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Jordan Fitness has long been recognised across the industry for its premium-quality gym equipment, and
LXA has inserted a 2,000sq ft (186sq m) indoor/outdoor boxing gym into a mixed-use building
The number of UK adults classed as physically active has increased by 1 million in
Australian health club operator Viva Leisure has acquired eight Healthworks Fitness Centres in the state
The physical activity economy is now a US$828bn (€752bn, £655bn) market – and its value
A health and wellbeing club which combines exercise and physical activity classes with mental and
Focus Training
Focus Training
Adidas believes that creators, just like athletes, need an environment that inspires their employees to
VivaFit has entered the Spanish fitness market with the opening of a studio in capital
Orangetheory Fitness has opened its 100th franchised site in Canada, seven years after it first
A fitness studio concept which offers group exercise classes in a fridge-like environment is planning
Ninja Nation, the US-based operator of obstacle course gyms, is looking to take the concept
A medical practice is opening its very own fitness club, as part of plans to
Digme Fitness is expanding its portfolio with the opening of a studio in Ealing, London.
Zynk Design Consultants
Zynk Design Consultants
Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
Nightclub-themed boutique boxing studio operator Kobox has opened its third London location in Baker Street,
Self Esteem Brands, the parent company of Anytime Fitness, has purchased The Bar Method –
Fitness Franchise F45 has signed a partnership deal with Everyone Active, which will see an
The Legian Sire in Lombok, Indonesia, is set to open in March 2020, building on
Fitness franchise Fit Body Boot Camp has revealed that it has more than 200 new
DW Fitness First has launched its new Kit & Collect service, aimed at increasing secondary
SIBEC
SIBEC
An £8.5m leisure centre has opened its doors to the public in Birmingham. The Ladywood
High-end fitness giant Equinox has ventured into the hotel market with the opening of its
More Leisure Community Trust (MCLT) will open its first branded health club later this year.
A study by Mayo Clinic has suggested that high-intensity interval training (HIIT) can reverse signs
Boutique fitness studio operator Digme Fitness will begin offering its business model to franchisees, as
Australian fitness franchise F45 has secured deals to open sites in emerging markets across the
Health club design can play a crucial role in improving member retention – partly by
EMD UK
EMD UK
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Features
Coronavirus
Shape announced a recruitment drive for 200 new rock star instructors, with the expectation their class participants would follow them across
Features
HCM research
The good news? People are changing their exercise habits in lockdown, becoming more active and spending more time exercising with their children, according to new research
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
Supplier showcase
With the spread of COVID-19 forcing more people into isolation, PureGym worked with FunXtion to rapidly include a digital on-demand workout offering to support members at home
Features
Functional training
It’s easy to get stuck in a functional rut, relying on the same old burpees and ball slams. We ask for inspiration on how to put the fun back into functional training
Features
Coronavirus
The coronavirus pandemic has inspired a huge pivot to digital right across the industry, from sole traders to large chains and trusts. Kath Hudson looks at some of the offerings pulled together in lightning fast time to keep members active and sane
Features
Insight
Industry analyst David Minton launched his new fitNdata global monitor just in time to catch the headline numbers for the impact of the coronavirus on the sector. He tells us how it’s looking
Features
Features
HCM research
The mechanisms by which the comorbidities of obesity and ageing develop are very similar. Later weight reduction will not always reverse the process
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
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
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
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
Now we have an offering with no geographical limits, we’re looking to sell digital memberships beyond our member base
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
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
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
There are more opportunities in the UK than we thought – If glasgow can support five clubs, why shouldn’t we have three in leeds and sheffield?
People
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Opinion
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Hedgehog Concept Ltd has developed software that allows its clients to track usage and customer volume on a minute to minute basis.
Opinion: Is your software fit for COVID-19?
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: What’s your Covid-19 exit strategy? How will you use this time to relaunch your business to thrive, not just survive
There is no escaping the fact that we are operating in extraordinary times. Our physical health clubs, gyms and studios are closed and we’re trying to keep our membership engaged, fit and healthy via online and digital training.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: myFitApp launches branded live-streaming as part of its COVID-19 support package
Innovatise, the company behind myFitApp, has announced the immediate availability of its customer- branded live-streaming solution.
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    Company profiles
    Company profile: Life Fitness
    Through our Life Fitness Solutions Partners, we can deliver design and build services, finance solutions, ...
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    Company profile: Matrix Fitness
    Matrix strives to offer equipment that will captivate your members, is easy to maintain, and ...
    Catalogue Gallery
    Click on a catalogue to view it online
    Directory
    Exercise equipment
    Technogym: Exercise equipment
    Spa software
    SpaBooker: Spa software
    Gym flooring
    REGUPOL/Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk (BSW): Gym flooring
    Fitness equipment
    Healthcheck Services Ltd: Fitness equipment
    Flooring
    Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
    Skincare
    Sothys: Skincare
    Fitness Software
    FunXtion International BV: Fitness Software
    Independent service & maintenance
    Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
    Lockers/interior design
    Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers/interior design
    Direct debit solutions
    Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
    Property & Tenders
    Greywell, Hampshire
    Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
    Property & Tenders
    Derby City Council
    Property & Tenders
    Diary dates
    13 Jun 2020
    Worldwide, Various,
    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

    HIIT news

    Jordan Fitness has long been recognised across the industry for its premium-quality gym equipment, and
    LXA has inserted a 2,000sq ft (186sq m) indoor/outdoor boxing gym into a mixed-use building
    The number of UK adults classed as physically active has increased by 1 million in
    Australian health club operator Viva Leisure has acquired eight Healthworks Fitness Centres in the state
    The physical activity economy is now a US$828bn (€752bn, £655bn) market – and its value
    A health and wellbeing club which combines exercise and physical activity classes with mental and
    Focus Training
    Focus Training
    Adidas believes that creators, just like athletes, need an environment that inspires their employees to
    VivaFit has entered the Spanish fitness market with the opening of a studio in capital
    Orangetheory Fitness has opened its 100th franchised site in Canada, seven years after it first
    A fitness studio concept which offers group exercise classes in a fridge-like environment is planning
    Ninja Nation, the US-based operator of obstacle course gyms, is looking to take the concept
    A medical practice is opening its very own fitness club, as part of plans to
    Digme Fitness is expanding its portfolio with the opening of a studio in Ealing, London.
    Zynk Design Consultants
    Zynk Design Consultants
    Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
    Nightclub-themed boutique boxing studio operator Kobox has opened its third London location in Baker Street,
    Self Esteem Brands, the parent company of Anytime Fitness, has purchased The Bar Method –
    Fitness Franchise F45 has signed a partnership deal with Everyone Active, which will see an
    The Legian Sire in Lombok, Indonesia, is set to open in March 2020, building on
    Fitness franchise Fit Body Boot Camp has revealed that it has more than 200 new
    DW Fitness First has launched its new Kit & Collect service, aimed at increasing secondary
    SIBEC
    SIBEC
    An £8.5m leisure centre has opened its doors to the public in Birmingham. The Ladywood
    High-end fitness giant Equinox has ventured into the hotel market with the opening of its
    More Leisure Community Trust (MCLT) will open its first branded health club later this year.
    A study by Mayo Clinic has suggested that high-intensity interval training (HIIT) can reverse signs
    Boutique fitness studio operator Digme Fitness will begin offering its business model to franchisees, as
    Australian fitness franchise F45 has secured deals to open sites in emerging markets across the
    Health club design can play a crucial role in improving member retention – partly by
    EMD UK
    EMD UK
    Features
    Coronavirus
    Shape announced a recruitment drive for 200 new rock star instructors, with the expectation their class participants would follow them across
    Features
    HCM research
    The good news? People are changing their exercise habits in lockdown, becoming more active and spending more time exercising with their children, according to new research
    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
    Supplier showcase
    With the spread of COVID-19 forcing more people into isolation, PureGym worked with FunXtion to rapidly include a digital on-demand workout offering to support members at home
    Features
    Functional training
    It’s easy to get stuck in a functional rut, relying on the same old burpees and ball slams. We ask for inspiration on how to put the fun back into functional training
    Features
    Coronavirus
    The coronavirus pandemic has inspired a huge pivot to digital right across the industry, from sole traders to large chains and trusts. Kath Hudson looks at some of the offerings pulled together in lightning fast time to keep members active and sane
    Features
    Insight
    Industry analyst David Minton launched his new fitNdata global monitor just in time to catch the headline numbers for the impact of the coronavirus on the sector. He tells us how it’s looking
    Features
    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
    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
    Now we have an offering with no geographical limits, we’re looking to sell digital memberships beyond our member base
    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
    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
    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
    There are more opportunities in the UK than we thought – If glasgow can support five clubs, why shouldn’t we have three in leeds and sheffield?
    People
    Job search
    POST YOUR JOB
    Opinion
    promotion
    Hedgehog Concept Ltd has developed software that allows its clients to track usage and customer volume on a minute to minute basis.
    Opinion: Is your software fit for COVID-19?
    Featured supplier news
    Featured supplier: What’s your Covid-19 exit strategy? How will you use this time to relaunch your business to thrive, not just survive
    There is no escaping the fact that we are operating in extraordinary times. Our physical health clubs, gyms and studios are closed and we’re trying to keep our membership engaged, fit and healthy via online and digital training.
    Featured supplier news
    Featured supplier: myFitApp launches branded live-streaming as part of its COVID-19 support package
    Innovatise, the company behind myFitApp, has announced the immediate availability of its customer- branded live-streaming solution.
    Video Gallery
    Technogym mywellness app
    Technogym
    Improve your training experience. All your data in a single app. Read more
    More videos:
      Company profiles
      Company profile: Life Fitness
      Through our Life Fitness Solutions Partners, we can deliver design and build services, finance solutions, ...
      Company profiles
      Company profile: Matrix Fitness
      Matrix strives to offer equipment that will captivate your members, is easy to maintain, and ...
      Catalogue Gallery
      Click on a catalogue to view it online
      Directory
      Exercise equipment
      Technogym: Exercise equipment
      Spa software
      SpaBooker: Spa software
      Gym flooring
      REGUPOL/Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk (BSW): Gym flooring
      Fitness equipment
      Healthcheck Services Ltd: Fitness equipment
      Flooring
      Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
      Skincare
      Sothys: Skincare
      Fitness Software
      FunXtion International BV: Fitness Software
      Independent service & maintenance
      Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
      Lockers/interior design
      Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers/interior design
      Direct debit solutions
      Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
      Property & Tenders
      Greywell, Hampshire
      Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
      Property & Tenders
      Derby City Council
      Property & Tenders
      Diary dates
      13 Jun 2020
      Worldwide, Various,
      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
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