Posts filed under “Reports by Ray Algar”

Exploring ideas for my next health club industry report

Five years ago, I was invited to speak to Swedish health and fitness operators at a conference in Gothenburg. My presentation was called: What does your fitness clubs stand for? You can read the presentation here: The themes in this presentation were: Proliferation of consumer choice and growing sense of ‘choice trauma’ Clubs beginning ...

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2012 UK Low-cost Gym Sector Report – Ray Algar

I have now published the 2012 UK Low-cost Gym Sector Report which can be purchased from the Knowledge Store. Please leave a comment below, or on the report website, when you have read the report.  

2012 European Health Club Franchising Industry Report

I am presently scoping out a new report that investigates the European health club franchising industry. The key report sections are: 1 Strategic analysis of the franchising business model. 2 Interviews with out of industry franchising experts. 3 Interviews with health club franchise CEO's. 4 Detailed club franchise case study. 5 Consumer research. 6 Index of ...

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2011 Global Low-cost Gym Sector Report

Shortly, I will be publishing my new report that investigates the international growth of the low-cost gym sector. The full report is available free of charge, thanks to support from Precor. The report will be available to download from the Think Tank. The Think Tank requires a quick, one-time registration, after ...

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Welcome to the 2011 European Health Club Industry Web and Social Media Report

Tomorrow (18th February 2011) at 18:00 UK time I am publishing my report into how the European health club industry is presenting harnessing the web and social media. The report discusses the emergence of the social web and presents findings from 50 club brands, drawn from 10 countries. Read the report Thanks ...

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2011 European Health Club Industry Web and Social Media Report

In the next two weeks, I am publishing the 2011 European Health Club Industry Web and Social Media Report, supported by The Gym Group Consortium. The report's purpose is to discuss the transformational affect that I believe the social web will have on the European health and fitness club industry. ...

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2010 UK Low-cost Gym sector Report – Download the full report for free

I have now published the 2010 UK Low-cost Gym Sector Report. Thanks to support from Precor, the full report can be downloaded free of charge from this website. Please leave a comment below, or on the report website, when you have read the report.

2010 UK Low-Cost Gym Sector Report

> Over the next few days, I am publishing the 2010 UK Low-cost Gym Sector Report. It is the first in-depth strategic look at how low-cost gyms are likely to emerge in the UK over the next few years. The price-point used for the report are those low-cost gyms with a ...

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IHRSA encourages American gym operators to read Mastering Health Club Management

It was great to finalise arrangements with IHRSA that sees Mastering Health Club Management being sold via the IHRSA on-line book store. It is now possible to download individual chapters from the book at just $12 per chapter, allowing readers to pick and choose the most relevant content. There is ...

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The Book’s down under

Mastering Health Club Management is now being furiously despatched to all corners of the globe. I was delighted this week when our first order arrived from a health club owner in Australia, while another company is reviewing it for distribution in New Zealand. To take a peep at the first ...

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