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• English clubs dominate football index
• Fiit to disrupt with £2.4m seed funding
• Mandarin Oriental plans Mayfair hotel


Property & tenders
Tender for the provision and operation of an Observation Wheel on the Council’s Recreation Ground in Stratford upon Avon
Location: Company: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
East Cambridgeshire District Council is seeking expressions of interest for Mepal Outdoor Centre.
Location: Company: East Cambridgeshire District Council
Recreational Land for Development of Sporting Activities
Location: Company: Gravesham Borough Council
Major UK Visitor Attraction for sale
Location: Company: GVA
Opportunity To Develop and Operate Outdoor Leisure Facilities at Castle Park
Location: Company: Colchester Borough Council
A Historic Opportunity - Hastings Castle
Location: Hastings Company: GVA
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News headlines
Gym Group reports fastest growth in budget sector  
Gym Group reports fastest growth in budget sector

By Rob Gibson

The Gym Group has increased its share of the budget gym sector by opening two-thirds of the UK’s new clubs built since March 2017. In a trading update released today (16 January), the business reported an increase in market share – measured by number of sites – to 22.4 per cent in December 2017 from 17.7 per cent .... more>>
Ricky Hatton’s boxing brand partners Myzone to offer fitness training  
Ricky Hatton’s boxing brand partners Myzone to offer fitness training

By Deven Pamben

Gyms registered with Myzone will be able to sign up to ‘boxing for fitness’ training sessions following a deal between the wearable technology company and Ricky Hatton’s boxing chain. The agreement will see up to 200 training classes available to Myzone’s EMEA network of facilities, all developed by Hatton .... more>>

Psycle to double portfolio of studios  
By Deven Pamben

Boutique fitness brand Psycle is set to launch three more studios in London, with the first due to open in April. After securing £3m (US$4.1m, €3.4m) of investment, the business will double .... more>>
Virgin Active to focus on nutrition and mental wellbeing of members  
By Deven Pamben

Virgin Active has begun the next stage of its 360-degree wellness concept by focusing on nutrition and the mental wellbeing of its members. The first part of its Body Movement initiative, .... more>>
Davina McCall makes New Year’s resolution to become qualified fitness instructor  
By Rob Gibson

TV presenter Davina McCall has pledged to take the step up from exercise videos to become a qualified fitness instructor, in a New Year’s resolution revealed to fans on Twitter. The former .... more>>
Personal trainer Kim Ingleby lands Gold Standard Fitness award  
By Deven Pamben

Mind and body coach Kim Ingleby has landed the Personal Trainer of the Year prize at the Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard Fitness Awards. Ingleby, who runs mind-body coaching company .... more>>
Steve Halsall launches boutique gym in 'co-living' building  
By Deven Pamben

Celebrity personal trainer Steve Halsall has opened a 3,500sq ft (325sq m) boutique health club in a co-living building in north-west London. Enrgym, in Old Oak, Willesden, is free to use .... more>>
Beat Theory Fitness opens first franchise site  
By Deven Pamben

Scottish brand Beat Theory Fitness has opened its first franchise site, offering heart-rate-monitored group interval training to members in London. The 325sq m (3,498sq ft) Waltham Abbey .... more>>
Matt Roberts expands brand into food and beverage market  
By Deven Pamben

Fitness entrepreneur Matt Roberts has partnered with juice shop Daily Dose to open a co-branded café specialising in high-protein food and drinks at his Mayfair studio. Matt Roberts Daily .... more>>
Fiit plans to disrupt fitness industry after raising £2.4m in funding  
By Rob Gibson

Fitness tech startup Fiit has announced a £2.4m seed investment to launch its on-demand home exercise platform. Led by a team of ex-Google employees and Qubit founders, the company aims to .... more>>
Survey proves clear link between physical activity and wellbeing  
By Rob Gibson

Life satisfaction and happiness are higher for people who are physically active, while levels of anxiety are lower, a survey has shown. Analysis by the Sport Industry Research Centre at .... more>>
TRIB3 to open more studios in Russia after Moscow launch  
By Deven Pamben

TRIB3 has opened its first studio outside of the UK in Moscow, Russia, and plans to rollout the concept to further sites across the country. The Moscow franchise of the boutique brand is .... more>>
Nora Tobin named wellness ambassador for JW Marriott  
By Jane Kitchen

Celebrity trainer, lifestyle coach and nutrition specialist Nora Tobin has partnered with JW Marriott to become the brand’s wellness ambassador. The collaboration will introduce .... more>>
Apple GymKit makes European debut at Virgin Active gyms  
By Deven Pamben

Virgin Active has become the first fitness operator in Europe to introduce Apple GymKit-enabled cardio equipment. Virgin members who have an Apple watch will be able to pair it with .... more>>
Drayson celebrates rise from school drop-out to UK fitness industry's Outstanding Individual of 2017  
By Deven Pamben

Danny Drayson has been on a journey from school drop-out to fitness and young person development ambassador at Life Leisure – and has now landed Active Training Awards' Outstanding .... more>>

Features
Focus on inclusivity

Round-up:
Focus on inclusivity


UFIT, InstructAbility, Enable Me and SFC are striving to increase industry inclusivity
Rhian Stephenson

Interview:
Rhian Stephenson


The woman behind the evolution of Psycle on going from brand nutritionist to CEO
Timo Leppanen

People profile:
Timo Leppanen


Stairforce app’s co-creator on tackling inactivity
Avi Yehiel

Interview:
Avi Yehiel


WeWork’s head of wellness explains why the workspace brand has launched a gym
Frank Lampard

People profile:
Frank Lampard


The ex-footballer’s new venture sees him partnering with a health clinic in Dubai
The year of action

ukactive update:
The year of action


ukactive’s CEO Steve Ward says the charity is focused on turning “promises into action”
Legend

Promotional feature:
Legend


Kiosks, Concierges and Convenience
Silke Frank

People profile:
Silke Frank


FIBO’s new event director on taking the show in a different direction this year
Product news
Physical Company's new Surge Storm takes hydro-inertia training to the next level

Physical Company's new Surge Storm takes hydro-inertia training to the next level

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Physical Company has launched the Surge Storm hydro-inertia training system, an updated version of its Surge system.
 
Black Box VR scoops CES award for gym eSport innovation

Black Box VR scoops CES award for gym eSport innovation

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Virtual reality fitness brand Black Box VR has been named a CES 2018 Innovation Awards Honouree for its resistance-based gym technology.
 
H&M blends fashion and sustainability with new activewear range

H&M blends fashion and sustainability with new activewear range

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Global retailer H&M has released a range of sustainable activewear for women.
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