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Basic-Fit has acquired RSG Group’s Spanish portfolio of 47 clubs for €50m. RSG had signalled
Pedro Simão, CEO of Balance Company, says the company has acquired a 100 per cent
VivaFit has entered the Spanish fitness market with the opening of a studio in capital
Female-only fitness franchise Vivafit has opened its fifth studio in India – a 110sq m
Boutique franchise operator Personal20 has opened a new studio in the Portuguese capital Lisbon. The
Portugal-based operator Vivafit has taken its female-only franchised concept to Kuwait, with the opening of
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
Portuguese fitness chain Vivafit has secured a deal to open 100 women-only health clubs in
Vivafit LLC is establishing an Electric Muscle Stimulation (EMS) Personal Training Studio franchise, www.Personal20.com. Studios
Women-only fitness franchise Vivafit, headquartered in Portugal, recently continued its rapid expansion with three clubs
Portuguese women-only fitness chain Vivafit will shortly make its debut in Kazakhstan, with the launch
Portugese health club operator Vivafit is expanding its reach with the signing of the first
Women-only fitness franchise Vivafit has continued its global roll-out in dramatic style over recent months.
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
Vivafit, the franchisor of women-only express gyms, has signed a master franchise agreement for Indonesia.
As part of its roll-out in India, ladies-only fitness franchise Vivafit has launched in New
Women-only franchise Vivafit opened its fourth Singapore club in August. The club adopts Vivafit’s new
Vivafit - the largest women-only express fitness and nutrition franchise in Portugal - has launched
Women-only fitness franchise Vivafit has signed a master franchise agreement for four southern states of
Image: The deal signals Vivafit's entry into Malaysia Vivafit, the Portuguese female-only fitness and nutrition
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Vivafit has opened its first club in the Americas with the launch of its inaugural
A number of international health club operators are planning to expand their presence in India
VivaFit, the largest fitness chain in Portugal, will expand its brand into Northern Cyprus after
VivaFit has entered Uruguay via master franchise agreement signed in June with local businessman Ulisses
Portugal-based women-only health club chain Vivafit has signed a master franchise deal for 20 clubs
The European Health and Fitness Association's (EHFA) elected two new board members during its Annual
Singapore's first Vivafit club opens this month in the Tanjong Pagar Plaza shopping centre. The
The Indian market is being targeted by two international women-only fitness franchises: US-based Curves and
Women-only health club operator Vivafit has opened its first franchise site in Spain, in the
Women-only franchise Vivafit is expanding into Singapore following the signing of a master franchise agreement
Portugal-based women-only fitness chain Vivafit has signed a franchising deal with entrepreneur Cecile Jamoulle-Ogren which
Pedro Ruiz, CEO of Portugal's largest health club chain Vivafit, has warned that up to
Vivafit, the largest chain of gyms in Portugal, has signed a contract to open a
TV channel Fox Life in Portugal ran an eye-catching advertising campaign for its drama series
Vivafit has the highest overall brand awareness among women in Portugal when compared with other
Vivafit has the highest overall brand awareness among women in Portugal when compared with other
Vivafit, the women-only fitness chain, has signed its first master franchise deal to expand the
Women-only franchise Vivafit opened 18 new clubs in 2009 and increased its turnover by 16
Vivafit, the largest gym chain in Portugal which caters for women only, has seen an
Portuguese fitness chain Vivafit has gathered more than 26 tonnes of food to help adolescent
Vivafit, the leading brand in the Portuguese women-only express workout market, has opened its second
Vivafit, the Portuguese chain of women’s express workout centres, opened six new clubs in the
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HCM promotional features
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Following the gym upgrade, Sport Ireland Fitness membership has hit capacity and the team is putting a wait-list in place
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Sustainability in the fitness industry is coming on in leaps and bounds as more operators refurbish their gym equipment to save money and the planet
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
At the heart of the Sydney Swans new headquarters in Australia is an elite player-focused training facility by strength equipment specialist BLK BOX
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
We all know we need to stand more. Now an exciting new partnership between Physical and Teca Fitness expands this thinking into UK gyms and beyond
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Life Fitness has reimagined cardio with the launch of its Symbio line which has been designed with advanced biomechanics and offers deep levels of customisation
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
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
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
HCM magazine
Research
Ideally people should do both Kundalini yoga and memory training, because they impact different parts of the brain and have different health effects
HCM magazine
Editor's letter
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
Insight
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
HCM magazine
Everyone's talking about
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
Show preview
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
Research
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
Insight
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
HCM magazine
Research
AI has the potential to support people in making healthy lifestyle changes if its algorithms can be updated to understand the different stages of motivation, as Jodi Heckel reports
HCM magazine
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
HCM magazine
As more trans women, trans men and non-binary people join health clubs, it’s time to work out a system where everyone feels included, protected and safe in the locker room. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Immediate rewards can motivate people to exercise more, according to new research, reports Kath Hudson
HCM magazine
It’s time to start the conversation about pelvic health. It’s not just menopausal women who have challenges: young women and men can also experience issues they’re too embarrassed to discuss or seek help for, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mariah Rooney

Founder, Trauma Informed Weight Lifting
When people experience early life trauma it impacts their bodies and nervous systems. I became curious about how lifting weights could help them have the experience of strength
HCM magazine
Appointed president of Xponential Fitness when she was only 34, Sarah Luna attributes her career success to the grit, determination and stamina she honed as a dancer by day and Pilates teacher by night. She talks to Kath Hudson about how owning her choices has given her the resilience to take on one of the top jobs in the US fitness industry, while also raising a family
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
Our fitness brand is something we can place centrally, finding opportunities for our brands to work together
HCM magazine
From payments to virtual classes, software integrations can take your operation to the next level. Providers tell us about their most in-demand offerings
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mark Tweedie

Associate, Miova
I’d love to see a national wellness service working hand in glove with NHS primary care
HCM magazine
When retailer, the €11 billion-a-year Colruyt Group, decided to get into the health club market, the plan was to fully integrate its entire business using customer insight data. The results are remarkable
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Altrafit introduces custom functional fitness equipment at Third Space
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable functional fitness equipment that is built to last with the development and introduction of a new functional fitness keg for luxury gym operator, Third Space.
Company profiles
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Technogym offers a complete ecosystem of connected smart equipment, digital services, on-demand training experiences and ...
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Preferred by some of the world’s finest hotels and resorts, Matrix offers an array of ...
Supplier Showcases
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Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Active IQ press release: Industry heavyweight David Stalker joins Active IQ as independent adviser
David Stalker, President of EuropeActive and a CIMSPA chartered fellow is joining Active IQ from July 2024.
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Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: London Youth Games concludes at Copper Box Arena
After an incredibly competitive season, the London Youth Games Finals Festival took place at the end of last month at GLL's Copper Box Arena in London.
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Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
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Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany
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VivaFit news

Basic-Fit has acquired RSG Group’s Spanish portfolio of 47 clubs for €50m. RSG had signalled
Pedro Simão, CEO of Balance Company, says the company has acquired a 100 per cent
VivaFit has entered the Spanish fitness market with the opening of a studio in capital
Female-only fitness franchise Vivafit has opened its fifth studio in India – a 110sq m
Boutique franchise operator Personal20 has opened a new studio in the Portuguese capital Lisbon. The
Portugal-based operator Vivafit has taken its female-only franchised concept to Kuwait, with the opening of
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
Portuguese fitness chain Vivafit has secured a deal to open 100 women-only health clubs in
Vivafit LLC is establishing an Electric Muscle Stimulation (EMS) Personal Training Studio franchise, www.Personal20.com. Studios
Women-only fitness franchise Vivafit, headquartered in Portugal, recently continued its rapid expansion with three clubs
Portuguese women-only fitness chain Vivafit will shortly make its debut in Kazakhstan, with the launch
Portugese health club operator Vivafit is expanding its reach with the signing of the first
Women-only fitness franchise Vivafit has continued its global roll-out in dramatic style over recent months.
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
Vivafit, the franchisor of women-only express gyms, has signed a master franchise agreement for Indonesia.
As part of its roll-out in India, ladies-only fitness franchise Vivafit has launched in New
Women-only franchise Vivafit opened its fourth Singapore club in August. The club adopts Vivafit’s new
Vivafit - the largest women-only express fitness and nutrition franchise in Portugal - has launched
Women-only fitness franchise Vivafit has signed a master franchise agreement for four southern states of
Image: The deal signals Vivafit's entry into Malaysia Vivafit, the Portuguese female-only fitness and nutrition
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
Vivafit has opened its first club in the Americas with the launch of its inaugural
A number of international health club operators are planning to expand their presence in India
VivaFit, the largest fitness chain in Portugal, will expand its brand into Northern Cyprus after
VivaFit has entered Uruguay via master franchise agreement signed in June with local businessman Ulisses
Portugal-based women-only health club chain Vivafit has signed a master franchise deal for 20 clubs
The European Health and Fitness Association's (EHFA) elected two new board members during its Annual
Singapore's first Vivafit club opens this month in the Tanjong Pagar Plaza shopping centre. The
The Indian market is being targeted by two international women-only fitness franchises: US-based Curves and
Women-only health club operator Vivafit has opened its first franchise site in Spain, in the
Women-only franchise Vivafit is expanding into Singapore following the signing of a master franchise agreement
Portugal-based women-only fitness chain Vivafit has signed a franchising deal with entrepreneur Cecile Jamoulle-Ogren which
Pedro Ruiz, CEO of Portugal's largest health club chain Vivafit, has warned that up to
Vivafit, the largest chain of gyms in Portugal, has signed a contract to open a
TV channel Fox Life in Portugal ran an eye-catching advertising campaign for its drama series
Vivafit has the highest overall brand awareness among women in Portugal when compared with other
Vivafit has the highest overall brand awareness among women in Portugal when compared with other
Vivafit, the women-only fitness chain, has signed its first master franchise deal to expand the
Women-only franchise Vivafit opened 18 new clubs in 2009 and increased its turnover by 16
Vivafit, the largest gym chain in Portugal which caters for women only, has seen an
Portuguese fitness chain Vivafit has gathered more than 26 tonnes of food to help adolescent
Vivafit, the leading brand in the Portuguese women-only express workout market, has opened its second
Vivafit, the Portuguese chain of women’s express workout centres, opened six new clubs in the
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
1 - 40 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Following the gym upgrade, Sport Ireland Fitness membership has hit capacity and the team is putting a wait-list in place
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Sustainability in the fitness industry is coming on in leaps and bounds as more operators refurbish their gym equipment to save money and the planet
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
At the heart of the Sydney Swans new headquarters in Australia is an elite player-focused training facility by strength equipment specialist BLK BOX
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
We all know we need to stand more. Now an exciting new partnership between Physical and Teca Fitness expands this thinking into UK gyms and beyond
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Life Fitness has reimagined cardio with the launch of its Symbio line which has been designed with advanced biomechanics and offers deep levels of customisation
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
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
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
HCM magazine
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
HCM magazine
As more trans women, trans men and non-binary people join health clubs, it’s time to work out a system where everyone feels included, protected and safe in the locker room. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Immediate rewards can motivate people to exercise more, according to new research, reports Kath Hudson
HCM magazine
It’s time to start the conversation about pelvic health. It’s not just menopausal women who have challenges: young women and men can also experience issues they’re too embarrassed to discuss or seek help for, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mariah Rooney

Founder, Trauma Informed Weight Lifting
When people experience early life trauma it impacts their bodies and nervous systems. I became curious about how lifting weights could help them have the experience of strength
HCM magazine
Appointed president of Xponential Fitness when she was only 34, Sarah Luna attributes her career success to the grit, determination and stamina she honed as a dancer by day and Pilates teacher by night. She talks to Kath Hudson about how owning her choices has given her the resilience to take on one of the top jobs in the US fitness industry, while also raising a family
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
Our fitness brand is something we can place centrally, finding opportunities for our brands to work together
HCM magazine
From payments to virtual classes, software integrations can take your operation to the next level. Providers tell us about their most in-demand offerings
HCM magazine
HCM People

Mark Tweedie

Associate, Miova
I’d love to see a national wellness service working hand in glove with NHS primary care
HCM magazine
When retailer, the €11 billion-a-year Colruyt Group, decided to get into the health club market, the plan was to fully integrate its entire business using customer insight data. The results are remarkable
HCM magazine
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Altrafit introduces custom functional fitness equipment at Third Space
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable functional fitness equipment that is built to last with the development and introduction of a new functional fitness keg for luxury gym operator, Third Space.
Company profiles
Company profile: Technogym UK Ltd
Technogym offers a complete ecosystem of connected smart equipment, digital services, on-demand training experiences and ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Matrix Fitness
Preferred by some of the world’s finest hotels and resorts, Matrix offers an array of ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Matrix: Futureproofing
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Safe Space: Delivering the vision
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Active IQ press release: Industry heavyweight David Stalker joins Active IQ as independent adviser
David Stalker, President of EuropeActive and a CIMSPA chartered fellow is joining Active IQ from July 2024.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: London Youth Games concludes at Copper Box Arena
After an incredibly competitive season, the London Youth Games Finals Festival took place at the end of last month at GLL's Copper Box Arena in London.
Directory
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Property & Tenders
Chiswick, Gillingham, York and Nottingham
Savills
Property & Tenders
Cleveland Lakes, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire
Cotswold Lakes Trust
Property & Tenders
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
10 Oct 2024
QEII Conference Centre, London,
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
04-06 Feb 2025
Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
Diary dates
11-13 Feb 2025
Fairmont Riyadh , Saudi Arabia
Diary dates
10-13 Apr 2025
Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
Diary dates
07-07 Jun 2025
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
28-31 Oct 2025
Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany
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