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Sports Facilities Management: 2018 buying trends revealed

Sports FM Buying Trends

Fitness & Gym Equipment, Changing Rooms and Fitness Testing top the list of solutions the UK’s leading sports and leisure industry professionals are sourcing in 2018.

The findings have been revealed in the lead up to the Sports & Leisure Forum which takes place June 18th & 19th.

Delegates registering to attend the event have been asked which areas they needed to invest in during 2018 and beyond.

A significant 70% are looking to invest in Fitness & Gym Equipment, with 56% sourcing Changing Rooms/Showers solutions.

Just behind were Fitness Testing & Wireless Fitness Monitoring (49%), Clothing Kit & Uniform (47%), Sports Flooring (44%) and Artificial Surfaces & Sports Surfaces (42%).

“It’s probably no surprise that Fitness & Gym Equipment top the list of areas our delegates were most interested in,” said Sports & Leisure Forum Event Manager Luke Webster. “But the full table provides a valuable insight into trends within the sports FM sector.”

% of delegates at the Sports & Leisure Forum sourcing certain products & solutions (Top 10):

Fitness & Gym Equipment – 70%

Changing Rooms/Showers – 56%

Fitness Testing & Wireless Fitness Monitoring – 49%

Clothing Kit & Uniform – 47%

Sports Flooring – 44%

Artificial Surfaces & Sports Surfaces – 42%

Facilities Management – 42%

Lockers – 42%

Design & Build – 37%

Interior Fit Out – 37%

To find out more about the Sports & Leisure Forum, visit  www.sportsandleisureforum.co.uk.


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