Welcome to the Fitness Business Asia Podcast show.
Are you a fitness professional or investor based in Asia? If so, this is the podcast for you. We are here to serve a need in the fitness industry for quality business advice in the region as this industry experiences rapid growth.
We've set up this podcast to help fitness business owners in Asia survive, thrive and serve the people that need our services.
Passion and drive alone usually isn’t enough to succeed and often new fitness business owners underestimate the gravity of the project they’re starting.
Our mission is to help business owners across Asia and the industry develop the skill set needed to run booming businesses that inspire and ignite their cities and communities.
Our vision is to create Asia’s number 1 fitness industry resource for coaches, aspiring business owners and investors.
11 Years In Hong Kong’s Fitness Industry Building Coastal Fitness, with Ed Haynes [Part 1 of 2]
Jack talks to Ed Haynes, founder of Coastal Fitness in Hong Kong, co-founder of Earned Apparel and fellow podcast host.
Ed talks about his 11-year journey in HK’s fitness scene, creating and building the Coastal brand and the lessons learned along the way.
Enjoy this inspiring story with lots of strong take-homes - this is part 1 of our 2 part interview, check out episode 137 for part 2.
How To Create a Strong Late Coming Policy For Your Gym or Studio
Having a strong late-coming policy for your group classes is crucial for a smooth operation and to create a safe environment and great experience for everyone.
In this episode, Jack Thomas goes through how to create the right late coming policy for your gym, how to implement it and the importance of getting it right.
Growing the Vision Personal Training Franchise to 50+ Locations, with Andrew Simmons (AUS)
Andrew Simmons, founder and CEO of Vision Personal Training in Australia and New Zealand, shares his journey and insights into what it takes to build a franchise network of over 50 locations and growing.
Andrew talks about the importance of systemizing processes and the mindset shift that set him on the path to building a strong and profitable franchise model.
What's Next for Coaches and Instructors? [Part 3 of 3]
In the final part of our coaching series we ask an important question - what’s the next step for coaches and instructors?
This question is not addressed often enough in our industry but if you don’t approach the topic in your fitness business, you will lose good team members.
If you’re a coach, this will help you consider what a career in fitness means.
If you’re a gym owner/manager, you can better manage and help your team.
Share this with a coach or gym manager who needs to hear it.
Be An Industry-Leading, World-Class Coach or Instructor - Must-Listen For Managers and Gym Owners, Too! [Part 2 of 3]
Part 1 of our Coaching Mini-Series was all about finding the perfect coaching or instructor job for you.
Part 2 looks at what comes next and goes through the 6 essential steps to becoming a world-class coach or instructor.
If you’re a manager or gym owner - listen carefully to these steps and ensure YOU are providing the environment needed for great coaches to thrive and reach their highest potential.
The Perfect Coach or Instructor Position - How To Apply For It And Get It [Part 1 of 3]
So, you’ve decided to become a coach or instructor and take your first step into the fitness industry.
This episode is required listening to find your dream role in the industry, and goes into detail on how to align yourself with the best people to help you succeed.
This episode is NOT just for coaches - if you’re a manager or gym owner this episode will help to improve your recruitment and HR processes, as well as better understand the coaching mindset.
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