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Company: The Gym Group
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Location: Newport, Wales, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Skills Developer
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Company: GLL
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Location: Reading, UK
Company: Legacy Leisure
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Location: Reading, UK
Company: Legacy Leisure
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Company: Everyone Active
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Club Manager
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Location: Wellingborough, UK
Company: énergie group
Casual Activity Staff
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Location: Bristol, UK
Company: Circadian Leisure Trust
Personal Trainer / Fitness Trainer
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Location: Swansea, UK
Company: The Gym Group

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in this issue

• Bridges acquires énergie Fitness
• Huw Edwards named CEO of ukactive
• Horniman Museum revamp plans unveiled


Property & tenders
Expression of Interest for Moray’s Leisure and Libraries Service contract
Location: Company: Moray Council
Sale of Exceptional Development Site: Portugal's first truly holistic wellness retreat
Location: Company: Cadavais Investimentos Turisticos
Investment opportunity in British Padel
Location: Company: Will to Win
TO LET: ESTABLISHED OUTDOOR ACTIVITY CENTRE
Location: Company: Savills
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News headlines
Blurring the boundaries of retail and fitness: DW Fitness First launches kit and collect service  
Blurring the boundaries of retail and fitness: DW Fitness First launches kit and collect service

By Tom Walker

DW Fitness First has launched its new Kit & Collect service, aimed at increasing secondary revenue at its clubs by "turning its changing rooms into fitting rooms". From this month (August 2019), gym-goers will be able to try new exercise outfits using new, specially-designed areas at the gyms. Members will be .... more>>
Wattbike secures BUPA deal – will provide 30+ clinics with indoor cycles  
Wattbike secures BUPA deal – will provide 30+ clinics with indoor cycles

By Tom Walker

Wattbike has secured a deal to supply more than 30 Bupa Health Clinic sites across the UK with its indoor bikes. The partnership deal will see Wattbikes being used as part of Bupa’s Peak Health Assessment, which is designed to both identify current health concerns and potential future risks, with tailored .... more>>

YourZone45 secures round two funding – acquires London studio  
By Tom Walker

Fitness franchise YourZone45 has concluded a second round of funding, as it prepares to expand its footprint on the UK market. “This second round of funding is perfectly timed and will .... more>>
Active Nation expands budget portfolio with acquisition of énergie site  
By Tom Walker

Leisure trust Active Nation has expanded its portfolio of budget gyms with the acquisition of a former énergie Fitness site in Ormskirk, Lancashire. The 4,140sq ft (385sq m) site houses a .... more>>
Thousands of NHS patients to get free fitness trackers  
By Tom Walker

Thousands of people at risk of Type 2 diabetes will be given digital support – including free fitness trackers – to prevent them from developing the condition. The initiative forms part .... more>>
Why does strength training come at the expense of endurance muscles?  
By Tom Walker

New research has provided a possible explanation for the perceived decrease in endurance musculature as a result of strength training – which could also provide new insights into age-related .... more>>
Equinox home fitness launch overshadowed by Trump furore  
By Tom Walker

The backlash over billionaire Stephen Ross' fundraiser for Donald Trump's 2020 presidential campaign has overshadowed a major announcement by premium fitness operator Equinox. Ross – who as .... more>>
Planet Fitness to accelerate new opening plans for 2019 following strong H1 results  
By Tom Walker

Planet Fitness has reported a 29.3 per cent increase in revenue for the first half of 2019 – driven largely by new openings. The US-based low-cost fitness operator opened 53 new clubs .... more>>
Former Starbucks executive appointed CEO of Retro Fitness  
By Tom Walker

Retro Fitness has appointed Andrew Alfano – a former senior vice president at coffee house giant Starbucks – as its chief executive. Alfano joins the low-cost fitness franchisor in the .... more>>
Anytime Fitness flexes its muscle in booming New York State – targets 25 new openings  
By Tom Walker

Franchised fitness giant Anytime Fitness has set out plans to open 25 new clubs in the state of New York – with a specific focus on the cities of Rochester and Buffalo. Anytime currently .... more>>
ukactive National Summit to position physical activity as critical to health policy  
By Tom Walker

This year's ukactive National Summit will explore plans to shape the future of public health, the workplace and the high street. The theme for the event has been revealed as "The Backbone .... more>>
Holmes Place founder takes a controlling stake in boutique fitness brand TRIB3  
By Tom Walker

Fitness industry veterans Allan and Jonathan Fisher have completed a Series A capital investment deal in boutique fitness brand TRIBE3, which has seen them acquire a controlling stake in the .... more>>
UFC Gym to open its first UK site in Nottingham in September  
By Tom Walker

Franchised fitness company UFC Gym has revealed details of its first UK club. The 18,000sq ft studio will be located in Nottingham and will offer three formats – Signature, Core and .... more>>
Bridges acquires énergie Fitness  
By Liz Terry

Bridges Fund Management has completed a deal to buy franchise gym operator, énergie Fitness. The private equity firm has acquired a majority stake for an initial consideration, with an .... more>>
New Active Practice toolkit launched to help GPs encourage physical activity  
By Tom Walker

A new initiative has been launched to encourage more GP practices in the UK take measures to increase activity and reduce sedentary behaviour among their patients and staff. The new Active .... more>>

Features
TRX

Promotional feature:
TRX


‘TRX® for Yoga’ education fuses suspension training and yoga
Body image

Body scanning:
Body image


One in five UK adults is worried about their body image. We look at how fit-tech can help to educate gym members on how to achieve a healthy transformation
Pavigym

Supplier showcase:
Pavigym


Fitness expert, Matt Roberts, has chosen Pavigym’s PRAMA system to create an immersive, personalised workout experience at his new gym at The Langley hotel in Berkshire
European growth

Ask the experts:
European growth


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


News:

Stay up-to-date with the latest news in health, fitness and physical activity from the UK and around the world
Power Plate

Promotional feature:
Power Plate


Power Plate is launching a trade in, trade up programme
Planet fitness

IHRSA Update:
Planet fitness


The global health and fitness markets reached an all-time high of 183 million members across 65 markets in 2018. We look at the key numbers for each region
Rich Hutson

HCM People:
Rich Hutson


The CEO of CHi Fitness, in Malaysia, discusses turning the business around and launching his latest new venture
Product news
Hutchison tech upgrade transforms exercise experience at Dundee International Sports Complex

Hutchison tech upgrade transforms exercise experience at Dundee International Sports Complex

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Fitness AV specialists Hutchison Technologies have completed a major fit out at the Dundee International Sports Complex (DISC), in Dundee, Scotland.
 
Jordan kits out gym and training facility for Premier League club Norwich City

Jordan kits out gym and training facility for Premier League club Norwich City

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Premier League new boys Norwich City FC have benefitted from an upgraded training facility during their preparations for the upcoming Premier League season.
 
Pulse sign distribution deal with Limitless

Pulse sign distribution deal with Limitless

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

Pulse Fitness has signed a long-term distribution agreement with Limitless Gym Equipment.
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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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Eleiko makes deadlifting more accessible with the Öppen Deadlift Bar

Eleiko, a Swedish weightlifting equipment specialist, is reinforcing its position in the strength and fitness market with the launch of the Öppen Deadlift Bar,
  Eleiko makes deadlifting more accessible with the Öppen Deadlift Bar
Matrix strengthens Porsche partnership with new installs at performance centre

Porsche recognises that the most important component of any vehicle is the driver.
  Matrix strengthens Porsche partnership with new installs at performance centre

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