News: Wellness

The Y Victoria announces Dr Lindsay McMillan as new Chair of the Board

The Y Victoria has welcomed their new Chair of the Board, Dr Lindsay McMillan OAM, who joins the Y at an important and exciting time of COVID-recovery, innovation and expansion. Dr…

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May 7, 2021 Aquatics / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /


250 Australian Anytime Fitness clubs to join in events to raise funds for suicide prevention charity R U OK?

More than 250 Anytime Fitness clubs across Australia are set to be involved in Tread As One, a fundraising challenge in support of R U OK? being held from 15th to 22nd May. Aiming to…

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May 7, 2021 Events / Fitness / Wellness /


North Queensland Cowboys high-performance training centre officially opens

The North Queensland Cowboys’ new $40 million high-performance training centre was today officially opened in Townsville, providing state-of-the-art sports medical and research…

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May 7, 2021 Education / Events / Sport / Venues / Wellness /


Input sought for study on Digital Healthy Lifestyle Behaviour Interventions for teenage girls

Researchers at the Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN) within the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences at Deakin University are seeking input into an explorative…

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May 7, 2021 Education / Fitness / Recreation / Technology / Wellness /


Health and fitness sector launches pre-exercise screening system specifically for young people

Exercise and Sports Science Australia in collaboration with Sports Medicine Australia and Fitness Australia has today announced the launch of a newly developed ‘Pre-Exercise…

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May 6, 2021 Fitness / Sport / Wellness /


Global Wellness Institute highlights rise of the ‘Nature Economy’

The Global Wellness Institute has reported that nature is rising in importance and relevance in the post-pandemic era with research and commercial interest in the broad field of nature…

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May 6, 2021 Education / Environment / Technology / Wellness /


Gyms close in Singapore to manage resurgence of COVID-19

Along with imposing a 21-day quarantine on most inbound travellers, Singapore is closing gyms and fitness centres in response to a resurgence in COVID-19 cases. The news of a resurgence…

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May 5, 2021 Fitness / Safety / Wellness /


Sporting celebrities support Australia’s largest handball competition

Sporting celebrities including Ash Barty, Kara Antonio, Mitch McGovern, Ed Ware and the St Kilda Football Club have supported Australia’s largest handball competition with its aim of…

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May 5, 2021 Events / Sport / Wellness /


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