Supplier Member in the spotlight – BRP Systems

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Focus on the value of your services not just your features and specs – an experience shared by BRP Systems

Even though the pandemic has been really tough on the entire society, it has also provided companies with an opportunity to take a step back and reconsider their business model. In BRP Systems, we are now moving towards an even more value-based approach to keep a sharper focus on the needs in the industry, and to improve our relations to our customers.

Club Operator Member in the spotlight - SATS

This article is brought to you by SATS

SATS’ vision is to make people healthier and happier. This is achieved through a wide range of products and services designed to improve public health. During a normal year, we facilitate around 40 million workouts in our clubs. The effect of all these workouts is 8,000 quality adjusted life-years (QALYs), meaning our members put in a great effort to live better for a longer time. Socio-economically, this translates into an impressive NOK 11 billion in socio-economic welfare gain.

Supplier Member in the spotlight - Myzone

This article is brought to you by Ben Hackney-Williams, Head of content at Myzone.

As we begin to open facilities around the world, think about how our industry has been dormant at the time when health services have needed us most. That can’t happen again. The global banner of physical activity has never had more attention than in the past year. More people are moving; now it’s our job to make sure they stay on the move with encouragement and support.

EuropeActive celebrates the appointment of three EA Ambassadors

EuropeActive (EA) is pleased to announce the appointment of three EuropeActive Ambassadors for the 2021 - 2022 period to represent and promote EuropeActive’s sectoral vision, as defined in its Horizon 2025 Manifesto. The three Ambassadors will also assist the European trade association in its support for the European fitness and physical activity sector during its reopening, recovery and renewal post-Covid19.

Supplier Member in the spotlight - FIBO 2021: Solutions for the fitness industry after Corona

This article is brought to you by FIBO Global Fitness

The Corona pandemic has changed the fitness industry. But while it is still in a major crisis in many places, it holds great opportunities for a strong future. Innovation, a new customer approach and a strong, united voice into society are more important than ever. As the leading international trade show, FIBO 2021 will set impulses for a new business start from 4 to 7 November in Cologne.

Historic opportunity: fitness for health 

EuropeActive launched its new President’s Council for Suppliers, Digital & Tech

On Wednesday, 14th April, EuropeActive officially launched and hosted the inaugural meeting of its new President’s Council for Suppliers, Digital & Tech (PCSDT). The Council is an important initiative under the European trade association’s strategic plan for 2020 - 2021. The main purpose of the PCSDT is to inform and strengthen EuropeActive’s strategic decision-making and support for our sector's reopening, recovery and renewal during and beyond Covid-19.

EuropeActive successfully concluded its 20th Annual General Assembly

EuropeActive successfully concluded on April 6th its 20th Annual General Assembly (GA) by hosting an online event with the presence of a remarkable number of members participating in the voting process.

All four resolutions to be voted were successfully passed, and the following new Board Members were elected:

Jana Havrdova (Czech Chamber of Fitness)

Anne Leroy (France Active)

Veronica Telleschi (ANIF)

John Treharne (The Gym Group)

Supplier Member in the spotlight - Matrix

This article is brought to you by Matrix - Making Exercise accessible through technology.

Restrictions of the Covid-19 era have challenged the notion that exercise must take place in a facility. In fact, the push for home fitness solutions reached new heights in the last year. This means the commercial industry needs to pivot to reach members where they are. We must develop solutions that allow our customers to stay at the center of their members’ fit lifestyle, no matter where or when they exercise.