Untitled Document
22 Jun 2017 Health Club Management Handbook
 
HOME
VIEW DIGITAL EDITION
CONTENTS
PROFILES
BUY HANDBOOK
JOBS
NEWS
BLOG
PRODUCTS
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Current issue
Health Club Handbook

View this issue online
Buy print edition
Download PDF

Previous issues
Health club Handbook
2016 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
Download PDF
Health club Handbook
2015 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
Download PDF
Health club Handbook
2014 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
Download PDF
Health club Handbook
2013 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
Download PDF
Health club Handbook
2012 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
Health club Handbook
2011 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
Health club Handbook
2010 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
Health club Handbook
2009 issue

View issue contents
View this issue online
2017 features
Share this issue
Download PDF
View Turning Pages
Print subscription
 
5   Introduction
Editor’s letter
Two key trends will shape the physical activity sector in 2017, says Kate Cracknell and they complement and oppose each other in equal measure: technology, driving an ‘always on’ culture, and a boom in mindfulness
View on turning pages
View online
 
12   Foresight
Fitness Foresight™
Fitness as entertainment, an insect diet and active education are just some of the key trends, influences and opportunities shaping the health and fitness sector over the coming year – and beyond
View on turning pages
View online
 
24   2017 Events calendar
2017 Events
Key Conferences and events for the health and fitness sector in 2017
View on turning pages
 
30   Industry insights
2017 predictions
What might the coming year bring for the fitness and physical activity sector. We ask our expert panel
View on turning pages
View online
 
36   Industry insights
Connect four
IHRSA’s Kristen Walsh speaks to experts about Millennials, technology, studios and reinvestment
View on turning pages
View online
 
40   Industry insights
300% growth?
What might the coming years bring for the fitness and physical activity sector? We ask our panel of experts
View on turning pages
View online
 
44   Industry insights
A UK perspective
Steven Ward, Executive Director of ukactive, is confident that 2017 will see our sector move forward at an increasingly fast pace
View on turning pages
View online
 
48   Industry insights
Great expectations
Victoria Loomes gives us the lowdown on five consumer trends that should be on your radar in 2017 and beyond
View on turning pages
View online
 
52   Industry insights
Millennial mindset
Imke Schuller of the Futures Company look at how the industry can better connect with Millennials
View on turning pages
View online
 
56   Industry insights
Spa Foresight™ 2017
Our experts examine the trends that will shape the future of the spa and wellness industries
View on turning pages
View online
 
64   Research round-up
Sector statistics
Key facts in the area of health and fitness for adults and children
View on turning pages
 
68   Research round-up
Science snapshots
We round up some of the latest research in the area of health, fitness and wellbeing – including the importance of taking the stairs, being active in pregnancy and short bursts of vigorous exercise
View on turning pages
View online
 
72   Research round-up
One step ahead
Innovations are growing the fitness industry, but more needs to be done to achieve future success. David Minton summarises findings from The Leisure Database Company’s (TLDC) State of the Fitness Industry Report
View on turning pages
View online
 
76   Research round-up
Boutique boom
The boutique studio market continues to grow and evolve, as the Association of Fitness Studios’ report shows. Stephen Tharrett and Mark Williamson tell us more about how this sector is maturing
View on turning pages
View online
 
80   Research round-up
Public image
To stem the tide of the growing obesity epidemic, the sector must raise more informed awareness and better connect this complex health issue with the personal realities of individuals’ lives. Louise Park
View on turning pages
View online
 
 
84   Research round-up
Rapid response
Record, respond, resolve – key stages in a customer feedback system. Leisure-net’s Mike Hill explains why opening up avenues for customer feedback is a great opportunity, not risky business
View on turning pages
View online
 
88   Research round-up
Did you know…?
Dr Melvyn Hillsdon and Dr Paul Bedford share their lessons for boosting member retention, based on their latest studies. Members who work out with a partner or buddy and receive fitness staff interaction are more likely to stay
View on turning pages
View online
 
92   Who's who
UK operators
An A–Z listing of key UK operators, including CEO information and plans for 2017
View on turning pages
 
126   Who's who
European operators
Who’s blazing a trail in your market? We round up a selection of leading operators in Europe
View on turning pages
 
142   Who's who
The age of independents
A selection of innovative projects from independent operators
View on turning pages
View online
 
148   Products & Services
Company profiles
Information on leading fitness suppliers and training providers
View on turning pages
 
226   Products & Services
Industry organisations
Key trade bodies in an A–Z listing
View on turning pages
 
230   Products & Services
Product selector
Products and service suppliers listed by category
View on turning pages
 
238   Products & Services
Supplier contact book
Contact details for suppliers and service providers across the sector
View on turning pages

Published by The Leisure Media Company, Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | Advertise | © Cybertrek Ltd