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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

Costa Rica news

Costa Rican architects Studio Saxe have completed a hotel that steps down a steep coastal
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is taking its Radisson Blu brand to Costa Rica, with the
Luxury operator Four Seasons has announced plans to open its first property in Brazil in
Thunderous sound effects, dramatic strobe lighting and enormous and exuberant video projections are welcoming players
Emerging architecture practice Studio Saxe have completed a boutique hotel and yoga studio set into
Four Seasons Resorts and Hotels will undertake a US$35m (€31m, £27m) “re-imagination” of its Costa
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
The passion for fitness and bodybuilding reached new heights at the Panatta stands during RiminiWellness
The World Architecture Festival has today (7 July) unveiled the largest ever shortlist for its
Discovery Communications is hoping to entice some of its three billion worldwide viewers to a
Global Wellness Day will be celebrated on 10 June 2017, with more than 90 countries
South Korean officials have begun a 10-day inspection of eight of the country’s aquariums following
The World Heritage Centre has urged the planet’s governments to expand its World Heritage programme
Dramatic gains in life expectancy have been made globally since 2000, but major inequalities persist
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
CoverMe Fitness, the studio management app for the fitness industry, has launched in Australia, with
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts will open a location in Costa Rica in 2019, the Rosewood
GOCO Hospitality has acquired the 155-year-old Glen Ivy Hot Springs Resort in the Temescal Valley
Spafinder Wellness 365 announced its 2016 Spa & Wellness Top Ten Trends Forecast in a
A luxury tented resort will join Nayara Hotels, the Costa Rican wellness brand set in
Hyatt is launching the Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa, a 201-bedroom property in Arizona, US,
The last of six supermoons for 2015 will rise tonight (27 October) and spas and
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
RLSS UK, STA and Swim England are joining forces to bring Aquatics to Elevate 2024
A new tourist attraction has debuted in Cartago, Costa Rica, giving visitors the opportunity to
Spafinder Wellness 365 has released part one of its annual State of Wellness Travel Report,
World football's governing body, FIFA, is facing an unprecedented crisis after six of its high-ranking
New Balance has announced a kit sponsorship deal with the Costa Rican national football team.
The Global Mentorship Pilot Programme, spearheaded by a team of spa and wellness experts from
Aqua Boracay by YOO, a five-star 168-bedroom hotel, is set to launch in the last
The largest waterpark in Costa Rica has opened in the Arenal region, with the unique
A Costa Rican region previously known as the “forgotten province”, is quickly making its way
El Mangroove, a new hotel in Papagayo, Costa Rica, opened its doors last month, boasting
A new resort is scheduled to open at the end of 2014 with the launch
Papagayo Peninsula on the northern Pacific coast of Costa Rica is home to a new
Hyatt Hotels has signed an agreement to develop and own nine Hyatt Place-branded hotels in
A new hotel is to be unveiled this December on the Papagayo Peninsula on the
Research firm Euromonitor International has published a new ebook charting the top beauty trends in
Starwood continues its growth in Latin America with the opening of a second Westin-branded property
Hilton Worldwide has launched - Hilton Lima Miraflores - its first managed hotel in Peru.
Riu Hotel and Resorts has opened its second hotel in Costa Rica and the first
Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Carvalho Hosken Hotelaria for its first hotel
Costa Rica Tourism Board has confirmed that the country's sector is "operating normally" following a
Image: The classes allow guests to learn 'something new' Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at
The Global Spa and Wellness Summit (GSWS) has made the contents of this year's event
Image: Actress and wellness advocate Mariel Hemingway, one of the speakers at GSWS A Hollywood
12,300
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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
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A major refurbishment of Sport Ireland Fitness by Technogym has created a world-class public gym at the home of Irish sport
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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
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At the heart of the Sydney Swans new headquarters in Australia is an elite player-focused training facility by strength equipment specialist BLK BOX
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Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
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D2F had updated its brand styling to keep pace with business growth. MD, John Lofting and operations director, Matt Aynsley, explain the rationale
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Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
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Nuffield Health has worked with ServiceSport UK for more than ten years, ensuring the equipment in its clubs is commercially optimised
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HCM People
CEO, BeyondActiv
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
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
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Life lessons
When a hefty round of investment coincided with the pandemic, the CEO of Midtown Athletic Clubs feared the company – founded by his grandfather – would go down on his watch. He talks to Kath Hudson about the pressure to keep the business afloat
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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
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Show preview
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
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HCM People

Jen Holland

CEO: Edinburgh Leisure
Edinburgh Council will have a £143m budget shortfall by 2028/29 and so must find ways to become more efficient
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
HCM People

Belinda Steward

MD of leisure, health and wellbeing, Places Leisure Places Leisure
We need to make it automatic that when people go to their doctor, they’re offered exercise rather than medication where appropriate
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
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
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
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
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
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
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
In Belgium, one in 10 people is diabetic or pre-diabetic, so we decided to address this group with interventions for World Diabetes Day
HCM magazine
New research from UCLA Health looked at the impact of Kundalini yoga on memory and found a significant impact, finds Megan Whitby
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Elevate announces new aquatics and active kids theatres for 2024 event
The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK), the Swimming Teachers Association (STA), and Swim England have teamed up to sponsor an aquatic theatre at Elevate 2024.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Explosion of passion for fitness at RiminiWellness 2024 and record success for Panatta
The passion for fitness and bodybuilding reached new heights at the Panatta stands during RiminiWellness (30 May – 2 June 20204) – the largest fitness event in Italy – which this year exceeded the 100,000 visitor mark.
Company profiles
Company profile: GLL
GLL
As the UK’s leading provider of both leisure centres and libraries, GLL operate nearly 400 ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Legend by Xplor
We help a wide range of public sector leisure operators (including Leisure Trusts, Leisure Management ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Safe Space: Delivering the vision
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
GYMNATION press release: GymNation celebrates double victory at UAE Employee Happiness Awards
GymNation, the UAE’s largest gym chain, is proud to announce its outstanding achievements at the UAE Employee Happiness Awards.
Featured press releases
seca Ltd press release: Seca Tru and Physical bring best-in-class body composition analysis to gyms
Seca Tru is delighted to announce a new UK partnership with fitness market leader Physical. The agreement will see Physical distribute the Seca Tru product across the breadth of the UK fitness industry.
Directory
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Flooring
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IMPACT Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand
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08-10 Sep 2024
Wyndham® Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs™ Resort, Lake Buena Vista, United States
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19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
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20-22 Sep 2024
Locations worldwide,
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01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
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09-13 Oct 2024
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10 Oct 2024
QEII Conference Centre, London,
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Messe Stuttgart, Germany
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QEII Conference Centre, London, United Kingdom
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04-07 Nov 2024
In person, St Andrews, United Kingdom
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04-06 Feb 2025
Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
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11-13 Feb 2025
Fairmont Riyadh , Saudi Arabia
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Exhibition Centre , Cologne, Germany
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07-07 Jun 2025
Worldwide, Various,
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28-31 Oct 2025
Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany
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Costa Rica news

Costa Rican architects Studio Saxe have completed a hotel that steps down a steep coastal
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is taking its Radisson Blu brand to Costa Rica, with the
Luxury operator Four Seasons has announced plans to open its first property in Brazil in
Thunderous sound effects, dramatic strobe lighting and enormous and exuberant video projections are welcoming players
Emerging architecture practice Studio Saxe have completed a boutique hotel and yoga studio set into
Four Seasons Resorts and Hotels will undertake a US$35m (€31m, £27m) “re-imagination” of its Costa
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
The passion for fitness and bodybuilding reached new heights at the Panatta stands during RiminiWellness
The World Architecture Festival has today (7 July) unveiled the largest ever shortlist for its
Discovery Communications is hoping to entice some of its three billion worldwide viewers to a
Global Wellness Day will be celebrated on 10 June 2017, with more than 90 countries
South Korean officials have begun a 10-day inspection of eight of the country’s aquariums following
The World Heritage Centre has urged the planet’s governments to expand its World Heritage programme
Dramatic gains in life expectancy have been made globally since 2000, but major inequalities persist
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
CoverMe Fitness, the studio management app for the fitness industry, has launched in Australia, with
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts will open a location in Costa Rica in 2019, the Rosewood
GOCO Hospitality has acquired the 155-year-old Glen Ivy Hot Springs Resort in the Temescal Valley
Spafinder Wellness 365 announced its 2016 Spa & Wellness Top Ten Trends Forecast in a
A luxury tented resort will join Nayara Hotels, the Costa Rican wellness brand set in
Hyatt is launching the Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa, a 201-bedroom property in Arizona, US,
The last of six supermoons for 2015 will rise tonight (27 October) and spas and
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
RLSS UK, STA and Swim England are joining forces to bring Aquatics to Elevate 2024
A new tourist attraction has debuted in Cartago, Costa Rica, giving visitors the opportunity to
Spafinder Wellness 365 has released part one of its annual State of Wellness Travel Report,
World football's governing body, FIFA, is facing an unprecedented crisis after six of its high-ranking
New Balance has announced a kit sponsorship deal with the Costa Rican national football team.
The Global Mentorship Pilot Programme, spearheaded by a team of spa and wellness experts from
Aqua Boracay by YOO, a five-star 168-bedroom hotel, is set to launch in the last
The largest waterpark in Costa Rica has opened in the Arenal region, with the unique
A Costa Rican region previously known as the “forgotten province”, is quickly making its way
El Mangroove, a new hotel in Papagayo, Costa Rica, opened its doors last month, boasting
A new resort is scheduled to open at the end of 2014 with the launch
Papagayo Peninsula on the northern Pacific coast of Costa Rica is home to a new
Hyatt Hotels has signed an agreement to develop and own nine Hyatt Place-branded hotels in
A new hotel is to be unveiled this December on the Papagayo Peninsula on the
Research firm Euromonitor International has published a new ebook charting the top beauty trends in
Starwood continues its growth in Latin America with the opening of a second Westin-branded property
Hilton Worldwide has launched - Hilton Lima Miraflores - its first managed hotel in Peru.
Riu Hotel and Resorts has opened its second hotel in Costa Rica and the first
Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Carvalho Hosken Hotelaria for its first hotel
Costa Rica Tourism Board has confirmed that the country's sector is "operating normally" following a
Image: The classes allow guests to learn 'something new' Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at
The Global Spa and Wellness Summit (GSWS) has made the contents of this year's event
Image: Actress and wellness advocate Mariel Hemingway, one of the speakers at GSWS A Hollywood
41 - 80 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The practice of prolonging the life of gym equipment through careful refurbishment is gaining traction
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
A major refurbishment of Sport Ireland Fitness by Technogym has created a world-class public gym at the home of Irish sport
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
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
Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
D2F had updated its brand styling to keep pace with business growth. MD, John Lofting and operations director, Matt Aynsley, explain the rationale
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Francesca Cooper-Boden says health assessment services can boost health club retention
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Nuffield Health has worked with ServiceSport UK for more than ten years, ensuring the equipment in its clubs is commercially optimised
HCM promotional features
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
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
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
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
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
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
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
In Belgium, one in 10 people is diabetic or pre-diabetic, so we decided to address this group with interventions for World Diabetes Day
HCM magazine
New research from UCLA Health looked at the impact of Kundalini yoga on memory and found a significant impact, finds Megan Whitby
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Elevate announces new aquatics and active kids theatres for 2024 event
The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK), the Swimming Teachers Association (STA), and Swim England have teamed up to sponsor an aquatic theatre at Elevate 2024.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Explosion of passion for fitness at RiminiWellness 2024 and record success for Panatta
The passion for fitness and bodybuilding reached new heights at the Panatta stands during RiminiWellness (30 May – 2 June 20204) – the largest fitness event in Italy – which this year exceeded the 100,000 visitor mark.
Company profiles
Company profile: GLL
GLL
As the UK’s leading provider of both leisure centres and libraries, GLL operate nearly 400 ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Legend by Xplor
We help a wide range of public sector leisure operators (including Leisure Trusts, Leisure Management ...
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Supplier Showcases
Supplier showcase - Safe Space: Delivering the vision
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
GYMNATION press release: GymNation celebrates double victory at UAE Employee Happiness Awards
GymNation, the UAE’s largest gym chain, is proud to announce its outstanding achievements at the UAE Employee Happiness Awards.
Featured press releases
seca Ltd press release: Seca Tru and Physical bring best-in-class body composition analysis to gyms
Seca Tru is delighted to announce a new UK partnership with fitness market leader Physical. The agreement will see Physical distribute the Seca Tru product across the breadth of the UK fitness industry.
Directory
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Property & Tenders
Cleveland Lakes, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire
Cotswold Lakes Trust
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
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
Diary dates
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