The 2010 IHRSA European Health Club Report: The Size and Scope of Leading Markets

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					                                                                      EDITORS
About IHRSA
                                                                      Jay M. Ablondi
Founded in 1981, The International Health, Racquet &                  Executive VP of Global Products, IHRSA
Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) is a not-for-profit trade              Cathy McNeil
association representing health and fitness facilities, gyms,         VP of International Operations, IHRSA
sports clubs, and suppliers worldwide. Its mission is to grow,        Hans Muench
protect and promote the health and fitness industry, and to           Director of IHRSA Europe
provide its members with benefits that will help them be more         Melissa Rodriguez
successful. The association’s membership includes more than           Manager, Research, IHRSA
9,700 clubs in 75 countries, along with 650 industry suppliers.       Kristen Walsh
                                                                      Senior Editor, IHRSA
                                                                      Alison O’Kane Giannaras
As one of the world’s leading authorities on the commercial           Associate VP of International Development, IHRSA
fitness industry, IHRSA is the source of some of the world’s          Blakely Sullivan
only primary consumer research and industry economic                  Manager, International Operations, IHRSA
and operating studies. IHRSA publishes Club Business
International (CBI), the industry’s leading monthly periodical        IHRSA EuROPEAn COunCIl MEMbERS
and hosts several important industry events worldwide,                Christophe Andanson (France)
including the annual IHRSA International Convention &                 Maria Angeles de Santiago (Spain)
Trade Show.                                                           Ramon Canela (Spain)
                                                                      Paul Eigenmann (Switzerland)
                                                                      Kilian Fisher (Ireland)
IHRSA In EuRopE                                                       John Harris (Austria)
IHRSA has more than 2,000 members in Europe, and                      Theo Hendriks (netherlands)
has established partnerships with many federations and                Rod Hill (Spain)
companies. The annual IHRSA European Congress attracts                Rasmus Ingerslev (Denmark)
hundreds of industry leaders from Europe, the united States           Antonio Macias (Portugal)
and abroad. Hans Muench, Director of IHRSA Europe, is                 Doug Miller (uK)
                                                                      David Minton (uK)
based in Munich, Germany.
                                                                      Christian Pierar (belgium)
                                                                      Gianluca Scazzosi (Italy)
IHRSA is governed by a board of Directors, with global                Anastasia Yusina (Russia)
representation. For more information, visit www.ihrsa.org
or email info@ihrsa.org.                                              IHRSA PARTnERS In EuROPE
                                                                      DeFitness Oganisatie (belgium)
                                                                      Dansk Fitness & Helse Organization (Denmark)
                                                                      European Health & Fitness Association (EHFA) (brussels)
                                                                      French Health & Racquet Sportsclub Association (France)
                                                                      IlAM (Ireland)
                                                                      VES (netherlands)
                                                                      AGAP (Portugal)
                                                                      leila Timergaleeva (Russia)
                                                                      les Mills nordic (Scandinavia)
                                                                      Treningsforbundet (norway)
                                                                      Sports Managers Servicios Integrales (Spain)
                                                                      QualiCert (Switzerland)
We would like to thank the following individuals and
organizations for providing a solid foundation to develop this        COPYRIGHT 2010
report:
                                                                      InTERnATIOnAl HEAlTH, RACQuET &
Kilian Fisher (IlAM), Jesper B Christensen (DFHO), Jesper
                                                                      SPORTSClub ASSOCIATIOn
Magnusson (les Mills nordic Ab), Bjorn Johannsen (Gym business),
Sven-Martin Imhof (Tri Kao Mi), Birgit Schwarze (DSSV), Dave
                                                                      All rights reserved. no part of this publication may be reprinted,
Wright (Creative Fitness Marketing), Cornelius de Geus (De Geus
                                                                      reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any
Club), Stephen Tharrett (Russian Fitness Group), Roberto Rodrigues
(Curves), Ståle Angel (Elixia nordic AS), Jarek Semrau (Sportwise),   form or by any means—electronic, mechanical, or otherwise—
Eric Vandenabeele (De Fitness Organisatie/belgium), Ari Katajisto     without the express permission of IHRSA. To order copies of this
(Kuntosali & Fitness/Finland), Christophe Andanson (les Mills         publication or other IHRSA publications, contact:
France), Gianluca Scazzosi (Wellink/Italy), Coen Langstraat
(VES/netherlands), Anne Thidemann (TreningsForbundet), José           IHRSA
Ricardo Silva (AGAP/Portugal), Anastasia Yusina (Strata Partners/     70 Fargo Street
Russia), Maria Angeles de Santiago Restoy (Sport Managers Servicios   boston, MA 02210, uSA
Integrales/Spain), Claude Ammann (SFGV/Switzerland), David            +1/617-951-0055
Minton (The leisure Database Company/uK), Laszlo Zopcsak              +1/617-951-0056 (fax)
(IWI/Hungary), EFCA                                                   http://www.ihrsa.org/store
ihrsa.org/research




                2010
                  The 2010
                  EUROPEAN HEALTH CLUB REPORT
                             The Size and Scope of Leading Markets
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                                                                                     Sponsored by




                             Interntional Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association




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DOCUMENT INFO
Description: The 2010 IHRSA European Health Club Report: The Size and Scope of Leading Markets, sponsored by Technogym, provides an overview of key European fitness markets. This report is a great tool for researchers, banks, investors, governments, insurance companies, club owners, and suppliers. The period from 2008 to 2010 has been a noteworthy one for the European health club industry, with some markets being relatively unaffected by the economic downturn, while others were shaken to their core. The report includes data on 16 countries, as well as insights from industry leaders about the state of the health club industry and highlights of "An Industry On the Move" which recaps some of the newsworthy industry events during these interesting economic time. Detailed market reports included for the following countries: Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy , Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom and the emerging European Markets of Croatia, Hungary and Poland.
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PARTNER IHRSA
IHRSA stands for the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association. We are a trade association serving the health and fitness club industry. IHRSA's mission is to grow, protect and promote the health and fitness industry, and to provide its members with benefits that will help them be more successful.