Latest News

Back to Latest News back

 

UFC Gym Australia’s Maz Hagemrad declared not ‘to be a reliable or credible witness’ by Federal Court Judge

UFC Gym Australia’s Maz Hagemrad declared not ‘to be a reliable or credible witness’ by Federal Court Judge
June 27, 2023
About the author

Nigel Benton

Co-founder/Publisher, Australasian Leisure Management

Nigel Benton is the co-founder and Publisher of Australasian Leisure Management, Australia and New Zealand’s only magazine for professionals in all areas of the leisure industry. Having established the magazine in 1997, shortly after his relocation to Australia, he has managed its readership rising to over 11,500 and its acceptance as the industry journal for professionals in aquatics, attractions, entertainment, events, fitness, parks, recreation, sport, tourism and venues.

In 2020, he launched the new Asian Leisure Business website.

Among a range of published works and features, his comments on a Blog (blogspot) from 2007 to 2011, when this website went live in its current form, may be interesting to reflect back on.

Click here to connect with him via LinkedIn.

Read more from this author

Related Articles

26th June 2023 - Australian franchisor of UFC Gyms enters administration

9th June 2023 - New IBISWorld study shows fitness industry still challenged but poised to return to growth

24th May 2023 - Federal Court orders UFC Gym master franchisor to pay $5 million over ‘misleading and deceptive conduct’ in franchise sales

19th May 2023 - UFC Gym Singapore members shocked at closure and concerned about unresolved memberships

18th May 2023 - UFC agrees multi-year deal to host fight events in Sydney

16th May 2023 - F45 reaches 10 years of operations

2nd May 2023 - GapMaps survey shows net reduction of seven fitness clubs across Australia in last quarter

3rd April 2023 - Sudden closure of UFC Gym Penrith

27th March 2023 - 10% of Australia’s F45 studios up for sale

7th March 2023 - IBISWorld sees declining fitness industry revenue and potential saturation of budget 24/7 gyms

14th January 2023 - Les Mills identifies three key fitness trends set to shape 2023

6th December 2022 - UFC GYM India opens its largest club in Imphal

27th August 2022 - UFC GYM Chief Executive hints at further Asian expansion as US clubs launch new promotion

2nd June 2022 - UFC GYM opens new ‘signature’ club in the Sydney CBD

23rd February 2021 - UFC Gym prepares to open first Abu Dhabi club

9th July 2019 - Latest UFC Gym opens in Western Sydney’s Bankstown Sports Club

15th February 2019 - UFC GYM looks open to clubs in New Zealand

23rd July 2018 - UFC Gyms introduce drinking fountain and bottle refill stations at Australian club

6th September 2017 - UFC GYM generates more than 100,000 referral leads with Netpulse

22nd February 2017 - UFC GYM to open Perth club by end of year

21st December 2015 - UFC GYM announces Australian expansion plans

3rd January 2015 - Updated franchise industry code of conduct now in force


Support our industry news service
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?

As an independent publisher, we need reader support for our industry news gathering so ask that - if you don't already do so - you back us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine and/or our online news.

Click here to view our subscription options.

 

supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all

WATERPLAY Solutions Corp

Whether your goal is increasing your centre's revenues or creating an engaging environment, why not add play to your project? If you're looking for stylish aquatic play features, kid-tested…

read more

Aquatics / Attractions / Play / Recreation / Waterparks

 
 

Ungerboeck Software

As of February 2023, Ungerboeck Software has rebranded as Momentus Technologies.

read more

Entertainment / Events / Hospitality / Technology / Venues

 
 

PathMinder

PathMinder Pty Ltd have partnered with AllUser Industries srl to bring Europe’s most advanced high security portals to the Australian and New Zealand markets. AllUser Industries started to…

read more

Access / Fitness / Recreation / Security

 
 

Vivaticket

As of the 1st July 2018, Enta Australasia Pty Ltd/Best Union has been rebranded as Vivaticket Pty Ltd.  Vivaticket is the ideal strategic partner for the organisation and management of your…

read more

Attractions / Entertainment / Sport / Ticketing / Venues

 
 

Clubware

Clubware’s online gym software is not your run of the mill management system. It has been carefully designed to incorporate all the elements that a fitness club would need. How did we do that?…

read more

Access / Billing / Fitness / Recreation

 
 

SLE WORLDWIDE AUSTRALIA PTY LTD

SLE Worldwide Australia is a Managing General Underwriter specialising in insuring risks in the world of Sports, Leisure and Entertainment. Be it relaxing, playing, organising or watching sports,…

read more

Insurance / Venues

 
 

GREENEDESK

Track. Engage. Retain GreeneDesk is a suite of cloud based software solutions helping health clubs, leisure centres and swim schools to effectively track progression, improve customer engagement and…

read more

Aquatics / Billing / Education / Fitness / Technology

 
 

CENTAMAN

Centaman has been a market leader in Enterprise Software Solutions for the leisure and recreation industry and both profit and not-for-profit attractions since 1991. It offers a wide range of software…

read more

Access / Billing / Fitness / Technology / Ticketing

 
 
 
 

get listed with our suppliers directory

Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!

list your business