This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
news and jobs updated daily on
THE DIFFERENCE
www.healthclubmanagement.co.uk
MONITOR
EVERYONE &
edited by kate cracknell email: katecracknell@leisuremedia.com
EVERYTHING
Life Fitness has equipped the crew and passenger fi tness facilities onboard
oasis of the seas sets sail
Wattbike accurately monitors
Royal Caribbean International has products that were durable, fi t for
29 parameters 100 times a
introduced the Oasis of the Seas, the heavy usage and innovative.”
second so there’s plenty of
largest cruise ship ever to set sail, Royal Caribbean installed 30 Elevation
data to keep an eye on. And
complete with onboard fi tness facilities Series treadmills, 18 elliptical cross-
equipped by Life Fitness. trainers and 11 exercise bikes in the Oasis
thanks to the Expert software
Launched in December and with a of the Seas’ passenger fi tness centre, along that’s included free with
maximum capacity of 5,400 passengers with a full line of strength equipment
every Wattbike, it’s the ideal
and 2,100 crew members, the ship offers and LeMond group cycling bikes. Group
platform for group training.
two fi tness centres: a 1,060sq m facility exercise classes are also available.
Simply connect the bikes
for guests, and a separate 240sq m gym Other passenger attractions onboard
for use by the crew. include an ice rink, 21 swimming pools
together and to a screen and
“Fitness is becoming an integral part and whirlpools, an open-air Central Park,
any one of 10 parameters can
of the cruise experience, so we needed the Rising Tide Bar – a bar that rises
be displayed for all to see. If
to build a facility that would impress our between decks (the ship has 16 passenger
the mood takes you, you can
guests,” says Joe Schlipman, director of decks) – a water theme park, a full-size
even race up to 14 bikes with
onboard revenue for Royal Caribbean carousel and the Royal Promenade with
International. “Life Fitness offered its bars, restaurants and cafés.
a visual display.
fi rst italian site for aspria
And outside of the group situation,
because Wattbike doesn’t have a
The Aspria Group has acquired its fi rst and practice area, conference rooms,
fixed crank it’s perfect for individual
club in Italy: the Harbour Club Milano. members’ lounge and restaurant.
training as well.
Acquired in December, the club A new spa, recently developed at a So for less than the price of some
will continue to operate under the cost of 5m, offers a hydrotherapy pool
other group training solutions, why
Harbour Club name. Spread over 16 alongside heat, ice and water experiences,
not look instead at Wattbike. Visit
acres, it offers a full range of indoor relaxation and therapy suites.
www.wattbike.com to find out
and outdoor sports and spa facilities, Brian Morris, Aspria CEO, oversaw the
how your gym could benefit.
including an Olympic-sized outdoor pool original development of the site in the
within landscaped gardens, sunbathing early 1990s, as MD of then owner London
and relaxation terraces, a 25m indoor and Edinburgh Trust (LET).
pool, 16 indoor and outdoor tennis The deal takes the Aspria portfolio
courts, state-of-the-art fi tness facilities to seven sites in Germany, Belgium
and mind-body studios. There’s also and Italy, serving more than 30,000
a children’s club, golf driving range members and day/overnight guests.
WWW.WATTBIKE.COM
february 2010 © cybertrek 2010
08448 759 547
17
Wattbike Health Club Management.indd 1 27/10/09 13:31:37
Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52  |  Page 53  |  Page 54  |  Page 55  |  Page 56  |  Page 57  |  Page 58  |  Page 59  |  Page 60  |  Page 61  |  Page 62  |  Page 63  |  Page 64  |  Page 65  |  Page 66  |  Page 67  |  Page 68  |  Page 69  |  Page 70  |  Page 71  |  Page 72  |  Page 73  |  Page 74  |  Page 75  |  Page 76  |  Page 77  |  Page 78  |  Page 79  |  Page 80  |  Page 81  |  Page 82  |  Page 83  |  Page 84
Produced with Yudu - www.yudu.com