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Rugged Highlights of 2016
Friday, December 23, 2016

This year, underdogs Leicester City became Premier League champions and Team GB pipped China to 2nd in the medal table at the Rio 2016 Olympics: Here’s our year in seven images…
1. Pro-X Elite at Aspire Academy, Qatar
Aspire boasts the latest,…

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Growing Business Through Funding
Wednesday, July 13, 2016

In these days of ‘Unicorns’ and Facebook it seems as though the world should be lining up at your door to fund your next brilliant idea.

Of course it’s never quite as simple as that…

There never was a time when…

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The Pro-X Elite Arrives In Qatar
Thursday, June 9, 2016

Ever since we sold our first CardioWall Pro-X Elite to Manchester City FC, we had been expecting some interest from foreign shores, as the club is so international. But we hadn’t anticipated that it would come from the Middle East!

The…

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Tom Guest Launches CardioWalls at Manor Green School
Monday, May 9, 2016

In May, London Irish and England 7's Rugby Player Tom Guest officially launched Manor Green School’s first ever interactive CardioWalls on behalf of The Wooden Spoon charity and the Shanly Foundation.

The Wooden Spoon is a rugby charity that supports disabled…

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Pro-X TV Debut - Ziggo Sport
Saturday, March 26, 2016

I like Holland - I like the Dutch and their capacity for straightforwardness and fun is legendary, so when a new distributor in the Netherlands contacted us, it didn’t take too much thought to open negotiations.

Embedded Fitness Netherlands had been…

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‘Innovate or Die’ – Isn't it time to go ‘Interactive?'
Thursday, November 19, 2015

One of the keynote speakers at this year’s LIW 2015, industry analyst and trend watcher Ray Algar of Oxygen Consulting, spoke passionately about the need for greater innovation in the increasingly competitive fitness market.

With specialist boutique fitness clubs at…

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Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge Enjoys the CardioWall
Friday, September 18, 2015

The fleeting glamour of reflected celebrity washed across Rugged Towers Thursday 17th September as Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge visited the Anna Freud Centre in London.

As it was her first duty after being giving birth to Princess Charlotte the…

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4 CardioWalls at the Lensbury, Teddington
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

We recently installed a high performance pod of 4 CardioWalls at the prestigious Lensbury Club in Teddington, London. We’re really into the idea of multi-walls being better than the sum of their parts, so we’re looking for unusual or interesting…

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CardioWall Pro-X at Get Race Fit 2015
Monday, April 13, 2015

Ever wondered what physical, psychological and intellectual skills a racing driver needs to perform at the highest level of motorsport? Like Mark Webber or David Brabham?

Arriving at Porsche Car’s immaculate showroom / training / test track facility sited on Silverstone’s…

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