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Review ongoing as Springhealth issues second warning

Health club operator Springhealth Leisure has issued a second profits warning since launching a strategic review in May.

The incoming chief executive, John Lowther, began the review after poor interim results in May, and although trading in the second half is up on the first six months, figures are 'very substantially below market expectations'.

Despite completing the majority of planned refurbishments in the southern area, memberships have not grown as much as anticipated. In the northern area, increased competition and the impact of refurbishments also failed to boost memberships as planned.

The board is now evaluating a range of options for the future to 'maximise potential value to shareholders'. Shares fell 29 per cent to 43.5p.

Health club operator Springhealth Leisure has issued a second profits warning since launching a strategic review in May.
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News

Review ongoing as Springhealth issues second warning

Health club operator Springhealth Leisure has issued a second profits warning since launching a strategic review in May.

The incoming chief executive, John Lowther, began the review after poor interim results in May, and although trading in the second half is up on the first six months, figures are 'very substantially below market expectations'.

Despite completing the majority of planned refurbishments in the southern area, memberships have not grown as much as anticipated. In the northern area, increased competition and the impact of refurbishments also failed to boost memberships as planned.

The board is now evaluating a range of options for the future to 'maximise potential value to shareholders'. Shares fell 29 per cent to 43.5p.

Health club operator Springhealth Leisure has issued a second profits warning since launching a strategic review in May.
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The goal is to enter select markets in Europe with OutFit in 2023
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TVS Group installs a new world class facilities at the University of Kent in partnership with Robbins
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HCM Magazine
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The pandemic brought business as we knew it to a standstill. But not for long. Software companies were quick to provide solutions to help clubs adapt and now these are here to stay. Suppliers tell HCM how the pandemic is changing the industry for the better
HCM Magazine
Sponsored
Life Fitness has launched a new mobile app, called Life Fitness Connect, to provide the ultimate workout experience
HCM Magazine
HCM People
We were fortunate to be approached by Sheikh Mohammed – a Qatari entrepreneur – to develop the club
HCM Magazine
Promotion
Fitness First Germany has upgraded its members’ gym floor training experience with the rollout of Funxtion’s Multiscreen Virtual Player
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MD, 3d Leisure
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Featured operator news: Innovative experience TAGactive launched at Everyone Active
Everyone Active opened its first TAGactive Arena at Lammas Leisure Centre on Bank Holiday Monday, January 3.
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Company profile: YOUR Personal Training
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Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Spa software
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Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Salt therapy products
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On demand
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Lockers/interior design
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Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
Diary dates
01 Mar 2022
Live Love Spa HQ, Tustin, United States
Diary dates
07-10 Apr 2022
Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
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