9 06, 2020

Support for Operators Relaunching Leisure Centres

By |2020-06-09T06:48:37+00:00June 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|

In collaboration with our partners at TA6, Shapemaster have created a range of support materials for leisure operators both during and post lockdown including: Online webinar - information and support for existing Shapemaster operators (and those considering Shapemaster as part of their leisure portfolio) during the reopening phase following COVID lockdown.The team cover subjects [...]

26 05, 2020

TA6 National Fitness Survey Provides Good News for the Older Exercise Market

By |2020-05-26T15:28:09+00:00May 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Leisure marketing and training experts, TA6, conducted a national fitness survey with over 4,000 responses via leisure operators on their social media channels. Around 1,000 of these respondents were aged over 55. The survey gathered headline data on the feelings of the public towards exercise and fitness during and after COVID-19 lockdown, which will [...]

22 05, 2020

Positive Results for Power Assisted Exercise Amongst People Living with Mental Health Related Conditions

By |2020-05-22T12:47:43+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Leisure, News, Uncategorized|

As we approach the end of ‘Mental Health Awareness Week 2020’ we look at what impact the role of power assisted exercise could play in supporting people struggling with their own mental health. Following a survey conducted amongst end users of power assisted exercise who identified has having a mental health related condition, the [...]

16 04, 2020

Keeping Older Adults Moving & Mobile During Isolation

By |2020-04-16T10:18:25+00:00April 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|

The team at Shapemaster continue to provide ongoing support for older adults and those living with long term conditions via our free to view series of video exercise programmes. Managing Director, Howard Blackburn commented, “The health and wellbeing of older adults and those living with long term health conditions is important to the team here [...]

15 04, 2020

Shapemaster Q&A with Your Leisure

By |2020-04-15T11:19:07+00:00April 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Your Leisure operate a number of leisure and theatre facilities in the South East of England. Boasting two Shapemaster suites at their Ramsgate and Margate sites. We spoke to Ian Barker, Community & Funding Manager for Your Leisure who outlined how the leisure operator is currently addressing the COVID-19 pandemic and how the team are supporting their [...]

20 03, 2020

Supporting Older Adults to Keep Physically & Mentally Active During COVID-19

By |2020-04-15T11:20:17+00:00March 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|

The health and wellbeing of older adults and those living with long term health conditions is important to the team here at Shapemaster. Over the coming days and weeks with the support of our specialist physiotherapist team we will be providing regular low impact exercises and activities that this population can perform within their own [...]