priority
Dr Vivek Murthy, the 19th US Surgeon General, spoke to attendees of the Global Wellness
In 2017, the Global Wellness Institute (GWI) launched the Wellness Moonshot initiative – a global
Luxury wellness destination, The Bürgenstock Resort Lake Lucerne, Switzerland, has unveiled new programmes to answer
Spa and wellness businesses have a long history of using hydrotherapy to deliver curative benefits
Following approval to build a £250mn wellbeing resort in Manchester, Therme Group has revealed plans
The American Council on Exercise (ACE) is urging US Congress to pass a new law
Equipment giant Technogym has introduced its new Excite line of fully-connected cardio kit that has
Bans on meal deals, stricter rules on food advertising and printing calorie contents on menus
Luxury eco-spa resort, Lefay Resort & Spa Lago Di Garda, in Italy, has reopened with
Luxury five-star hotel and wellness facility, Palace Merano, has reopened in Italy with a refreshed
Integrative medi-wellness facility, SHA Wellness Clinic, will be welcoming guests from 22 July 2020 with
Luxury destination spa Preidlhof in South Tyrol, Italy, is offering a Transformational Wellness Programme which
Ukactive has called on HM Treasury to invest more in the physical activity sector, in
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GymNation is pioneering the future of fitness with software specialist Perfect Gym providing a scalable tech platform to power and sustain its growth
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Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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University of Sheffield Sport has opened the doors of its flagship Goodwin Sports Centre following a major refurbishment
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Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
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Nuffield Health has worked with ServiceSport UK for more than ten years, ensuring the equipment in its clubs is commercially optimised
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Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
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The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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D2F had updated its brand styling to keep pace with business growth. MD, John Lofting and operations director, Matt Aynsley, explain the rationale
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HCM magazine
Debate
Although there’s much talk about working with health services, research from SLC suggests there’s much work to do before the sector is ready for the challenge. Kath Hudson asks the experts to identify barriers and solutions
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Specifier
You might be tempted to skip a service, but experts say it will cost you in the long run. Providers tell Steph Eaves why they their work is important to the management of assets
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Life lessons
Remember when there was mass hostility about London hosting the 2012 Olympics? Huw Edwards, CEO of UK Active, was there. He talks to Kath Hudson about the lessons he learned
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Letters
Fuel the debate about issues and opportunities across the industry. We’d love to hear from you – [email protected]
HCM magazine
Everyone's talking about
Property experts say it’s a golden moment for health and fitness operators to secure leases, as the sector has come through the pandemic with its reputation largely intact and clubs are seen as desirable anchor tenants. Kath Hudson finds out why landlords want to talk
HCM magazine
Editor's letter
New laws are about to come into force that will oblige health club operators to offer consumers better membership terms. It will be disruptive, but tackled well, will change the sector for the better
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Research
A new study from researchers at Yale shows HIIT can reverse nerve damage caused by Parkinson’s
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HCM People

Jennifer Maanavi

Founder, Physique 57
Our ‘why?’ is to improve the lives of our clients, not to make them feel defeated
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
HCM People

Cristiano Ronaldo

Footballer and entrepreneur
Taking care of your physical and mental health is essential for a fulfilling life
HCM magazine
Egym has announced deals designed to position it for growth acceleration, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Will Orr has been talking to HCM about the company’s new strategy for 2024, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
New research has found BMI to be a highly inaccurate measure of childhood obesity, leading current thinking and policy based on it into question
HCM magazine
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
Members are telling us they need support with their mental and spiritual health and the industry is starting to see this need. Now’s the time to fast-track our response
HCM magazine
Basic-Fit – which has been scaling rapidly across Europe –  is considering franchising to ramp up growth further afield
HCM magazine
We’ve had an outstanding year, with record revenues of €77m and €31m in EBITDA in 2023.
HCM magazine
Dr Paul Bedford talks to Jak Phillips about the double-edged sword of the strength training trend and his ambitions for the sector
HCM magazine
Liz Terry looks at which operators are most recognised by consumers, using Kantar’s latest brand insight
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Study Active acquires Premier Global name and select branding assets
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets from Assessment Technologies Institute LLC, part of Ascend Learning in the US.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Panatta to showcase innovation at major fitness and bodybuilding events in 2024
Panatta will consolidate its global presence throughout 2024 by attending a host of major industry events around the globe.
Company profiles
Company profile: SIBEC
Sibec EMEA is the Fitness Industry’s premier one-to-one event will be hosted at Fairmont Monte ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Everyone Active
Everyone Active's aim is to get communities active, engaged and entertained through our wide-ranging activities ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: ‘Better’ managers get a ‘taste’ for volunteering
The management team from ‘Better’ leisure centres in the Lewisham area is looking for local projects that need a helping hand.
Featured press releases
KeepMe press release: Gymnation appoints Keepme CEO Ian Mullane to board of directors
The fastest growing gym chain based out of the GCC has appointed Keepme’s CEO, Ian Mullane to its board of directors.
Directory
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
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
10-12 May 2024
China Import & Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, China
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
19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Diary dates
01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
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

preventative health news

The UK's National Health Service (NHS) is looking for recruits ahead of undertaking its largest-ever
PerformX Live, the premier business of fitness event, has announced Dr Jonathan Leary, founder and
While life expectancy has increased, the extra years are often not spent in good health.
UK-based retailer, John Lewis, is launching a service which will enable customers to be proactive
Back for its fifth year, the Connected Health & Fitness Summit (7-8 February 2024, Los
Gympass, the aggregator which specialises in corporate wellbeing, has achieved a US$2.4bn valuation, up from
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Questex/McLean Events (Spatec/SIBEC)
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets
Local government organisations and industry thought leaders have slammed the UK government’s decision not to
European fitness operators have seen a strong return to growth, with member numbers and income
Luxury five-star hotel and wellness facility, Palace Merano, will re-open its doors this February after
Andy King, chair of Manchester's GM Active, has taken the role of CEO at non-profit
Lumen, a health tech company that analyses people’s metabolism based on the CO2 and oxygen
Destination wellness brand Sensei has opened the doors to its second retreat, Sensei Porcupine Creek,
Elevate
Elevate
Panatta will consolidate its global presence throughout 2024 by attending a host of major industry
The complete agenda for the 2022 Global Wellness Summit (GWS) taking place in Tel Aviv,
Barefoot luxury hotel and wellness brand Soneva has announced the launch of the London Wellness
A new integrative retreat named Zoya Health and Wellbeing has opened in a protected nature
The Global Health & Fitness Alliance (GHFA) has announced Andrea Bell is to serve as
A new cancer prehabilitation programme is achieving groundbreaking results by bringing the health and fitness
The UK government should encourage – and make it easier – for doctors and other
Experience the pinnacle of fitness and luxury at the premier industry event, Sibec EMEA, set
The Cleveland Clinic’s chief wellness officer Michael Roizen predicts longevity will become the next major
The two-day World Halotherapy Symposium will go live tomorrow on 7 December to encourage the
Today (17 October) marks the first day of the annual World Spa and Wellness conference,
Carillon Miami Wellness Resort has partnered with anti-ageing and medical wellness centre the biostation to
Adults suffering from chronic pain should be advised to take exercise, rather than be prescribed
Forcing gyms, health clubs and leisure centres to stay shut in tier 4 areas is
RAKxa, a new integrative wellness and medical retreat has recently opened in Thailand, as a
The city-state of Singapore will have an official fitness industry association from 2021. A group
Promoting physical activity as a preventative healthcare measure has been listed as a key priority
Dr Vivek Murthy, the 19th US Surgeon General, spoke to attendees of the Global Wellness
In 2017, the Global Wellness Institute (GWI) launched the Wellness Moonshot initiative – a global
Luxury wellness destination, The Bürgenstock Resort Lake Lucerne, Switzerland, has unveiled new programmes to answer
Spa and wellness businesses have a long history of using hydrotherapy to deliver curative benefits
Following approval to build a £250mn wellbeing resort in Manchester, Therme Group has revealed plans
The American Council on Exercise (ACE) is urging US Congress to pass a new law
Equipment giant Technogym has introduced its new Excite line of fully-connected cardio kit that has
Bans on meal deals, stricter rules on food advertising and printing calorie contents on menus
Luxury eco-spa resort, Lefay Resort & Spa Lago Di Garda, in Italy, has reopened with
Luxury five-star hotel and wellness facility, Palace Merano, has reopened in Italy with a refreshed
Integrative medi-wellness facility, SHA Wellness Clinic, will be welcoming guests from 22 July 2020 with
Luxury destination spa Preidlhof in South Tyrol, Italy, is offering a Transformational Wellness Programme which
Ukactive has called on HM Treasury to invest more in the physical activity sector, in
1 - 40 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
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
Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
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
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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
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
HCM People

Cristiano Ronaldo

Footballer and entrepreneur
Taking care of your physical and mental health is essential for a fulfilling life
HCM magazine
Egym has announced deals designed to position it for growth acceleration, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Will Orr has been talking to HCM about the company’s new strategy for 2024, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
New research has found BMI to be a highly inaccurate measure of childhood obesity, leading current thinking and policy based on it into question
HCM magazine
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
Members are telling us they need support with their mental and spiritual health and the industry is starting to see this need. Now’s the time to fast-track our response
HCM magazine
Basic-Fit – which has been scaling rapidly across Europe –  is considering franchising to ramp up growth further afield
HCM magazine
We’ve had an outstanding year, with record revenues of €77m and €31m in EBITDA in 2023.
HCM magazine
Dr Paul Bedford talks to Jak Phillips about the double-edged sword of the strength training trend and his ambitions for the sector
HCM magazine
Liz Terry looks at which operators are most recognised by consumers, using Kantar’s latest brand insight
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Study Active acquires Premier Global name and select branding assets
Study Active has legally acquired the name “Premier Global” and select Premier Global branding assets from Assessment Technologies Institute LLC, part of Ascend Learning in the US.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Panatta to showcase innovation at major fitness and bodybuilding events in 2024
Panatta will consolidate its global presence throughout 2024 by attending a host of major industry events around the globe.
Company profiles
Company profile: SIBEC
Sibec EMEA is the Fitness Industry’s premier one-to-one event will be hosted at Fairmont Monte ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Everyone Active
Everyone Active's aim is to get communities active, engaged and entertained through our wide-ranging activities ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: ‘Better’ managers get a ‘taste’ for volunteering
The management team from ‘Better’ leisure centres in the Lewisham area is looking for local projects that need a helping hand.
Featured press releases
KeepMe press release: Gymnation appoints Keepme CEO Ian Mullane to board of directors
The fastest growing gym chain based out of the GCC has appointed Keepme’s CEO, Ian Mullane to its board of directors.
Directory
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
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
10-12 May 2024
China Import & Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, China
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
19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Diary dates
01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
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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