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Welcome to Fitness News Europe
15 Oct 2018

Welcome to Fitness News Europe

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Welcome to fitnessnewseurope.com, the independent business news publication for the European fitness industry. FREE TRIAL Click here to register for a free trial: You will have access to news and features on the website, and receive our bi-monthly...

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Fitness World moves into Switzerland with Basefit.ch
14 Oct 2018

Fitness World moves into Switzerland with Basefit.ch

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Fitness World has gone ahead with a move into a third market through the acquisition of Basefit.ch, the budget fitness club operator that has been growing steadily around Switzerland. By far the market leader in the saturated Danish market,...

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Technogym developing contents
27 Sep 2018

Technogym developing contents

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Technogym is developing contents as a means to leverage the reach of its connected platform, the Italian equipment maker said while reporting ample increases in sales and profits for the first half of this year. “The platform will soon be...

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Will Precor get Chinese owners?
18 Sep 2018

Will Precor get Chinese owners?

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The prospective ownership of Precor has been under intense discussion in the last few days, after Amer Sports suggested that it could study standalone options for its fitness division –and then confirmed that it had been approached with a...

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Feel Sport joins Keep Cool
4 Sep 2018
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Feel Sport joins Keep Cool

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Feel Sport, a group of 45 French fitness clubs, has agreed a partnership with Keep Cool, that will enlarge the French operator and franchising group to over 250 gyms with 350,000 members. As part of the deal, three owners of Feel Sport have...

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The Gym Group scales up with technology
3 Sep 2018
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The Gym Group scales up with technology

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The growing uptake of paid-for options at The Gym Group has pushed up its average sales per member in the first half of this year, and the British budget gym operator has started implementing more technology-driven upgrades. The Gym Group’s...

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Sats Group readies IPO, chief executive leaving
3 Sep 2018
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Sats Group readies IPO, chief executive leaving

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Olav Johan Thorstad, chief executive at the Sats Group, has decided to leave the leading Nordic operator after its owners started preparing for a potential initial public offering (IPO) in the second half of next year. The group’s board...

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Freeletics gets connected investors
21 Aug 2018
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Freeletics gets connected investors

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Freeletics stands to benefit from a change of ownership that has brought in investment as well as advisers with multiple connections in the sports and fitness industry. The German fitness technology firm launched in Munich five years ago says...

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Bencis buys Fit For Free
20 Aug 2018
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Bencis buys Fit For Free

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Fit For Free and Sport City intend to pursue their dual brand strategy in the Netherlands, after the second-largest player in the Dutch market was taken over last week by Bencis Capital Partners, an independent Dutch investment firm. The operator...

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Peloton “valued at $4 billion”, heading for northern Europe
20 Aug 2018
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Peloton “valued at $4 billion”, heading for northern Europe

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Sweden, the Netherlands and Germany have been picked as the most probable next targets for the European expansion of Peloton, the company revealed after a fundraising of no less than $550 million that reportedly valued the company at about $4.15...

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