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Multi-brand wellness operator Evolution Wellness plans to launch new concepts and brands into the Asian
Women-only kickboxing franchise 30 Minute Hit plans to open 50 new sites internationally during 2020.
Biomedical tech specialist InBody USA is launching a network of body composition analysis testing sites
The Natural History Museum (NHM) has announced a new strategy outlining the role it will
Planet Fitness has opened its 2,000th health club in Colorado Springs, Colorado, US. The fitness
Wellness tech platform Mindbody has signed a five-year partnership deal with fitness franchise F45. The
SIBEC
SIBEC
Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
Snap Fitness has made international expansion its priority for 2020, with plans to enter new
Gold's Gym completed 22 US franchise agreements and a total of 35 new openings worldwide
F45 is expanding its UK footprint with the launch of two new studios in Manchester.
Stuart Broster, chief executive of Anytime Fitness UK, will step down from his role in
EverybodyFights, a boutique fitness franchise founded by George Foreman III, has opened its latest studio
US fitness franchise StretchLab has revealed plans to add machines that identify movement inefficiencies into
EMD UK
EMD UK
As countries around the world gear up to relax their lockdown rules, there remains a
Anytime Fitness has become the first franchise operator to have a presence on all seven
Disney has updated its Star Tours attraction to include new destinations and sequences from its
Finnish folklore will inspire a new Hyatt hotel, due to open in Helsinki in 2022.
Franchised gym chain UFC Gym is introducing compression recovery systems at some of its sites.
Evolution Wellness has developed a new low cost gym concept, which it hopes can tap
The Institute of Swimming (IOS) is set to continue its Disney-inspired, fun swim sessions as
Zynk Design Consultants
Zynk Design Consultants
Innovatise, the company behind myFitApp, today announced the immediate availability of its customer-branded live-streaming solution.
Xponential Fitness has revealed plans to take its portfolio of boutique fitness brands onto the
Franchised operator Planet Fitness has unveiled plans to expand its footprint into Australia. The first
An immersive jungle-themed experience including an escape from a T-Rex is among the activities planned
Xponential Fitness has signed a master franchise deal to open 100 Club Pilates studios in
Anthony Geisler, CEO of boutique fitness giant Xponential Fitness, has been listed as one of
Arquitectonica and HOK have developed plans for a 26,000-seat stadium and mixed-use complex for David
US-based fitness franchise UFC Gym has opened its first European club. The 18,000sq ft (1,670sq
Focus Training
Focus Training
1,516
Features
Reopening
David Lloyd Leisure has launched a raft of outdoor classes, including an enhanced role for its Battlebox concept, as Liz Terry reports
Features
Supplier showcase
Bannatyne has driven member engagement with Les Mills during the lockdown
Features
Statistics
ukactive, 4global and partners have modelled the likely recovery from the lockdown. Ed Hubbard outlines the numbers
Features
Training
Balance training is set to become a major fitness trend, with exercisers increasingly appreciating the benefits of having a strong core and good balance, particularly as they age. Lauren Health-Jones rounds up the latest product releases
Features
Staff welfare
As staff and members prepare to return to the gym, Dr Dane Vishnubala gives advice to operators on gearing up to offer them mental health support
Features
Partner briefing
BMF, the outdoor fitness franchise company co-owned by Bear Grylls, is launching a £1m initiative designed to offer financial support to PTs and exercise professionals in getting back to work after the lockdown
Features
Strength
It’s considered a fundamental part of our fitness routines by medical professionals, but many exercisers, particularly women, are still put off by strength training. We asked leading suppliers what they’re doing to champion strength
Features
Features
Software
With the coronavirus pandemic forcing gyms across the world to temporarily close their doors, staying connected to your members digitally has never been more important. Software suppliers tell Steph Eaves how they’re contributing
Features
feature
Premier Global NASM has restructured its education offering to create new career pathways to help personal trainers and individuals entering the sector navigate their way to career success. Dan Rees explains the rationale
Features
feature
Matrix Connected Solutions helps Roko deliver a digital member experience beyond the four walls of the clubs
People
HCM people

Jo Smallwood

general manager, Oldham Leisure Centre
We saw the opportunity to initiate new partnerships with the Oldham Foodbank to help local residents during the COVID-19 crisis. We can’t serve our community in the way we would usually do, so we’ve moved resources to help where people need us most
People
HCM people

Aaron Smith

Founder, KX Pilates
‘KX’ stands for ‘the Kaizen Experience’, which means ‘change for the better’ in Japanese. It’s a philosophy that focuses on continuous improvement. We’re always seeking to improve, not only as a company but as individuals
People
HCM people

Ben Lucas

Founder, Flow Athletic, Sydney
We advise our Flow Athletes to complete classes at a ratio of one yoga class to one strength class to one cardio class. This combination has very positive effects
People
We have one club in Madrid with 27,500 customers and 20,000 people on a two year waiting list
People
Kate Cracknell talks connected health and digital transformation with Chris Blackwell-Frost, Martin Friend and Rick Crawford from Nuffield Health’s senior management team
People
HCM people

Michael Ramsay

Founder and director, STRONG Rowformer
There’s something about the combination of fast-twitch and slow-twitch fibres working together that absolutely destroys you and gives you an almost euphoric feeling at the end of every workout
People
HCM people

Dr Jonathan Leary

Remedy Place, West Hollywood: Founder and CEO
Remedy Place teaches people how to take care of themselves and gives them the tools they need to be holistically healthy
People
Around 50% of our members are currently continuing to pay full membership, with another 10% taking up virtual-only digital membership
People
HCM people

Professor Zhen Yan

director of the Center for Skeletal Muscle Research, University of Virginia
Regular exercise may help people survive COVID-19
People
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: EGYM presents Corona Gym Solution, for the successful re-opening of fitness studios
Finally, the time has come: fitness and health facilities around the globe are gradually resuming operations.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Incorpore and MoveGB ink groundbreaking partnership to transform corporate wellness offering
Incorpore and MoveGB have entered into a landmark partnership, combining the UK’s largest provider of corporate gym memberships with the nation’s biggest network of classes.
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Company profiles
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Company profiles
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Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Fitness equipment
Stages Cycling: Fitness equipment
Direct debit solutions
Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
Gym flooring
REGUPOL/Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk (BSW): Gym flooring
Lockers/interior design
Fitlockers: Lockers/interior design
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Exercise equipment
Matrix Fitness: Exercise equipment
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Whole body cryotherapy
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH / icelab: Whole body cryotherapy
Design consultants
Zynk Design Consultants: Design consultants
Independent service & maintenance
Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
06-07 Jul 2020
Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
28-31 Aug 2020
Expo Centre & Riviera di Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
21-24 Sep 2020
Loews Coronado Bay Resort, Coronado, United States
Diary dates
01-02 Oct 2020
Whittlebury Hall, Whittlebury, United Kingdom
Diary dates
11-12 Oct 2020
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
17-23 Oct 2020
Pinggu, Beijing, China
Diary dates
27-30 Oct 2020
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
30-31 Oct 2020
NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
27-28 Nov 2020
Athena, Leicester, United Kingdom
Diary dates
23-26 Feb 2021
IFEMA, Madrid, Spain
Diary dates

Franchise news

Multi-brand wellness operator Evolution Wellness plans to launch new concepts and brands into the Asian
Women-only kickboxing franchise 30 Minute Hit plans to open 50 new sites internationally during 2020.
Biomedical tech specialist InBody USA is launching a network of body composition analysis testing sites
The Natural History Museum (NHM) has announced a new strategy outlining the role it will
Planet Fitness has opened its 2,000th health club in Colorado Springs, Colorado, US. The fitness
Wellness tech platform Mindbody has signed a five-year partnership deal with fitness franchise F45. The
SIBEC
SIBEC
Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
Snap Fitness has made international expansion its priority for 2020, with plans to enter new
Gold's Gym completed 22 US franchise agreements and a total of 35 new openings worldwide
F45 is expanding its UK footprint with the launch of two new studios in Manchester.
Stuart Broster, chief executive of Anytime Fitness UK, will step down from his role in
EverybodyFights, a boutique fitness franchise founded by George Foreman III, has opened its latest studio
US fitness franchise StretchLab has revealed plans to add machines that identify movement inefficiencies into
EMD UK
EMD UK
As countries around the world gear up to relax their lockdown rules, there remains a
Anytime Fitness has become the first franchise operator to have a presence on all seven
Disney has updated its Star Tours attraction to include new destinations and sequences from its
Finnish folklore will inspire a new Hyatt hotel, due to open in Helsinki in 2022.
Franchised gym chain UFC Gym is introducing compression recovery systems at some of its sites.
Evolution Wellness has developed a new low cost gym concept, which it hopes can tap
The Institute of Swimming (IOS) is set to continue its Disney-inspired, fun swim sessions as
Zynk Design Consultants
Zynk Design Consultants
Innovatise, the company behind myFitApp, today announced the immediate availability of its customer-branded live-streaming solution.
Xponential Fitness has revealed plans to take its portfolio of boutique fitness brands onto the
Franchised operator Planet Fitness has unveiled plans to expand its footprint into Australia. The first
An immersive jungle-themed experience including an escape from a T-Rex is among the activities planned
Xponential Fitness has signed a master franchise deal to open 100 Club Pilates studios in
Anthony Geisler, CEO of boutique fitness giant Xponential Fitness, has been listed as one of
Arquitectonica and HOK have developed plans for a 26,000-seat stadium and mixed-use complex for David
US-based fitness franchise UFC Gym has opened its first European club. The 18,000sq ft (1,670sq
Focus Training
Focus Training
Features
Reopening
David Lloyd Leisure has launched a raft of outdoor classes, including an enhanced role for its Battlebox concept, as Liz Terry reports
Features
Supplier showcase
Bannatyne has driven member engagement with Les Mills during the lockdown
Features
Statistics
ukactive, 4global and partners have modelled the likely recovery from the lockdown. Ed Hubbard outlines the numbers
Features
Training
Balance training is set to become a major fitness trend, with exercisers increasingly appreciating the benefits of having a strong core and good balance, particularly as they age. Lauren Health-Jones rounds up the latest product releases
Features
Staff welfare
As staff and members prepare to return to the gym, Dr Dane Vishnubala gives advice to operators on gearing up to offer them mental health support
Features
Partner briefing
BMF, the outdoor fitness franchise company co-owned by Bear Grylls, is launching a £1m initiative designed to offer financial support to PTs and exercise professionals in getting back to work after the lockdown
Features
Strength
It’s considered a fundamental part of our fitness routines by medical professionals, but many exercisers, particularly women, are still put off by strength training. We asked leading suppliers what they’re doing to champion strength
Features
People
HCM people

Jo Smallwood

general manager, Oldham Leisure Centre
We saw the opportunity to initiate new partnerships with the Oldham Foodbank to help local residents during the COVID-19 crisis. We can’t serve our community in the way we would usually do, so we’ve moved resources to help where people need us most
People
HCM people

Aaron Smith

Founder, KX Pilates
‘KX’ stands for ‘the Kaizen Experience’, which means ‘change for the better’ in Japanese. It’s a philosophy that focuses on continuous improvement. We’re always seeking to improve, not only as a company but as individuals
People
HCM people

Ben Lucas

Founder, Flow Athletic, Sydney
We advise our Flow Athletes to complete classes at a ratio of one yoga class to one strength class to one cardio class. This combination has very positive effects
People
We have one club in Madrid with 27,500 customers and 20,000 people on a two year waiting list
People
Kate Cracknell talks connected health and digital transformation with Chris Blackwell-Frost, Martin Friend and Rick Crawford from Nuffield Health’s senior management team
People
HCM people

Michael Ramsay

Founder and director, STRONG Rowformer
There’s something about the combination of fast-twitch and slow-twitch fibres working together that absolutely destroys you and gives you an almost euphoric feeling at the end of every workout
People
HCM people

Dr Jonathan Leary

Remedy Place, West Hollywood: Founder and CEO
Remedy Place teaches people how to take care of themselves and gives them the tools they need to be holistically healthy
People
Around 50% of our members are currently continuing to pay full membership, with another 10% taking up virtual-only digital membership
People
HCM people

Professor Zhen Yan

director of the Center for Skeletal Muscle Research, University of Virginia
Regular exercise may help people survive COVID-19
People
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: EGYM presents Corona Gym Solution, for the successful re-opening of fitness studios
Finally, the time has come: fitness and health facilities around the globe are gradually resuming operations.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Incorpore and MoveGB ink groundbreaking partnership to transform corporate wellness offering
Incorpore and MoveGB have entered into a landmark partnership, combining the UK’s largest provider of corporate gym memberships with the nation’s biggest network of classes.
Video Gallery
Temple Gym - Nautilus Equipment
Core Health & Fitness
Temple Gym - Nautilus Equipment Read more
More videos:
Company profiles
Company profile: MoveGB
Move is the fitness marketplace connecting our partners with customers through the largest variety of ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Life Fitness
Through our Life Fitness Solutions Partners, we can deliver design and build services, finance solutions, ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Fitness equipment
Stages Cycling: Fitness equipment
Direct debit solutions
Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
Gym flooring
REGUPOL/Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk (BSW): Gym flooring
Lockers/interior design
Fitlockers: Lockers/interior design
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Exercise equipment
Matrix Fitness: Exercise equipment
Skincare
Sothys: Skincare
Whole body cryotherapy
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH / icelab: Whole body cryotherapy
Design consultants
Zynk Design Consultants: Design consultants
Independent service & maintenance
Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
06-07 Jul 2020
Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
28-31 Aug 2020
Expo Centre & Riviera di Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
21-24 Sep 2020
Loews Coronado Bay Resort, Coronado, United States
Diary dates
01-02 Oct 2020
Whittlebury Hall, Whittlebury, United Kingdom
Diary dates
11-12 Oct 2020
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
17-23 Oct 2020
Pinggu, Beijing, China
Diary dates
27-30 Oct 2020
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
30-31 Oct 2020
NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
27-28 Nov 2020
Athena, Leicester, United Kingdom
Diary dates
23-26 Feb 2021
IFEMA, Madrid, Spain
Diary dates
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