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ukactive news

Physical activity sector bodies have welcomed the government's measures to help the UK's self-employed workers
Leading organisations in the physical activity sector have urged chancellor Rishi Sunak to provide urgent
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered all UK gyms, health clubs, leisure centres and restaurants
ukactive’s new strategic partner, QuikSwitch, has urged gym operators concerned about the impact of coronavirus
Leading trade bodies representing the physical activity sector have called on the government to introduce
The UK fitness sector remains "open until directed otherwise by the government" – and will
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Physical Company and ZIVA have announced a new distribution partnership that will see Physical Company
The leisure industry is increasingly feeling the pressure as countries introduce measures to tackle the
Physical activity body ukactive has issued guidance and recommendations for how UK fitness operators and
A new initiative has been launched to engage and empower women working in the UK
Business rates in England will be abolished for one year for firms in the leisure
ukactive has launched two major new reports as part of its Business Intelligence service. The
The annual Sweat event kicks off in London today (20 February), offering the UK's fitness
MyZone
MyZone
Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
A report outlining membership habits and retention in the fitness sector will be released at
Ukactive has called on HM Treasury to invest more in the physical activity sector, in
Physical activity body ukactive is launching a new programme of regional events, aimed at providing
The UK government is looking to create more physical activity opportunities for children by helping
Active-net 2020 has revealed the agenda for the two-day educational, networking and business meetings event,
A three-year research project will look to provide the physical activity industry with a better
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Professional tennis player, Marcus Willis, has been announced as the after-dinner speaker at active-net 2020,
Sport England is providing ukactive with funding that has allowed the non-profit organisation to expand
The chancellor, Sajid Javid, has revealed that the government will present its budget on 11
Ukactive has urged the incoming Conservative government to invest heavily in physical activity – in
More than 40 sports industry leaders from across the UK have signed an open letter
Representatives from the three main political parties have backed the view that physical activity has
Almost half of children and young people (46.8 per cent) in England are doing the
The main political parties need to "discuss prevention in the same breath as they discuss
Focus Training
Focus Training
563
Features
Supplier showcase
DiR Clubs – the largest fitness operator in Spain – appointed fisikal as its digital partner in 2019, with a 12 month plan for integration. As phase one comes to an end, we talk to Jordi Forns, co-director of fitness clubs at DiR, about why the brand committed to such a fundamental change
Features
Supplier showcase
DW Fitness First and Gympass have extended their partnership to attract more corporate customers
Features
Research
A new study by Decathlon looks at the most popular types of physical activity by region and time of year, revealing some interesting insights into the health and fitness industry
Features
Insight
The CEO of Basic-Fit shared insights into the workings of the company at the Virtuagym FitNation conference in Amsterdam. Megan Whitby was there for HCM
Features
Promotional feature
With a longstanding professional career in the fitness industry, we talk to Dawn Falkner Clark to find out more about her background and what the future holds for Be Fit Be You
Features
Ask the experts
Is the health and fitness industry more geared up to meet the needs of extroverts and overlooking more introverted customers? Kath Hudson investigates
Features
Changing rooms
Great changing rooms are one of the main reasons people join a gym. Get inspired by HCM’s roundup of the latest high-end installations
Features
Features
Supplier showcase
Class Boutique Fitness has collaborated with Physical Company to create a boutique studio offering that’s as inclusive as it is effective
Features
HCM research
Researchers say obesity ‘should be considered as premature ageing’, with some negative effects on the immune system being permanent and not reversible by weight loss
Features
Design
Third Space sold its boutique brand, Another Space, and launched its sixth full-service club in the space of a few weeks, signalling its intention to consoldidate its position at the top end of the market
People
HCM people

Adala Bolto

Founder, ZADI Training
I saw the need to create a bespoke, female-specific and results-driven boutique offering that was on-trend as well as being sexy and backed by exercise science when it came to getting results
People
HCM people

Ed Stanbury

BLOK: CEO and co-founder
Although we’re now ambitious about creating a global lifestyle brand, initially there wasn’t a grand masterplan – we just thought it would be fun to open a local gym and that has spiralled...
People
Fundamentally, customers don’t want choice, they just want exactly what they want Pine & Gilmore
People
HCM people

Aaron Brooks-Thornett

Freely Given PT: founder
A donation-based payment system creates a non-discriminatory environment and empowers people to give what they think the service is worth. This also challenges me to keep service levels high
People
I don’t see any reason why we couldn’t double the size of our European portfolio of david lloyd clubs over the next four years
People
HCM people

Amanda Daley

Professor of behavioural medicine, Loughborough University
PACE labelling would be a simple, user-friendly way of informing people, at a glance, of the amount of physical activity required for the food they are considering eating
People
HCM profile

Juliu Horvath

Founder, Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis methods
Gyrotonic has continued to grow via word of mouth. I quickly had people from all sorts of backgrounds and all kinds of disabilities coming to me who the medical community couldn’t help. As I came across different people with different problems and limitations, I started to adapt the technique
People
interview

Dr Ollie Lawton

GP & clinical director for North Leamington Primary Care Network
All the research shows, if people aren’t exercising, it isn’t because of a lack of facilities. It’s because of the softer stuff: What do I wear? Who do I go with, because I don’t know anyone there? What do I need to take with me?
People
interview

Tom Moos

Founder, Saints & Stars
We have 14 rockstar instructors, all freelance but all working for us on an exclusive basis, and haven’t lost a single one of them since we opened. We pay them well – they can earn €100+ for a full class. But even more important than that, they all feel involved in the business
People
Job search
POST YOUR JOB
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: ZIVA & Physical Company: A new partnership to meet all needs
Physical Company and ZIVA have announced a new distribution partnership that will see Physical Company become the exclusive UK distributor of ZIVA's commercial products.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Tennis pro Marcus Willis to speak at active-net 2020
Professional tennis player, Marcus Willis, has been announced as the after-dinner speaker at active-net 2020, which takes place this month.
Opinion
promotion
The modern training gym champions functional fitness in a small group personal training model, with a premium service experience at its heart
Opinion: Overcome membership attrition with this surprising new industry trend: the modern training gym
Video Gallery
Temple Gym - Nautilus Equipment
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Company profiles
Company profile: EXF Fitness
EXF offer so much more than modular systems and pick and mix installations, they don’t ...
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Company profile: Merrithew™ - Leaders in Mindful Movement™
Merrithew™ enriches the lives of others with responsible exercise modalities and innovative, multidisciplinary fitness offerings ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
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Independent service & maintenance
Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
Lockers/interior design
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers/interior design
Locking solutions
Monster Padlocks: Locking solutions
Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Kemitron GmbH: Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Management software
Fisikal: Management software
Skincare
Comfort Zone - Davines S.p.A: Skincare
Wearable technology solutions
MyZone: Wearable technology solutions
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Direct debit solutions
Debit Finance Collections: Direct debit solutions
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
26-29 Mar 2020
The Winter Gardens Blackpool, Blackpool , United Kingdom
Diary dates
27-29 Mar 2020
TeatroGoya Multiespacio, Madrid, Spain
Diary dates
19-24 Apr 2020
tbc, Beijing, China
Diary dates
04 Jun 2020
Marriott Forest of Arden Hotel & Country Club, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
13 Jun 2020
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
17-18 Jun 2020
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
06-07 Jul 2020
Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
21-24 Sep 2020
Loews Coronado Bay Resort, Coronado, United States
Diary dates
17-23 Oct 2020
Pinggu, Beijing, China
Diary dates
30-31 Oct 2020
NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
27-28 Nov 2020
Athena, Leicester, United Kingdom
Diary dates

ukactive news

Physical activity sector bodies have welcomed the government's measures to help the UK's self-employed workers
Leading organisations in the physical activity sector have urged chancellor Rishi Sunak to provide urgent
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered all UK gyms, health clubs, leisure centres and restaurants
ukactive’s new strategic partner, QuikSwitch, has urged gym operators concerned about the impact of coronavirus
Leading trade bodies representing the physical activity sector have called on the government to introduce
The UK fitness sector remains "open until directed otherwise by the government" – and will
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Physical Company and ZIVA have announced a new distribution partnership that will see Physical Company
The leisure industry is increasingly feeling the pressure as countries introduce measures to tackle the
Physical activity body ukactive has issued guidance and recommendations for how UK fitness operators and
A new initiative has been launched to engage and empower women working in the UK
Business rates in England will be abolished for one year for firms in the leisure
ukactive has launched two major new reports as part of its Business Intelligence service. The
The annual Sweat event kicks off in London today (20 February), offering the UK's fitness
MyZone
MyZone
Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
A report outlining membership habits and retention in the fitness sector will be released at
Ukactive has called on HM Treasury to invest more in the physical activity sector, in
Physical activity body ukactive is launching a new programme of regional events, aimed at providing
The UK government is looking to create more physical activity opportunities for children by helping
Active-net 2020 has revealed the agenda for the two-day educational, networking and business meetings event,
A three-year research project will look to provide the physical activity industry with a better
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Professional tennis player, Marcus Willis, has been announced as the after-dinner speaker at active-net 2020,
Sport England is providing ukactive with funding that has allowed the non-profit organisation to expand
The chancellor, Sajid Javid, has revealed that the government will present its budget on 11
Ukactive has urged the incoming Conservative government to invest heavily in physical activity – in
More than 40 sports industry leaders from across the UK have signed an open letter
Representatives from the three main political parties have backed the view that physical activity has
Almost half of children and young people (46.8 per cent) in England are doing the
The main political parties need to "discuss prevention in the same breath as they discuss
Focus Training
Focus Training
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Features
Supplier showcase
DiR Clubs – the largest fitness operator in Spain – appointed fisikal as its digital partner in 2019, with a 12 month plan for integration. As phase one comes to an end, we talk to Jordi Forns, co-director of fitness clubs at DiR, about why the brand committed to such a fundamental change
Features
Supplier showcase
DW Fitness First and Gympass have extended their partnership to attract more corporate customers
Features
Research
A new study by Decathlon looks at the most popular types of physical activity by region and time of year, revealing some interesting insights into the health and fitness industry
Features
Insight
The CEO of Basic-Fit shared insights into the workings of the company at the Virtuagym FitNation conference in Amsterdam. Megan Whitby was there for HCM
Features
Promotional feature
With a longstanding professional career in the fitness industry, we talk to Dawn Falkner Clark to find out more about her background and what the future holds for Be Fit Be You
Features
Ask the experts
Is the health and fitness industry more geared up to meet the needs of extroverts and overlooking more introverted customers? Kath Hudson investigates
Features
Changing rooms
Great changing rooms are one of the main reasons people join a gym. Get inspired by HCM’s roundup of the latest high-end installations
Features
People
HCM people

Adala Bolto

Founder, ZADI Training
I saw the need to create a bespoke, female-specific and results-driven boutique offering that was on-trend as well as being sexy and backed by exercise science when it came to getting results
People
HCM people

Ed Stanbury

BLOK: CEO and co-founder
Although we’re now ambitious about creating a global lifestyle brand, initially there wasn’t a grand masterplan – we just thought it would be fun to open a local gym and that has spiralled...
People
Fundamentally, customers don’t want choice, they just want exactly what they want Pine & Gilmore
People
HCM people

Aaron Brooks-Thornett

Freely Given PT: founder
A donation-based payment system creates a non-discriminatory environment and empowers people to give what they think the service is worth. This also challenges me to keep service levels high
People
I don’t see any reason why we couldn’t double the size of our European portfolio of david lloyd clubs over the next four years
People
HCM people

Amanda Daley

Professor of behavioural medicine, Loughborough University
PACE labelling would be a simple, user-friendly way of informing people, at a glance, of the amount of physical activity required for the food they are considering eating
People
HCM profile

Juliu Horvath

Founder, Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis methods
Gyrotonic has continued to grow via word of mouth. I quickly had people from all sorts of backgrounds and all kinds of disabilities coming to me who the medical community couldn’t help. As I came across different people with different problems and limitations, I started to adapt the technique
People
interview

Dr Ollie Lawton

GP & clinical director for North Leamington Primary Care Network
All the research shows, if people aren’t exercising, it isn’t because of a lack of facilities. It’s because of the softer stuff: What do I wear? Who do I go with, because I don’t know anyone there? What do I need to take with me?
People
interview

Tom Moos

Founder, Saints & Stars
We have 14 rockstar instructors, all freelance but all working for us on an exclusive basis, and haven’t lost a single one of them since we opened. We pay them well – they can earn €100+ for a full class. But even more important than that, they all feel involved in the business
People
Job search
POST YOUR JOB
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: ZIVA & Physical Company: A new partnership to meet all needs
Physical Company and ZIVA have announced a new distribution partnership that will see Physical Company become the exclusive UK distributor of ZIVA's commercial products.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Tennis pro Marcus Willis to speak at active-net 2020
Professional tennis player, Marcus Willis, has been announced as the after-dinner speaker at active-net 2020, which takes place this month.
Opinion
promotion
The modern training gym champions functional fitness in a small group personal training model, with a premium service experience at its heart
Opinion: Overcome membership attrition with this surprising new industry trend: the modern training gym
Video Gallery
Temple Gym - Nautilus Equipment
Core Health & Fitness
Temple Gym - Nautilus Equipment Read more
More videos:
Company profiles
Company profile: EXF Fitness
EXF offer so much more than modular systems and pick and mix installations, they don’t ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Merrithew™ - Leaders in Mindful Movement™
Merrithew™ enriches the lives of others with responsible exercise modalities and innovative, multidisciplinary fitness offerings ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Independent service & maintenance
Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
Lockers/interior design
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers/interior design
Locking solutions
Monster Padlocks: Locking solutions
Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Kemitron GmbH: Hydrotherapy / spa fragrances
Management software
Fisikal: Management software
Skincare
Comfort Zone - Davines S.p.A: Skincare
Wearable technology solutions
MyZone: Wearable technology solutions
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Direct debit solutions
Debit Finance Collections: Direct debit solutions
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
26-29 Mar 2020
The Winter Gardens Blackpool, Blackpool , United Kingdom
Diary dates
27-29 Mar 2020
TeatroGoya Multiespacio, Madrid, Spain
Diary dates
19-24 Apr 2020
tbc, Beijing, China
Diary dates
04 Jun 2020
Marriott Forest of Arden Hotel & Country Club, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
13 Jun 2020
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
17-18 Jun 2020
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
06-07 Jul 2020
Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
21-24 Sep 2020
Loews Coronado Bay Resort, Coronado, United States
Diary dates
17-23 Oct 2020
Pinggu, Beijing, China
Diary dates
30-31 Oct 2020
NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
27-28 Nov 2020
Athena, Leicester, United Kingdom
Diary dates
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