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reopening news

The financial performance of health club operator SATS in the last quarter of 2020 was
Placing gyms and leisure centres at the front of the queue for reopening would be
Data published today (17 February) shows that for every 100,000 visits to UK gyms and
PureGym expects lockdowns to last "until at least 31 March" – and that it will
Europe’s largest fitness chain, Basic-Fit, has secured a €150m bridge facility, which it says will
The Cabinet Office has chosen leisure operator GLL as the "face" of England's COVID-secure physical
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial
Gyms, health clubs and leisure centres are set to be among the first businesses allowed
The UK’s largest social enterprise, GLL, is the latest operator to throw its support behind
The UK government has been forced to remove a controversial radio advert which claimed people
Sign the petition by clicking here. HCM editor, Liz Terry, has launched a Parliamentary Petition
Virtuagym, a leading provider of fitness technology for gyms and trainers, has announced the launch
The Gym Group has brought in Rio Ferdinand and Wais Shaifta as non-executive directors, signalling
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
As the global vaccine rollout brings reopening closer and heralds the end of lockdowns, jostling
The UK Spa Association (UKSA) has announced the appointment of Yvonne Ebdon as its new
Spas, beauty salons, hair salons, barbers and mobile beauty services are now closed for business
David Lloyd Leisure has become the latest operator to have its auditors flag up the
The global fitness industry has been shocked and saddened by the death of Steve Tharrett,
“It’s tempting to think that 2020 changed everything in the spa and wellness industry,” said
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
During a turbulent 2020, the spa and wellness sector banded together as a community to
There is no reopening date in sight for Hong Kong Disneyland, after it was forced
Gym and health club members in England have flocked back to fitness facilities in droves
Gyms, health clubs, leisure centres and fitness studios in England are back in business today
On Wednesday 2 December, all spas across England will be permitted to reopen, as the
The Spa at Carden in Northern England has been named the UK’s Best New Spa
Gyms, health clubs and leisure centres will be able to open their doors when the
A new, Europe-wide initiative will look to chart the case rates for COVID-19 across European
UK Parliament will debate COVID-19 restrictions on gyms and leisure centres on Monday 23 November,
Hundreds of heritage attractions and organisations in England will share a £103m government rescue fund
Leisure-net is running a repeat of its initial Post Lockdown Recovery Survey, in order to
The Gym Group will look to further grow its 183-strong portfolio across England, Scotland and
Industry body, ukactive, is encouraging all fitness operators in England to contact their local MP
Following a statement from Prime Minister Boris Johnson, English spas will close on Thursday 5
The UK government has provided a lengthy response to a petition which demanded that gyms
Europe's largest gym chain, Basic-Fit, has published its trading update for the first nine months
Gym and health club operators with sites in Liverpool, UK, have been left "astounded" at
Fitness leaders in the UK have welcomed news that everywhere but Liverpool is currently allowed
Buyer event company, We Work Well, has announced it will run a webinar centred on
Malcolm McPhail, group CEO of social enterprise Life Leisure, has stepped down from the role
Up to 48 per cent of public leisure facilities could close by the end of
The UK Spa Association (UKSA) has announced the government has given the green light for
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
12,300
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Adding EGYM’s easy onboarding, personalised workouts and progress-tracking is driving retention and engagement at Vivacity Premier Fitness
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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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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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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
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
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
Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
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HCM magazine
Interview
The media questioned our rationale, but we have hope and a vision and people are responding very enthusiastically
HCM magazine
Wellness
Steph Eaves looks at how health assessment devices are evolving to keep up with industry trends
HCM magazine
Wellness
Immediate rewards can motivate people to exercise more, according to new research, reports Kath Hudson
HCM magazine
Insight
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
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
HCM Forum
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
Tech
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
A new study has found major differences in the way males and females utilise fat during exercise, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Dr Tim Anstiss is developing coachbots that are supporting positive behaviour change for operators such as Life Leisure and KA Leisure
HCM magazine
Weight loss drugs are altering consumer behaviour, disrupting sectors from food retailing (smaller portions) to apparel (less fabric needed). We need to move fast to align with this new reality
HCM magazine
The Maybourne Group has unveiled its all-new London hotel The Emory. Megan Whitby goes behind the scenes at Surrenne, its cutting-edge health and wellness club
HCM magazine
As the UK healthcare sector struggles with ever-increasing demand, health club operators are stepping in and offering members welcome medical support. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Indoor bikes may remain stationary, but the discipline is in constant motion. Innovators tell Steph Eaves how they’re keeping pace with the latest trends
HCM magazine
Charlotte Greenwood talks us through new research from Savanta, which is seeking to deliver a deeper understanding of what motivates consumers
HCM magazine
Social media is causing huge amounts of poor mental health and a lot of fitness influencers don't understand the damage they’re doing
HCM magazine
Disappointment about being passed over for promotion gave Neil Randall, the resilience he needed to climb the ranks. He talks to Kath Hudson about the challenges he faced early in his career and the skills he learned from them
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jonny Wilkinson

Founder, One Living
When you bring the mental, emotional and physical together as one and find balance, it can connect you to the magical
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: THFI’s new online coaching course partners with FITR: launch your business confidently post-completion
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial success, the reality is that few provide the necessary knowledge to thrive in this fast-changing profession.
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: Serco Leisure
Serco Leisure Operating Limited is one of the UK’s leading national operators of leisure centres, ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Everyone Active
Everyone Active's aim is to get communities active, engaged and entertained through our wide-ranging activities ...
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
Taylor Made Designs Ltd press release: TMD champions sustainability at national UK Theme Park Awards
Taylor Made Designs (TMD) has been confirmed as sponsor of the Best Sustainability Initiative at the UK Theme Park Awards 2024, a move that fully aligns to the company’s own ‘caringly responsible’ core value.
Featured press releases
Alliance Leisure Services (Design, Build and Fund) press release: New £13.5m leisure and learning hub spearheads regeneration of coastal town
The launch of Mablethorpe’s new Station Leisure & Learning Centre marks the start of a once- in-a-generation transformation of the Lincolnshire seaside town.
Directory
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Property & Tenders
Jersey
Jersey War Tunnels
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Chiswick, Gillingham, York and Nottingham
Savills
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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

reopening news

The financial performance of health club operator SATS in the last quarter of 2020 was
Placing gyms and leisure centres at the front of the queue for reopening would be
Data published today (17 February) shows that for every 100,000 visits to UK gyms and
PureGym expects lockdowns to last "until at least 31 March" – and that it will
Europe’s largest fitness chain, Basic-Fit, has secured a €150m bridge facility, which it says will
The Cabinet Office has chosen leisure operator GLL as the "face" of England's COVID-secure physical
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
Life Fitness (UK) Ltd
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial
Gyms, health clubs and leisure centres are set to be among the first businesses allowed
The UK’s largest social enterprise, GLL, is the latest operator to throw its support behind
The UK government has been forced to remove a controversial radio advert which claimed people
Sign the petition by clicking here. HCM editor, Liz Terry, has launched a Parliamentary Petition
Virtuagym, a leading provider of fitness technology for gyms and trainers, has announced the launch
The Gym Group has brought in Rio Ferdinand and Wais Shaifta as non-executive directors, signalling
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
Altrafit has taken further steps to cement its reputation as a provider of high-quality, affordable
As the global vaccine rollout brings reopening closer and heralds the end of lockdowns, jostling
The UK Spa Association (UKSA) has announced the appointment of Yvonne Ebdon as its new
Spas, beauty salons, hair salons, barbers and mobile beauty services are now closed for business
David Lloyd Leisure has become the latest operator to have its auditors flag up the
The global fitness industry has been shocked and saddened by the death of Steve Tharrett,
“It’s tempting to think that 2020 changed everything in the spa and wellness industry,” said
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
During a turbulent 2020, the spa and wellness sector banded together as a community to
There is no reopening date in sight for Hong Kong Disneyland, after it was forced
Gym and health club members in England have flocked back to fitness facilities in droves
Gyms, health clubs, leisure centres and fitness studios in England are back in business today
On Wednesday 2 December, all spas across England will be permitted to reopen, as the
The Spa at Carden in Northern England has been named the UK’s Best New Spa
Gyms, health clubs and leisure centres will be able to open their doors when the
A new, Europe-wide initiative will look to chart the case rates for COVID-19 across European
UK Parliament will debate COVID-19 restrictions on gyms and leisure centres on Monday 23 November,
Hundreds of heritage attractions and organisations in England will share a £103m government rescue fund
Leisure-net is running a repeat of its initial Post Lockdown Recovery Survey, in order to
The Gym Group will look to further grow its 183-strong portfolio across England, Scotland and
Industry body, ukactive, is encouraging all fitness operators in England to contact their local MP
Following a statement from Prime Minister Boris Johnson, English spas will close on Thursday 5
The UK government has provided a lengthy response to a petition which demanded that gyms
Europe's largest gym chain, Basic-Fit, has published its trading update for the first nine months
Gym and health club operators with sites in Liverpool, UK, have been left "astounded" at
Fitness leaders in the UK have welcomed news that everywhere but Liverpool is currently allowed
Buyer event company, We Work Well, has announced it will run a webinar centred on
Malcolm McPhail, group CEO of social enterprise Life Leisure, has stepped down from the role
Up to 48 per cent of public leisure facilities could close by the end of
The UK Spa Association (UKSA) has announced the government has given the green light for
Global Wellness Summit
Global Wellness Summit
81 - 120 of 12,300
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The level of support I get from Xplor Gym is what customer service is all about
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
Adding EGYM’s easy onboarding, personalised workouts and progress-tracking is driving retention and engagement at Vivacity Premier Fitness
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
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
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
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
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
Coaching workshops from Keith Smith and Adam Daniel have been designed to empower your team and transform your service
HCM promotional features
HCM magazine
A new study has found major differences in the way males and females utilise fat during exercise, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Dr Tim Anstiss is developing coachbots that are supporting positive behaviour change for operators such as Life Leisure and KA Leisure
HCM magazine
Weight loss drugs are altering consumer behaviour, disrupting sectors from food retailing (smaller portions) to apparel (less fabric needed). We need to move fast to align with this new reality
HCM magazine
The Maybourne Group has unveiled its all-new London hotel The Emory. Megan Whitby goes behind the scenes at Surrenne, its cutting-edge health and wellness club
HCM magazine
As the UK healthcare sector struggles with ever-increasing demand, health club operators are stepping in and offering members welcome medical support. Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
Indoor bikes may remain stationary, but the discipline is in constant motion. Innovators tell Steph Eaves how they’re keeping pace with the latest trends
HCM magazine
Charlotte Greenwood talks us through new research from Savanta, which is seeking to deliver a deeper understanding of what motivates consumers
HCM magazine
Social media is causing huge amounts of poor mental health and a lot of fitness influencers don't understand the damage they’re doing
HCM magazine
Disappointment about being passed over for promotion gave Neil Randall, the resilience he needed to climb the ranks. He talks to Kath Hudson about the challenges he faced early in his career and the skills he learned from them
HCM magazine
HCM People

Jonny Wilkinson

Founder, One Living
When you bring the mental, emotional and physical together as one and find balance, it can connect you to the magical
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: THFI’s new online coaching course partners with FITR: launch your business confidently post-completion
In today's rapidly evolving fitness industry, where many online courses promise secret formulas for entrepreneurial success, the reality is that few provide the necessary knowledge to thrive in this fast-changing profession.
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: Serco Leisure
Serco Leisure Operating Limited is one of the UK’s leading national operators of leisure centres, ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Everyone Active
Everyone Active's aim is to get communities active, engaged and entertained through our wide-ranging activities ...
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
Taylor Made Designs Ltd press release: TMD champions sustainability at national UK Theme Park Awards
Taylor Made Designs (TMD) has been confirmed as sponsor of the Best Sustainability Initiative at the UK Theme Park Awards 2024, a move that fully aligns to the company’s own ‘caringly responsible’ core value.
Featured press releases
Alliance Leisure Services (Design, Build and Fund) press release: New £13.5m leisure and learning hub spearheads regeneration of coastal town
The launch of Mablethorpe’s new Station Leisure & Learning Centre marks the start of a once- in-a-generation transformation of the Lincolnshire seaside town.
Directory
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
salt therapy products
Saltability: salt therapy products
Lockers
Fitlockers: Lockers
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Property & Tenders
Jersey
Jersey War Tunnels
Property & Tenders
Chiswick, Gillingham, York and Nottingham
Savills
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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