Today’s key global wellness news articles from around the world, impacting the industry and influencing the business of wellness.
London’s thriving boutique fitness market has a new entrant – Victus Soul, a studio offering boxing and running-inspired group exercise classes. Located close to the Tower of London in Aldgate, Victus Soul offers two workouts – HIIT & Run and HIIT & Box.
Bryan O’Rourke, a fitness industry veteran and president of the Fitness Industry Technology Council, gives PSFK his inside insight on the explosion of boutique fitness, the technology and diversifying consumer behavior driving it, and how it will continue to transform in the future.
Household food scraps could be transformed into environmentally friendly plastic bags and cups, thanks to up to £60 million of new funding announced by the UK government. The funding, to be bolstered by industry support, is part of the government’s aim of seizing the economic opportunity of the global shift to greener, cleaner economies.
Do you live in a treadmill or HIIT-loving city? Are your neighbors more or less likely to cancel a booked class? Those are just a few of the questions ClassPass answered in its annual findings report. On Tuesday, the fitness and wellness platform shared quite a few fun facts from the more than 60 million reservations booked by its members.
Wellness tourism booming and cruising is enjoying a new lease of life. Put them together and what do you get? The world’s first active lifestyle cruise line with an entire deck for sports, exercise and wellbeing With wellness tourism booming and cruising enjoying a new lease of life, Blue World Voyages is making an exciting, well-timed move in the world of travel, launching a cruise fully dedicated to active, athletic, healthy lifestyles.
When Apple launched the fourth edition of its highly-anticipated Watch wearable in September, a new update was the ability to track a yoga workout within its native fitness-recording app. While yoga has been around for literally thousands of years, it’s only fairly recently that the practice has become ubiquitous among the masses.pel
The thought of takeout food doesn’t quite conjure images of the healthiest meals. Rather, the term has long been associated with the stuff of fried, greasy, highly processed plates, like General Tso’s chicken or pizza (with a side of cheesy bread, natch).
Deliveroo users can order chilled meals, soup and salad from an eight-strong selection of Bol’s plant-based portfolio