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WIFA and Sport Alliance invite input to global survey on gender diversity and equity in the fitness industry

Germany-based software company Sport Alliance, together with the Women in Fitness Association (WIFA), are asking fitness industry professionals and stakeholders participate in a survey to…

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Feb 28, 2022 Fitness / Safety / Security /


FINA cancels World Junior Championships in Russia

World swimming governing body FINA has called off the World Junior Swimming Championships that were set to take place in Kazan, Russia, in late August, in light of Russia's invasion of…

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Feb 27, 2022 Aquatics / Events / Security / Sport /


Beijing 2022 Olympic Villages open and welcoming athletes from around the world

The Beijing 2022 Olympic Villages are now officially open, welcoming the world’s top winter sports athletes to Beijing, Zhangjiakou and Yanqing ahead of this year’s Games, which…

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Jan 31, 2022 Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /


Ezypay passes milestone of 25 years of subscription payments

Leading industry payment company has announced that it has achieved a major milestone - 25 years of subscription payments. The privately owned payments company, founded by gym owner George…

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Jan 25, 2022 Billing / Fitness / Security / Technology /


Looking forward to a safe, healthy and prosperous 2022 for us all

Celebrations are underway across the world to welcome in the New Year. Celebrations in many parts of the world have been muted for the second year running, with governments in many…

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Jan 1, 2022 ByNigel Benton Entertainment / Events / Safety / Security /


New sterilisation technology to aid public libraries’ hygiene

With Coronavirus having highlighted the need for hygiene in public spaces, libraries have faced a particular challenge in keep their books - which pass through multiple hands while on loan…

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Dec 20, 2021 Education / Safety / Security / Technology /


FIFA and the United Nations to launch network to tackle sexual abuse in sport

World football governing body FIFA and the United Nations are to create a global investigative network intended to tackle sexual abuse across all sports. As reported by UK newspaper The…

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Dec 9, 2021 Legal / Safety / Security / Sport /


Uncertainty over status of Chinese tennis star set to impact major sporting events

Uncertainty surrounding the whereabouts and wellbeing of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai is impacting international sport with the potential that the Women’s Tennis Association may…

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Nov 22, 2021 Government / Safety / Security / Sport /



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