News: Fitness

Research suggests face masks are safe to wear during intense exercise

Face masks can be worn safely during intense exercise and could reduce the risk of COVID-19 spreading at indoor gyms, according to preliminary research findings released in Italy.…

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Mar 8, 2021 Fitness / Safety / Wellness /

 
 

Obesity Policy Coalition releases report ‘Brands off our kids’ on World Obesity Day

Today on World Obesity Day, the Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) has released ‘Brands off our kids!’, a report highlighting the tactics used by the processed food industry to…

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Mar 4, 2021 Education / Fitness / Marketing / Wellness /

 
 

SweatWorks appoints Alex Peacock as Chief Commercial Officer

SweatWorks - a US based leading digital technology agency for the fitness and wellness industry – is expanding its executive team with the appointment of industry veteran, Alex…

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Mar 4, 2021 Fitness / Technology / Wellness /

 
 

Sunway Resort to showcase visionary design and futuristic technology

Sunway Resort (previously known as Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa), the flagship five-star property at Sunway City Kuala Lumpur, has embarked on a landmark US $60 million transformation that…

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Mar 3, 2021 Design / Fitness / Hospitality / Technology / Wellness /

 
 

Transaction Services Group to be merged with US-based payment solutions provider Clearent

Private equity firm Advent International has announced the merger of two of its portfolio companies, Transaction Services Group - the global provider of business management software and…

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Mar 1, 2021 Billing / Finance / Fitness / Technology /

 
 

International webinar sees industry experts outline role of technology in fitness’ future

Industry leaders from Virtuagym, CLMBR, Life Fitness and Matrix have suggested that the future holds exciting opportunities for gym owners and personal trainers. Speaking last week during…

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Feb 26, 2021 Fitness / Marketing / Recreation / Technology / Wellness /

 
 

FIBO 2021 postponed again and will now run in November 2021

Having once again taken into consideration the current developments on COVID-19 and to improve planning certainty for exhibitors and visitors, the organisers of Germany's FIBO, the…

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Feb 25, 2021 Education / Events / Fitness / Wellness /

 
 

UFC Gym prepares to open first Abu Dhabi club

Abu Dhabi’s links with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brand are set to expand with the Emirate’s first UFC Gym set to open next month. Having hosted the UFC’s…

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Feb 23, 2021 ByNigel Benton Events / Fitness / Retail /

 
 

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