Technogym
Technogym
Technogym
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
LimbPower (Charity CIO)
£24,000-£28,000pa
Home-based, remote work with national travel required
Caterham School
from £32,000 + pension + benefits
Caterham, Surrey
Everyone Active
Competitive rates of pay
South Oxhey Leisure Centre, Watford
star job
The Pickaquoy Centre
£34,544pa (pending pay award) + Local Govt pension + benefits
Orkney, Scotland
New Hall School
£25,000pa-£29,000pa (year-round role)
Chelmsford, Essex

Global fitness industry gets back to live events

The global health and fitness industry is returning to a busy programme of live trade shows
The period follows an 18-month stint in which the pandemic disrupted gatherings
IHRSA SMART Summit will be held in tandem with FitnessConnected in Germany in November
FIT Summit will host an event in Singapore in December
Job opportunities
Your Trust Rochdale
£44,625 - £49,969pa + pension + benefits
location: Rochdale, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
more jobs

The global health and fitness industry is returning to a busy programme of live trade shows and industry events, following an 18-month period in which the pandemic disrupted gatherings.

This week has seen the 40th Annual IHRSA International Convention & Trade Show (IHRSA 2021) take place in Dallas, Texas, US, offering both an in-person and virtual programme and visitor experience.

This will be followed by the ​​Inaugural IHRSA SMART Summit, which will be held in Munich on 17-19 November.

The SMART Summit will be organised in tandem with FitnessConnected 2021, a new international trade show for the sector, which will take place at the same venue from 18-20 November.

A pure B2B trade show, FitnessConnected will have a focus on Europe and is part of the ISPO-Network and is headed by industry veteran Ralph Scholz, who previously was event director of FIBO from 2013 to 2017.

According to Scholz, the connection between the two events will make it possible to "improve the transfer of know-how" between the markets in Europe, the U.S. and globally to give the fitness industry new impetus for growth.

"I am particularly proud about this great partnership with IHRSA,” said Scholz, CEO of FitnessConnected and. “It brings us one important step closer to our goal of being the central European platform for the fitness industry."

The focus of the sector will then switch to Asia, after the Singapore government approved FIT Summit to host a live, in-person event at Raffles City Convention Centre in December.

The 2021 ​​Asia-Pacific Health, Fitness & Wellness Summit will take place on 2 December and will be an "immersive thought leadership and business development conference".

It will target the owners, managers and investors of health, wellness, fitness and hospitality brands to meet each other, as well as, corporate wellness and government executives.

Organised as a hybrid event, Fit Summit expects to attract around ​​3,000 business owners, managers and investors and more than 500 companies to take part.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
The global health and fitness industry is returning to a busy programme of live trade shows and industry events, following an 18-month period in which the pandemic disrupted gatherings.
HAF,FIT,IND,PTS,EVT,SAM
2021/THUMB348598_743779_519293.jpg

More News

1 - 15 of 44,298
20 Feb 2024
EuropeActive has appointed Kai Troll as its new CEO. He has a background in the trade association sector and a strong interest in sport and ... More
20 Feb 2024
CIMSPA has published its 2024-2030 strategy Releasing the Power of Our Profession, which sets out how the sector’s 600,000-strong workforce can be supported and professionally ... More
20 Feb 2024
Mark Hewlett, founder of padel tennis operator Soul Padel has told HCM the company is in the process of securing seed investment status, which will ... More
19 Feb 2024
While strength training gives valuable muscular gains it doesn’t give the heart health benefits of aerobic exercise, according to new research from Iowa State University. ... More
19 Feb 2024
Newcomer to the market, Lunar Health Clubs, is gearing up to open its first high-end club this April, in Marlow UK. The business is aiming ... More
19 Feb 2024
In a soft power exercise, politicians in the UK have been invited to take part in a challenge which encourages them to be more active, ... More
16 Feb 2024
University of Washington researchers have created a wireless wearable in the form of a thermal earring that continuously monitors a user’s earlobe temperature. In a ... More
16 Feb 2024
While life expectancy has increased, the extra years are often not spent in good health. Vitality Research Institute says healthy lifestyle choices earlier in life ... More
15 Feb 2024
Xponential has passed ownership of Stride Fitness – the running brand it bought in January 2019 – to Shaun Grove, president of Rumble Boxing, with no ... More
15 Feb 2024
Nike, is launching a one-day fitness, wellness and mindfulness festival in London next month, before taking the event around the world. Scheduled to take place ... More
14 Feb 2024
A fire has destroyed part of the new water world, Oceana, at Liseberg in Sweden, and a construction worker has been reported missing. According to ... More
14 Feb 2024
Industry insiders have confirmed to HCM that parts of the US health and fitness sector saw a softening of demand in early 2024, but that ... More
13 Feb 2024
Last year set a new standard for SATS with record-high revenues, less debt and more visits, showing the policy of cost discipline and focusing on ... More
13 Feb 2024
Believing your training programme has been personally optimised just for you creates a placebo effect that leads to better results. In a Norwegian pilot study, ... More
13 Feb 2024
Zumba, and virtual reality workout platform, FitXR, have joined forces to offer mixed-reality versions of Zumba's dance routines. The partnership came about as a result ... More
1 - 15 of 44,298
Technogym
Technogym