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.

 

Future Webinars


Wednesday 27th May, 13:00 CET
An equipment suppliers perspective on Covid-19
An informal get-together where David Stalker, EuropeActive's President, invites Frank van de Ven (Vice President International, Life Fitness), Marco Vonk (MD, Matrix/Johnson Health Tech) and Philip Roesch-Schlanderer (CEO, eGym) to discuss the supplier perspective on the 'new normal'. What is their solution? How do they see the coming years?Grab a tea, a coffee or something stronger and tune in to these informal but highly inspiring chats.
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Thursday 28th May, 13:00 CET
Exercise for Two – How to involve Pregnant Women in Exercise Sessions
Despite the benefits of regular exercise during pregnancy, too many pregnant women are still inactive or insufficiently active. Exercise Professionals should play a key role in educating pregnant women and encouraging them to exercise. With this session we want to encourage fitness professionals to become qualified and competent in working with this often neglected group.
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Apr 3, 2020

Portugal Activo - Update

Portugal Activo works with the Ministry of Economy to help the sector in these difficult times

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Apr 3, 2020

NL Actief - Update

NL Actief director, Patrick Rijnbeek, gives an update on the situation of the Dutch fitness market

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Apr 3, 2020

ANIF - Italy

Interview with ANIF president, Giampaulo Duregon, about the impact of COVID-19 in Italy

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Apr 3, 2020

WHO -Europe - Updates

Follow the latest updates on COVID-19 from WHO Europe

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Apr 3, 2020

Fitness verplaatst zich van de club naar de huiskamer

Belgian fitness stakeholders get creative and try to keep people active in times of social distancing and self-isolation

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Apr 1, 2020

Declaration of support from the European fitness & physical activity sector

EuropeActive posts a 'Declaration of Support' from the European fitness & physical activity sector

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Apr 1, 2020

Support for EREPS members

EuropeActive partners offer support to EREPS members

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Mar 29, 2020

ukactive Interview - impact of Coronavirus

ukactive CEO Huw Edwards speaks to BBC Radio 4 Today about the impact of coronavirus on the sector

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Mar 27, 2020

Portugal Activo - Music licensing

PassMusica suspends music licensing contracts in Portugal and grants temporary free licenses for digital platforms to maintain their classes.

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Mar 27, 2020

Netherlands: monthly contributions whilst gyms are closed

A flash survey from Feedback4sports finds that 82% of gym members in the Netherlands are willing to keep paying their monthly contribution while gyms are closed:

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Mar 27, 2020

France: Survey on fitness stakeholders

France Active does a flash survey on how the French fitness stakeholders are coping after one week of COVID-19 measures:

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Mar 27, 2020

Stay physically active during self-quarantine

The World Health Organisation offers advice on how to stay active during self-quarantine

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Mar 27, 2020

Humphrey Cobbold - the impact of coronavirus on Pure Gym

Humphrey Cobbold, CEO of Pure Gym, appeared on BBC Question Time last night (26 March 2020) in the UK

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Mar 26, 2020

EuropeActive successfully hosted the first EFAF online roundtable

On Tuesday 24th March 2020, EuropeActive hosted the first European Fitness Associations Forum (EFAF) online roundtable to debate with National Associations about the current coronavirus situation and its impact on the fitness sector.

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Mar 26, 2020

Leveraging Online Learning

Ben Pratt, Programme Co-ordinator, Nordic Fitness Education shares his thoughts on leveraging online learning

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