278 episodes

Welcome to the Fitness Business Asia podcast, hosted by BASE founder and CEO Jack Thomas - a show with a strong and powerful mission to raise the standards of Asia’s fitness industry.

If you’re an ambitious gym owner, fitness manager, investor in the wellness industry or a coach that wants to get into the business side of fitness, this weekly resource will help you raise your game.

Fitness Business Asia Podcast Jack Thomas

    • Business
    • 4.7 • 15 Ratings

Welcome to the Fitness Business Asia podcast, hosted by BASE founder and CEO Jack Thomas - a show with a strong and powerful mission to raise the standards of Asia’s fitness industry.

If you’re an ambitious gym owner, fitness manager, investor in the wellness industry or a coach that wants to get into the business side of fitness, this weekly resource will help you raise your game.

    How Hyrox Is Taking Asia By Storm, with Richard Cowley APAC Director

    How Hyrox Is Taking Asia By Storm, with Richard Cowley APAC Director

    We welcome Richard Cowley, APAC Director for Hyrox, to discuss the incredible Hyrox growth story, their plans in Asia and what it means to be a Hyrox affiliated gym.
     
    GUEST RESOURCES
    Richard Cowley on LinkedIn
    HYROX
    Find A HYROX Race in Asia
     
    THE FIT GUIDE
    Visit The Fit Guide
    The Fit Guide helps fitness lovers find and experience the world’s best fitness clubs and studios; and helps fitness clubs create incredible, five star client experiences every time.
    Subscribe to The Fit Guide Newsletter
    The Fit Guide on LinkedIn
     
    SHOW RESOURCES
    Jack Thomas on LinkedIn
    Fitness Business Asia Website
    Fitness Business Asia Instagram

    • 31 min
    268. How to be an effective panel moderator or interviewer [Part 4/4]

    268. How to be an effective panel moderator or interviewer [Part 4/4]

    In the fourth and final part of our mini-series, we discuss how to be an effective and dynamic interviewer or podcast moderator. We look at what to do before, during and after your interview or panel to make the most of your opportunity and create value for the audience.
     
    THE FIT GUIDE
    The Fit Guide helps you find and experience the world’s best fitness clubs and studios; and helps clubs create incredible, five star client experiences every time.
    Visit The Fit Guide
    The Fit Guide on LinkedIn
    The Fit Guide on Instagram
    The Fit Guide Newsletter
     
    SHOW RESOURCES
    Jack Thomas on LinkedIn
    Fitness Business Asia Website
    Fitness Business Asia Instagram

    • 21 min
    You’re Live! How to have maximum IMPACT as a podcast or panel guest [Part 3/4]

    You’re Live! How to have maximum IMPACT as a podcast or panel guest [Part 3/4]

    In the third part of our mini-series, we discuss what to do on the day of the panel or interview, to ensure you have maximum impact.
     
    THE FIT GUIDE
    The Fit Guide helps you find and experience the world’s best fitness clubs and studios; and helps clubs create incredible, five star client experiences every time.
    Visit The Fit Guide
    The Fit Guide on LinkedIn
    The Fit Guide on Instagram
    The Fit Guide Newsletter
     
    SHOW RESOURCES
    Jack Thomas on LinkedIn
    Fitness Business Asia Website
    Fitness Business Asia Instagram

    • 20 min
    Preparation: How to have maximum IMPACT as a podcast or panel Guest [Part 2/4]

    Preparation: How to have maximum IMPACT as a podcast or panel Guest [Part 2/4]

    In the second part of our mini-series, we discuss how to prepare for your interview or panel appearance once you’ve secured it. With good planning and preparation, you can have maximum impact for you and your brand.
     
    THE FIT GUIDE
    The Fit Guide helps you find and experience the world’s best fitness clubs and studios; and helps clubs create incredible, five star client experiences every time.
    Visit The Fit Guide
    The Fit Guide on LinkedIn
    The Fit Guide on Instagram
    The Fit Guide Newsletter
     
    SHOW RESOURCES
    Jack Thomas on LinkedIn
    Fitness Business Asia Website
    Fitness Business Asia Instagram

    • 20 min
    Impact & Inspiration: Excelling as a Podcast & Panel Guest [Part 1/4]

    Impact & Inspiration: Excelling as a Podcast & Panel Guest [Part 1/4]

    This three-part series is for podcast guests, media interviewees, panelists and speakers and will help you find the right media outlets for your message and craft a memorable, powerful and inspiring brand story.
     
    THE FIT GUIDE
    The Fit Guide helps you find and experience the world’s best fitness clubs and studios; and helps clubs create incredible, five star client experiences every time.
    Visit The Fit Guide
    The Fit Guide on LinkedIn
    The Fit Guide on Instagram
    The Fit Guide Newsletter
     
    SHOW RESOURCES
    Jack Thomas on LinkedIn
    Fitness Business Asia Website
    Fitness Business Asia Instagram
     

    • 26 min
    Creating one of the first brands in ‘boutique fitness’ and taking it worldwide, with Jennifer Vaughan Maanavi of Physique 57 (USA)

    Creating one of the first brands in ‘boutique fitness’ and taking it worldwide, with Jennifer Vaughan Maanavi of Physique 57 (USA)

    When her favorite fitness studio closed, Jennifer Vaughan Maanavi went from fitness class client to business owner and created one of the world’s first brands to be recognized as “boutique fitness” in the process.
    Physique 57 has since opened in countries around the world, has seen great success in online fitness and is still going strong as one of the industry’s leading Barre brands.
    Their Soho location was also recognized as the world’s leading Barre experience in The Fit Guide.
     
    GUEST RESOURCES
    Jennifer Vaughan Maanavi on LinkedIn
    Physique 57
    Beyond Activ
     
    THE FIT GUIDE
    Visit The Fit Guide
    The Fit Guide helps fitness lovers find and experience the world’s best fitness clubs and studios; and helps fitness clubs create incredible, five star client experiences every time.
    Subscribe to The Fit Guide Newsletter
    The Fit Guide on LinkedIn
     
    SHOW RESOURCES
    Jack Thomas on LinkedIn
    Fitness Business Asia Website
    Fitness Business Asia Instagram

    • 1 hr 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

newuserTH ,

Love this podcast!

Clear, straight to the point, no nonsense extremely valuable information. Highly recommended!

Jack BASE ,

Top Podcast On Asia’s Fitness Business

Aiming to be the no 1 resource for those in Asia’s fitness industry but also a solid source of information and inspiration wherever you’re based.

SanTekasub ,

Jack doesn't waste your time.

It's a very well structured podcast that obviously has a lot of thoughts behind it. I'm subscribing.

Top Podcasts In Business

The Secret Sauce
THE STANDARD
THE MONEY COACH
โค้ชหนุ่ม จักรพงษ์ เมษพันธุ์
Morning Wealth
THE STANDARD
ลงทุนแมน
longtunman
แปดบรรทัดครึ่ง
ต้อง กวีวุฒิ
Nopadol’s Story
nopadolstory

You Might Also Like

The Diary Of A CEO with Steven Bartlett
DOAC
Escape Your Limits
Escape Fitness
The Peter Attia Drive
Peter Attia, MD
The Daily
The New York Times
Run a Profitable Gym
Chris Cooper
Early to Rise Radio
Craig Ballantyne