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Hello, I’m

Mel Tempest

I am a Fitness Business Influencer, Global Presenter, and independent health club owner, with an international reputation for innovation and passion. I specialise in fitness technology, social media, business coaching, early adoption of technology.

Setting up a boutique fitness business within a health club environment is also a key area within my expertise. I’m on a mission to help health club owners achieve more success through innovation, so please connect with me to find out more.

FIBO USA, Healthy Ageing Summit and Evolt Ambassador.

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Ever-Growing Digital Library

My digital library provides resources to help fitness operators embrace innovation to achieve even more success.

Global Presenter

Ineternational Reputation

I’ve delivered fitness presentations around the world, motivating teams and boosting the bottom lines of business of all types.


The Gym Owners’ Fitness Business Podcast

Through my global connections, I deliver practical advice from the experts, right into your home or workplace.


Thoughts From Thought-Leaders

Share in practical advice and regular inspiration from the world’s leading gym owners and suppliers.

About Mel Tempest

Mel Tempest has a global reputation for being unapologetically passionate, highly innovative, and extremely generous in her knowledge-sharing. Mel also prides herself on being an early adopter. In fact, her health club Ballarat Body & Soul, which was established in 2003, was one of the first independent health clubs to introduce the Australian gym-goers to the following:

  • Netpulse in-club app

  • Wexer virtual reality group fitness

  • Les Mills virtual reality RPM classes

  • MYZONE’s wearable heart rate system.

Hire Mel

When you work with me you’ll learn how to make more money through:

Creative Class Programming


Social Media Marketing


Innovative Marketing Ideas


Embracing Trends



Here’s what people in the industry say about me


I’d love to hear from you, so please drop me a line and I’ll be in touch really soon.