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.


Feb 16, 2021

Policies to Secure the Fitness Sector

An article by Health Club Management details ukactive's six 'policy calls', which it says are crucial in order to help the physical activity sector survive and recover from the financial pressures caused by the pandemic.

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Feb 15, 2021

José Carlos Reis, Presidente de Portugal Activo/AGAP explica la grave situación en Portugal

Portugal Activo President José Carlos Reis explaining the difficult situation Portuguese fitness sector is going through

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Feb 4, 2021

DANSKERNES MOTIONS- OG SPORTSVANER UNDER CORONANEDLUKNINGEN

Danish Sports Research Institute study on exercise habits during lockdown shows decreasing activity levels.

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Feb 4, 2021

Fitness Trends 2021

An article by EuropeActive Board Member and WIFA COO Jennifer Halsall shares insights into fitness trends for 2021

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Jan 28, 2021

Fitness Covid-19 Markt & Trend Rapport - Covid-19 Lessons from the Dutch fitness industry

De gevolgen en lessen voor de Nederlandse fitnessbranche. COVID-19 en de daarmee samenhangende coronacrisis houden heel de wereld en dus ook Nederland in haar greep. Ook aan de fitnessbranche gaat de coronaperiode niet ongemerkt voorbij. sterker nog, wij zitten er nog middenin.

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Jan 28, 2021

El sector del fitness prepara una demanda colectiva contra Gobierno y Comunidades Autónomas por las pérdidas durante la pandemia

Spanish fitness sector planning to sue national government for Covid-19 lockdown damage to the sector.

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Jan 27, 2021

GDPR update - processing of personal data in the context of the Covid-19 outbreak

The European Data Protection Board has adopted the following statement: Governments, public and private organisations throughout Europe are taking measures to contain and mitigate COVID-19. This can involve the processing of different types of personal data.

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Jan 20, 2021

Sustain Health - Gym-Goers Eager To Return Immediately When Facilities Reopen

An article by Sustain Health reports positive news for facility re-opening. For full click the link below.

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Jan 14, 2021

Fundación España Activa - Nace la Plataforma España Deporte para combatir el impacto del Covid en el sector

Spain Active is part of the Spanish Sport Platform focusing on the recovery from the Covid-19 Pandemic

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Jan 14, 2021

France Active - Les mesures et aides financières

France Active presents an overview of financial support measures

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Jan 14, 2021

KlubbSverige - Nya riktlinjer för dig som driver gym

KlubbSverige issues new guidelines for operators

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Jan 14, 2021

Polska Federacja Fitness - Legal support programmes

The Polish Fitness Federation implements legal support programmes for the fitness and physical activity sector

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Jan 11, 2021

Club Opening Update

For the current position on club opening on a country by country basis click the link below. We will, where possible, update these details on a weekly basis.

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Dec 17, 2020

THiNK Active report - An independent assessment of self-reported cases of COVID-19 in fitness clubs and leisure facilities across Europe

We are very pleased to present the findings of this independent evaluation of COVID-19 self-reported cases in European fitness clubs and leisure facilities initiated by EuropeActive and THINK Active. The evaluation assesses data from mainland Europe (collected as part of the SafeACTiVE study) and UK data (collected by the ukactive Research Institute). To download the full report click the link below.

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Dec 16, 2020

España se Mueve - Move Spain Christmas campaign

España se Mueve, con el apoyo del Consejo Superior de Deportes, la Comunidad y el Ayuntamiento de Madrid, lanza la campaña «Esta Navidad, regala Deporte. Regala Salud».

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