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WHO’S WHO


Kirklees Active Leisure Address


Tel


The Stadium Business and Leisure Complex, Stadium Way, Huddersfi eld, HD1 6PG +44 (0)1484 234 100


Web www.kirkleesactive.co.uk / www.smartfi tnessuk.co.uk Facebook /kirkleesactiveleisure Twitter


/kirkleesactive


LA fitness Address


Tel


Sandall Stones Road, Kirk Sandall, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN3 1QR +44 (0)1302 892 3010


Web www.lafi tness.co.uk Facebook /LAfi tnessUK Twitter


/LAfi tnessTIPS


COMPANY PROFILE KAL is responsible for the management of 12 sports centres and pools across the Kirklees district of West Yorkshire, on behalf of Kirklees Council, with a focus on providing high quality exercise and fi tness opportunities for the whole community. NUMBER OF SITES 12 KAL centres, of which two centres now offer SMART Fitness low-cost gyms. PLANS FOR 2014 Completing a £1m investment on a major capital project at Scissett Baths and Fitness Centre. Developing the new £35m Huddersfi eld Leisure Centre, opening in 2015.


CEO: Alasdair Brown


PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND BA (Hons) Recreation. I’ve spent 20+ years in the leisure industry – largely within the public sector, with a range of local authorities, but also including two and a half years with Sport England – before taking up the role with Kirklees Active Leisure in July 2008. BEST PIECE OF ADVICE YOU’VE EVER BEEN GIVEN With every crisis comes opportunity. PEOPLE MIGHT BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT... I ran my fi rst 10k in 2013.


96 Health Club Handbook 2014


COMPANY PROFILE Privately owned by LA Leisure, LA fi tness targets a broad demographic, offering pools and spas as well as extensive gym and group exercise facilities. Members are offered value for money in a vibrant atmosphere. LA Leisure has also launched a premium health club concept called LAX – its fi rst site opened in London last October. NUMBER OF SITES 80 LA Fitness clubs: 79 in the UK and one in Dublin. PLANS FOR 2014 Continuing the investment in club refurbishments, rebranding, training and revamping operations to focus on the member experience. Also possible new openings.


CEO: Martin Long


PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND A retail background – fi nancial director and CEO of the Game Group. Now CEO of LA fi tness for fi ve years. My early career included accountancy and two years at Sunderland FC. BEST PIECE OF ADVICE YOU’VE EVER BEEN GIVEN Listen! PEOPLE MIGHT BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT... I ran a video games business for 13 years and corrupted other people’s children, yet I don’t play and neither do my four children.


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