Gym and sports club spending rises

Chris Wheal
woman in gym
woman in gym

Britain's Olympic legacy could be costly for consumers after latest research found that Brits who participate in sports and hobbies spend an average of £678 per person each year.

But with more than half the population admitting to having paid to start a sport or join a gym and then missing session or not working out, a staggering £632m a month could be wasted.