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Interview
Nuffield Health
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
"We impacted 1.5 million lives last year and every year we challenge ourselves to go further" – Chris Blackwell-Frost, Nuffield Health
Coronavirus
Pivot to digital
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
Coronavirus has inspired a huge move to digital across the industry. These offerings were pulled together in lightning fast time...
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
Healthworks pivoted to a brand new digital offering in just 10 days to keep revenue flowing through the COVID-19 crisis...
Coronavirus
In this together
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
As clubs had to close, one response was to freeze memberships, but many operators found the community was willing to support them...
Ask the experts
Catering to introverts
Health Club Management 2020 issue 3
Is the fitness industry meeting the needs of introverts as well as extroverts? We ask the experts...
Interview
Glenn Earlam
Health Club Management 2020 issue 3
New models, standalone boutiques and growing the estate through acquisition. Glenn Earlam, CEO of David Lloyd, talks to Kate Cracknell for HCM...
SIBEC
SIBEC
Interview
Dr Ollie Lawton
Health Club Management 2020 issue 2
Dr Ollie Lawton, a Warwickshire GP, has launched a virtual fitness club at his practice...
Interview
Glen Hall
Health Club Management 2020 issue 2
Parkwood Leisure managing director Glen Hall talks about putting the company on a new path to fitness in recent years, with customers and staff at its heart...
Interview
Tom Moos
Health Club Management 2020 issue 2
The son of Basic-Fit founder, Rene Moos, tells HCM how he’s building and rolling out his own boutique brand, Saints and Stars...
Interview
Simon Flint
Health Club Management 2020 issue 1
New launches, new brands, acquisitions, diversification, expansion and franchising are driving the explosive growth of Evolution Wellness in Asia. CEO Simon Flint talks to Kate Cracknell...
Health Club Management 2020 issue 1
As we begin a new decade, we ask the industry's big hitters to tell us what trends we could see in 2020 and further down the track...
Wellness
The Well
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
Co-founder and CEO Rebecca Parekh explains The Well, a new membership-based wellness club that’s opened in the heart of New York City, giving access to fitness, health coaches and more
EMD UK
EMD UK
Interview
Goldman Sachs
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
Shefali Gera, head of wellness EMEA at Goldman Sachs, tells us about the investment bank’s approach to employee wellbeing, and the state-of-the-art wellness facilities at its new London headquarters...
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
The artificial intelligence revolution is ramping up across many industries. Our experts discuss how the fitness industry can best utilise these new technologies...
Interview
Taru Vähätalo
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
The co-founder of Finland’s pioneering fitness brand GOGO tells us about the company’s journey, from its beginnings as the country’s first full-service fitness club...
Interview
Cathy Brown
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
Former boxing champion Cathy Brown is passionate about using the sport to increase confidence and reduce stress, through her PT training course and her Boxing Sisters initiative
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
The time has come for government to act with urgency and focus for the health of the nation, says ukactive chair Tanni Grey-Thompson
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
'Alongside memberships being sold to the general public, discounts are offered to residents of the housing development.' – Sandra Dodd, CEO, and John Oxley, COO, of Places Leisure talk about commercial diversification
Zynk Design Consultants
Zynk Design Consultants
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
Equinox and Soul Cycle lost members when it became known that the CEO of their parent company hosted a fundraiser for Donald Trump. Is there anything we can we learn from this?
Interview
Paul Juris
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
Brooklyn Boulders’ director of sports science tells how the climbing brand is incorporating fitness into its offering, with tech that gives a workout efficiency score
Interview
Tommy Matthews
Health Club Management 2019 issue 9
'Taking on BMF was not without its risks: it might seem a simple model, but it’s actually a tough business to make any serious value out of'- BMF's Tommy Matthews explains the challenges of becoming Managing Director, as well as sharing his experience of working with Bear Grylls. launching a global franchise business and his new nonexecutive director, Jan Spaticchia.
Talking point
Are PTs underskilled?
Health Club Management 2019 issue 9
HCM asks a panel of experts whether PTs are missing vital skills? We ask how fitness professionals should respond to the challenges of clients with chronic illnesses, disabilities, mental health, and more.
Health Club Management 2019 issue 9
Meet the minds behind Brrrn, Jimmy T Martin and Johnny Adamic- the US based company who are improving and extending workouts through cold temperature based workouts. Martin and Adamic say they are 'changing the conversation in the fitness industry' and claim to be pioneering the cool fitness concept.
Interview
Jay Wright
Health Club Management 2019 issue 8
From designing and managing the largest hotel gym in the world, to a new live steaming model to achieve global reach, the founder of The Wright Fit discusses his career journey and plans
Ask the experts
European growth
Health Club Management 2019 issue 8
How big could the European health and fitness industry grow? What models will have the biggest impact? We ask those who have the most up-to-date research
Focus Training
Focus Training
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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
Supplier showcase
Wattbike has partnered with Intelligent Cycling to transform indoor cycling with innovative new technology that enables automatic personalisation for riders in a group cycling class
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
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
Coronavirus
While Europe and the US are in the thick of coronavirus shutdowns, health clubs in China are starting to reopen. Jak Phillips examines how three Chinese operators tackled the challenge of the pandemic and came out ahead
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
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
The remote personal training service has also been a great success: we’ll maintain around 40% of our PT business for April
Latest News
Planning approval has been granted for a new David Lloyd Club in Bicester, Oxfordshire. The ...
Latest News
Aerobic exercise boosts blood flow into two key regions of the brain associated with memory, ...
Latest News
Gympass has launched a new digital platform as a response to the increase in demand ...
Latest News
Austrian medical health and wellness operator, Lanserhof, has launched a programme for people who’ve had ...
Latest News
HCM can report that Europe Active's annual thought-leader conference, the European Health and Fitness Forum ...
Latest News
The number of people signing up for memberships at Planet Fitness has been at 2019 ...
Latest News
Gyms in England could be open in July if lobbying by the fitness industry comes ...
Latest News
A survey by Savanta ComRes, in partnership with Sport England, has studied the impact of ...
Job search
POST YOUR JOB
Opinion
promotion
The activity industry finds itself in a position of considerable threat. Two-thirds of the world’s gyms are closed – that’s 230 million members unable to attend a fitness facility, according to data platform fitNdata.
Opinion: Ensuring members return after lockdown
Opinion
promotion
Elon Musk has plans to conquer Mars and these days the meat on your hamburger can be grown in a lab - so why are so many fitness businesses still using papers and pens to create workouts for their members?
Opinion: How the current pandemic may be helping the fitness industry to innovate
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.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Gympass partners with Wexer to launch on-demand workouts for operators
Gympass has launched Gympass Plus - including an on-demand platform powered by Wexer - for its 2,200+ operator partners. The platform comprises more than 500 workouts from 18 content providers including Zumba and Gaiam.
Video Gallery
How to use the MZ-Bodyscan
MyZone
The Best Product for the Best Clubs Read more
More videos:
Company profiles
Company profile: Premier Software Solutions Ltd
Premier Software was founded in 1994 and has proven experience developing business management solutions specifically ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Merrithew™ - Leaders in Mindful Movement™
Merrithew™ enriches the lives of others with responsible exercise modalities and innovative, multidisciplinary fitness offerings ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Skincare
Comfort Zone - Davines S.p.A: Skincare
Management software
Fisikal: Management software
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Fitness software
Go Do.Fitness: Fitness software
Direct debit solutions
Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
Lockers/interior design
Fitlockers: Lockers/interior design
Wearable technology solutions
MyZone: Wearable technology solutions
Design consultants
Zynk Design Consultants: Design consultants
Independent service & maintenance
Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
Fitness equipment
TRX Training: Fitness equipment
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
04 Jun 2020
Marriott Forest of Arden Hotel & Country Club, Birmingham, United Kingdom
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
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

people

Interview
Nuffield Health
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
"We impacted 1.5 million lives last year and every year we challenge ourselves to go further" – Chris Blackwell-Frost, Nuffield Health
Coronavirus
Pivot to digital
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
Coronavirus has inspired a huge move to digital across the industry. These offerings were pulled together in lightning fast time...
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
Healthworks pivoted to a brand new digital offering in just 10 days to keep revenue flowing through the COVID-19 crisis...
Coronavirus
In this together
Health Club Management 2020 issue 4
As clubs had to close, one response was to freeze memberships, but many operators found the community was willing to support them...
Ask the experts
Catering to introverts
Health Club Management 2020 issue 3
Is the fitness industry meeting the needs of introverts as well as extroverts? We ask the experts...
Interview
Glenn Earlam
Health Club Management 2020 issue 3
New models, standalone boutiques and growing the estate through acquisition. Glenn Earlam, CEO of David Lloyd, talks to Kate Cracknell for HCM...
SIBEC
SIBEC
Interview
Dr Ollie Lawton
Health Club Management 2020 issue 2
Dr Ollie Lawton, a Warwickshire GP, has launched a virtual fitness club at his practice...
Interview
Glen Hall
Health Club Management 2020 issue 2
Parkwood Leisure managing director Glen Hall talks about putting the company on a new path to fitness in recent years, with customers and staff at its heart...
Interview
Tom Moos
Health Club Management 2020 issue 2
The son of Basic-Fit founder, Rene Moos, tells HCM how he’s building and rolling out his own boutique brand, Saints and Stars...
Interview
Simon Flint
Health Club Management 2020 issue 1
New launches, new brands, acquisitions, diversification, expansion and franchising are driving the explosive growth of Evolution Wellness in Asia. CEO Simon Flint talks to Kate Cracknell...
Health Club Management 2020 issue 1
As we begin a new decade, we ask the industry's big hitters to tell us what trends we could see in 2020 and further down the track...
Wellness
The Well
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
Co-founder and CEO Rebecca Parekh explains The Well, a new membership-based wellness club that’s opened in the heart of New York City, giving access to fitness, health coaches and more
EMD UK
EMD UK
Interview
Goldman Sachs
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
Shefali Gera, head of wellness EMEA at Goldman Sachs, tells us about the investment bank’s approach to employee wellbeing, and the state-of-the-art wellness facilities at its new London headquarters...
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
The artificial intelligence revolution is ramping up across many industries. Our experts discuss how the fitness industry can best utilise these new technologies...
Interview
Taru Vähätalo
Health Club Management 2019 issue 11
The co-founder of Finland’s pioneering fitness brand GOGO tells us about the company’s journey, from its beginnings as the country’s first full-service fitness club...
Interview
Cathy Brown
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
Former boxing champion Cathy Brown is passionate about using the sport to increase confidence and reduce stress, through her PT training course and her Boxing Sisters initiative
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
The time has come for government to act with urgency and focus for the health of the nation, says ukactive chair Tanni Grey-Thompson
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
'Alongside memberships being sold to the general public, discounts are offered to residents of the housing development.' – Sandra Dodd, CEO, and John Oxley, COO, of Places Leisure talk about commercial diversification
Zynk Design Consultants
Zynk Design Consultants
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
Equinox and Soul Cycle lost members when it became known that the CEO of their parent company hosted a fundraiser for Donald Trump. Is there anything we can we learn from this?
Interview
Paul Juris
Health Club Management 2019 issue 10
Brooklyn Boulders’ director of sports science tells how the climbing brand is incorporating fitness into its offering, with tech that gives a workout efficiency score
Interview
Tommy Matthews
Health Club Management 2019 issue 9
'Taking on BMF was not without its risks: it might seem a simple model, but it’s actually a tough business to make any serious value out of'- BMF's Tommy Matthews explains the challenges of becoming Managing Director, as well as sharing his experience of working with Bear Grylls. launching a global franchise business and his new nonexecutive director, Jan Spaticchia.
Talking point
Are PTs underskilled?
Health Club Management 2019 issue 9
HCM asks a panel of experts whether PTs are missing vital skills? We ask how fitness professionals should respond to the challenges of clients with chronic illnesses, disabilities, mental health, and more.
Health Club Management 2019 issue 9
Meet the minds behind Brrrn, Jimmy T Martin and Johnny Adamic- the US based company who are improving and extending workouts through cold temperature based workouts. Martin and Adamic say they are 'changing the conversation in the fitness industry' and claim to be pioneering the cool fitness concept.
Interview
Jay Wright
Health Club Management 2019 issue 8
From designing and managing the largest hotel gym in the world, to a new live steaming model to achieve global reach, the founder of The Wright Fit discusses his career journey and plans
Ask the experts
European growth
Health Club Management 2019 issue 8
How big could the European health and fitness industry grow? What models will have the biggest impact? We ask those who have the most up-to-date research
Focus Training
Focus Training
1 - 25 of 254
Latest News
Planning approval has been granted for a new David Lloyd Club in Bicester, Oxfordshire. The ...
Latest News
Aerobic exercise boosts blood flow into two key regions of the brain associated with memory, ...
Latest News
Gympass has launched a new digital platform as a response to the increase in demand ...
Latest News
Austrian medical health and wellness operator, Lanserhof, has launched a programme for people who’ve had ...
Latest News
HCM can report that Europe Active's annual thought-leader conference, the European Health and Fitness Forum ...
Latest News
The number of people signing up for memberships at Planet Fitness has been at 2019 ...
Latest News
Gyms in England could be open in July if lobbying by the fitness industry comes ...
Latest News
A survey by Savanta ComRes, in partnership with Sport England, has studied the impact of ...
Latest News
Gyms and health clubs in the US have begun reopening their doors, with a number ...
Latest News
CIMSPA, has opened a consultation on the safe delivery of sport and physical activity online, ...
Latest News
Independent gym owners in Ohio have filed a lawsuit against state officials, challenging the decision ...
Job search
POST YOUR JOB
Opinion
promotion
The activity industry finds itself in a position of considerable threat. Two-thirds of the world’s gyms are closed – that’s 230 million members unable to attend a fitness facility, according to data platform fitNdata.
Opinion: Ensuring members return after lockdown
Opinion
promotion
Elon Musk has plans to conquer Mars and these days the meat on your hamburger can be grown in a lab - so why are so many fitness businesses still using papers and pens to create workouts for their members?
Opinion: How the current pandemic may be helping the fitness industry to innovate
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.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: Gympass partners with Wexer to launch on-demand workouts for operators
Gympass has launched Gympass Plus - including an on-demand platform powered by Wexer - for its 2,200+ operator partners. The platform comprises more than 500 workouts from 18 content providers including Zumba and Gaiam.
Video Gallery
How to use the MZ-Bodyscan
MyZone
The Best Product for the Best Clubs Read more
More videos:
Company profiles
Company profile: Premier Software Solutions Ltd
Premier Software was founded in 1994 and has proven experience developing business management solutions specifically ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Merrithew™ - Leaders in Mindful Movement™
Merrithew™ enriches the lives of others with responsible exercise modalities and innovative, multidisciplinary fitness offerings ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Skincare
Comfort Zone - Davines S.p.A: Skincare
Management software
Fisikal: Management software
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Fitness software
Go Do.Fitness: Fitness software
Direct debit solutions
Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
Lockers/interior design
Fitlockers: Lockers/interior design
Wearable technology solutions
MyZone: Wearable technology solutions
Design consultants
Zynk Design Consultants: Design consultants
Independent service & maintenance
Servicesport UK Limited: Independent service & maintenance
Fitness equipment
TRX Training: Fitness equipment
Property & Tenders
Greywell, Hampshire
Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Property & Tenders
Derby City Council
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
04 Jun 2020
Marriott Forest of Arden Hotel & Country Club, Birmingham, United Kingdom
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
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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