Keiser UK has appointed Neil Troutman as new master instructor, tasked with building a team of master instructors to deliver Keiser’s M Series and Air training courses. In addition, he will be .... More>>
The £8bn (US$13bn, €10bn) redevelopment of London's iconic Battersea Power Station has received another boost after the Frank Gehry and Norman Foster-designed mixed-use high street won planning approval.
The phase three plans – which will see a new pedestrian high street running from Battersea Park Road to the existing .... More>>
The latest fitness trend to hit London is mixed-gender naked yoga classes. Actor Matthew McConaughey and pop artist Lady Gaga are said to be fans of the liberating exercise, which supposedly helps .... More>>
Cambridge City Football Club (CCFC) has been given the green light to build a 3,000-capacity community stadium in Sawston, Cambridgeshire.
The club is now free to start construction work following .... More>>
The last surviving battleship of the First World War is to be transformed into a £12m (US$19.3m, €15.1m) floating museum, dedicated to the history of the vessel.
With the majority of funding supplied by the Heritage .... More>>
Sport should seize the moment and utilise “window of opportunity” to harness technology and get more people involved in sport, according to a new report.
The Future Trends - Innovating to Grow .... More>>
A study will begin in the US this December to test the effectiveness of yoga in tackling the inflammation commonly suffered by cancer patients, caused either by tumours or treatments.
A form of yoga therapy, developed at the University of Rochester Medical Center, .... More>>
A new £2m programme using sport to improve the lives of people with mental health problems will be launched in England next year (2015).
The first of its kind in size and scope, the initiative will .... More>>
Traditional health clubs offering a broad selection of activities at a mid-range price are at serious risk of having their business ‘salami-sliced’ away by specialised competitors.
That was the .... More>>
Haworth Tompkins’ Everyman Theatre has beaten the likes of the London Aquatic Centre and the Shard to be crowned this year's RIBA Stirling Prize winner. The London-based practice had to fight off .... More>>
The Isle of Wight is turning its tourism focus from promoting its ‘Dinosaur Island’ campaign – which has been active for the past two years – to a new campaign putting the Garden Isle’s landscape at .... More>>
Health & Fitness Nordic Company CEO Olav Thorstad was presented with the EU Club Leadership Award 2014 during the 14th Annual IHRSA European Congress in Amsterdam this morning (17 October).
Announcing the award, IHRSA president and CEO Joe Moore praised Thorstad for his efforts to advance both .... More>>
Leisure operator GLL is in the mood for celebration after picking up two major contracts in quick succession.
The not-for-profit leisure provider has been awarded long-term leases for six of Swindon’s leisure facilities – joining the Oasis Leisure Centre which it already runs in Swindon. From 1 .... More>>
A supporters group for Newcastle United Football Club has won its bid to protect the club’s home ground of St James’ Park in case the stadium is ever put up for sale.
The application by the .... More>>
The International Spa Association (ISPA) Foundation has announced the second recipient of the Dr Howard Murad Research Grant at the 24th annual ISPA Conference & Expo, which has just taken place in Las Vegas, US, between 13-15 October.
Dr Rashmi Mullur of Los Angeles, US, will receive US$45,000 .... More>>
The 14th IHRSA European Congress gets underway in Amsterdam today (16 October) with delegates arriving for an action-packed four days of networking and discussions.
More than 500 health and fitness .... More>>
More than 600 primary schools in England have now received grants from Sport England’s £18m Primary Spaces fund to improve their outdoor sports facilities.
Out of the 600, around 100 schools have already completed .... More>>
The five-star Lough Erne Resort in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland – which in 2013 hosted G8 leaders including US president Barack Obama and Russian president Vladimir Putin – has been sold to a US .... More>>
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