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INTERVIEW

RALPH SCHOLZ The MD of The Mirai – McFIT’s 20,000sq m, free-to-use mega club – speaks to

When did you join McFIT?

I took over as CEO and MD of The Mirai on 1 July 2017, joining from Reed Exhibitions where I was event director with overall responsibility for the FIBO events in Cologne and China. I joined the McFIT Global Group specifically to run The Mirai project. I believe it will be a unique platform for the fitness industry – something that has never been seen anywhere in the world – and I’m inspired to be contributing to such a mammoth project right from the outset. 48

What is The Mirai?

The Mirai is the latest project from McFIT. When it opens in early 2020, it will be the biggest fitness centre in the world: the site covers an area of 55,000sq m, with the floor space in the fitness hall set to measure 20,000sq m. A huge diversity of fitness and sporting activities will be made accessible under the one roof, ensuring that every member will find the perfect physical activity pursuit, no matter what their motivation is to exercise.

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Anyone who enjoys or is interested in exercise can meet, discover next-level training, help us develop the future and become part of the exercise movement. Alongside its numerous sporting attractions, The Mirai will also offer a high level of socio-cultural added value, with space for shared activities, lively exchange and interpersonal connections. So whether you want to train alone or take part in a team sport; want time for yourself or the chance to hang out with friends; want to improve your health

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