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General Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group



Relationship Officer – Physical Activity
Salary: £32,592 - £46,347
Location: Maida Vale, London, UK
Company: Westminster City Council



Duty Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Snaresbrook, London, UK
Company: Sylvestrian Leisure Centre



Assistant General Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group


Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £16,187 per annum
Location: Taunton, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £16,187 per annum
Location: Wellington, Somerset, UK
Company: GLL
General Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: West Hampstead, London, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Commercial Administration Support
Salary: Competitive
Location: Worcester, UK
Company: Parkwood Leisure
Assistant General Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Bloomsbury, London, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Casual Recreation Assistants
Salary: £6.15 to £8.21 per hour
Location: Kidlington, UK
Company: Legacy Leisure
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Kings Heath, Birmingham, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham, UK
Company: energie fitness
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Cutty Sark, London, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: City Centre, Birmingham, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Tottenham, London, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Greens Keeper (Fixed Term)
Salary: Up to £21,460 per annum
Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, UK
Company: GLL

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in this issue

• DLL to reach 100th UK club landmark
• Boutique fitness sector 'still thriving'
• Armathwaite launches 'Lemoga' experience


Property & tenders
Expressions of Interest - Huddersfield Leisure Centre, Climbing Wall Operation
Location: Huddersfield Company: Kirklees Active Leisure
TO LET: Marine Lake & Unit 7 Marine Point, Marine Promenade
Location: New Brighton, Wirral, Merseyside Company: Wirral Borough Council
Expressions of interest – Waterlooville Leisure Centre development
Location: Waterlooville Hampshire Company: Horizon Leisure Centres
Major Instruction Opportunity
Location: Various Sites Company: Porters Commercial
More property/tenders>>

News headlines
Gympass signs deal to provide fitness to workspace giant IWG  
Gympass signs deal to provide fitness to workspace giant IWG

By Tom Walker

Corporate fitness sales specialist Gympass has secured a partnership deal with IWG, one of the world’s largest workspace providers. The partnership will allow the 100,000 members and 1,000 staff of IWG’s brands – which include Regus and Spaces – to benefit from access to Gympass' platform of 1,700 fitness venues .... more>>
Blok to open first studio outside of London  
Blok to open first studio outside of London

By Tom Walker

Functional fitness operator Blok has revealed plans to take its boutique concept outside of London for the first time. Blok currently operates two sites in the heart of East London – in Clapton and Shoreditch – and has announced it will open its third site on the edge of Manchester's creative Northern Quarter. .... more>>

Les Mills and Netpulse partner launch on-demand solution for clubs at IHRSA  
By Tom Walker

Les Mills International (LMI) has joined forces with health club mobile app provider Netpulse to offer a digital fitness solution covering both the gym and the home. Integrating LMI's Les .... more>>
Independently-owned Marlow Club opens premium yoga and pilates studio  
By Tom Walker

The Marlow Club in Buckinghamshire has opened PilaYoga, a standalone studio offering yoga and pilates. PilaYoga is integrated into The Marlow Club, but with its own, dedicated entrance .... more>>
Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire launches fitness retreat to expand wellness offering  
By Tom Walker

A UK luxury hotel has launched a new fitness retreat, promising to "push boundaries" and drive guests to "achieve results they never thought possible". Called The Escape, the three-day .... more>>
National Apprenticeship Week: ukactive teams up with Pearson for manager degree  
By Tom Walker

ukactive has partnered with the Pearson Business School to deliver a chartered manager degree apprenticeship for those working in the physical activity sector. The degree is a bi-annual .... more>>
Peter Fitzboydon to step down as MD of Parkwood Leisure  
By Tom Walker

Peter Fitzboydon has stepped down from his managing director position at Parkwood Leisure after less than two years in the role. Fitzboydon joined Parkwood in June 2017 after a .... more>>
Nike partners with Technogym for pop-up training venue and bespoke PT qualification  
By Tom Walker

Sportswear giant Nike has teamed up with equipment supplier Technogym to create a bespoke Nike Training Camp in Croydon. Fifty young people from south London have been selected for the .... more>>
EMS-focused franchise operator Personal20 launches Lisbon studio  
By Tom Walker

Boutique franchise operator Personal20 has opened a new studio in the Portuguese capital Lisbon. The studio offers electrical muscle stimulation (EMS) training as well as group exercise .... more>>
Anytime looks to tap into 'silver fitness' - launches over 55s membership  
By Tom Walker

Anytime Fitness is looking to tap into the increasingly active older population with the launch of Anytime Prime, an exclusive membership for the over 55s. The membership will be made .... more>>
Sweat 2019: boutique fitness sector still thriving and nowhere near 'breaking point'  
By Tom Walker

The current boutique fitness boom is nowhere near reaching a "breaking point". That was the message from the first panel session at the Sweat 2019 conference, held in central London today .... more>>
FIT Summit launched to 'connect Asia’s fitness and wellness industry'  
By Tom Walker

A new event – marketed as the first major business gathering for Asia's health, fitness and wellness industry – will be held next month. Taking place in Singapore on 20 March, FIT Summit .... more>>
TRT Holdings puts brakes on Gold's Gym sale  
By Tom Walker

TRT Holdings, the majority shareholder of Gold's Gym, has cancelled its plans to offload the gym chain. The US-based private holding company, which also owns Omni Hotels & Resorts, .... more>>
New partnership aims to help 'bridge the gap between fitness and public health'  
By Tom Walker

The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) and Future Fit Training have signed a strategic partnership, designed to provide education and support for exercise professionals. The .... more>>
ukactive expands annual awards – adds Active Training Awards to schedule  
By Tom Walker

ukactive has revealed a shake-up of its annual awards by adding a raft of new categories. New gongs to be handed out now include Activation of the Year – which celebrates any event or .... more>>

Features
Anthony Geisler

Top team:
Anthony Geisler


The founder of Xponential Fitness, Anthony Geisler, discusses the secrets behind his success, and tells us why franchising is key to crushing the big box chains
Greater China

Research:
Greater China


The fitness industry in China is growing fast, according to the IHRSA Greater China Health Club Report. Kristen Walsh explains the findings
Precor

Promotional feature:
Precor


Get creative with functional training
Get ahead

Group exercise:
Get ahead


More operators are appointing heads of group exercise, evidence that this is more than just a trend. We talk to those from Third Space, Pure Gym and Virgin Active
Peak boutique

Talking point:
Peak boutique


Is the boutique boom reaching the peak of its lifecycle? ukactive CEO Steven Ward asks a panel of experts
Fact finding

Research:
Fact finding


Leisure-net’s annual Health and fitness Omnibus Survey is in its 15th year. We find out what’s changed since 2002


UK news:

Boutique fitness sector ‘nowhere near breaking point’
Kirsten Potenza

People profile:
Kirsten Potenza


The Co-founder of POUND fit tells us how she came up with her concept that lets people unleash their inner rockstar
Product news
Physical Company named as UK distributor for TurfGrass

Physical Company named as UK distributor for TurfGrass

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Physical Company has partnered with Belgian textile company Beaulieu International Group (BIG), to become the UK distributor of the company's flooring brand TurfGrass.
 
Virtuagym launches analytics tool to give operators a better understanding of their business

Virtuagym launches analytics tool to give operators a better understanding of their business

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Virtuagym, an online management solution for the fitness industry, has expanded its Business Analytics (BA) platform, to give operators a better understanding of their businesses.
 
Escape Fitness launches MARS exercise library

Escape Fitness launches MARS exercise library

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Escape Fitness has launched the Multi-Activity Resource Station (MARS), a new touchscreen system that enables users to access an extensive library of preloaded workouts.
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Company profile
Ecore

Ecore offers a variety of products to outfit virtually every area of your fitness space.

Ecore transforms reclaimed materials into unique performance surfaces that make people’s lives better. Ecore has a long history of vertically integrated capabilities in composition rubber.
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active-net is supporting the work of blood cancer charity, DKMS, by encouraging greater awareness of stem cell donation within the BAME community.
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TRX MAPS, powered by PHYSMODO, performs a complete body movement assessment in less than 30 seconds to provide a person with personalised exercises.
  TRX MAPS offers complete body movement assessment solution

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