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in this issue

• 1Rebel cycle concept is world's first
• Iconic Gold's Gym brand is up for sale
• Hospitality 'to generate £100bn' in 2018'


Property & tenders
Leisure management options for Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Northern Ireland
Location: Company: Causeway Coast & Glens BC
FOR SALE - Hasting's Pier, A Symbol of Regeneration
Location: White Rocks, Hastings Company: GVA
Recreational Land for Development of Sporting Activities
Location: Company: Gravesham Borough Council
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News headlines
The Third Space to open sixth club in 2019: will include first kids gym concept  
The Third Space to open sixth club in 2019: will include first kids gym concept

By Tom Walker

Boutique fitness operator The Third Space will open its sixth club in Islington, north London during Q2 2019. Speaking exclusively to Health Club Management, CEO Colin Waggett revealed the plans include launching the company's first "kids gym" concept. "There’s a very strong demand for young family .... more>>
F45 opens London office to help drive European expansion  
F45 opens London office to help drive European expansion

By Tom Walker

Australian fitness franchise F45 has opened European headquarters in Central London, as it looks to gather the pace of its expansion across the old continent. Located in Oxford Circus, the office will be tasked with supporting existing European and UK franchises, as well as help the brand's growth plans. .... more>>

Ray Algar takes up advisory role at AI-driven fitness supplier Pendex  
By Tom Walker

Fitness industry analyst Ray Algar has taken up a non-executive strategic advisory role at fitness equipment start-up Pendex. Algar has been tasked with advising the company as it begins .... more>>
Aerial fitness pioneer Flying Fantastic plans expansion outside London  
By Tom Walker

Edel Wigan, co-founder of aerial fitness operator Flying Fantastic, has revealed plans to take the concept outside of London for the first time. Described as "circus skills for ordinary .... more>>
Xponential Fitness adds sixth brand to portfolio – acquires boutique yoga chain  
By Tom Walker

Xponential Fitness has acquired US-based boutique chain Yoga Six for an undisclosed sum – making it the sixth business in Xponential's rapidly growing portfolio of fitness brands. Yoga Six .... more>>
Buzz Gym's new Oxford club brings 'outside inside' with Track and Field Zone  
By Tom Walker

Budget club operator Buzz Gym has opened its fourth club in Oxford. The 18,000sq ft club is the first Buzz Gym to feature the chain's new Track & Field Zone concept – an area where the .... more>>
Obama Foundation fellow Alex Smith to speak at ukactive National Summit  
By Tom Walker

Alex Smith, founder of Cares Family and a fellow at the Obama Foundation, will give a keynote speech on loneliness at the ukactive National Summit next month. Smith set up Cares Family – a .... more>>
Debenhams and Sweat! reveal roll-out plan for in-store gyms  
By Tom Walker

Retailer Debenhams and fitness operator Sweat! have unveiled the opening date for the first of a chain of instore gyms. The first club to be operated by the partnership will launch on 10 .... more>>
Orangetheory reveals plans for first UK studio outside London  
By Tom Walker

Orangetheory Fitness will open its first out-of-London UK studio in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, in December. The US-based operator is looking to strengthen its foothold on the UK .... more>>
Equinox and SoulCycle launch management agency tasked with turning 'talent into influencers'  
By Tom Walker

New York-based boutique cycling studio operator SoulCycle has joined forces with its parent company Equinox to create a talent management agency, aiming to help turn their in-house fitness .... more>>
Budget chain Edge Fitness secures new sites in US expansion push  
By Tom Walker

Low cost operator The Edge Fitness Clubs has secured two new sites as it continues its expansion across the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions in the US. The company has agreed property .... more>>
Regular exercise  
By Tom Walker

People who exercise above current recommended levels of physical activity are twice as likely to avoid chronic disease. Researchers at the Westmead Institute for Medical Research near .... more>>
ClassPass secures US$85m funding to drive growth  
By Tom Walker

Fitness subscription service ClassPass has secured US$85m (€72.5m, £64.5m) worth of series D financing from private equity giant L Catterton and Singapore-based investment company Temasek. .... more>>
Mayweather Boxing + Fitness looks for expansion with launch of franchise programme  
By Tom Walker

Mayweather Boxing + Fitness has revealed details of its domestic franchising and international territory rights programme, which it says will enable it to expand the brand globally. The .... more>>
CycleBar prepares for first UK launch in London's Nine Elms  
By Tom Walker

Indoor cycling chain CycleBar will open its first site in London's Nine Elms in the coming weeks, signalling the brand's entry into the UK market. CycleBar is one of a number of .... more>>

Features
Edel Wigan

People profile:
Edel Wigan


The co-founder of Flying Fantastic talks about bringing the flying circus school concept to London from Buenos Aires
Get stretched

New Trend:
Get stretched


Assisted stretching is emerging as a great addition to health club operations


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Wattbike

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Wattbike


Wattbike innovates small group training
Inside track

Tech:
Inside track


Bodyscanning systems are developing fast. We take a look at the latest innovations
Fittertainment

Editor’s letter:
Fittertainment


Liz Terry shares her thoughts  
Technogym

Promotional feature:
Technogym


10 million users in 14,000 facilities worldwide use Technogym's mywellness cloud to manage their fitness and wellbeing. We talk to operators who are benefitting from this tech
Set adrift

Floatation:
Set adrift


The science of floatation and how introducing this mindful practice could add a wellness element to your health club and tie in with your mind:body programme
Product news
Cover Ninja lets operators organise stress-free staff cover

Cover Ninja lets operators organise stress-free staff cover

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

A new smartphone app that enables fitness facilities to source cover instructors is currently being developed.
 
Wearable X launches Nadi X smart leggings with kickstarter campaign

Wearable X launches Nadi X smart leggings with kickstarter campaign

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

New York-based lifestyle brand, Wearable X, has developed an innovative new wearable for yoga enthusiasts that acts as a digital yoga coach.
 
Alliance Leisure launches new training and marketing brand

Alliance Leisure launches new training and marketing brand

FROM FITNESS-KIT.NET

In response to the continued success of Alliance Leisure’s client support services, the organisation has relaunched this part of the business under a new brand.
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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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Featured Suppliers
Crown Sports Lockers celebrates 25 years

Twenty five years ago, Crown Sports Lockers’ founder, Richard Downing, walked into Addington Palace Golf Club to talk changing rooms with its then secretary Lawrence Dennis-Smither.
  Crown Sports Lockers celebrates 25 years
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The Salon & Spa Owners’ Club Restaurant is a beautiful silver service restaurant on the show floor.
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