covid 19 and the fitness industry

Covid 19 And The Impact On The Fitness Industry

It’s suggested that a habit is borne out of doing something regularly for around 10 weeks, and this includes going to the gym. 

Following on from gym closures in March 2020, there was concern within the fitness industry that the longer gym members go without using a gym, the less likely that they would return once gyms were to reopen. 

Budget Chain Gyms Vs Independent Gyms - Kustom Kit Gym Equipment

Budget Chain Gyms Vs Independent Gyms

There’s been a whopping spike in the number of low-cost chain gyms opening up across the UK. 

41% from 2015 to 2016!  That’s huge, and with membership costs as low as £16.99 per month it’s becoming increasingly difficult for independent gyms to compete.  At least from a cost perspective.