News: Education

New UNSW study shows effectiveness of strength training for fat loss

A new UNSW study published this week in Sports Medicine shows something that many in the fitness industry would already be aware of - the effectiveness of strength/weight training for fat…

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Sep 22, 2021 Education / Fitness /


Surf Life Saving NSW begins next phase of training program with Korean Lifesaving Association

Surf Life Saving NSW begins the second half of Phase 1 of a Lifeguard Training, Community Water Safety and Drowning Prevention Education Program in conjunction with the Korean Lifesaving…

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Sep 11, 2021 Education / Recreation / Safety / Sport /


Mindbody recognises ‘We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym’

Leading activity sector technology platform, Mindbody is pleased to recognise the inclusive We Rock The Spectrum Kid's Gym for the company’s dedication to Mindbody’s core…

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Sep 10, 2021 Education / Fitness / Play / Wellness /


Submissions invited for Dunedin’s 2022 hosting of the World Leisure Congress

Set to be held in the New Zealand city of Dunedin from 12th to 16th December next year, the 17th World Leisure Congress 2022 is inviting special session and abstract presentation…

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Sep 3, 2021 Education / Environment / Recreation / Sport /


UNSW sociologist advises it’s time to drop the moral panic about fatness

Sociologist Deborah Lupton - a UNSW SHARP professor and author of the book 'Fat' – will tonight be speaking about fatness on a new SBS documentary, ‘What Do Australians…

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Sep 1, 2021 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


Vietnam’s Alma Resort uses Australian digital training platform Typsy to upskill staff

This month, the Alma Resort on Vietnam’s Cam Ranh peninsula, has partnered with Australian-founded company Typsy – a leading global digital hospitality training platform - to…

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Sep 1, 2021 Education / Hospitality / Tourism /


Power Plate appoints Clare Hozack as latest Women’s Health Ambassador

Clare Hozack has been named Power Plate's latest Women’s Health Ambassador to use the platform to create more awareness of often overlooked aspects of fitness and…

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Sep 1, 2021 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


IHRSA 2021 Convention goes hybrid

In light of the challenging global health crisis, The International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) has decided to reinforce their 2021 Convention by going hybrid from…

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Aug 30, 2021 Education / Events / Fitness / Wellness /



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