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Fitness Industry Insiders

Fitness Industry Insiders Karl Frew and Steve Watson - who have more than 50 years of experience between them - are joined by expert guests to talk about the changing face of independent fitness and the inspirational ideas that are reinventing the way we exercise.

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8: Moving Forwards

Fitness Industry Insiders Karl Frew and Steve Watson talk about what it's been like to reopen physical locations with new social distancing measures and other precautions, and generally about how lockdown has affected them both personally and in terms of their businesses. Thank you to our sponsors, EMD UK, the National Governing Body for Group Exercise. Find out more at www.emduk.org

39mins

7 Aug 2020

Rank #1

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7: Brett Pearson & Andy Pickles: Don't Stop The Music

Fitness Industry Insiders Karl Frew and Steve Watson are joined by Brett Pearson from EMD UK and Andy Pickles, Executive Chairman of The Music Factory Entertainment Group, to discuss the use of music in online classes.Brett talks about the brand new online licence that he has been negotiating with PRS, and Andy talks about Pure Energy's Go series, where the idea came from, and how instructors can continue to benefit from the service going forward.Thank you to our sponsors, EMD UK, the National Governing Body for Group Exercise. Find out more at www.emduk.org

43mins

19 Jun 2020

Rank #2

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6: Cherry Baker: Staying Relevant

Fitness Industry Insiders Karl Frew and Steve Watson talk to Cherry Baker about the virtual IFS event last weekend, staying relevant, and how older trainers can take advantage of an ageing client base who still want to keep fit but may not be able to do everything that they used to.Thank you to our sponsors, EMD UK, the National Governing Body for Group Exercise. Find out more at www.emduk.org

35mins

12 Jun 2020

Rank #3

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5: The International Fitness Showcase Takeover

Karl Frew and Steve Watson present a special episode of Fitness Industry Insiders, with an IFS Takeover!In this episode we'll hear from some legends of IFS... Cherry Baker, Jane Tress, Karen Gibson and Sophie Watson give you the full lowdown on this weekend's virtual event.Thank you to our sponsors, EMD UK, the National Governing Body for Group Exercise. Find out more at www.emduk.org

32mins

3 Jun 2020

Rank #4

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4: Sue Wilkie (EMD UK)

Karl Frew and Steve Watson are joined by Sue Wilkie from EMD UK, the National Governing Body for Group Exercise.They discuss the resources that you can access for free as a fitness industry professional, and how EMD UK are supporting the industry in other ways and fighting for its future.

24mins

29 May 2020

Rank #5

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3: Kelly Reed & Steph Walker: Adapting Your Business In Lockdown

Karl Frew and Steve Watson are joined by two guests this week, powerhouse entrepreneurs Kelly Reed and Steph Walker.They discuss the challenges they've faced since the UK went in to lockdown, how they've adapted their businesses, and some of the positives that have come from this new way of working.

39mins

22 May 2020

Rank #6

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2: Andrew Crawford (Fitness Industry Accountants)

Karl Frew and Steve Watson are joined by guest Andrew Crawford from Fitness Industry Accountants to discuss the support that can be accessed by independent fitness professionals during the coronavirus crisis, and what individuals can do themselves to help protect their business.

35mins

14 May 2020

Rank #7

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1: The Fitness Industry in Lockdown

In the first episode of Fitness Industry Insiders, Karl Frew and Steve Watson discuss the fitness industry in lockdown. They talk about how independent fitness experts were impacted by quarantine, pivoting business models and what the future of the industry could look like after COVID 19.

31mins

14 May 2020

Rank #8

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Trailer: Fitness Industry Insiders

Fitness Industry Insiders Karl Frew and Steve Watson - who have more than 50 years of experience between them - are joined by expert guests to talk about the changing face of independent fitness and the inspirational ideas that are reinventing the way we exercise.

8 May 2020

Rank #9