Presentations by Ray Algar

Invitation to give a talk at TaiSPO Fitness Industry Forum in Taiwan

During March I was invited to be one of two international speakers for the TaiSPO 2016 Fitness Industry and Fitness Club Management Forum held in Taipei, Taiwan. This annual event is organised by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council and the Management Forum is designed to give attendees a deeper, ...

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FIBO Innovation Tour with EuropeActive

The FIBO Innovation Tour is an annual event coordinated by EuropeActive. This year the tour visited five countries and I was invited to deliver a keynote talk as part of a series of five, one day events. Starting in Turkey, the tour then went to Russia, Poland, Italy before concluding in Sweden. ...

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Leisure Industry Week Presentation by Ray Algar

Below is a copy of the presentation I delivered at Leisure Industry Week in Birmingham during September 2015. The presentation theme was looking at how the health and fitness industry is evolving and how a wide range of fitness substitutes are challenging legacy clubs.   Jak Phillips from the Leisure Media Company ...

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Leisure Industry Week Presentation by Ray Algar — UK

Below is a copy of the presentation I delivered at Leisure Industry Week in Birmingham during September 2015. The presentation theme was looking at how the health and fitness industry is evolving and how a wide range of fitness substitutes are challenging legacy clubs.   Jak Phillips from the Leisure Media Company ...

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Rise of the Boutique Fitness Studio

During October, I was invited to speak at the IHRSA European Congress held in Amsterdam. The Congress brings together each year around 600 senior fitness industry players from 35 countries. The focus of my presentation was the emergence of boutique fitness studios which are popping up in the UK. Think ...

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Brief presentation of Fitness Sector Social Good Report

On 28 May 2014 I was invited to the offices of ukactive in London to present a short overview of my new report to the communications forum. The comms' forum is a quarterly event that brings together marketing representatives from the UK fitness sector along with journalists to discuss emerging ...

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Video interview – Mercado Fitness TV

Following my two talks to the IHRSA Brasil Conference in Sao Paulo, I was interviewed by Mercado Fitness TV, based in Argentina. Here is the video:

Video interview – Mercado Fitness TV

Following a recent visit to the IHRSA Brasil Conference in Sao Paulo, I was interviewed by Mercado Fitness TV, based in Argentina. Here is the video:

Qual é o propósito central da sua academia e o que ela representa?

apresentação pela Ray Algar IHRSA/Fitness Brasil Sao Paulo 2012       Qual é o propósito central da sua academia e o que ela representa? from Ray Algar

Como as academias de baixo custo estão transformando o mercado global de academias

This presentation was delivered to Brazilian health and fitness operators in Sao Paulo during 2012. The presentation is available for download and purchase from the Oxygen Knowledge Store.