CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2020

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
 
Leisure Management - Power Plate: FORA works with Power Plate to raise awareness of sitting disease through movement and vibration
02 Apr 2020 Leisure Management: daily news and jobs
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Product news

Company advertorial
FORA works with Power Plate to raise awareness of sitting disease through movement and vibration

Supplier: Power Plate
More Power Plate details


FORA works with Power Plate to raise awareness of sitting disease through movement and vibration

FORA, a flexible workplace for professionals, has partnered with Power Plate o introduce movement and vibration into its offering
With office workers spending over eight hours per day sitting at their desks, and one in six affected by mental health issues every year, it is no surprise that businesses are looking to introduce ‘wellness’ to the workplace.

FORA offers small businesses and freelancers a professional and flexible workspace with access to all the basics, plus a range of other benefits such as engaging content, networking events and the provision of wellness.

As part of FORA’s workplace wellbeing initiative, they are exploring how to introduce movement and vibration into their offering, with global health and wellness supplier Power Plate.

Sitting disease, a relatively new health phenomenon making its way into the spotlight, is caused by sedentary behaviour, proven to shorten life spans, cause hormonal change and increase the risk of development chronic conditions such as;

- Anxiety
- High blood pressure
- Cardiovascular disease
- Kidney stones
- Depression
- Diabetes
- Obesity

The key is to move more, more often, and by introducing Power Plate into their facilities, FORA has enabled employees to instantly benefit from movement and vibration, regardless of their current health or fitness level.

Stephen Powell, director of UK Education at Power Plate said “Sitting disease is a relatively new health phenomenon making its way into the spotlight. It is caused by sedentary behaviour, proven to shorten life spans, cause hormonal change and increase the risk of developing chronic conditions such as anxiety, high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, depression and more. The key to beating this so-called disease is to move more, more often.”

Power Plate FITSTOP is designed to refresh employees during the working day


Power Plate FITSTOP is designed to refresh employees during the working day, targeting the negative effects of sedentary behaviour (prolonged sitting).

Typically placed in areas that employees use regularly as part of their daily routine, FITSTOP is a 3 minute programme that has been created to positively impact workplace inactivity, whilst remaining in usual office attire.
Power Plate FITSTOP programme is ideal for employees looking to;

- Release tension
- Promote better posture
- Reduce neck and back pain
- Relieve tiredness
- Reduce stress
- Improve circulation

This new initiative at FORA has been trialled across three sites in London so far including Soho, Old Street and Borough.

For more information on how Power Plate can help with promoting wellbeing in the workplace contact [email protected], call +44 20 7317 5000 or visit www.powerplate.com


Supplier: Power Plate
Islington, London UK
Power Plate is a vibrating platform that enhances any movement to help you prepare faster, perform better and recover quicker. Used by professional athletes and fitness enthusiasts all over the world, Power Plate stimulates natural reflexes, increases muscle activation, and improves circulation.

Web: www.powerplate.co.uk
More Power Plate details

Product news
Precor launches online resources to help operators keep members engaged in the wake of the coronavirus   01 Apr 2020

Precor launches online resources to help operators keep members engaged in the wake of the coronavirus

Precor has developed a set of resources for gym operators that are designed to keep members engaged throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Warwickshire CCC announces three-years kit supplier partnership with PlayerLayer   01 Apr 2020

Warwickshire CCC announces three-years kit supplier partnership with PlayerLayer

Warwickshire County Cricket Club has announced a new three-year official kit supplier partnership with PlayerLayer.

1885 Lounge at St Mary's Stadium celebrates Southampton FC's history   31 Mar 2020

1885 Lounge at St Mary's Stadium celebrates Southampton FC's history

KSS Architects has partnered with Rainbow Design, a London-based furniture supplier, to create the 1885 Lounge at St Mary's Stadium, home to Southampton FC.

Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus   30 Mar 2020

Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus

Satisfi Labs, an AI-powered knowledge management platform, has announced the launch of its COVID-19 Assistant.

Polin encourages teamwork with new Splash Course   30 Mar 2020

Polin encourages teamwork with new Splash Course

Polin Waterparks has launched the Splash Course, a new water playground solution that encourages team-building.

Red Raion to offer new immersive experiences in partnership with D-Box   30 Mar 2020

Red Raion to offer new immersive experiences in partnership with D-Box

Red Raion, an Italy-based CGI studio specialising in movies for media-based attractions, has announced a new partnership with D-Box.

Booty Builder to launch in the UK following partnership with React Fitness   30 Mar 2020

Booty Builder to launch in the UK following partnership with React Fitness

Booty Builder is set to make its UK debut following a new distribution partnership with Reach Fitness.

Elemis expands Pro-Collagen range with multi-tasking eye mask   27 Mar 2020

Elemis expands Pro-Collagen range with multi-tasking eye mask

Luxury skincare brand Elemis has expanded its Pro-Collagen skincare range with the launch of the Pro- Collagen Eye Revive Mask.

Company profile


Physical Company Ltd

Physical Company supply over 1,900 product lines including some of the most pioneering pieces of kit in the industry.

View full profile>>

Catalogue gallery


Featured Supplier

RKF Luxury Linen collaborates with CODAGE Paris

RKF Luxury Linen collaborates with CODAGE Paris

RKF Luxury Linen, a creator of the finest linen for spas and cosmetic brands, has announced a new collaboration with French cosmetic brand CODAGE Paris. More>>




in this issue

• Budget: business rates suspended
• New dates for FIBO, IHRSA cancelled
• Plans turned down for UK Great Wolf site



Latest jobs

Jobs Search



Recruitment Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: South East, UK
Company: Merlin Entertainments Group
Curator
Salary: Competitive
Location: Orlando, Florida, USA
Company: Sea Life
Personal Trainer
Salary: Self Employed
Location: Wolverhampton, UK
Company: Xercise4Less
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com




31 Mar - 02 Apr 2020

World Travel Market Latin America

Expo Center Norte, Sao Paulo, Brazil


02 Apr 2020

ukactive Members' Dinner

tbc, Cologne, Germany



Leisure Management magazine 2018 issue 1
Leisure Management
2018 issue 1

View issue contents
View on turning pages
Download PDF
  Interview: Sioux-per foods
The Sioux Chef, Sean Sherman, is on a mission to revive indigenous cuisine More>>
  Profile: Aaron Simpson
Quintessentially is an exclusive concierge service for some of the world’s richest people. Co-founder Aaron Simpson reveals what wealthy people want More>>


Leisure Management magazine 2016 issue 1

Leisure Management
2016 issue 1

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
  Disruption: Rule breakers
Leisure architecture that’s pushing boundaries and upturning expectations More>>
  Editor’s letter: Failing the elderly
Liz Terry shares her thoughts More>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd