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MoveGB
One membership giving you access to 100s of gyms, fitness classes, swim sessions, climbing and more so you can keep active on your terms and do whatever keeps you sweating and smiling!

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124 Walcot Street, Bath, BA1 5BG

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+44 (0)345 519 6626
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MoveGB news

01 Aug 2019
Collaboration, not aggregation, is the message

MoveGB is a collaboration-based platform, but being a platform, one of the common worries we hear from our partners is about loss of customer ownership.
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   Collaboration, not aggregation, is the message
19 Jun 2019
Variety and flexibility for the customer is the key to retention, says MoveGB

What really drives customer retention in 2019? Is it proactive customer care? Frequency of attendance? Added value provision? Community building? Across the industry, debate on this topic never stops. And neither does market change.
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  Variety and flexibility for the customer is the key to retention, says MoveGB

MoveGB features

Talking point
Are aggregators helpful or dangerous for the industry? We hear opinions from both sides of the debate

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Letters
Addressing the ‘multi-venue usage’ debate

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Industry insights
What might the coming year bring for the fitness and physical activity sector. We ask our expert panel

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Industry insights
There’s a new, more relaxed attitude among consumers in terms of loyalty, says Imke Schuller of The Futures Company

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Letters
Managed properly, ClassPass is definitely a friend, not foe, to studio operators, says 1Rebel’s Giles Dean

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Flexible memberships
Are ‘exercise passports’ the shake-up the industry needs to improve retention and market penetration?

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Consumer trends
The health club of the future will have to be more flexible and adaptable, says Imke Schuller of The Futures Company

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Customer insight
Touchstone Partners’ Tim Baker looks at the journey to becoming – and staying – a health club member

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Promotional feature
MoveGB’s innovative membership model is a risk-free and lucrative proposition for operators, says MD Justin Mendleton

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Designs submitted for Derby's £42m swimming pool and waterpark
Designs submitted for Derby's £42m swimming pool and waterpark   22 Aug 2019

Enhanced designs have been submitted for a £42m swimming pool and waterpark complex in Derby. Original plans for the Moorways swimming complex – .... more>>
Bury FC on the brink of expulsion from Football League
Bury FC on the brink of expulsion from Football League   22 Aug 2019

One of England's oldest, existing professional football clubs is facing extinction and expulsion from the English Football League (EFL). The .... more>>
Work underway on £21m Pontefract leisure centre – will become region's largest
Work underway on £21m Pontefract leisure centre – will become region's largest   21 Aug 2019

Work has begun on a £20.8m leisure centre in Pontefract in West Yorkshire. The Five Towns Leisure and Wellbeing Hub will be owned by Wakefield .... more>>
Report calls for increased opportunities for mixed ability sport
Report calls for increased opportunities for mixed ability sport   19 Aug 2019

Disabled people should be offered more opportunities to play sport alongside non-disabled people. That is the finding of a report based on a two-year .... more>>
Sports sector worth £1.14bn to Welsh economy – outperforming travel and accommodation
Sports sector worth £1.14bn to Welsh economy – outperforming travel and accommodation   16 Aug 2019

The Welsh sports sector has been valued at £1.142bn (gross value added), out-performing a number of industries traditionally considered strong in the .... more>>
Youth Sport Trust initiative to help improve wellness of young elite athletes and their parents
Youth Sport Trust initiative to help improve wellness of young elite athletes and their parents   15 Aug 2019

Youth Sport Trust (YST) has set out to protect the mental health of young talented athletes by educating and preparing them for the rigours of .... more>>
£8.5 million Ladywood Leisure Centre opens in Birmingham
£8.5 million Ladywood Leisure Centre opens in Birmingham   15 Aug 2019

An £8.5m leisure centre has opened its doors to the public in Birmingham. The Ladywood Leisure Centre will be operated by Birmingham Community .... more>>
NBA Experience opens doors at Disney Springs
NBA Experience opens doors at Disney Springs   14 Aug 2019

The NBA Experience, an immersive and interactive new attraction at Disney Springs in Florida, has celebrated its grand opening, with Disney CEO Bob .... more>>
New York Islanders receive approval for US$1.3bn Belmont Park Arena plans
New York Islanders receive approval for US$1.3bn Belmont Park Arena plans   13 Aug 2019

Plans have been approved for a 19,000-seat, multi-use indoor arena in Belmont Park on Long Island, New York. The US£1.3bn venue is set to become the .... more>>
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2018 issue 1

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