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Turning Child’s Play into Lifelong Habits

Tuesday, 4 October 2016, 12:40 pm | Les Mills

Turning Child’s Play into Lifelong Habits With the global obesity epidemic showing no signs of abating, one potential solution lies in targeting children at an early age and showing them how physical activity can be fun – so that they fall in love ... More >>

Kiwis Need to Exercise Harder for Less Time

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 2:46 pm | Les Mills

A leading American exercise scientist visiting New Zealand says high intensity interval training could be the key in reducing our chronic obesity statistics. More >>

Study Proves You Can Grit Away Tummy Fat

Tuesday, 5 July 2016, 12:01 pm | Les Mills

New research has confirmed that specific forms of the increasingly-popular, High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) can be the key to cutting fat from your waistline. While it has been known for some time that HIIT is an effective way to burn serious amounts ... More >>

Kiwi Virtual Reality Technology set to ‘Gamify’ Fitness

Friday, 18 December 2015, 11:17 am | Les Mills

A New Zealand developed virtual reality product is set to reshape the fitness industry for millions globally, and capitalise on the growing millennial gym market. More >>

Exercise Programme Helping Special Needs Children

Friday, 9 October 2015, 4:46 pm | Les Mills

A pioneering exercise programme involving children with a wide range of physical and mental disabilities including; those left brain damaged from domestic abuse and prenatal drug/alcohol use has been launched at an Auckland city gym. More >>

Les Mills Raises the Bar in Sustainability Stakes

Thursday, 6 November 2014, 1:16 pm | Les Mills

Les Mills, New Zealand’s largest and most awarded gym chain, is becoming even greener with its new state-of-the-art gym on Wellington’s Lambton Quay. More >>

Reebok and Les Mills Join Forces

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 10:37 am | Les Mills

Reebok and world renowned group fitness programmer, Les Mills have announced their new partnership, signaling a bold new era for the studio fitness category. More >>

Les Mills lifting the bar with export excellence

Tuesday, 3 September 2013, 3:53 pm | Les Mills

The success of the Les Mills SMARTBAR™ has continued as the innovative weights system picked up yet another award, this time at the TVNZ New Zealand Marketing Awards. More >>

4ormfunction wins prestigious international RedDot Award

Wednesday, 8 May 2013, 2:06 pm | Les Mills

The innovative power of 4ormfunction impressed the 37-member jury of experts for the “red dot award: product design 2013” with their SmartBar™ design for Les Mills International. More >>

Les Mills Invests in Heart of Hamilton with World-Class Gym

Monday, 11 March 2013, 12:08 pm | Les Mills

Media Release 11 March 2013 Les Mills Invests in Heart of Hamilton with New World-Class Gym New Zealand’s largest and most awarded gym chain is giving city workers the chance to unleash their potential at a brand new $10 million exercise facility in ... More >>

Les Mills welcomes move back to Christchurch inner city

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 9:51 am | Les Mills

One of Christchurch's best known inner city businesses will return to the CBD on March 30, with the reopening of Les Mills Christchurch City Gym in Cashel St. Les Mills, a Cashel St resident since 1980, opened a new state-of-the-art gym in 2009, ... More >>

Big Brothers Big Sisters in Auckland with Big Bootcamp

Thursday, 27 October 2011, 12:30 pm | Les Mills

Les Mills is about to kick off its fourth annual charity bootcamp, which this year aims to raise $100,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of New Zealand through the 2011 BIG BOOTCAMP. More >>

Les Mills Unleashes New World-Class Gym In Britomart Auck

Tuesday, 12 April 2011, 9:08 pm | Les Mills

New Zealand’s largest and most awarded gym chain, Les Mills, wants city workers to unleash themselves at a brand-spanking new gym in the heart of Auckland’s hottest transport centre, Britomart, opening on Monday 11 April. More >>

Les Mills Unleash Flash Fitness on Britomart

Friday, 21 January 2011, 2:50 pm | Les Mills

Les Mills showed Auckland commuters what they are made of this morning when they took over No. 1 Queen Street to wow unsuspecting workers with a flash mob fitness workout. Over 60 people got involved in the impromptu session, based on Les Mills’ ... More >>

Tax break for fitness a good idea

Friday, 4 September 2009, 5:02 pm | Les Mills

New Zealandshould look at how Australiais considering a tax break for gym membership, says Les Mills New Zealand CEO Reece Zondag. Supporting people to become more active is an obvious thing for any country to do. However, New Zealandmay need to take a ... More >>

Les Mills takes top New Zealand Gym Award

Thursday, 14 April 2005, 2:29 pm | Les Mills

Les Mills Extreme in Wellington has been named the inaugural Fitness Life Fitness Centre of the Year at a presentation dinner in Auckland last night. The award is the latest in a series of accolades that includes Les Mills being named Best Gym ... More >>