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Gyms & Fitness Centres in the UK: Market Research Report

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Gyms & Fitness Centres Market Research Report | SIC R93.130 | Nov 2016

Slimming down: Revenue growth slows as more consumers opt for budget gyms

IBISWorld’s Gyms & Fitness Centres market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Bannatyne Fitness Ltd Bannatyne Fitness Ltd market share
Dave Whelan Sports Ltd Dave Whelan Sports Ltd market share
David Lloyd Leisure Ltd David Lloyd Leisure Ltd market share
Pure Gym Ltd Pure Gym Ltd market share
Virgin Active Ltd Virgin Active Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Gyms and Fitness Centres industry covers the operation of gyms and health and fitness clubs, which include personal training services offered through a gym but not the activities of independent personal trainers. Gyms generally offer their services on a membership basis and require customers to sign a contract. Gyms can be broadly classified as low-market, mid-market and high-market based on the price of their memberships and the facilities they offer. Despite the presence of several large players in the industry, there are still many small independent gyms operating across the United Kingdom. However, mergers and acquisitions between operators have occurred in recent years, indicating that the structure of the industry is changing... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The industry is in the mature phase of its life cycle with industry value added estimated to increase at a compound annual rate of 2.6% over the 10 years through 2021-22. This compares with average GDP growth of 2.3% over the same period. The industry started consolidating recently, with some major companies expanding their market share by buying up smaller chains and independent gyms. This trend is expected to continue over the coming years.

There is now a wide range of gyms and health clubs offering a great diversity of services and membership options that cater to individual needs. Gym.. purchase to read more


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What is the Gyms & Fitness Centres Industry?

Operators in this industry provide fitness facilities, specifically gyms and health clubs. These organisations typically provide services on a membership basis, and benefits include the use of exercise equipment and weights, personal training, group classes and other club facilities.

Industry Products
Weights and exercise machinesGroup fitness classesPersonal training
Industry Activities
Gym and health club operationProvision and running of fitness and bodybuilding clubs and facilities

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