Countrywide Leisure Management

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Telephone 01765 658 911

Email frances@countrywideleisure.com

Web

Address

The Hutts Grewelthorpe

Ripon

HG4 3DA

Countrywide Leisure Management is the partnership of Pure Gym Founder/Director and Connect Yorkshire Entrepreneur in Residence, Peter Roberts, who has been working in the Leisure and Property Industry since 1980. Peter has been involved in several highly successful businesses in the field of resorts, nightclubs, Venture capital, hotels, pubs and health clubs. He has also been on the board of several public financial institutions that invest in Leisure Businesses.

Peter was an EY Entrepreneur of the Year UK winner in 2015 and currently sits on the Boards of TeamSports, Kelda Technology and EuropeActive for which he is also the Treasurer. In addition, Peter owns the Himalayan Garden & Sculpture Park in North Yorkshire and has established The Hutts Foundation, a new Charitable Trust.

Founded by Peter in 2008, Pure Gym is the UK’s largest private gym operator with 170 gyms and 800,000 members across the UK. Pure Gym has revolutionised the fitness industry, its focus on member needs and technology enables Pure Gym to provide affordable and flexible access to high quality gyms. The company is due to float on the London Stock Exchange in December.

Since retiring from executive duties at Pure Gym in August 2016, Peter is now concentrating on helping budding entrepreneurs to develop their businesses.