As a national governing body, we’re proud to be at the forefront of industry research
EMD UK has access to the largest pool of data on the group exercise sector. We use this data to promote the physical, social and mental benefits of group exercise and to support the growth of the group exercise industry. This data driven approach means we can track current trends in the market and ensure our partners have the right tools to meet the needs of participants.
EMD UK Participant Survey
Our annual Participant Survey aims to provide information from the people that attend group exercise classes. This survey tracks satisfaction levels, key trends, barriers and more. Click on the links below to download the surveys.
Our annual Working in Fitness survey takes a look at the issues that matter to the industry’s workforce. This includes satisfaction rates across a wide range of subjects, career patterns and industry trends. Click below to download the surveys.
Get Set to Go is funded by Mind, Sport England and the National Lottery. Funding was awarded in October 2014 for a three-year programme to support people with mental health problems to get physically active in their local communities.
This annual survey of worldwide fitness trends is now in its 12th year. It includes some member organizations of the Coalition for the Registration of Exercise Professionals (CREP). Participating organizations included the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), American Council on Exercise (ACE), National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF), and The Cooper Institute®.