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FITNESS, HEALTH, WELLNESS

Steven Ward news

Iberian operator, Go fit, has confirmed its plans to move into the Italian market next
World Active has finalised its charter, which it plans to adopt at its first-ever general
Go Fit has started work on a new wellness hub in Tenerife. It will open
The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched a webinar series to explore the future of
The physical activity sector is adapting to the difficult circumstances caused by COVID-19 (Coronavirus), according
Sheffield Hallam University’s Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) will officially open on 24 January. The
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
In today's competitive fitness landscape, the key to success lies not only in providing exceptional
The ukactive board has named Huw Edwards as the not-for-profit body's permanent chief executive. Edwards,
Ukactive has named Huw Edwards, director of public affairs and research, as acting CEO until
Shapewatch's 3D body visualisation system has been recognised as one of the leading start-ups in
ukactive has partnered with the Pearson Business School to deliver a chartered manager degree apprenticeship
ukactive has revealed a shake-up of its annual awards by adding a raft of new
Steven Ward will step down from his role as ukactive CEO in April 2019, after
Elevate
Elevate
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
ukactive has signed a three-year partnership with physical activity trade show Elevate. The "strategic alignment"
ukactive has called for the physical activity sector to increase the amount of evidence it
The prospect of the current boutique fitness boom reaching a "breaking point" will be among
Prime Minister Theresa May has revealed a new long-term plan for the NHS, saying that
A record number of international startups have entered the ActiveLab accelerator programme – strengthening the
A study by research institute RAND Europe has suggested that there is a guaranteed way
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
In the dynamic world of indoor cycling, Schwinn has consistently been at the forefront of
Legend Club Management Systems will enable all of its customers to have the ability to
Health secretary Matt Hancock has revealed a new preventative vision for the NHS, which includes
The average UK adult spends eight times as long watching on-demand television as they do
A new report has called for a "major culture shift" in order to get older
This year's National Fitness Day will kick off with a mass dance workout in the
Alex Smith, founder of Cares Family and a fellow at the Obama Foundation, will give
Indoor cycling has been identified as the most popular group workout in the UK –
Winners of the inaugural ukactive Awards were revealed at a gala dinner in Manchester last
Leaders from across the physical activity industry have gathered for the first ever Active Uprising
The UK government is encouraging businesses to get their staff more physically active, as part
This year's National Fitness Day (NFD) will look to find and celebrate the most inspiring
Having GPs based in gyms and health clubs – where they could work together with
The finalists for this year's ukactive Awards have been revealed. The 2018 award categories have
Emerging fitness technologies could be the "cradle to grave game-changer" for public health in the
The rapid growth of the UK's boutique fitness sector is being driven by strong demand
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
A study has found that introducing golf to those who are not meeting the recommended
Sport England has published its latest Active Lives Adult Survey (ALAS), which shows that 27.7
Daniel Macaulay, CEO of sports marketing group Brandwave, has been revealed as the keynote speaker
A new guide document on swimming pool safety – which all UK pool operators will
ukactive has named Dr James Steele as its new principal investigator – a role which
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The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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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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Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
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The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
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GymNation is pioneering the future of fitness with software specialist Perfect Gym providing a scalable tech platform to power and sustain its growth
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
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HCM magazine
Recovery
As health club operators move to incorporate recovery into their offerings to meet growing consumer demand, Steph Eaves takes a look at what cryotherapy and ice bathing can add to the equation
HCM magazine
News report
Egym has announced deals designed to position it for growth acceleration, as Kath Hudson reports
HCM magazine
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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Life lessons
Imposter syndrome about a promotion taught the CEO of SATS that behaving authentically is the most important part of leadership. He talks to Kath Hudson
HCM magazine
Interview
Go Fit is spreading its wings, with a five-year plan for growth and new projects already under construction in Italy. Its new CEO speaks to Kate Cracknell
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Letters
Fuel the debate about issues across the industry and share your ideas and experiences. We’d love to hear from you. [email protected]
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HCM People

Cristiano Ronaldo

Footballer and entrepreneur
Taking care of your physical and mental health is essential for a fulfilling life
HCM magazine
Insight
As more people join clubs to support their mental health, fitness professionals need to be empowered to take a holistic approach. Kath Hudson shares useful tools discussed at the ACE summit on mental health
HCM magazine
The European fitness sector is beating pre-pandemic numbers according to the 11th annual European Health & Fitness Market Report 2024 from Deloitte and EuropeActive, as Karsten Hollasch reports
HCM magazine
Speaking on the LIFTS podcast recently, Xponential Fitness CEO Anthony Geisler said participation in studio cycling is down globally. Kath Hudson decided to investigate
HCM magazine
Actually most people go to the gym to feel better and that’s far easier to achieve than losing 5kg
HCM magazine
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
HCM magazine
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
HCM magazine
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
HCM magazine
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
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
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Sue Anstiss' Game Changers podcast headed for Elevate 2024
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording of The Game Changers Podcast with Sue Anstiss, CEO of Fearless Women.
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Featured supplier news: Places Leisure successfully launches myFitApp to enhance member experience
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Company profiles
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Supplier Showcase
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Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Innerva press release: Charity launches community wellbeing space to address health disparities in Birmingham
A charity dedicated to narrowing the gender and ethnic diversity gap in physical activity has launched a community wellbeing space aimed at extending the lives of people with some of the UK’s poorest health outcomes.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: Oasis Beach Pool invites Bedfordians to 'Totally Tropical Beach Party' Tuesday 28 May
Oasis Beach Pool, in Bedford, officially re-opens Tuesday 28 May with a celebration for the local community.
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Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
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Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
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Diary dates
23-24 May 2024
Large Hall of the Chamber of Commerce (Erbprinzenpalais), Wiesbaden, Germany
Diary dates
30 May - 02 Jun 2024
Rimini Exhibition Center, Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
08-08 Jun 2024
Worldwide, Various,
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11-13 Jun 2024
Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore, Singapore
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12-13 Jun 2024
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
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03-05 Sep 2024
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
Diary dates
19-19 Sep 2024
The Salil Hotel Riverside - Bangkok, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Diary dates
20-22 Sep 2024
Locations worldwide,
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01-04 Oct 2024
REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Nusa Dua Bali, Kabupaten Badung, Indonesia
Diary dates
09-13 Oct 2024
Soneva Fushi, Maldives
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
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Steven Ward news

Iberian operator, Go fit, has confirmed its plans to move into the Italian market next
World Active has finalised its charter, which it plans to adopt at its first-ever general
Go Fit has started work on a new wellness hub in Tenerife. It will open
The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched a webinar series to explore the future of
The physical activity sector is adapting to the difficult circumstances caused by COVID-19 (Coronavirus), according
Sheffield Hallam University’s Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) will officially open on 24 January. The
Innovatise UK Ltd
Innovatise UK Ltd
In today's competitive fitness landscape, the key to success lies not only in providing exceptional
The ukactive board has named Huw Edwards as the not-for-profit body's permanent chief executive. Edwards,
Ukactive has named Huw Edwards, director of public affairs and research, as acting CEO until
Shapewatch's 3D body visualisation system has been recognised as one of the leading start-ups in
ukactive has partnered with the Pearson Business School to deliver a chartered manager degree apprenticeship
ukactive has revealed a shake-up of its annual awards by adding a raft of new
Steven Ward will step down from his role as ukactive CEO in April 2019, after
Elevate
Elevate
Complaints about group exercise have become a thing of the past for the Reynolds Group
ukactive has signed a three-year partnership with physical activity trade show Elevate. The "strategic alignment"
ukactive has called for the physical activity sector to increase the amount of evidence it
The prospect of the current boutique fitness boom reaching a "breaking point" will be among
Prime Minister Theresa May has revealed a new long-term plan for the NHS, saying that
A record number of international startups have entered the ActiveLab accelerator programme – strengthening the
A study by research institute RAND Europe has suggested that there is a guaranteed way
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
In the dynamic world of indoor cycling, Schwinn has consistently been at the forefront of
Legend Club Management Systems will enable all of its customers to have the ability to
Health secretary Matt Hancock has revealed a new preventative vision for the NHS, which includes
The average UK adult spends eight times as long watching on-demand television as they do
A new report has called for a "major culture shift" in order to get older
This year's National Fitness Day will kick off with a mass dance workout in the
Alex Smith, founder of Cares Family and a fellow at the Obama Foundation, will give
Indoor cycling has been identified as the most popular group workout in the UK –
Winners of the inaugural ukactive Awards were revealed at a gala dinner in Manchester last
Leaders from across the physical activity industry have gathered for the first ever Active Uprising
The UK government is encouraging businesses to get their staff more physically active, as part
This year's National Fitness Day (NFD) will look to find and celebrate the most inspiring
Having GPs based in gyms and health clubs – where they could work together with
The finalists for this year's ukactive Awards have been revealed. The 2018 award categories have
Emerging fitness technologies could be the "cradle to grave game-changer" for public health in the
The rapid growth of the UK's boutique fitness sector is being driven by strong demand
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
A study has found that introducing golf to those who are not meeting the recommended
Sport England has published its latest Active Lives Adult Survey (ALAS), which shows that 27.7
Daniel Macaulay, CEO of sports marketing group Brandwave, has been revealed as the keynote speaker
A new guide document on swimming pool safety – which all UK pool operators will
ukactive has named Dr James Steele as its new principal investigator – a role which
1 - 40 of 12,300
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
Operators, prepare to revolutionise the way members connect with personal trainers in your club, with the ground-breaking Brawn platform.
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The partnership between PureGym and Belfast-based supplier BLK BOX is transforming the gym floor
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
Sponsored
Epassi, a provider of workplace wellness benefits, is creating a fitter and more productive workforce, one membership at a time 
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
The New Keiser M3i Studio Bike brings ride data to life to engage and delight members
HCM promotional features
Sponsored
GymNation is pioneering the future of fitness with software specialist Perfect Gym providing a scalable tech platform to power and sustain its growth
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
HCM magazine
The European fitness sector is beating pre-pandemic numbers according to the 11th annual European Health & Fitness Market Report 2024 from Deloitte and EuropeActive, as Karsten Hollasch reports
HCM magazine
Speaking on the LIFTS podcast recently, Xponential Fitness CEO Anthony Geisler said participation in studio cycling is down globally. Kath Hudson decided to investigate
HCM magazine
Actually most people go to the gym to feel better and that’s far easier to achieve than losing 5kg
HCM magazine
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
HCM magazine
We have a fantastic opportunity in front of us to realise our vision of a happier and healthier world
HCM magazine
The Elevate trade show and conference comes to London next month. HCM gives the low down on what to look out for
HCM magazine
Pilates is having a moment. Steph Eaves asks suppliers how they’re responding to the demand
HCM magazine
With the industry experiencing a huge swing towards strength training, researchers recommend continuing to make the case for cardio
HCM magazine
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
What needs to happen to integrate physical activity with healthcare? Leaders in the sector share their thoughts
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
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Sue Anstiss' Game Changers podcast headed for Elevate 2024
Join us at Elevate from 12-13 June in London for a special one-off live recording of The Game Changers Podcast with Sue Anstiss, CEO of Fearless Women.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier news: Places Leisure successfully launches myFitApp to enhance member experience
Places Leisure is a leading leisure centre operator with a mission to create active places and healthy people for communities to thrive.
Company profiles
Company profile: Zoom Media UK
As the original GymTV supplier, Zoom Media has a proven track record of working with ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Epassi UK
For the last 22 years Epassi UK have been on a mission to create a ...
Supplier Showcase
Supplier showcase - Jon Williams
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Featured press releases
Innerva press release: Charity launches community wellbeing space to address health disparities in Birmingham
A charity dedicated to narrowing the gender and ethnic diversity gap in physical activity has launched a community wellbeing space aimed at extending the lives of people with some of the UK’s poorest health outcomes.
Featured press releases
Greenwich Leisure Limited press release: Oasis Beach Pool invites Bedfordians to 'Totally Tropical Beach Party' Tuesday 28 May
Oasis Beach Pool, in Bedford, officially re-opens Tuesday 28 May with a celebration for the local community.
Directory
Cryotherapy
Art of Cryo: Cryotherapy
Lockers
Crown Sports Lockers: Lockers
Snowroom
TechnoAlpin SpA: Snowroom
Salt therapy products
Himalayan Source: Salt therapy products
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions / TVS Sports Surfaces: Flooring
Spa software
SpaBooker: Spa software
Property & Tenders
Loughton, IG10
Knight Frank
Property & Tenders
Grantham, Leicestershire
Belvoir Castle
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
23-24 May 2024
Large Hall of the Chamber of Commerce (Erbprinzenpalais), Wiesbaden, Germany
Diary dates
30 May - 02 Jun 2024
Rimini Exhibition Center, Rimini, Italy
Diary dates
08-08 Jun 2024
Worldwide, Various,
Diary dates
11-13 Jun 2024
Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore, Singapore
Diary dates
12-13 Jun 2024
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
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
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
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