News: Fitness

New study show that physical inactivity remains a global pandemic

A newly released study published in prestigious medical journal The Lancet shows that much more need to be done to address physical inactivity worldwide, with adolescents and people living…

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Jul 23, 2021 Education / Fitness / Recreation / Wellness /


Worldwide revenue from fitness apps to reach almost US$30 billion by 2025

Newly released data from online education provide TradingPlatforms suggests that global revenue from fitness apps is experiencing a 34.4% growth during 2021 and will reach US$13.54 billion,…

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Jul 21, 2021 Finance / Fitness / Retail / Technology /


Lift Brands honours Snap Fitness and 9Round franchisees and employees at APAC region awards

Lift Brands has announced the winners of its annual achievement awards in the APAC region, celebrating successful Snap Fitness and 9Round franchisees. Recognising innovative approaches to…

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Jul 20, 2021 Fitness / Marketing /


New York Stock Exchange listing sees F45 valued at more than US$1.5 billion

Australian founded F45 Training has made a spectacular debut on the New York Stock Exchange with the company valued around $2 billion ($US1.46 billion) at the close of business. Making its…

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Jul 16, 2021 Finance / Fitness /


Wexer makes new appointment to drive business development

Digital fitness expert Wexer has announced the appointment of Jake Shand as its new US Head of Business Development. An experienced senior marketer with a strong track record in managing,…

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Jul 15, 2021 Fitness / Marketing / Technology /


Adelaide based women’s health and fitness platform acquired by iFIT

Sweat – a leading platform for women's health and fitness based in Adelaide - has been acquired by iFIT Health & Fitness Inc (iFIT), a global leader in connected fitness…

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Jul 14, 2021 Finance / Fitness / Technology /


South Korean Government bans high tempo music in Seoul gyms

Gyms in South Korea's capital Seoul and its surrounding region have been that they should not play music with a tempo higher than 120 beats per minute (BPM), in order to limit the…

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Jul 14, 2021 Fitness / Government / Safety / Wellness /


F45 Training moving towards New York Stock Exchange listing with potential US$1.5 billion valuation

Australian-founded fitness franchise F45 Training is moving towards a listing on the New York Stock Exchange with a potential valuation of more than US$1.5 billion in its initial public…

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Jul 7, 2021 Finance / Fitness /



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