EuropeActive - Informing our sector during Covid19, preparing for reopening and the 'new normal'

Important Notice...During the Covid-19 pandemic it is important that you accept and follow the advice and guidance being given by your national government and health authorities. This advice may vary from country to country. Our news and stories are to help keep you informed on what is happening in the fitness sector, but they are not intended to replace, or to surpass, the advice intended for people or organisations in your country.

 

Posts to the Covid-19 page are placed in to 5 categories. Use the search function below to find the relevant information.


Jun 11, 2020

The economic and social impact of promoting active living after the covid-19 crisis

The role, value and impact of a proactive and responsible health and fitness industry

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Jun 11, 2020

Horizon 2030 - the future of the health & fitness sector

This publication contains insights from many high level industry leaders and will be available from EHFF onwards.


Jun 11, 2020

Webinar - Healthy lifestyle promotion – a new role for the fitness and physical activity industry

Join EuropeActive Director of Standards, Julian berriman, John van Heel (New Health Project, Netherlands), Colin Huffen (CIMSPA, UK) and Alfonso Jimenez (GOfit Lab, Spain) as they discuss a new role for the fitness and physical activity sector, a Healthy Lifestyle Promoter

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Jun 11, 2020

ukactive COVID-19 Impact Report: The Fitness and Leisure Sector’s Path to Recovery

This report by ukactive, 4Global and DataHub explores the impact that the COVID-19 virus has had on the UK sector in three parts: Part One: looking at how participation at facilities changed in the weeks leading up to lockdown. Part Two: discovering what exercise and physical activity has looked like for the public during lockdown. Part Three: 4global modelling to understand what participation at leisure facilities could look like as the sector reopens

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Jun 11, 2020

Mitigation of psychosocial consequences of COVID-19 through physical activity - contribution of fitness clubs to social peace and quality of life

English & German - In a study commissioned by German Association DIFG, authors Prof. Dr. Niels Nagel & Anna Lisa Martin-Niedecken discuss the Psychosocial consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic

PDF icon Eindämmung psychosozialer Folgen von COVID-19 - Beitrag der Fitness-Clubs zum sozialem Fr ieden_final.pdf (315.62 KB)
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Jun 11, 2020

Leisure-net Solutions (UK) - Post Lockdown Recovery Survey

Leisure-net Solutions release a summary of findings from their 'Post Lockdown Recovery Survey'

PDF icon Post Lockdown Recovery Survey - Summary May 2020 L.pdf (2.41 MB)


Jun 11, 2020

Well-being in Europe: Addressing the high cost of COVID-19 on life satisfaction

In this article found on www.mckinsey.com authors Tera Allas, David Chinn, Pal Erik Sjatil, and Whitney Zimmerman discuss a decline in life satisfaction due to Covid-19.

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Jun 10, 2020

Webinar - Taking the temperature on Reopening around Europe

Join EuropeActive President, David Stalker, Moderator Herman Rutgers (EuropeActive Ambassador) and 3 of Europe's top CEO's, Glenn Earlam, CEO, David Lloyd Leisure, Juan del Rio Nieto, CEO Viuvagym Group and Martin Seibold, CEO, Life Fit Group as they discuss reopening of clubs in Europe.

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Jun 9, 2020

Danish Cultural Ministry - reopening restrictions for indoor sports, including fitness

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Jun 9, 2020

France Active - RECOMMANDATIONS GENERALES COMMUNES

National Association, France Active, shares their guide for reopening - Se référer au protocole national de déconfinement pour les entreprises pour assurer la santé et la sécurité des salariés, du Ministère du travail

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Jun 4, 2020

NEW - A practical guide to re-opening and operating a fitness facility

EuropeActive launches a new online learning programme covering best practices to help guide fitness club owners and operational staff on what needs to do be done to re-open, and run your club in consideration of Covid-19 pandemic restrictions and limitations. Take advantage of the limited timeintroductory offer and save 20% off the course price.

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Jun 4, 2020

Webinar - The Critical Shift in our Digital Platform Infrastructure - Successful Club Management during and post-COVID-19

During this session we will review the critical elements of fitness operations during COVID 19 and how they have been administered by member management systems and how these systems can support the changing environment as we manage post COVID - 19 re openings. We will hear from Nathan Dennis (Director of Customer Experience at Perfect Gym), from Rémi Nodet (CEO at Exerp) and Mads Skovsgaard (CEO at Sport Solution) on their learnings from the COVID 19 period. Peter Croft (Chair of the EuropeActive Digital Transformation Steering Committee) will lead the panel in a discussion focusing on the future and how operators might build their digital strategy.

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Jun 4, 2020

Webinar - The Business of Personal Training with David Kingsbury, EREPS Ambassador

David shares his experiences, tactics, successes and failures from 8 years of online training. He covers service options, getting results online and most importantly how to acquire new clients even if you don’t have a large online following.

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Jun 4, 2020

Belgium - Measures taken by the National Security Council of 3 June 2020

June 3, the Belgian National Security Council, extended to include the Ministers-President, approved the transition to Phase 3 of the phase-out plan starting on 8 June. This includes the opening of fitness centres.

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Jun 3, 2020

Webinar - Active Citizenship

Join EuropeActive Executive Director Andreas Paulsen as he discusses with Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson (House of Lords Crossbench Peer, Chair of ukactive), Jennifer Halsall-de Wit (Basic-Fit), Luigi Angelini (The Wellness Foundation) & Steven Ward (Ingesport/GOfit) the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria of our sector's ecosystem and how we are empowering citizens of all socio-economic backgrounds through physical, social and mental health.

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