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Personal Trainer
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Membership Experience Team Member
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in this issue

• Fitness United set up to support sector
• MPs write to Rishi Sunak, asking for tourism support
• Government 'stepping up plans' for the return of sport


Property & tenders
Unique partnership opportunity to develop an outstanding health & wellness retreat
Location: Greywell, Hampshire Company: Barnsgrove Health and Wellness Club
Opportunity to Operate Allestree Park Golf Course
Location: Company: Derby City Council
Sale of Exceptional Development Site: Portugal's first truly holistic wellness retreat
Location: Company: Cadavais Investimentos Turisticos
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News headlines
Sports coaches offered free mental health training to help deal with lockdown   Sports coaches offered free mental health training to help deal with lockdown


By Tom Walker

UK Coaching is offering free mental health training to sports coaches, to coincide with the start of Mental Health Awareness Week, which runs from 18 to 24 May. UK Coaching has teamed up with mental health charity Mind and Sport England to make its Mental Health for Sport and Physical Activity free .... more>>
BMF with Bear Grylls to host BeActive Hour across Europe   BMF with Bear Grylls to host BeActive Hour across Europe


By Tom Walker

BMF with Bear Grylls will look to active people across the continent with #BeActive Hour, a European-wide initiative set for 30 May. In partnership with ukactive and EuropeActive, the event has secured the support of the European Commission and will look to encourage people across Europe to unite for an hour of .... more>>
Gyms open in Dubai – mandated at 50 per cent capacity   Gyms open in Dubai – mandated at 50 per cent capacity


By Tom Walker

Gyms and health clubs in Dubai, UAE, have begun reopening their doors today (27 May) after a two-month lockdown. Clubs are only allowed to operate at 50 per cent of their normal capacity, while members are required to wear masks at all times during light or moderate physical activity. The masks can be lowered .... more>>

COVID-19 exit strategy: ukactive questions government's 'lack of clarity' on fitness  
By Tom Walker

ukactive has questioned the UK government's apparent decision to class gyms and leisure centres among a group of "higher risk" industry sectors, which means that there is no definite or .... more>>
Customer attitude survey aims to gauge what gym customers want after lockdown  
By Liz Terry

How will customers engage with gyms and health clubs after lockdown? What will their new spending patterns be? How regularly will they attend? In a bid to find the answer to these .... more>>
Sport England and ukactive launch This Mum Moves online workouts for pregnant women  
By Tom Walker

Sport England and ukactive have teamed up to launch a series of online workouts to help pregnant woman and new mums be physically active at home. The new This Mum Moves resource is part .... more>>
DCMS select committee told: major sports facing £700m loss from pandemic  
By Tom Walker

Leaders of major English sports have told MPs that they are set to lose more than £700m between them over the next 12 months. Appearing in front of the digital, culture, media and sport .... more>>
Revealed: the key policies needed to reopen UK gyms and health clubs  
By Tom Walker

VAT rebates and an extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme are among the list of policies the government needs to adopt, in order for the UK's physical activity sector to open in a .... more>>
Leisure industry mourns the death of Steve Franks, CEO of Water Babies  
By Tom Walker

The physical activity sector has been left in shock by news that Steve Franks, the long-serving chief executive of Water Babies, has died following a short illness. Tributes and .... more>>
Commercial landlords banned from aggressive rent collection  
By Tom Walker

Commercial property landlords in the UK will no longer be able to take legal action against tenants who have not paid their rent due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The temporary ban, issued by .... more>>
Reopening gyms: four-stage strategy revealed for UK fitness sector  
By Tom Walker

Plans have been revealed for a four-stage strategy to reopen the UK's physical activity sector, once the government begins to ease the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions. Published by industry .... more>>
Nike and ukactive partner to get kids active through Move Crew programme  
By Tom Walker

ukactive Kids and sports equipment giant Nike have launched a service designed to help children achieve the recommended target of 60 minutes of daily exercise during the COVID-19 lockdown. .... more>>
New COVID-19 distancing guidelines suggested for runners and cyclists 
 
By Liz Terry

Social distancing measures for runners and cyclists need to be greater than for people walking, because of the effects of slipstream, according to a study by the Katholieke Universiteit .... more>>
ukactive says thousands of fitness facilities and 100,000 jobs could disappear without government support  
By Tom Walker

Thousands of UK leisure and fitness facilities could close permanently, as operators struggle to deal with the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown. According to industry body, ukactive, there's .... more>>
UK's DCMS Committee to hear from charities over impact of COVID-19 outbreak  
By Lauren Heath-Jones

The UK's Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (DCMS) will meet this week to hear from charities over the level of government support needed to ensure their survival in the wake of the .... more>>
Coronavirus: Welsh leisure centres and stadiums being converted into hospital wards  
By Tom Walker

Leisure centres and stadiums are being transformed into emergency hospital wards in Wales, as part of measures to tackle the unprecedented challenges placed on the NHS. Selwyn Samuel Centre .... more>>

Features
Sir David Attenborough

People profile:
Sir David Attenborough


David Attenborough and Jumbo the elephant at the American Museum of Natural History
Stefano Boeri

People profile:
Stefano Boeri


Stefano Boeri is working on a number of major green schemes in China
Hybrid fitness

Fitness:
Hybrid fitness


ESPA Life at Corinthia's 'revolutionary' new fitness service, BodySPace
Stephen Hulme

Profile:
Stephen Hulme


We look back on the career of Everyone Active CEO Stephen Hulme
Transforming Istria

Tourism:
Transforming Istria


In Istria, Croatia, tourism firm Maistra is changing the face of hospitality in the region, with a series of intriguing design-led hotels. As its most ambitious hotel project takes shape, Professor Terry Stevens finds out more
Aaron Simpson

Profile:
Aaron Simpson


Quintessentially is an exclusive concierge service for some of the world’s richest people. Co-founder Aaron Simpson reveals what wealthy people want
Mental health

Editor’s letter:
Mental health


Liz Terry shares her thoughts
Ivo Gormley

Social good:
Ivo Gormley


GoodGym founder Ivo Gormley fights back against loneliness in society
Matt Dwyer

People profile:
Matt Dwyer


Matt Dwyer is driving change behind the scenes at the ECB with his 'growth mentality'
Katy Bowman

Interview:
Katy Bowman


In her latest book, the biomechanist and author explains why we need to widen our spectrum of movement and connect with our inner hunter-gatherer
Product news
EGYM launches digital functionality to help gyms adjust to a post lockdown world

EGYM launches digital functionality to help gyms adjust to a post lockdown world

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

As Governments turn attention to a lockdown exit strategy, the world is bracing itself for a ‘new norm’ where social distancing and heightened hygiene requirements become a part of daily life.
 
Crown collaborates on £2m luxury spa at Torbay’s Lincombe Hall hotel

Crown collaborates on £2m luxury spa at Torbay’s Lincombe Hall hotel

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Boutique AA 4-star destination Lincombe Hall Hotel, Torquay, has expanded its leisure provision by unveiling a £2m designated luxury spa.
 
Aberdeen Sports Village puts digital connectivity at its core

Aberdeen Sports Village puts digital connectivity at its core

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

The newly refurbished Aberdeen Sports Village (ASV) has undergone a £500,000 overhaul to enable it to offer a stronger user experience with digital connectivity at its core.
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Matrix Fitness

At Matrix Fitness, our goal is to make innovative commercial fitness equipment that stands out and sets new industry standards.

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02-05 Jun 2020

MIPIM

Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France



04 Jun 2020

SAPCA Annual Golf Day

Marriott Forest of Arden Hotel & Country Club, Birmingham, United Kingdom



06 Jun 2020

Welsh Fitness Expo

Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff,



09 Jun 2020

ISA Summer Business Forum

The Lodge at Ashford Castle, Cong, Ireland



10-12 Jun 2020

Piscina & Wellness Mexico

Centro Citibanamex, Mexico City, Mexico



11 Jun 2020

iConnection event

San Diego Harbor, San Diego, United States



13 Jun 2020

Global Wellness Day

Worldwide, Various,



16-21 Jun 2020

Salone del Mobile

Fiera Milano, Milan, Italy



18-20 Jun 2020

Eco Resort Network

Hotel Rikli Balance Hotel, Bled, Slovenia



22 Jun 2020

World Bathing Day

Worldwide,



22-23 Jun 2020

Wellness Mastermind 2020

Waterstone Resort & Marina, Boca Raton, United States



28 Jun - 01 Jul 2020

Arabian Travel Market

Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates



06-07 Jul 2020

active-net 2020

Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, United Kingdom



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