Welltodo Today: UK Gym Memberships Surpass 10M, Flywheel Partners With Amazon, Goop Goes After The Guys

0

Today’s key global wellness news articles from around the world, impacting the industry and influencing the business of wellness.

Fitness clubs muscle past ten million

The growth of low-cost gyms has pushed the number of fitness club memberships past ten million.According to the 2019 State of the UK Fitness Industry Report, compiled by Leisure DB, total membership grew by 4.7 per cent to 10.4 million on the back of an expansion drive led by Pure Gym and The Gym Gr

How fitness brands Peloton, SoulCycle and Equinox are cashing in on clothes – Glossy

To tap the athleisure market, which has ballooned over the past five years and is forecasted to become an $83 billion market by 2020, fitness companies and gyms are launching apparel labels and, at the same time, evolving into bonafide lifestyle brands.

Boxing Meets Bitcoin: The New GRIT Boxing Chain Adds Tech Billionaire Tim Draper As An Investor

NEW YORK, May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — GRIT BXNG, a luxury group fitness boxing chain announced today that legendary venture capitalist and billionaire Tim Draper has invested in GRIT BXNG. GRIT’s flagship location on 16th st in New York City will accept Bitcoin when it opens its doors this Summer

Boutique operator Flywheel to expand its at-home fitness operations with Amazon deal

Boutique cycle studio operator Flywheel has teamed up with Amazon.com to make its Flywheel Home Bike available to customers. Flywheel was launched in 2010 and offers indoor cycling-based HIIT cycling classes, in which riders compete against each other. The group received funding in 2014 from the Benvolio Group, an investment arm of Lew Frankfort, and launched its at-home bike in November 2017.

Boutique operator Flywheel to expand its at-home fitness operations with Amazon deal

Boutique cycle studio operator Flywheel has teamed up with Amazon.com to make its Flywheel Home Bike available to customers. Flywheel was launched in 2010 and offers indoor cycling-based HIIT cycling classes, in which riders compete against each other. The group received funding in 2014 from the Benvolio Group, an investment arm of Lew Frankfort, and launched its at-home bike in November 2017.

Can dudes be Gooped? Gwyneth goes after the guys

“It’s fucking weird to be talking about health,” exclaims actor and director Kevin Smith at Saturday’s Goop Summit. “Normally, [media]pictures me as the ‘before’ guy [in before and after photos.]” Slacker icon Smith-of Clerks, Mallrats, and, Chasing Amy fame-spends 10 minutes divulging the comedic horrors of surviving a heart attack to a group of athleisure-clad women.

Share.

Comments are closed.