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The FitPro 5: News bites

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Every week, we’ll bring you five short bursts of news from the world of health and fitness to keep you up to date with what’s going on…   British Rowing and British Triathlon announce grassroots partnership British Rowing and British Triathlon, the national governing bodies (NGBs) responsible for creating mass participation products Go Row Indoor [...]

The FitPro 5: News bites

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Every Tuesday we’ll bring you five short bursts of news from the world of health and fitness to keep you up to date with what’s going on. This week, we offer you a new professional standards matrix, a project that aims to help disabled people work in the industry and a huge six-day challenge for [...]

Make activity a ‘national religion’, insists ukactive

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Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson will today call on the government to help make physical activity a ‘national religion’ in her keynote address at the ukactive National Summit in Westminster. Grey-Thompson, chair of ukactive, will call for urgent action to tackle the UK’s mounting physical inactivity crisis, which reportedly costs £20bn each year and causes 37,000 deaths. [...]

FitPro delivers successful Gray Institute workshop

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In September, FitPro and ViPR™ hosted the Chain Reaction® two-day seminar in London with Gray Institute®. Chain Reaction, now in its 29th year, is both internationally acclaimed and recognised as the longest running and most successful seminar in the movement industry. The Gray Institute event sits within the FitPro LIVE branding, and since 2014, FitPro [...]

Industry insight: F45 Training

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It’s certainly becoming a crowded space for London’s studio offerings. We spoke to Rob Deutsch, the founder of Australian fitness brand, F45 Training, on trainer education and how they are embracing technology in the future. FitPro: What did you consider before setting up F45 – what research did you carry out in order to understand [...]

Walking: the best exercise of all?

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Walking can be used either as part of an active lifestyle, or to help almost anyone achieve their fitness goals. Here, Fitpro investigates how and why it could be time to incorporate walking into your fitness regime. If you wanted to find one thoroughly researched physical activity, which repeatedly and consistently showed that it results [...]

MOSSA UK at IFS 2017

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MOSSA UK upholds its professional reputation at IFS 2017 Fitness enthusiasts descended on the coastal town of Blackpool last weekend for the much-loved International Fitness Showcase (IFS) event. Chrysalis Promotions hosted the event for another year and, among the Clubbercise glow sticks, Insanity jumps, aerial fitness demonstrations and group cycle sessions, MOSSA UK delivered eight [...]

Sweat conference showcases boutique fitness

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On 2 March, FitPro attended  ‘Sweat’  – a one-day, London-based workshop aimed at educating and empowering all those in the boutique fitness sector. The event was hosted by not-for-profit health body, ukactive.  Almost 250 fitness experts listened intently to multiple headline speakers to explore what has driven the boom in boutique fitness across London and [...]

Heart Rate, Hippies and Healthy Ageing

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I see that the American College of Sports Medicine’s annual survey of global fitness trends has been published (1). Personally, I didn’t think there were any real shocks and I wasn’t at all surprised to see that ‘wearable technology’ came in (as last year) at number 1. According to the survey, published in the November/December [...]

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