Sourcing fresh ideas for the Fitness Industry

Posted on September 16, 2019

Emma Excell talks about tapping into the talent from Imperial College London to breathe fresh ideas into fitness: Why have you chosen to employ placement students from Imperial College London to support the development of Fisikal?  This was really by chance – Rob and I are Scout Leaders and as part of the Scouts communications…

Are your Online Payments Secure and Compliant?

Posted on September 13, 2019

As of Saturday 14th September 2019, EU legislation requiring Secure Customer Authentication (SCA) for client-initiated credit card purchases will come into effect. While there is a phase-in period for banks to raise their standards to new requirements, it is expected that the larger banks will begin requiring additional authentication steps from the 14th. This extra…

Fisikal creates online booking success in the Middle East.

Posted on September 9, 2019

MyFitnessFirst Powered by Fisikal

In 2017, Fitness First Middle East identified a need to take group exercise and Personal Training online to improve and enhance existing member experience and create more efficient process for class and PT bookings.  Build started on a custom-branded solution in December that year, which evolved to include online services for personal training too. In…

Escape Launches “Go Coach” Workout Videos on demand for the gym floor with Fisikal.

Posted on July 5, 2019

Escape Fitness and Fisikal first started working together more than ten years ago and this spring, the two companies launch their latest collaboration in fitness tech innovation: Escape’s GO COACH app for fitness professionals. Here Escape Co-Founder Matt Januszek talks about how they got here and what to expect. “I’ve known Rob for many years,…

Diego Lorenzo explains how he manages his fitness business with Fisikal

Posted on June 14, 2019

Diego Lorenzo is a personal trainer in Chelsea, London. A PT for five years, he has coached City CEOs, to new mums and teenagers in the heart of west London. 18 months ago Diego opened his own studio on the Fulham Road specialising in lifestyle improvement and mindset change, fat loss and pre- and post- natal programming….

Training provider explains why “It’s hard to imagine running our business without Fisikal.”

Posted on June 6, 2019

Drummond Health & Fitness Education Academy has been providing quality health and fitness training and education for more than 35 years. Seven years ago, after a chance meeting with Fisikal CEO, Rob Lander, Gill Cummings-Bell, Co-Founder of The Academy, migrated all paper based learner and course management online, using a bespoke solution created by Fisikal….

What to Expect at FIBO 2019

Posted on April 2, 2019

THIS YEAR AT FIBO   We’re back at FIBO this year. Expect to see some cool new tech innovations that we’ve been working on. We’ll be sharing success stories of our customers doing a great job of using our products and we’re keen to understand more about specific challenges that people we’re meeting for the…

Tech Upgrade – Health Club Magazine April 2019

Posted on April 1, 2019

New technology is transforming the way the health and fitness industry functions and interacts with customers. Liz Terry catches up with operators around the industry for an update. Fisikal and EZ Runner collaborated on a new system to improve the customer journey at Third Space. Third Space wanted to enhance their member experience and streamline…

Fitness Business: 5 Ways to Make Your Fitness Business Paperless

Posted on March 27, 2019

In 2019 it’s easier to run a paperless business. With the advent of mobile applications and technology, going almost entirely paperless is inevitable for every business. So we’ve made it easy to kick old habits and take more of your fitness business online today. Our customers are saving time, money — and the environment —…

Leading London Studio’s Essential Business Management Tool

Posted on March 22, 2019

In early 2017, the UK’s first dedicated EMS (Electronic Muscle Stimulation) studio opened in the UK. James Nutall is commercial manager. We talked to James about his role in driving revenue for a premium studio audience and the operational support needed for a business, which is the first of it’s kind. “We partnered with Fisikal…