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press release: Physical

Physical bolsters key accounts team as it eyes further growth in the commercial fitness sector

17 Oct 2022
Aimee Stokes has been appointed key account manager / Physical
Physical has announced the appointment of Aimee Stokes as key account manager, further growing its commercial fitness team as it eyes continued growth in this sector.

Stokes joins Physical from Core Health & Fitness, where she was employed for nine years – first as regional account manager for the south-east of England, more recently as national account manager responsible for the sale of commercial health and fitness equipment to key accounts.

Previous roles at the Amateur Swimming Association, the Inclusive Fitness Initiative (IFI) and Fitness First – as well as a degree in Sports Management and Leadership – ensure Stokes takes on her new role at Physical with a wide-ranging understanding of the sector.

“Aimee’s wealth of experience will be hugely valuable as Physical takes its support of the commercial fitness sector up yet another level,” confirms managing director John Halls.

“Her customer service, support and care skills are exceptional,” adds Physical sales and marketing director James Anderson. “Aimee has a proven track record of nurturing strong relationships, working in genuine partnership with customers. Her trusted advice and recommendations ensure facilities are developed in a way that enhances the end customer experience, as well as supporting operators’ growth plans.

“She is a natural fit for Physical, where we pride ourselves on our consistently high levels of customer service and our personal touch. We’re delighted to welcome Aimee to our team.”

Stokes says: “Physical has always been a trusted name in the commercial fitness space, but its growth over recent years and the maturity that’s now evident in its product range have made it even more of a go-to brand.

“I’m excited to join a company that really can provide everything a health club needs to create compelling training experiences, and very much look forward to working with customers – new and old – to exceed their expectations and those of their customers.”

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Physical
Tel: 01494 769 222
Address: The Works, Wycombe Road, Stokenchurch, Buckinghamshire, HP14 3RR, UK
John Halls, Managing Director
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press release: Physical

Physical bolsters key accounts team as it eyes further growth in the commercial fitness sector

17 Oct 2022
Aimee Stokes has been appointed key account manager / Physical
Physical has announced the appointment of Aimee Stokes as key account manager, further growing its commercial fitness team as it eyes continued growth in this sector.

Stokes joins Physical from Core Health & Fitness, where she was employed for nine years – first as regional account manager for the south-east of England, more recently as national account manager responsible for the sale of commercial health and fitness equipment to key accounts.

Previous roles at the Amateur Swimming Association, the Inclusive Fitness Initiative (IFI) and Fitness First – as well as a degree in Sports Management and Leadership – ensure Stokes takes on her new role at Physical with a wide-ranging understanding of the sector.

“Aimee’s wealth of experience will be hugely valuable as Physical takes its support of the commercial fitness sector up yet another level,” confirms managing director John Halls.

“Her customer service, support and care skills are exceptional,” adds Physical sales and marketing director James Anderson. “Aimee has a proven track record of nurturing strong relationships, working in genuine partnership with customers. Her trusted advice and recommendations ensure facilities are developed in a way that enhances the end customer experience, as well as supporting operators’ growth plans.

“She is a natural fit for Physical, where we pride ourselves on our consistently high levels of customer service and our personal touch. We’re delighted to welcome Aimee to our team.”

Stokes says: “Physical has always been a trusted name in the commercial fitness space, but its growth over recent years and the maturity that’s now evident in its product range have made it even more of a go-to brand.

“I’m excited to join a company that really can provide everything a health club needs to create compelling training experiences, and very much look forward to working with customers – new and old – to exceed their expectations and those of their customers.”

More press releases and updates from Physical:
Physical is delighted to announce a new partnership with Power Plate, whereby Physical becomes UK commercial distributor for all Power Plate products
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.
Physical is delighted to announce a new partnership with Power Plate, whereby Physical becomes UK commercial distributor for all Power Plate products.
As the GLL Sport Foundation (GSF) celebrates its 15th anniversary, Physical has unveiled a package of support that sees it step into a sponsor role for the Foundation – the UK’s largest independent athlete support programme.
Physical is delighted to announce that, following a tender process, it has extended its contract with Glasgow Life for a further three years, as one of the leisure trust’s chosen suppliers of functional and studio accessories, strength accessories, rigs and flooring.
Physical: news from HCMmag.com and FitTechGlobal.com
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Fast-growing functional training franchise The Shredquarters has reached the 10-site milestone with the opening of its latest club in Twickenham, south-west London, on 25 July.
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Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
The right storage can transform the flow and feel of your training spaces and the user experience. Steph Eaves asks the experts for their most creative solutions
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How healthy is your flooring for the people who train on it and the planet? Steph Eaves sheds light on sustainability practices
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Physical
Tel: 01494 769 222
Address: The Works, Wycombe Road, Stokenchurch, Buckinghamshire, HP14 3RR, UK
John Halls, Managing Director
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John Halls, Managing Director
James Anderson, Director of Sales & Marketing
Key customers
Virgin Active, Bannatyne,
Anytime Fitness, Fusion Lifestyle,
Village Gyms, Freedom Leisure,
GLL, KOBOX, Glasgow Life,
Shredquarters, Snap Fitness,
Halo Leisure, Edinburgh Leisure,
JD Gyms, Reshape,
The Pilates Movement Studio
and many more.
Plans for the next 12 months
We continue to expand and evolve our high-quality Physical range, incorporating user feedback and broader trends to reimagine and enhance the products to deliver superior workout experiences.

2023 launches will include two new Pump sets – one rubber, one Performance PU, both with versatile multi-grip plates – and fantastic PU boxing gloves, as well as Performance bumper plates, Olympic bars and discs.
Testimonial
“The high quality of the Physical kit was the first selling point: everything is really well-made and looks great too.

“The option to integrate our branding was also key to our decision: we plan to open multiple COACHED locations in the future, so we’re very focused on building a strong brand.

“With Physical, we’ve been able to create a bespoke turf track for each floor: highly customised and branded centrepieces that we know are also manufactured to last. Our storage and squat racks are also custom-branded. There are flashes of COACHED branding all across the club.”

– Alan McGuinness, Co-Founder, Coached Gyms
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"The Physical team were confident they could deliver on time and on budget, and they did exactly as they said they would.

“There were challenges along the way, as there so often are with projects like this, but I can’t fault Physical’s speed and responsiveness in addressing and overcoming them. I believe you find out more about a company when challenges arise than if everything is plain sailing, and we very much appreciate Physical’s customer service and ability to find solutions.”

– Adam McNeely, Health, Safety & Projects Manager, Kirklees Active Leisure
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“From order to installation and beyond, everything happened as Physical said it would: the whole thing has been very straightforward and we’ve found Physical easy and efficient to work with.

They’re also down-to-earth and trustworthy – you get a real sense of it being a family business – which makes them great partners.”

– Michelle Mojzis, General Manager, Sanctum
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