News: Education

Australian health leaders contribute to WHO’s revised global recommendations for physical activity

University of Southern Queensland’s Professor Stuart Biddle was one of three Australians among 27 international experts chosen by the World Health Organization (WHO) to be involved in…

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Nov 26, 2020 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


Global Sports Week to be staged in physical and digital formats in 2021

The organisers of Global Sports Week have announced that its 2021 edition will mix “physical and digital experiences” when it is held from 1st to 5th February next year. The…

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Nov 23, 2020 Education / Events / Sport /


IHRSA survey highlights users’ sentiments on the essential role of fitness clubs

A new survey undertaken by the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) – ‘The COVID Era Fitness Consumer’ discusses American health club user…

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Nov 22, 2020 Education / Fitness / Safety / Wellness /


UNSW researcher highlights the benefits of HIIT

A University of NSW Sydney exercise physiology researcher has this week highlighted how the benefits of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) have become clearer in recent years with…

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Nov 20, 2020 Education / Fitness /


Samoa Tourism Authority launches new virtual exchange program

The Samoa Tourism Authority (STA) has launched the South Pacific Tourism Virtual Exchange Program and is calling on fellow Australian tourism, hospitality and social media specialists and…

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Nov 19, 2020 Education / Hospitality / Tourism /


AIF renews and strengthens partnership with Les Mills Asia Pacific

The Australian Institute of Fitness (AIF), the nation’s leading fitness professional training organisation, has renewed and reinforced its partnership with group fitness and team…

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Nov 17, 2020 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


Olympic Council of Asia looks to third Asian Youth Games in 2021

The Olympic Council of Asia is aiming for the third edition of its Asian Youth Games in Shantou, China to be much more than a sports event for the continent’s top young athletes.…

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Nov 17, 2020 Education / Events / Sport /


Health2Sync study reveals benefits of fitbit wearable device integration with diabetes care

Health2Sync, the largest diabetes management platform in Asia (excluding China), has announced the results of their clinical study in Taiwan, demonstrating that combining Fitbit…

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Nov 15, 2020 Education / Fitness / Technology / Wellness /



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