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Female Gym Supervisor
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Company: LSE Students' Union
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Become a Gym Instructor - guaranteed interviews!
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Duty Managers
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Location:Bristol, United Kingdom
Company: Parkwood Leisure
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Sales and Marketing Manager
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Location:Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Company: Parkwood Leisure
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Fitness Instructor
Salary: £4.18 - £6.31 per hour
Location:North Devon, United Kingdom
Company: Parkwood Leisure
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Fitness First Middle East
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Company: Premier Training International Ltd
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Become a LES MILLS Exercise to Music Instructor!
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PT Hammersmith and North Finchley
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Team Leader
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Location:Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Company: Erewash Borough Council
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02 Sep 2014
Work on York's £37m stadium project to start in 2015
Work on a £37m sports stadium to house both York City Football Club and the York City Knights Rugby League team is set to start in May, after more than a year of delays, from plans which date back to 2009. More>>
02 Sep 2014
Club Managers Association names Michael Braidwood new director of education
The Club Managers Association of Europe (CMAE) has appointed Michael Braidwood as its new director of education, charged with overseeing the roll-out of a new educational pathway. More>>
02 Sep 2014
Nearly half of 16-year-old girls put off sport by ‘ugly’ PE kit
Almost half of UK 16-year-old girls say their fondness for sport and activity is being hampered by having to wear their school PE kit, according to new research. More>>
01 Sep 2014
English Premier League transfer spending "close to £1bn"
The collective buying power of English Premier League clubs remains unrivalled, making the competition the richest football league in the world. More>>
29 Aug 2014
CIMSPA embarks on new partnership with IQL and IoS
The Chartered Institute for Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) has announced a new partnership with aquatics bodies the Institute of Qualified Lifeguards (IQL) and the Institute of Swimming (IoS) to deliver its pool plant operator qualifications. More>>
28 Aug 2014
Ryder Cup invests in RFID fan technology
Fans attending The 2014 Ryder Cup in Gleneagles, Scotland next month are set to enjoy one of the most technologically advanced golf events in history, thanks to the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology. More>>
28 Aug 2014
International Rugby Board to rebrand as World Rugby
The International Rugby Board (IRB) will renamed World Rugby later this year, as part of a major rebranding programme. More>>
27 Aug 2014
Equipment from Glasgow 2014 distributed to boost grassroots sport
More than £600,000 worth of sports equipment used at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games will be distributed across Scotland as part of legacy plans to help the country’s grassroots sport. More>>
27 Aug 2014
60,000 UK youngsters take part in activity initiative targeting deprived areas
Approximately 7,500 trained sports leaders helped over 61,000 young people run, jump, skip and dance their way to activity participation this summer as part of a widespread schools initiative. More>>
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01-03 Sep 2014
4th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise
Loughborough University Loughborough
United Kingdom
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02-04 Sep 2014
IOG Saltex
The Royal Windsor Racecourse Windsor
United Kingdom
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02-04 Sep 2014
PlayFair 2014
Windsor Racecourse Windsor
United Kingdom
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06-10 Sep 2014
Soccerex Global Convention
Manchester Central Convention Complex Manchester
United Kingdom
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07-12 Sep 2014
2014 World Leisure Congress
Arthur R. Outlaw Mobile Convention Center and the University of South Alabama Mobile Bay
United States
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08-09 Sep 2014
Event Organisers Summit
Hilton London Wembley Wembley
United Kingdom
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09 Sep 2014
European Sport Development Network 2014
University of Wolverhampton Walsall
United Kingdom
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10-11 Sep 2014
Health+Fitness Business Expo & Interbike Expo
Mandalay Bay Convention Center Las Vegas
United States
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10-11 Sep 2014
APSE Annual Seminar 2014
Nottingham Ice Arena Nottingham

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17-20 Sep 2014
GaLaBau
Nuremberg Exhibition Centre Nuremberg
Germany
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18 Sep 2014
Active by Design summit
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre London
United Kingdom
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24 Sep 2014
Postgraduate Open Evening - Bucks New Uni
Buckinghamshire New University High Wycombe
United Kingdom
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Rhyl Coastal Facilities Expressions of Interest
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Company:Denbighshire County Council
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Leisure Contract Briefing Day
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Company:London Borough of Havering
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Tender for the sole concession to trade in ice creams, cold drinks and confectionery
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Adventure Play and Day Nursery - Freehold
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Attractive Mixed Holiday Park Within Beautiful Tourist Location For Sale
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Technogym wins Rio Olympics supply contract

With two years to go to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Technogym has been selected as the official fitness equipment supplier for all athletic preparation centres. It is the sixth Olympic partnership for Technogym following on from Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, Turin 2006, Beijing 2008 and London 2012, and the fifth consecutive for the Summer Games. More>>
  Technogym wins Rio Olympics supply contract
One card solution for Newcastle University  
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One card solution for Newcastle University
Newcastle University recently upgraded its 400sq m, 125- station gym with Precor equipment and its cloud-based Preva networked fitness. The upgrade is in line with the university’s digital interactive strategy, which promotes the use of digital media and interaction with students. With over 20,000 students, providing students with technologically advanced equipment was a key requirement. More>>
Wibit’s new range brings pools of all depths and sizes to life
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Wibit’s new range brings pools of all depths and sizes to life

Wibit Sports, the market leader in inflatable water sports products, has recently introduced some great new products to cater for leisure pools of all different sizes and depths. More>>
 
Life Fitness appoints Basildon’s Ripped Gym as Hammer Strength centre
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Life Fitness appoints Basildon’s Ripped Gym as Hammer Strength centre

Life Fitness has appointed the Basildon branch of Ripped Gym as one of its elite Hammer Strength Training Centres following a major new installation worth about £300,000. More>>
 
Addgards makes branded wet wipe stations for all UK Active4Less gyms
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Addgards makes branded wet wipe stations for all UK Active4Less gyms

Addgards has been commissioned by Active4Less to produce wet wipe stations for all its UK gyms, featuring its corporate colours and logos. More>>
New Holland machines used to help upgrade Millennium Stadium surface

A groundcare team from New Holland dealership JG Plant has removed the last fully grass surface at Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium. The Heineken Cup final on 24 May was the last event to take place before a modern, semi-synthetic replacement surface was laid. More>>
  New Holland machines used to help upgrade Millennium Stadium surface
LED light has a fluorescent feeling
 
LED light has a fluorescent feeling
An exterior LED luminaire that delivers the look and feel of a fluorescent fixture – but still delivers efficiencies of more than 60 per cent compared to T8 fluorescent equivalents – has been launched. 8point3 LED’s new Sabre Claris luminaire has been designed to combine the benefits of remote phosphor with the unique delivery system. More>>
TMD supplies range of uniforms for BH Live
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TMD supplies range of uniforms for BH Live

Christchurch-based uniform and branded merchandise supplier Taylor Made Designs (TMD) supplies uniforms to leisure management companies all over the UK and is widely regarded as a market leader in the sector. More>>
 
UK Sport enlists Wattbike in search for Olympic champions
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UK Sport enlists Wattbike in search for Olympic champions

UK Sport, the agency responsible for investing in high performance sport, is searching to find the next generation of Olympic champions and has turned to the Wattbike for assistance. More>>
 
Small sided footballers get tactics and fitness advice on new online hub
Small sided footballers get tactics and fitness advice on new online hub

An online hub offering advice on tactics, technique, nutrition and fitness for 5-a-side and 7-a-side football players and teams has been developed by Mitre Sports International. More>>
Replay value for Sussex club’s tennis courts

Two artificial tennis courts at a Sussex club have been restored to ‘as new’ condition following work carried out by Replay Maintenance. The company’s ‘Rejuvenation’ process aims to restore sand-filled synthetic surfaces to peak performance and appearance, saving on both the time and cost of replacing the carpet. More>>
  Replay value for Sussex club’s tennis courts
Customer feedback solution aims to disrupt the market
Customer feedback solution aims to disrupt the market

Anytime Fitness Basingstoke has trialled a new customer feedback solution called RatingsPlus ahead of its official launch later this year. More>>
 
Calorex supports children’s swim school pool
Calorex supports children’s swim school pool

A Calorex dehumidifier is maintaining ideal swimming conditions at a new swim school pool in Hull. The Vaporex 55 wall mounted dehumidifier recirculates the air and physically removes moisture from it. More>>
 
PSD announces new Eliet overseeder
PSD announces new Eliet overseeder

Distributor PSD Groundscare has announced the launch of a new overseeder from Eliet. The DZC 600 has been designed to make high tech overseeding possible at an affordable price. More>>
GLL invests in Legend technology  
GLL invests in Legend technology
Leisure trust GLL has extended its contract with software provider Legend Club Management Systems. Legend software was initially installed across the GLL estate at the end of 2010 on a four-year contract, and this term has now been extended until 2016. The company provides GLL with its core business system. More>>
Rugby star Moody lends support to hot new product
Rugby star Moody lends support to hot new product

A new thermal support harnesses the power of body heat in order to aid recovery and provide pain relief. Former England rugby captain Lewis Moody has endorsed the product – Fireactiv. More>>
 
First Aid for rising energy bills
First Aid for rising energy bills

Utility Bidder is offering its First Aid service to help businesses find the most competitive energy deals on the market. More>>
 
Contract wins for Athletics Direct
Contract wins for Athletics Direct

Athletics Direct won a recent contract to supply equipment at Jessica Ennis-Hill’s new home stadium. The refurbished Woodbourn Road Stadium in Sheffield has been upgraded. More>>
Ooyala powers Arsenal’s video success
Arsenal Football Club has successfully improved its online video service after partnering with Ooyala. The club transferred to a free, subscription-based service in order to benefit from the advanced analytics it would provide, such as where its fans were located, enabling the club to make key business decisions. Arsenal’s partnership with Ooyala focused on providing creative and valuable content. More>>
  Ooyala powers Arsenal’s video success
Beet It bar an easier to consume alternative to shots  
Beet It bar an easier to consume alternative to shots
James White Drinks has developed a nutrition bar for its Beet It range combining beetroot with oats. The Beet It Sport Pro- Elite bar is designed to deliver the same natural dietary nitrate dose – 400mg – as the Beet It Sport shot in the range, but in an easier to consume format. More>>
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Octane machines help drive Germany’s World Cup win
Octane machines help drive Germany’s World Cup win
World Cup winners Germany were famously the only team at the tournament to create their own purpose-built training base – and one of the secrets to their success was the use of Octane Fitness’ Pro4700 elliptical machines. More>>
Compression shorts target groin injury prevention
Compression shorts target groin injury prevention
Groin specialist Jerry Gilmore has created new compression shorts designed to help prevent and manage injuries in this part of the body. More>>
 
Ipswich Town boosted by payroll solution
Ipswich Town boosted by payroll solution
Bond Teamspirit’s integrated payroll and HR software has now been in use at Ipswich Town Football Club for the past decade, with new legislation successfully adhered to last season. More>>
 
Innovative rebound walls bring tennis to a new audience
Innovative rebound walls bring tennis to a new audience
UK-based company Rebo is launching a new tennis training and play tool that aims to bring the game to more people across the country. More>>
Puma seeks UK brand expansion with Nova partnership
Puma is to become the official sportswear and merchandise supplier for Nova International’s Great Run Series after the two companies concluded a partnership deal. The sports company is aiming to enhance its athletics business in the UK. “This new partnership with Nova International is an important one for us,” said Paul Spencer, general manager Puma UK, Ireland and Benelux. More>>
  Puma seeks UK brand expansion with Nova partnership
Pulse targets gym start-ups with equipment hire initiative
Pulse targets gym start-ups with equipment hire initiative
Operator, developer and supplier Pulse Fitness has launched a new equipment hire scheme allowing health clubs to rent a range of pre-owned gym apparatus for their establishments. More>>
 
Mark Harrod: A terrific ten years
Mark Harrod: A terrific ten years
It’s been quite a decade for Mark Harrod Ltd. Founded in 2004, the business has constantly grown to the point where it now supplies sport’s elite. More>>
 
The secret weapons of successful sports training
The secret weapons of successful sports training
A high-quality and portable personal care brand for active people has been launched. Secret Training has been created by Tim Lawson – founder of nutrition brand Science in Sport (SiS). More>>
Smith Construction launches polymeric division  
Smith Construction launches polymeric division
Civil engineering and construction company Smith Construction has set up a new division focused solely on polymeric surfaces. Smith Polymeric is able to undertake full design and build contracts for the installation of new events areas, track repairs, track cleaning and full maintenance programmes. All work will be carried out by trained installers. More>>
 
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Orbserts – a new disposable pod concept
Spapliance has launched the concept of ‘Orbserts’ – disposable aluminium ‘pods’ pre-filled with skincare products.



 
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Voya partners with luxury Maldives island resort spa
Irish beauty and skincare company Voya has announced a new partnership with Varu Spa at the 5-star Kandolhu Island Resort in the Maldives.



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Infrared heating gives pilates classes a sunny disposition
Five Infrarad heaters are creating the ideal temperature at classes at the Love Pilates studio in Glasgow.



 
green-kit


Comfortable climate for zoo animals
The IMC Group has provided a temperature monitoring initiative to Paignton Zoo in Devon, UK to ensure animals are kept in the best possible conditions without compromising energy efficiency.



 
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Manchester City transfers success on the pitch to the kitchen
Manchester City Football Club is seeking to become a champion in hospitality as well as on the pitch after installing a smart kitchen automation solution from Call Systems Technology.



 
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Gyms get in the Zone Match
Myzone has recently launched Zone Match, a game- based group cardio class for the gym floor.



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Riders come face to face with dinosaurs in Simworx’s new immersive tunnel
Simworx has opened its first “immersive tunnel” ride as part of a new attraction at the Movie Park Germany theme park.



 
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Gateway provides ticketing solutions at newly-opened human rights centre
A strong reputation and the ability to scale up were cited as the reasons for Gateway Ticketing Systems’ contract win at The National Center for Civil and Human Rights.



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SISIS turf machines swing into action at The Belfry
The Belfry golf resort has selected SISIS’ turf maintenance machinery. The ‘Megaslit’ and ‘Multislit’ tractor mounted deep slitters will be used to maintain the greens, surrounds, approaches and fairways on all three of the PGA courses at the resort.



 
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Tennis court becomes play installation at Gold Coast
Australian Waterslides & Leisure has completed a KIPS (Kids Interactive Play Structure) installation at Turtle Beach Resort on the Gold Coast, Australia.




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