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Power Plate
Power Plate is a vibrating platform that enhances any movement to help you prepare faster, perform better and recover quicker. Used by professional athletes and fitness enthusiasts all over the world, Power Plate stimulates natural reflexes, increases muscle activation, and improves circulation.

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Performance Health Systems UK Ltd, Business Design Centre, Unit 115, 52 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 0QH‎

Telephone
+44 (0)20 7317 5000
(Please mention leisure-kit.net)

Website
www.powerplate.co.uk
Power Plate news

18 Feb 2020
FORA works with Power Plate to raise awareness of sitting disease through movement and vibration

With office workers spending over eight hours per day sitting at their desks, and one in six affected by mental health issues every year, it is no surprise that businesses are looking to introduce ‘wellness’ to the workplace
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  FORA works with Power Plate to raise awareness of sitting disease through movement and vibration
28 Nov 2019
Power Plate launches new range of vibration training equipment

Power Plate has launched a new collection of premium targeted vibration training equipment.
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  Power Plate launches new range of vibration training equipment

Power Plate features

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Check out these innovative new products in health and fitness from Crown Sports Lockers and Power Plate

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HCM People
The creator and founder of Platefit, based in Los Angeles, is dedicated to educating people on the benefits of vibration training

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Power Plate is launching a trade in, trade up programme

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Discover the latest vision from Power Plate

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Conference Report
Where is growth coming from? How can operators compete? These questions were discussed at the Power Plate RISE event

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Features
We ask Thomas Mack about Europa-Park’s latest foray – this time into the world of health and fitness. The German theme park’s Boston Red Sox Gym enterprise offers visitors time out to relax from the thrills while boosting off-season attendance with local members

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The MD of Europa Park – one of Europe’s biggest theme parks – on why he bought a local gym, relocated it to the park and is investing in the fitness business

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Training
We explore the lesser-known benefits of vibration training according to research, from improved balance to cardiovascular health

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The vibration platform provider has rebranded, focusing on its value as a warm-up and cool-down tool

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Elevate takes place in May, bringing together experts from all disciplines for the UK’s largest physical activity trade event

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News headlines
PROVE IT. ukactive challenges government to provide the evidence it uses to justify gym closures during local lockdowns
PROVE IT. ukactive challenges government to provide the evidence it uses to justify gym closures during local lockdowns   07 Aug 2020

Industry body, ukactive, has questioned the decision to close gyms and health clubs as part of some localised lockdowns. Indoor gyms, fitness .... more>>
DW Sports calls in the administrators – Fitness First unaffected
DW Sports calls in the administrators – Fitness First unaffected   03 Aug 2020

DW Sports is going into administration saying it's working to save its 73-strong gym portfolio. HCM understands administrators will be .... more>>
New law would promote exercise and 'transform' public health in the US
New law would promote exercise and 'transform' public health in the US   02 Aug 2020

The American Council on Exercise (ACE) is urging US Congress to pass a new law which would encourage healthier lifestyles through physical activity. .... more>>
National Fitness Day 2020 to help UK bounce back from COVID-19 with ‘Fitness Unites Us’ theme
National Fitness Day 2020 to help UK bounce back from COVID-19 with ‘Fitness Unites Us’ theme   30 Jul 2020

This year's National Fitness Day (NFD) will be the "biggest unified celebration of fitness in UK history", according to plans revealed today (30 .... more>>
ukactive: clarification needed on leisure reopening in Scotland
ukactive: clarification needed on leisure reopening in Scotland   29 Jul 2020

ukactive has questioned the Scottish government's handling of the lockdown, following reports of a delayed reopening of leisure facilities in the .... more>>
Sydney's urban beach complex, by Andrew Burges and Grimshaw, to be completed late 2020
Sydney's urban beach complex, by Andrew Burges and Grimshaw, to be completed late 2020   28 Jul 2020

Construction work on Gunyama Park Aquatic and Recreation Centre in Sydney, Australia, is expected to be completed in late 2020. The City of Sydney, .... more>>
Sports projects 'profoundly affected' by COVID-19 – with vulnerable people hit the hardest
Sports projects 'profoundly affected' by COVID-19 – with vulnerable people hit the hardest   28 Jul 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is having “a profound effect” on community sports projects and organisations in the UK, according to a report published by The .... more>>
Human Rights Watch criticises Olympic Games host Japan over abuse of child athletes
Human Rights Watch criticises Olympic Games host Japan over abuse of child athletes   28 Jul 2020

Child athletes in Japan routinely face physical, sexual and verbal abuse from their coaches – which has led several to take their own lives. The .... more>>
Government reveals new obesity strategy – but where's the bit about gyms?
Government reveals new obesity strategy – but where's the bit about gyms?   27 Jul 2020

Bans on meal deals, stricter rules on food advertising and printing calorie contents on menus are among the measures introduced in the government's .... more>>
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