News: Fitness

Lorna Jane fined $40,000 over ‘anti-virus’ claims for new clothing range

Brisbane-based active wear brand Lorna Jane has been fined almost $40,000 over claims that its tops and leggings could protect against Coronavirus. The Therapeutic Goods Administration…

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Jul 18, 2020 Fitness / Legal / Retail /


Belgravia Foundation passes three years of operations

The Belgravia Foundation - which helps connect people with a disability, of diversity and those who experience disadvantage aquatic, fitness, recreation, sport and wellness programs - has…

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Jul 17, 2020 Access / Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Wellness /


Reopening approved for Plus Fitness Campbelltown following temporary COVID-19 closure

Plus Fitness Campbelltown, has advised that they have received approval by the Department of Health to reopen their 24/7 gym following their temporary COVID-19 related closure. In a…

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Jul 17, 2020 Fitness / Safety /


Gold Coast City Council launches year-round program of free outdoor and online fitness classes

The Gold Coast’s new-look Active and Healthy program is now delivering more than 180 classes each week across the city. Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate recently launched the new…

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Jul 17, 2020 Fitness / Wellness /


Baw Baw to host Ride Nation program

Baw Baw Shire Council, in eastern Victoria, has endorsed a proposal to host Ride Nation, a pilot program encouraging children to participate in cycling. Ride Nation is facilitated by…

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Jul 17, 2020 Fitness / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /


Majority of Australians failed to meet suggested physical activity behaviour guidelines during Coronavirus lockdown

Despite anecdotal evidence that Australians were more active during the first wave of COVID-19 restrictions, a Monash University study has revealed that the majority of Australians…

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Jul 17, 2020 Education / Fitness / Recreation / Wellness /


Planet Fitness takes ‘vigorous steps’ to limit community transmission of Coronavirus

Forced to close its facility in the South Western Sydney suburb of Casula at the weekend after an exerciser with COVID-19 attended the gym, Planet Fitness has taken what it described as…

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Jul 16, 2020 Fitness / Safety / Wellness /


Lorna Jane accused of ‘cynical exploitation’ of Coronavirus fears to sell activewear

Leading activewear brand Lorna Jane has been criticised by the head of the Royal Australian College of GPs for misleading customers in the promotion of its new range of…

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Jul 16, 2020 Fitness / Marketing / Retail / Wellness /


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Perfect Gym Solutions is a software as a service (SaaS) solution purpose-built to service the fitness industry, with over 1000 clients servicing over 2 million gym members across 40 countries making…

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PROVEN BUSINESS CONCEPTS WITH XBODY XBody’s goal is to see you and your EMS business succeed. That is why we don’t just sell equipment, we provide know-how, expert knowledge,…

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