GymNation and LightHouse Arabia partner for holistic well-being

GymNation and LightHouse Arabia partner


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GymNation, a leading gym chain in the UAE, has partnered with The LightHouse Arabia, a prominent provider of mental health and wellbeing services, marking a significant first in the regional health and wellness sector.

Raising Awareness and Reducing Stigma

The collaboration aims to increase awareness and reduce the stigma associated with mental health, while also emphasizing the mutual benefits of physical exercise and psychological wellness.

Community Support and Resources

The LightHouse Arabia will support GymNation and its 70,000+ members in the UAE by offering free monthly community webinars and various support groups.

These webinars will address crucial topics such as stress management, coping strategies, and the mental health advantages of regular exercise, aligning with The LightHouse Arabia's mission to make mental health services accessible to all.

Additionally, practical wellbeing tips will be shared within the GymNation community and displayed across their platforms.

Leadership Perspectives on the Partnership

William Dean, GymNation's UAE Country Director, expressed his excitement about the collaboration, saying, "Partnering with The LightHouse Arabia is a significant milestone for us.

We've always aimed to make fitness more affordable, accessible, and enjoyable for everyone, and now we're integrating mental health into our offerings.

This partnership enables us to provide a holistic wellness solution that meets the needs of our members and the community at GymNation, where physical fitness and mental health are equally important."

Dr. Robert Chandler, Clinical Psychologist and Managing Director of The LightHouse Arabia, also commented on the partnership, stating, "The link between physical and mental health is undeniable."

About GymNation

GymNation is the leading gym operator in the region, with 12 locations across the UAE and over 70,000 members. GymNation aims to become the largest gym chain in the GCC, with plans to expand into Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, and Kuwait.

Founded in 2017, GymNation's mission is to become "The People's Gym," striving to make gym-going less intimidating, more affordable, accessible, and fun for everyone in the region.

GymNation envisions playing a leading role as the region's movement partner, promoting healthy and active lifestyles and emphasizing the importance of mental health and physical wellbeing.

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