EuropeActive and Deloitte unveil the 2021 European Wellness & Health and fitness Market Report

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On Wednesday June 23rd EuropeActive hosted a virtual pre-celebration as component of the make-up to the 2021 European Health & Exercise Forum (EHFF) to unveil the important conclusions of the 2021 European Health and fitness & Exercise Market place Report (EHFMR).

This eighth version of the European Overall health & Exercise Market place Report, masking the calendar 12 months 2020, reveals the legitimate impression of the COVID-19 pandemic on the conditioning and actual physical exercise sector. The pandemic induced governments to implement many lockdown periods for fitness golf equipment, in some situations in between 40% and 50% of operational times, and this is reflected by an unsurprising dip just after a long time of ongoing growth.

According to the report, memberships dropped by roughly 10 million members or 15,4 % from 64.8 in 2019 to 54.8 million by calendar year end 2020. Revenues diminished by 32,9 % to all-around EUR 18.9 billion, as opposed to the report 12 months 2019 (28.2 Bn) with major 15 European health and fitness operators obtaining total revenues of EUR 2.6 billion in 2020. The 20 most significant operators noticed their memberships lowered by .9 million (-7%) to 12.3 million when compared to 2019. Overall number of exercise golf equipment declined by 1,4 % to 62,775, a reasonable lower narrowly related to the fiscal aid numerous governments furnished to organizations throughout the pandemic. 

As with several other sectors, digitalisation and the broadening of the ecosystem accelerated in 2020. Significant expansion has also been demonstrated in dwelling health and fitness equipment and add-ons, electronic products/companies and outdoor solutions.

The self confidence of buyers in foreseeable future advancement opportunities and the success of the conditioning and actual physical exercise sector is demonstrated by the massive sums invested through 2020 in the several segments of the conditioning ecosystem via existing firms and startups, the two on-line and offline. A significant part of this financial investment is from major-tech, notably Apple, Google and Amazon. In 2020 16 big M&A transactions involving a overall of 854 clubs ended up registered with 505 clubs modifying possession just before March. 

Commenting on the report Executive Director Andreas Paulsen mentioned: “Above the previous years the European Wellbeing & Health Sector Report has turn out to be the gold normal for marketplace investigate in the health and bodily action sector. And particularly at this complicated and transformative time for our sector we need to have trusted details to factually proof the affect of COVID-19 on our sector, and far more importantly to proof our sector’s favourable and vital effect in our communities across Europe. I would like to profoundly thank EuropeActive Ambassador Herman Rutgers, our companions at Deloitte, our info-selection associates throughout the continent, as effectively as our generous sponsors, for this terrific and vital accomplishment at a turbulent time”.

The 2021 European Wellbeing & Health and fitness Sector Report represents the most complete report on the European wellness and exercise market and serves as a valuable supply of data for sector stakeholders. This report was created achievable by the generous assistance of Basic-Suit, BRP Systems, Exerp, FIBO Global Fitness, GO healthy, Myzone, PureGym, Technogym and Xplor.

The entire report is readily available for EUR 299 (EuropeActive associates only EUR 149) and can be purchased by EuropeActive’s Information Centre.

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About EuropeActive

EuropeActive, previously the European Wellbeing and Conditioning Association (EHFA), is the leading not-for-financial gain organisation symbolizing the full of the European conditioning & bodily exercise sector in Brussels. Membership is open to all stakeholders – general public or personal – which includes operators, suppliers, nationwide associations, coaching suppliers, higher education and accreditation institutions.
The EuropeActive Group is entirely committed to consulting and doing the job with the unique mentioned stakeholders, including other NGOs selling well being-improving physical action, sector media and study and scientific institutions. EuropeActive aims to co-function with the European Union and other intercontinental organisations to attain its goal to get a lot more individuals, much more energetic, far more frequently.

In accordance to the EuropeActive/Deloitte Marketplace Report 2021 the European exercise sector serves over 54.8 million shoppers, generates 18.9 billion Euro in revenues, employs 750,000 people today, and consists of approximately 63,000 services.

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