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eGym, a Germany-based supplier of fitness kit and software solutions, has debuted a range of
Brazilian gym chain SmartFit is set to speed up its expansion across South America. The
Manufacturing conglomerate Brunswick Corporation is selling its entire fitness business to private equity firm KPS
Shapewatch's 3D body visualisation system has been recognised as one of the leading start-ups in
Total Fitness says it's aiming to take its member experience to "the next level", through
Fitness tech group eGym has appointed Sir George Buckley as its new chair. Sir George's
Focus Training
Focus Training
Fitness expert and television host, Jessie Pavelka has collaborated with Fisikal, experts in digital management
Serco Leisure's fitness staff will be offered a new training initiative focusing on the use
Germany-based fitness startup eGym has secured US$20m (€18m, £15m) worth of financing led by NGP
US-based manufacturing conglomerate Brunswick has named Jason Worthy, vice president of Life Fitness, as president
Budget operator Simply Gym has launched two new sites in Uxbridge and Cardiff, as it
Budget club operator Buzz Gym has opened its fourth club in Oxford. The 18,000sq ft
The Middle House, the latest addition from Swire Hotels, has officially unveiled its newest concept,
EMD UK
EMD UK
Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
Budget club operator Buzz Gym has signed a deal with equipment supplier Life Fitness, which
Fitness equipment giant Life Fitness has made a trio of appointments as the business prepares
Six Senses’ newest resort in Fiji has opened with a Six Senses Spa designed as
Emerging fitness technologies could be the "cradle to grave game-changer" for public health in the
Britain’s most successful female Olympian, Laura Kenny, has been announced as one of the keynote
Ukactive has named the 11 fitness tech disruptors that have made it to the industry
SIBEC
SIBEC
Innovatise, the company behind myFitApp, today announced the immediate availability of its customer-branded live-streaming solution.
Fitness equipment giant Core Health & Fitness has announced two major appointments, following the retirement
US-based manufacturing conglomerate Brunswick has announced plans to spin off its fitness business, forming an
Independent hotel group Macdonald Hotels and Resorts has revealed plans to spend £2.5m on upgrading
A Dead Sea pool will form one of the main attractions when the Fairmont Amman’s
John Gamble, the managing director of Core Health & Fitness responsible for Europe, the Middle
Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, has launched its newly designed Integrity
Fledgling fit-tech startups will have their products and services nurtured in the second round of
Zynk Design Consultants
Zynk Design Consultants
653
Features
Supplier showcase
Bannatyne has driven member engagement with Les Mills during 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
Supplier showcase
Working with Precor, Aberdeen Sports Village has undergone a £500k overhaul to strengthen the user experience and put digital connectivity at the core of its offering
Features
Talking Point
The fitness industry has shown incredible flexibility during lockdown, pivoting to digital to keep people active. But as lockdowns end, we ask what impact the pandemic will have on facility provision
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
Opinion
The over-70s were treated as one homogenous group during the lockdown and advised to shield. Colin Milner, founder and CEO of the International Council on Active Aging says this is leading to an increase in ageism that the industry must fight to overcome
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
Features
Coronavirus
We must fight for recovery. Accept we’re not the only experts
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
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
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
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
The level of tension in the business around continually pushing things on to another level again is energising, and sometimes exhausting. That tallies with me. I don’t like to sit back
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
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
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
Now we have an offering with no geographical limits, we’re looking to sell digital memberships beyond our member base
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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Direct debit solutions
Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Management software
Fisikal: Management software
Exercise equipment
Matrix Fitness: Exercise equipment
Gym flooring
REGUPOL/Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk (BSW): Gym flooring
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
21-24 Sep 2020
Loews Coronado Bay Resort, Coronado, United States
Diary dates
22-23 Sep 2020
Heythrop Park, United Kingdom
Diary dates
17-23 Oct 2020
Pinggu, Beijing, China
Diary dates
27-30 Oct 2020
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
03-06 Nov 2020
Online,
Diary dates
27-28 Nov 2020
Athena, Leicester, United Kingdom
Diary dates
23-26 Feb 2021
IFEMA, Madrid, Spain
Diary dates
03-04 Mar 2021
NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
03-06 Jun 2021
Expo Centre & Riviera di Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
16-17 Jun 2021
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates

Life Fitness news

eGym, a Germany-based supplier of fitness kit and software solutions, has debuted a range of
Brazilian gym chain SmartFit is set to speed up its expansion across South America. The
Manufacturing conglomerate Brunswick Corporation is selling its entire fitness business to private equity firm KPS
Shapewatch's 3D body visualisation system has been recognised as one of the leading start-ups in
Total Fitness says it's aiming to take its member experience to "the next level", through
Fitness tech group eGym has appointed Sir George Buckley as its new chair. Sir George's
Focus Training
Focus Training
Fitness expert and television host, Jessie Pavelka has collaborated with Fisikal, experts in digital management
Serco Leisure's fitness staff will be offered a new training initiative focusing on the use
Germany-based fitness startup eGym has secured US$20m (€18m, £15m) worth of financing led by NGP
US-based manufacturing conglomerate Brunswick has named Jason Worthy, vice president of Life Fitness, as president
Budget operator Simply Gym has launched two new sites in Uxbridge and Cardiff, as it
Budget club operator Buzz Gym has opened its fourth club in Oxford. The 18,000sq ft
The Middle House, the latest addition from Swire Hotels, has officially unveiled its newest concept,
EMD UK
EMD UK
Incorpore and MoveGB are pleased to announce they have entered into a landmark partnership, combining
Budget club operator Buzz Gym has signed a deal with equipment supplier Life Fitness, which
Fitness equipment giant Life Fitness has made a trio of appointments as the business prepares
Six Senses’ newest resort in Fiji has opened with a Six Senses Spa designed as
Emerging fitness technologies could be the "cradle to grave game-changer" for public health in the
Britain’s most successful female Olympian, Laura Kenny, has been announced as one of the keynote
Ukactive has named the 11 fitness tech disruptors that have made it to the industry
SIBEC
SIBEC
Innovatise, the company behind myFitApp, today announced the immediate availability of its customer-branded live-streaming solution.
Fitness equipment giant Core Health & Fitness has announced two major appointments, following the retirement
US-based manufacturing conglomerate Brunswick has announced plans to spin off its fitness business, forming an
Independent hotel group Macdonald Hotels and Resorts has revealed plans to spend £2.5m on upgrading
A Dead Sea pool will form one of the main attractions when the Fairmont Amman’s
John Gamble, the managing director of Core Health & Fitness responsible for Europe, the Middle
Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, has launched its newly designed Integrity
Fledgling fit-tech startups will have their products and services nurtured in the second round of
Zynk Design Consultants
Zynk Design Consultants
Features
Supplier showcase
Bannatyne has driven member engagement with Les Mills during 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
Supplier showcase
Working with Precor, Aberdeen Sports Village has undergone a £500k overhaul to strengthen the user experience and put digital connectivity at the core of its offering
Features
Talking Point
The fitness industry has shown incredible flexibility during lockdown, pivoting to digital to keep people active. But as lockdowns end, we ask what impact the pandemic will have on facility provision
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
Opinion
The over-70s were treated as one homogenous group during the lockdown and advised to shield. Colin Milner, founder and CEO of the International Council on Active Aging says this is leading to an increase in ageism that the industry must fight to overcome
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
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
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
The level of tension in the business around continually pushing things on to another level again is energising, and sometimes exhausting. That tallies with me. I don’t like to sit back
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
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
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
Now we have an offering with no geographical limits, we’re looking to sell digital memberships beyond our member base
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: EMD UK
EMD UK is the national governing body for group exercise. Funded by Sport England, EMD ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Premier Software Solutions Ltd
Premier Software was founded in 1994 and has proven experience developing business management solutions specifically ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Independent service & maintenance
Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
Fitness equipment
TRX Training: Fitness equipment
Wearable technology solutions
MyZone: Wearable technology solutions
Trade associations
International SPA Association - iSPA: Trade associations
Whole body cryotherapy
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH / icelab: Whole body cryotherapy
Direct debit solutions
Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Management software
Fisikal: Management software
Exercise equipment
Matrix Fitness: Exercise equipment
Gym flooring
REGUPOL/Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk (BSW): Gym flooring
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
21-24 Sep 2020
Loews Coronado Bay Resort, Coronado, United States
Diary dates
22-23 Sep 2020
Heythrop Park, United Kingdom
Diary dates
17-23 Oct 2020
Pinggu, Beijing, China
Diary dates
27-30 Oct 2020
Messe Stuttgart, Germany
Diary dates
03-06 Nov 2020
Online,
Diary dates
27-28 Nov 2020
Athena, Leicester, United Kingdom
Diary dates
23-26 Feb 2021
IFEMA, Madrid, Spain
Diary dates
03-04 Mar 2021
NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Diary dates
03-06 Jun 2021
Expo Centre & Riviera di Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
16-17 Jun 2021
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Diary dates
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