Posts tagged “Budget clubs”

energie enter budget gym segment with launch of fitless

I can exclusively reveal that energie fitness clubs has launched fitless, the UK's latest budget or 'low-frills' gym. David Beattie, formerly of David LLoyd Leisure and one of the founders of energie is leading the project. The fitless clubs model is based on 'micro-sized' budget clubs starting from 2,500 sq ft ...

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The low-cost (budget) health club gains momentum in the UK

Below is an excerpt from my current budget health clubs article for Leisure Report Journal. -------------------------------------------- I can vividly recall the discussion with the Chief Executive of Holmes Place PLC. ‘I have put together an exciting deal for a purpose-designed club to form part of a stunning new college development in Newbury. ...

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These budget gyms are like buses

>You wait ten years and then three budget brands all come along at the same time! 'The Gym' is the latest budget club which opens in Middlesex at the end of June 2008. John Treharne, formerly of Dragons is the CEO. The price point is set at £9.99, pegged at ...

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JJB Fitness Clubs enter budget club market

>So more companies are now entering the UK budget or low-cost health club segment after JJB announced their new mifit brand. The brand launches in Cardiff later this year. I can exclusively reveal that memberships will be offered at £9.95 per month.Barry Aspinall, Managing Director comments:‘We’ve been training staff ready ...

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Health Club Management Magazine Talkback – Budget Health Clubs

I was recently invited by Health Club Management magazine to comment on the following question: Will budget health club chains change the face of the industry? Yes and this is why. Consumers have been enjoying budget goods and services for over a decade; EasyJet is already twelve years old. Consumers have now ...

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A Low-cost (budget) health club coming your way soon

I popped down to see the FitSpace low-cost health club in Bournemouth (South coast of England) recently and was very impressed by its simplicity. Daryl, a second-year University Astrophysicist (when he wasn’t wrestling with the complexities of the galaxy, he doubled up as a part time Duty Manager) looked calm ...

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