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The Greatest (Fitness) Show on Earth: What I saw at FIBO

Posted on April 26, 2016 by Kim Mead

Let’s make one thing clear: FIBO, the global fitness and trade show for the fitness and power sports sector, is massive. Huge. Colossal. It’s the biggest show of its kind in the world and, every year I go, it’s bigger... Continue reading →

How to Separate Work From Play With Your Home Gym

Posted on April 19, 2016 by Jasmine Shaddock

On the path to staying fit, it’s equally important to train your mind as well as your body. This is why keeping your home gym separate from your office space is so important if you work from home. Having a... Continue reading →

Creating Space: Keeping Your Office Gym Tidy

Posted on April 19, 2016 by Jasmine Shaddock

One of the most essential parts of making sure a communal space is always used is keeping it tidy. No-one wants to sit and read next an overflowing bin or leftover food wrappers from someone else’s lunch break. The same... Continue reading →

How to Design a Student Gym That Will Always be Used

Posted on April 4, 2016 by Jasmine Shaddock

Finding the space One of the most common challenges that gym designers are faced with in student halls is the amount of space allocated to the gym. Typically, a student gym will be in a breakout space that will have... Continue reading →

Watch our new Gym & Spa residential video

Posted on March 31, 2016 by Kim Mead

It’s been in the making for a few months now but we are pleased to announce that to the motive8 Gym & Spa residential promotional video is finally complete. Several hours of filming and editing have gone into what we... Continue reading →

A busy week for the Gym & Spa team

Posted on March 15, 2016 by Kim Mead

The start of March proved to be a busy one for the motive8 Gym & Spa team, with two events to attend in one week. The first was a new product launch courtesy of one of our preferred suppliers, Technogym.... Continue reading →

How to Make Space for Your Home Gym

Posted on March 15, 2016 by Jasmine Shaddock

Designing a home gym deserves just as much attention to detail and planning as an office or residential gym fit-out. By making a space for a home gym, you make a commitment to really doing your private workout space justice;... Continue reading →

Getting Your Employee Wellness Strategy Into Place

Posted on March 1, 2016 by Jasmine Shaddock

It’s always good to have a game plan. If you’re building an office gym, it really helps to have a wellness strategy put in place as well. Employee wellness is an all-inclusive effort to make sure staff are feeling both physically and mentally... Continue reading →

Practice What You Preach – Corporate Wellness

Posted on February 23, 2016 by Kim Mead

We’re big ambassadors of bringing fitness to the workplace and have helped a number of corporate clients to design, build, implement and manage on-site office gyms for their employees. You may be glad to read that our advice isn’t just... Continue reading →

What We Love About Having An Office Gym

Posted on February 16, 2016 by Jasmine Shaddock

There are so many positives to having an office gym. Not only does it keep you fit and healthy like any other workout space, but provides lots of incentives and opportunities that fit so nicely into your working day, which other gyms... Continue reading →

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