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Fitness Instructor / Personal Trainer
Salary: £15,210 per annum, 39 hrs per week + PT income
Location: Worcester, UK
Company:Malvern St James School


Aquatics Manager
Salary: £29,909 - £32,233 per annum
Location:Leeds, UK
Company: Leeds City Council
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Personal Trainer
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location:Dumbarton, UK
Company: énergie fitness
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Assistant Regional Director
Salary: Circa £48,000 per annum
Location:Oxfordshire, UK
Company: Parkwood Leisure
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Regional Aquatics Manager
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Company: Parkwood Leisure
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Swimming teachers
Salary: Competitive hourly rate
Location:Nuneaton, UK
Company: Everyone Active
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Recreation Assistant
Salary: £4.50 - £7.83 per hour
Location:Cardiff, UK
Company: Legacy Leisure
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Sales Advisor / Receptionist
Salary: Up to £16,349.04 per annum plus OTE
Location:Kidlington, UK
Company: Legacy Leisure
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General Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location:Luton, Hertfordshire, UK
Company: truGym
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General Manager
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Location:Southampton, UK
Company: The Gym Group
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General Manager
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Location:Slough, UK
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17 Dec 2018
£2.5m study to chart benefits of exercise for prostate cancer sufferers
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is investing £2.5m in a study to find out whether long-term exercise can help tackle the side effects of prostate cancer treatment. More>>
17 Dec 2018
Digme founder: 'pay-as-you-go model will become more prominent'
Geoff Bamber, founder of boutique fitness chain Digme, predicts that the industry will see a number of pay-as-you-go operators entering the sector – in response to consumer demand for fitness offers which fit individual lifestyles. More>>
14 Dec 2018
EMD UK names industry veteran Nigel Wallace as chair
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has appointed fitness industry veteran Nigel Wallace as its new chair. More>>
13 Dec 2018
Play and 'fun activities' should be available throughout life to improve health and wellness
Experts have urged governments and industry to increase opportunities for play and fun physical activities throughout life – especially in older years – in order to improve the health and wellbeing of populations. More>>
13 Dec 2018
Parkrun secures £3m grant from Sport England
Sport England is to invest £3m in the popular Parkrun netowrk, with a focus on helping more women and people from lower socio-economic groups to get active. More>>
12 Dec 2018
FIBO and Leisure Media announce collaboration
FIBO Global Fitness, organiser of the FIBO portfolio of fitness shows, has announced a partnership with global publisher, Leisure Media. More>>
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Facilities Management Forum
Radisson Blu Hotel, London Stansted Stansted
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Spatex 2019
Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena Coventry
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24-25 Feb 2019
International Manufacturers & Distributors Forum
ExCeL London
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24-25 Feb 2019
Active Wellness
ExCeL London London
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24-25 Feb 2019
World Spa & Wellness Convention London
ExCeL London London
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24-25 Feb 2019
Professional Beauty London
ExCeL London London
United Kingdom
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07-09 Mar 2019
(IWF Shanghai 2019) Int'l Health, Wellness, Fitness Expo
Shanghai New International Expo Center Shanghai
China
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27-28 Mar 2019
active-net 2019
Eastwood Hall Nottingham
United Kingdom
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04-07 Apr 2019
FIBO 2019
Exhibition Centre Cologne
Germany
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24-25 Apr 2019
FUTR (Formerly Millennial 20/20)
Business Design Centre London
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08-09 May 2019
Elevate
ExCeL London London
United Kingdom
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08-09 May 2019
Elite Sports Performance & Rehabilitation Expo
ExCeL London London
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08-09 May 2019
COPA Series
ExCeL London London
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08 Jun 2019
Global Wellness Day
Worldwide Various

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20-30 Oct 2019
World Leisure Expo & Forum
Hangzhou International Expo Center Hangzhou
China
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21-22 Nov 2019
European Health Prevention Day
Chamber of Commerce (IHK) Wiesbaden
Germany
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10-27 Jun 2020
World Leisure Congress 2020
tbc Pinggu
China
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FOR SALE - Hasting's Pier, A Symbol of Regeneration
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Free Soul celebrates first year in business with new product launches

Free Soul, a UK-based lifestyle brand, has celebrated its first year in business by expanding its product range to include new Vegan and Whey Protein blends. More>>
  Free Soul celebrates first year in business with new product launches
Precor expands Spinner range with new Spinner Climb  
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Precor expands Spinner range with new Spinner Climb
Group training is a trend that is here to stay. It first appeared in the top 20 of ASCM’s worldwide survey of fitness trends in 2017 at no. 6 and then at no. 2 in 2018, which is where it has stayed for 2019, just under wearable technology, which took the top spot. The latest research by DataHub, taken between September 2017 and August 2018, found indoor cycling has the third highest participation and was the most popular programme for males. More>>
Solving the member churn challenge
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Solving the member churn challenge

Two in. One out. This is the gruelling reality for gyms up and down the country. More>>
 
GoCardless becomes Direct Debit provider for King’s College and 1610 Active
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GoCardless becomes Direct Debit provider for King’s College and 1610 Active

Recurring payments platform GoCardless has become the Direct Debit provider for both 1610 Active and King’s Sport Gyms. More>>
 
Myzone launches new features to enhance user experience for operators
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Myzone launches new features to enhance user experience for operators

Myzone, delivers a wearable and digital technology solution for the fitness industry. With the intent to amplify facility owner experiences, Myzone has released new features. More>>
RIG app receives new investment to drive growth

On-demand fitness app RIG has received new financial backing that will help strengthen its position in the UK market as well as foster international growth. Developed by entrepreneur Sam Harney, the app-based platform, which has been backed by New Hill Management, enables users to access boutique fitness classes on-demand, only paying for the classes they attend with no contractual obligation to RIG or the clubs they visit. More>>
  RIG app receives new investment to drive growth
Reebok and GymCube partner with REPs to launch new coaching app  
Reebok and GymCube partner with REPs to launch new coaching app
Reebok and online training platform GymCube have announced a new partnership with the Register of Exercise Professionals (REP) that will see the trio launch a new app for UK fitness professionals. More>>
Unlocking new clientele through corporate memberships
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Unlocking new clientele through corporate memberships

Fitness facilities often struggle to increase corporate members. At present, just 14 per cent of individuals are granted access to gyms through their employer More>>
 
Core Health & Fitness launch better concept in rowing
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Core Health & Fitness launch better concept in rowing

Core Health & Fitness has launched a brand new HIIT rower to take on the market leader. More>>
 
Astons Health Studio Lead the Way with eGym SmartStart
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Astons Health Studio Lead the Way with eGym SmartStart

Astons Exclusive Health Studio in Chichester features modern connected training concepts on its Precor equipment, through eGym SmartStart. More>>
Firstbeat launches fitness tracking tool

Sports and analytics company Firstbeat has upgraded its Lifestyle Assessment coaching tool to include a new feature that measures users overall fitness. More>>
  Firstbeat launches fitness tracking tool
Dates revealed for Reebok Les Mills Live 2019
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Dates revealed for Reebok Les Mills Live 2019

Reebok Les Mills Live will return to Singapore in 2019 – the second time the event will be held in the city-state. More>>
 
Shapewatch 3D body scanner puts users in control of their goals
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Shapewatch 3D body scanner puts users in control of their goals

Shapewatch is an innovative, new 3D body visualisation solution that allows members to scan their bodies, monitor key biometrics and see their body shape in 3D. More>>
 
Legend announce release of innovative software module Active Outcomes
Legend announce release of innovative software module Active Outcomes

Legend Club Management Systems is pleased to announce the release of Active Outcomes, its latest innovative software module. More>>
Matrix transforms gym facilities at Imperial College London  
Matrix transforms gym facilities at Imperial College London
Matrix Fitness has completely transformed the gym facilities at Imperial College London following a major installation. The upgrade, a result of the university's new sports initiative, is designed to provide new, improved facilities, as well as affordable, accessible and appropriate physical activities for staff and students alike. More>>
Astons Health Studio becomes one of the first gyms to offer eGym SmartStart tech on Precor equipment
Astons Health Studio becomes one of the first gyms to offer eGym SmartStart tech on Precor equipment

Astons Health Studio in Chichester has become one of the first gyms in the country to offer eGym SmartStart technology on its Precor CV consoles. More>>
 
TVS flooring transforms Canterbury Sports Centre
TVS flooring transforms Canterbury Sports Centre

TVS Group, a sports flooring company specialising in physical activity spaces, has completed a major flooring installation project at the Cantebury Sports Centre at the University of Kent. More>>
 
New Fibodo app empowers PTs and sports coaches to achieve success
New Fibodo app empowers PTs and sports coaches to achieve success

Former golf pro Anthony Franklin has launched a new booking management platform for personal trainers and sports coaches. More>>
Matrix expands Connexus range with two new additions
Matrix has launched the Connexus Step+ and Connexus Column, two new training options for its Connexus Functional Training Rig. More>>
  Matrix expands Connexus range with two new additions
Wattbike Studio doubles usage at Holme Pierrepont, home of the National Water Sports Centre  
Wattbike Studio doubles usage at Holme Pierrepont, home of the National Water Sports Centre
Since installing the new Wattbike indoor cycling studio in September, Holme Pierrepont Country Park, a Serco Leisure site that is home of the National Water Sports Centre, has seen a significant increase in cycle studio usage. More>>
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Spatex unveils programming for 2019 show
Spatex unveils programming for 2019 show
Spatex has revealed details of its programming for its 2019 show. The 23 edition of Spatex will see 22 education sessions. More>>
Les Mills partners with Stages to launch new Les Mills Virtual Bike
Les Mills partners with Stages to launch new Les Mills Virtual Bike
Les Mills has announced a new partnership with indoor cycle manufacturer, Stages, that will see the launch of a new indoor cycling solution. More>>
 
Vitastream undergoes update to be accessible to disabled users
Vitastream undergoes update to be accessible to disabled users
The Vitapure Drinks company has updated its innovative Vitastream drinks system to make it more accessible for disabled gym users. More>>
 
Shapewatch launches industry-first augmented reality body scanning experience
Shapewatch launches industry-first augmented reality body scanning experience
Fitness tech start-up Shapewatch has developed a body visualisation tool that enables users to track their fitness journeys through 3D body scanning. More>>
APG Leisure named as UK distributor for BECO Beermann
APG Leisure is set to expand its marketing offering to include swimming accessories, aquafitness equipment and competitive swimwear, following a new partnership with global swimwear brand BECO Beermann. More>>
  APG Leisure named as UK distributor for BECO Beermann
Virtuagym and Glofox offer next gen Direct Debit via GoCardless
Virtuagym and Glofox offer next gen Direct Debit via GoCardless
Online direct debit provider, GoCardless, has teamed up with membership management software platforms Virtuagym and Glofox to give their customers access to next generation, flexible Direct Debit. More>>
 
Technogym expands Skill range with new Skill Bike
Technogym expands Skill range with new Skill Bike
Technogym has expanded its innovative Skill range with the launch of the SkillBike. More>>
 
New Turtle Pack makes learning to swim fun experience says founder
New Turtle Pack makes learning to swim fun experience says founder
Entrepreneur Michael Harkins has developed a new swimming aid that is designed to make learning to swim easier and more accessible for children. More>>
Precor launches RunTV to keep exercisers engaged and motivated  
Precor launches RunTV to keep exercisers engaged and motivated
Precor has partnered with VO2 Media to create RunTV, a new streaming service for the company's P82 and P62 consoles. Designed to provide unique exercise experiences for users of all abilities, RunTV offers a range of short immersive films, set in extreme environments and iconic locations, to inspire exercisers. More>>
 
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Pavigym
Known as the number one go-to for flooring and for their unique PRAMA interactive range, PAVIGYM prides itself on engineering gold-standard workout experiences, for every type of audience.
PAVIGYM is the premier innovator of flooring and interactive solutions for the global fitness industry.
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Starpool explores colour with bespoke sauna and steam room range
Starpool, an Italian wellness consultancy firm, has launched a new design concept for saunas and steam rooms.



 
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Temple Spa to launch limited edition In The Beginning cleansing balm
Temple Spa will launch a limited edition 150g jar of its In The Beginning deep cleansing melt.



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How energy efficiency can boost your bottom line
Today’s energy landscape is changing fast bringing new challenges for businesses.



 
 
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Matrix Fitness launches range of Target Training Cycles to UK market
Matrix Fitness is set to transform the indoor cycling class with the launch of its Target Training Cycles.



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Terres d'Afrique creates bespoke wellness experiences
While our brand spirit is adventurous, earthy and soulful, our products and experiences are about holistic wellness.



 
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IAAPA ASIA PREVIEW: Triotech launching Virtual Rabbids: The Big Maze at AAE
At this year’s IAAPA Asia Attractions Expo, Triotech is debuting VR maze experiences that will immerse users in the worlds of Raving Rabbids and Assassins Creed.



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Aquaman makes waves at Madame Tussauds Orlando
Madame Tussaud's Orlando has welcomed a new addition to its Justice League: A Call for Heroes walk-through experience.



 
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Digital Projection brings the Universe to life at The Bell Museum's new planetarium
The Bell Museum in Minnesota has undergone an extensive renovation, worth $79m, which has seen the addition of a state-of-the-art dome planetarium, the first in the US, supported by Digital Projection's INSIGHT Dual Laser 4K projection system.



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Crown Sports Lockers completes installation at luxury hotel and spa
The Bank House Hotel and Spa in Worcestershire,UK, has recently completed a multi-million pound refurbishment, that saw the addition of a new build spa, Malvern View



 
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Polin names Okyay Halavurt as UK regional business development manager
Polin Waterparks has named Okyay Halavurt as its new regional business development manager for the UK.




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