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Assistant Manager - Lee Valley Athletics Centre
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Company: Hambleton District Council


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Location: Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Company: Smart Fitness
Senior Events Officer
Salary: £31,195 - £34,146
Location: Falkirk, UK
Company: Falkirk Community Trust
Operations Manager, Erith Leisure Centre
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Location: Avenue Road, Erith DA8 3AT, UK
Company: Lex Leisure
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in this issue

• Spending on fitness and sport on the up
• Xponential Fitness to enter UK market
• IHG moves in on UK luxury market


Property & tenders
Leasing opportunity
Location: Lee Valley Company: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
Development Opportunity
Location: Dundonald International Ice Bowl Company: Lisburn and Castlereagh Council
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News headlines
New kids addition to Ferrari Land as PortAventura targets 5 million visitors  
New kids addition to Ferrari Land as PortAventura targets 5 million visitors

By Tom Anstey

PortAventura has expanded its offering at Ferrari Land, introducing a new children's area for visitors to the popular destination as it attempts to reach 5 million visitors in 2018. Featuring five new rides manufactured by Italian company the SBF Visa Group, the kids' area is anchored by Junior Red Force – a .... more>>
Blackpool Pleasure Beach debuts £16.25m Icon rollercoaster  
Blackpool Pleasure Beach debuts £16.25m Icon rollercoaster

By Tom Anstey

Blackpool Pleasure Beach has debuted its highly-anticipated steel launch coaster – Icon – which opens to the public today (25 May). Designed by German rollercoaster engineer Werner Stengel and manufactured by Mack Rides, the £16.25m (US$21.75m, €18.5m) ride is the first multi-launch coaster to come to the UK. .... more>>

Bill Bensley’s luxury tented resort to include signature lunar phase wellness treatments  
By Jane Kitchen

Capella Ubud, Bali, a luxury tented retreat, is set to open on Friday 29th June. Designed by architect Bill Bensley, the resort is nestled between the rainforest, rice paddy fields and the .... more>>
Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo set to launch US$22m Asian Highlands exhibit  
By Tom Anstey

The Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is set to launch its brand new US$22m (€18.8m, £16.4m) Asian Highlands Exhibit, taking visitors to the Himalayan mountains and grasslands of Northern .... more>>
Comcast potentially hijacking Disney's Fox deal with new bid  
By Tom Anstey

Disney's acquisition of Fox is in jeopardy, after Comcast confirmed plans to top Disney's US$52.4bn (€44.27bn, £39bn) offer for the company. Announced in December last year, Disney and Fox .... more>>
Tourism zone expansion gives hope for Memphis aquarium and culture centre proposal  
By Tom Anstey

A US$125m (€107m, £93.3m) proposals to create a leisure development – featuring a world class aquarium and cultural centre in Memphis – have moved a step closer, after the Tennessee city won .... more>>
Finnish healthcare provider Pihlajalinna expands into wellness with fitness chain deal  
By Tom Walker

Finnish private healthcare provider Pihlajalinna has announced plans to expand operations into the wellness sector, following the acquisition of health club chain Forever. The company .... more>>
LivNordic launches ‘world’s longest spa break’  
By Jane Kitchen

Viking Cruises has launched an around-the-world luxury cruise, complete with a LivNordic spa, making it the longest spa break in the world. The Viking Sun will span 59 countries during a .... more>>
Royal-themed attraction opens at Peppa Pig World  
By Helen Patenall

Paultons Park in Hampshire, UK, has opened a new zone at its Peppa Pig World attraction. Central to the new expansion is the 10m-high Queen’s Castle, where guests reach the top of a tower .... more>>
GWI launches monthly virtual think tank series  
By Jane Kitchen

The Global Wellness Institute (GWI) has launched access+INSIGHTS, a new series of monthly virtual video explorations of the most relevant topics impacting the US$3.7tr global wellness .... more>>
Alejandro Aravena reflects on impact of his Venice Architecture Biennale, as anticipation mounts for 2018 exhibition  
By Kim Megson

Pritzker laureate Alejandro Aravena has reflected on the impact of the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, which he curated, in the run up to the 2018 edition the renowned international .... more>>
Six Flags acquires five new US parks  
By Tom Anstey

Six Flags is expanding its US reach, announcing the acquisition of five new parks to bring its North American portfolio up to 25 properties. The operator has a purchase agreement with .... more>>
Mo Salah's boots go on display at British Museum  
By Tom Walker

Egyptian striker Mo Salah, winner of this year's Golden Boot for being the top goalscorer in the English Premier League, has donated a pair of his boots to the British Museum, where they .... more>>
Disney reveals opening dates for Star Wars attractions  
By Tom Anstey

Disney has released a new video for its Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge attractions, confirming the additions will come first to California in the Summer of 2019 and then to Florida just a few .... more>>
Regular exercise  
By Tom Walker

Those wanting to stop the main arteries to the heart from stiffening up need to exercise at least four to five times each week, according to a new report. Researchers at the Institute for .... more>>

Features
Rule breakers

Disruption:
Rule breakers


Leisure architecture that’s pushing boundaries and upturning expectations
Taking the waters

Thermal Spa:
Taking the waters


Magali Robathan met the key people behind the Gainsborough Bath Spa
Ireland’s wild side

Tourism:
Ireland’s wild side


The Wild Atlantic Way is helping tourists discover a whole new side of Ireland
Beyond demographics

Visitor profiles:
Beyond demographics


Gerri Morris, of Morris Hargreaves McIntyre, on defining cultural consumers
Wasted opportunity

Hospitality:
Wasted opportunity


Restaurants take innovative approaches to solve the problem of food surplus
Play to the crowd

Sports:
Play to the crowd


When public sector budgets are tight, crowdfunding is an attractive option
Lak Mitchell

People profile:
Lak Mitchell


Lak Mitchell on driving the Boomtown Festival for eight successful years
Craig Lister

Interview:
Craig Lister


Green Gym’s managing director is harnessing the power of gardening
Future of leisure

New opening:
Future of leisure


Selby Summit focuses on activity, not sport. Is it a new era for leisure centres?
High ideals

Regeneration:
High ideals


In Utah, a bunch of hip entrepreneurs is creating a crowdfunded ski resort
Cruise control

Talking Point:
Cruise control


The cruise industry is expanding, but concerns are growing about pollution
Product news
Reiver signs software deal with FunXtion

Reiver signs software deal with FunXtion

FROM LEISURE-KIT.NET

Fitness solution provider Reiver Fitness has signed a technology partnership with software specialist FunXtion.
 
Physical Company to launch new Evo Bench at Elevate

Physical Company to launch new Evo Bench at Elevate

FROM LEISURE-KIT.NET

Fitness equipment manufacturer Physical Company has announced the launch of the Evo Bench, a single-station multi-functional workout bench.
 
Efteling relaunches Python roller coaster following refurbishment

Efteling relaunches Python roller coaster following refurbishment

FROM LEISURE-KIT.NET

Efteling, a fantasy theme park based in The Netherlands, has reopened its iconic Python coaster, following a €4.5m (£3.9m, US $5.6m) refurbishment.
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Holovis puts riders at the heart of the Wicker Man with immersive storytelling

Following its public opening last week, Holovis' Peter Cliff has revealed details of the company's involvement on the new Wicker Man coaster at Alton Towers.
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FEATURES
Regeneration: High ideals
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People profile: James White
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Adult play: Making a big play
LM reports on the emerging trend of adults playing like kids
People profile: Lak Mitchell
Lak Mitchell on driving the Boomtown Festival for eight successful years
Community: Bright Hart Lane
Grant Cornwell on the Tottenham Hotspur Foundation’s community work
People profile: Joe Taylor
The founder of Wave Project uses surfing to get through to troubled kids
Sports: Play to the crowd
When public sector budgets are tight, crowdfunding is an attractive option
New opening: Future of leisure
Selby Summit focuses on activity, not sport. Is it a new era for leisure centres?
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PRODUCT NEWS
IAAPA ASIA PREVIEW: Simworx to exhibit full range of media-based attractions
At this year’s IAAPA Asia Attractions Expo, dynamic simulation attractions specialist Simworx is promoting its extensive range of media-based attractions.
Les Mills launches ballet-inspired training programme
Billed as the modern interpretation of classical ballet, Les Mill new Barre class capitalises on the trend for ballet-inspired training of recent years.
WestWon named as official leasing partner for WaterRower
WestWon has announced a new partnership with WaterRower UK, that will see the fitness equipment leasing and finance company become WaterRower's official UK leasing partner.
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Spa Therapist
Santai Spa
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Job location: Birmingham, UK
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Business and Transformation Manager
Hambleton District Council
Salary: £41,267
Job location: Hambleton District, UK
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Qualified Lifeguard/Senior Lifeguard
Anglian Water
Salary: Competitive Salary
Job location: Oakham, Rutland, UK
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Assistant Manager - Lee Valley Athletics Centre
Vibrant Partnerships
Salary: £27799 - £29516
Job location: Edmonton, London, UK
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Nationwide Apprenticeships Now Available
Everyone Active
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Job location: Nationwide, UK
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Membership Sales Supervisor
The Massage Company
Salary: £Competitive – Plus Commission (part-time available)
Job location: Surrey, UK
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Visitor Experience Manager
Tate
Salary: £27,769 per annum (inclusive of a £2,500 per annum MRA)
Job location: London, UK
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Personal Trainers
The Gym Group
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Job location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
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Assistant Massage Centre Manager
The Massage Company
Salary: £Competitive – Plus Commission (part-time available)
Job location: Surrey, UK
DIRECTOR OF ENTERPRISE AND BUSINESS
Aptus Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: Devon, UK
Personal Trainer
The Langley Spa
Salary: Circa £20,000
Job location: Buckinghamshire, UK
Spa Therapist
The Langley Spa
Salary: Circa £20,000 plus benefits scheme
Job location: Buckinghamshire, UK
Spa Receptionist
The Langley Spa
Salary: Circa £19,000 plus benefits scheme
Job location: Buckinghamshire, UK
Senior Spa Therapist
The Langley Spa
Salary: Circa £25,000 plus benefits scheme
Job location: Buckinghamshire, UK
Senior Spa Receptionist
The Langley Spa
Salary: Circa £23,000 plus benefits scheme
Job location: Buckinghamshire, UK
Personal Trainer
Smart Fitness
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Senior Events Officer
Falkirk Community Trust
Salary: £31,195 - £34,146
Job location: Falkirk, UK
Operations Manager, Erith Leisure Centre
Lex Leisure
Salary: £22,000 - £23,500 per annum
Job location: Avenue Road, Erith DA8 3AT, UK
Personal Trainer
énergie group
Salary: Unlimited Earning Potential!
Job location: Southwark SE1 1YZ, UK
Swimming Instructor
Parkwood Leisure
Salary:
Job location: Leeds, UK
General Manager
GLL
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Stratford, East London
Director (Operations and Core Market)
Active Devon
Salary: £40,858 with potential future progression to £45,648
Job location: Exeter, UK
Food and Beverage Assistant
Mytime Active
Salary: £7.83 - £8.83 per hour
Job location: Kent, UK
Personal Trainer
énergie fitness
Salary: 100% of PT takings - No Rent.
Job location: Banbury, UK
Apprenticeship in Fitness and Customer Services
énergie fitness
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Job location: Warrington, UK
Sales Manager
énergie fitness
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Job location: Chingford, London, UK
Club Manager
énergie fitness
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Chingford, London, UK
Club Promoter - New Gym Opening
énergie fitness
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: Chingford, London, UK
SOHO Coffee Team Member
Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: £6.86-£7.90 per hour
Job location: Thornbury, UK
Casual Recruitment Day
Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: £5.90-£7.83 dependent on role
Job location: Bristol, UK
Assistant Manager
GLL
Salary: Up to £27,844 per annum based on 39 hours per week
Job location: Whitehaven, Cumbria
Membership Sales / Duty Manager
énergie group
Salary: Competitive
Job location: Canterbury, UK
Membership Sales/Duty Manager
énergie group
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Job location: Canterbury, UK
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Assistant General Managers
The Gym Group
Salary: up to £20,000
Job location: London, UK
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General Managers
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Salary: £Competitive + Significant bonus
Job location: London, UK
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Self-Employed Personal Trainers
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Job location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
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Personal Trainers
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Salary: Competitive
Job location: Shirley, Solihull, UK
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Hydrothermal Spa Designer
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