Exercise Professionals - Precor
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Company profile
Amer Sports
Theta Building
Lyon Way
GU16 7ER
Website: www.precor.com
Twitter: @precoruk
Linkedin: linkedin.com/company/precor
Facebook: facebook.com/PrecorIncorporated

Steve Carter, MD

About us
For more than 35 years, Precor has driven fitness forward. We continue that heritage every day, by advancing what’s possible in design innovation, member experience and service.
We understand the challenges fitness facilities in multiple sectors face, and our team of experts from sales and marketing to aftersales support and service will ensure your investment in fitness equipment is maximised.

Product range
In 2015 Precor added Queenax™ functional training to its product portfolio, as well as announcing its partnership with Spinning®, the world leader in indoor cycling. Launching six new Spinner® bikes in 2016.
Precor’s strength equipment suite has grown, with additions to the Discovery Series Plate-Loaded Strength range and Benches and Racks. The P82 console has also been launched with an updated version of Preva, the cloud-based networked fitness solution.
Throughout its history, Precor has been at the vanguard of fitness innovation and award-winning CV products; creating the world’s first elliptical fitness crosstrainer (EFX), inventing the cushioned treadmill and launching the Adaptive Motion Trainer (AMT).
The recent launch of the new Experience Series EFX 800 with converging CrossRamp®, which mimics the normal converging path of motion as a person walks and runs, continues Precor’s ‘first to market’ innovation trademark.
Precor’s in-house engineers provide a superior service, which includes a first time fix rate of over 98%, seven days a week cover and guaranteed response time within 48 hours. All of this results in maximum equipment uptime, which is now proven to increase retention.

Key customers
easyGym, Sports Direct, Places for People, Parkwood Leisure, The énergie Group incorporating Fit4Less, Anytime Fitness, 3d Leisure, Active Nation, Hilton Hotels, Thistle Hotels plus single site operators, universities and local authorities.

Shows attending in 2017
IHRSA, FIBO, SIBEC, ukactive Flame Conference, active-net, Elevate, Spinning Showcase at the International Fitness Show, Anytime Fitness Conference (UK and US).

Key personnel
Steve Carter, MD
Samantha Taylor, UK Marketing Manager

Parent Company
Precor is part of the Amer Sports Corporation, with other internationally recognised brands including Wilson, Atomic, Suunto and Salomon.

“As a world-leading university we are always looking to improve and pioneer, and the unique touch screen console from Precor met our needs perfectly. We can provide the very best fitness equipment around and with Preva’s superb technology it is helping us take our member engagement to new levels.”
JIM AITKEN MBE, DIRECTOR – Centre for Sport and Exercise, University of Edinburgh

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