News: Fitness

Pure Fitness opens two new Hong Kong centres and launches online classes

With gyms in Hong Kong once again operating – with Coronavirus safety measures including partitions between exercisers – local brand Pure Fitness has highlighted confidence in…

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Jun 24, 2020 Fitness / Safety / Technology /


Les Mills sees 700% rise in users in the Middle East during Coronavirus crisis

Fitness platform Les Mills has experienced a 700% rise in users in the Middle East and 800% rise globally since the beginning of the Coronavirus crisis, according to Glen Stollery, Chief…

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Jun 22, 2020 Fitness / Safety / Technology / Wellness /


Coronavirus sees more people running

Research from global sports brand ASICS suggests that with fitness and sports facilities closed during the Coronavirus pandemic "the world has fallen in love with running". The…

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Jun 22, 2020 Fitness / Retail / Sport /


Dubai Sports Council allows fitness centres to operate at full capacity

As the Emirate further relaxes its COVID-19 restrictions, Coronavirus regulations for fitness centres and gyms in Dubai have been relaxed allowing them to operate at full capacity, The…

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Jun 19, 2020 Fitness / Government / Safety / Sport / Wellness /


Dubai gyms close permanently as Coronavirus impacts UAE fitness sector

The Coronavirus shutdown has seen at least five gyms in Dubai permanently ceasing operations. Closed for over two months in line with United Arab Emirates Government safety measures to…

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Jun 17, 2020 Finance / Fitness /


Collective Wellness Group appoints Nicole Noye as Chief Executive

Leading health and fitness franchise management company, Collective Wellness Group (CWG) has announced the appointment of Nicole Noye as their Chief Executive. From 25th June 2020, Noye…

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Jun 16, 2020 Fitness / Wellness /


F45 Training partners with Glofox for international franchisee expansion

Gym management software platform Glofox, has today announced a partnership with F45 Training, one of the fastest-growing fitness franchors. The partnership will see the Glofox software…

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Jun 11, 2020 Fitness / Marketing /


CrossFit Chief Executive ‘retires’ following backlash over comments about George Floyd’s death

With numerous partners and affiliates severing their links with the company, CrossFit Chief Executive Greg Glassman has reportedly stepped down and retired from the exercise regimen he…

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Jun 10, 2020 Finance / Fitness / Marketing /



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