Posts tagged “Energie Fitness Clubs”

Energie Fitness Clubs to acquire Jackie Skelly Fitness

  This morning, I received confirmation that énergie fitness clubs has become the preferred bidder to acquire Jackie Skelly Fitness in Ireland. Jackie Skelly Fitness is one of Ireland's leading fitness brands and operates 10 clubs. It seems the company has been struggling with a decline in membership sales, while facing ...

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Énergie and Fitness First in club deal

I was with Jan Spaticchia yesterday, the CEO of énergie fitness clubs to discuss my new Gymtopia project. Following the meeting, Jan was keen to show me energie's latest club in Milton Keynes which they have just acquired from Fitness First. The 14,000 square foot club has a really nice ...

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energie enter budget gym segment with launch of fitless

I can exclusively reveal that energie fitness clubs has launched fitless, the UK's latest budget or 'low-frills' gym. David Beattie, formerly of David LLoyd Leisure and one of the founders of energie is leading the project. The fitless clubs model is based on 'micro-sized' budget clubs starting from 2,500 sq ft ...

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Oxygen Client Bids for Bannatynes

There will be many people in the industry surprised by this week’s news that Energie Fitness Clubs has submitted a bid of circa £120 million to acquire Bannatyne’s Health Clubs. There are 36 Bannatyne clubs looking after about 100,000 members. Bannatynes was formed by the `Dragon`, Duncan Bannatyne. However, it ...

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