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 [...]

25 03, 2020

Shapemaster Home Based Exercises Part 3

By |2020-04-15T11:20:03+00:00March 25th, 2020|Leisure, News|

Here's the third of our home based video exercises to support older adults and those with long term health conditions to stay mobile and moving throughout isolation. Physiotherapist Rachel Young talks us through exercises that can be performed whilst on your sofa or on the floor. We love that Rachel's dog Rusty wants to get [...]

23 03, 2020

Shapemaster Home Based Exercises – Part 2

By |2020-04-15T11:18:48+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Leisure, News|

Continuing our commitment to supporting older adults and those with long term health conditions who are isolating at home, our team have released the second of our video based exercises which can be performed at home. Today our physiotherapist Hannah Wright demonstrates 4 routines which can be performed in the standing position or chair based. You [...]

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 [...]

19 03, 2020

Shapemaster Position Statement on COVID-19

By |2020-03-19T07:44:10+00:00March 19th, 2020|Leisure, News|

Here at Shapemaster we are working safely to keep supplying and supporting our current operators. Our team is working at home when we can and conducting meetings or keeping in contact via Skype, phone and email. We are observing all government advice to keep our team and our partners healthy and safe so we can [...]

17 03, 2020

Shapemaster Publish ‘End User Impact Report’

By |2020-03-17T15:32:36+00:00March 17th, 2020|Leisure, News|

Based on data collected from over 300 Shapemaster users across the UK, Shapemaster are proud to publish its latest ‘End User Impact Report’. The purpose of the report was to develop an understanding of the impact of power assisted exercise amongst current users. Some of the key headline statistics include: 67 is the average age [...]

28 02, 2020

Shapemaster Hits all the Right Notes at Sheppey Leisure Complex

By |2020-03-06T09:25:09+00:00February 28th, 2020|Leisure|

Health Studio, Sheppey Leisure Complex, Swale Community Leisure (operated by Serco Leisure) Since its initial launch in March 2019, the Health Studio based at Sheppey Leisure Complex has attracted and engaged over 250 older adults who now take part in regular physical activity. The space which formerly housed a children’s soft play area has boosted [...]

28 02, 2020

Low Impact Circuit Classes – A Good Bolt on for Shapemaster Members?

By |2020-03-02T14:38:42+00:00February 28th, 2020|Leisure|

Over the years a ‘Tone & Swim’ membership has been the standard membership package for most leisure centres within the UK and a model that still works well today considering the demographic of Shapemaster users. However there seems to be an emerging trend of including ‘low impact circuit classes’ to accompany a Shapemaster membership. Two [...]

27 02, 2020

Considering the Shapemaster Upgrade Programme

By |2020-03-02T14:35:13+00:00February 27th, 2020|Leisure|

Shapemaster are incredibly proud of the longevity, reliability and performance of our equipment. However, and like many other gym equipment providers there comes a time when considering an upgrade becomes a sensible option, and it needn’t be exhaustive on annual budgets! Over recent months, leisure operators such as Everyone Active, Burnley Leisure and Halo Leisure [...]