Welcome to motive8

motive8 has invested and expanded the management team to ensure service excellence is consistently achieved.  From concept to completion, our experienced team can design, supply, install, maintain and manage your facility.

Our Gym & Spa managers conduct regular Service Review meetings to discuss performance in accordance with our commitment to continuous improvement and our ISO9001:2008 accreditation. They demonstrate an exceptional level of care and commitment to our clients.

With our resource of qualified personal trainers, rehab and massage therapists, swimming pool operatives and maintenance staff, motive8 can fully staff your facility as well as manage the day-to-day running of all the equipment. Our attentive staff will man reception, deliver personal training or massage sessions and deal with any maintenance issues as they arise ensuring the smooth and effective running of your facility.

Nick Sadler

Nick Sadler

Managing Director & Lead Spa Consultant

Nick Sadler is the Founding Director of motive8 and has worked in the industry for 18 years. He has worked as the lead Gym and Spa consultant on projects across all sectors on a number of prestigious schemes with developers, architects, interior design agencies and managing agents. His expertise and consultancy on projects have ensured that the original design concepts are always met or exceeded whilst maintaining the future operational efficiency of the facility.

Sarah Cleland-Smith

Sarah Cleland-Smith

Operations Director

Sarah has worked in the fitness industry for 17 years and is a co-owner of motive8. She has worked across all areas of the business, predominantly the day to day operations of the eight Gym and Spa facilities we currently manage on behalf of our clients. She has a key understanding of how design must meet operational requirements, ensuring the client and end user receive the best possible service and ongoing running costs are considered in the design. Her current focus is project management and financials.

Rob Clarke

Rob Clarke

Gym & Spa Consultant

Rob has worked in the industry all of his working life and brings with him a huge amount of experience from the commercial leisure sector. Rob’s background is primarily operations, which lends itself extremely well to thinking of the end user’s journey from a design perspective.

He brings with him specialist knowledge in health and safety, in particular the wet facilities and how they affect daily operations. Rob’s role at motive8 is split between consulting on new projects and assisting the Gym and Spa management team with the operation of our portfolio of managed sites.

Outside of the office, Rob enjoys travelling, keeping fit and spending time with his family.

Kim Mead

Kim Mead

Gym & Spa Design

Kim's career began in the property industry, where she spent a number of years working for both estate agents and developers, giving her a broad spectrum of experience and knowledge of how the industry functions.

Kim has worked alongside Nick for the past 9 years and transforms his ideas & designs into 3D visuals and 2D floor layouts via CAD & Visio in line with the architect’s requirements. She brings together all project documentation including equipment specifications, quotes & project drawings. Once finalised and agreed, Kim procures all the required equipment.

In her spare time, Kim loves playing tennis, cooking and travelling.

Nikki Spratley

Nikki Spratley

Gym & Spa Manager

Nikki has been working within the gym and spa department since motive8 moved into the residential sector and brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Nikki has always worked within the fitness industry, starting out as an instructor and personal trainer. Now working as a Gym & Spa Manager, Nikki runs a cluster of residential Gym & Spa facilities, overseeing a team of 18 consisting of Supervisors, Spa Operatives and Massage Therapists ensuring that the highest level of customer service is delivered at all times.

Outside of the Spa, Nikki enjoys time in the pool training and spending time with family and friends.

Grant Charles

Grant Charles

Gym & Spa Manager

Grant oversees three of our Gym & Spa Facilities. His week generally involves site visits to conduct inspections where he checks in on the team and works with them to ensure all standards are maintained and areas for improvement in the facility are identified and actioned.

He will also visit the Estate Manager to ensure they are kept up to date on all matters and follow up with a summary report sent at the end of the week.

Grant started at motive8 as a Gym & Spa Operative and progressed through the ranks to supervisor and then to manager. His focus has always been to ensure the highest standard of service to residents and the overall running of the facility.

In his spare time Grant trains in the gym five times per week and also boxes at an amateur level with Woking ABC.

Rolstone Langmead

Rolstone Langmead

Gym & Spa Manager

Rolstone oversees the day-to-day operations of several of our gym and spa sites. Joining the company as a gym & spa operative just over 3 years ago, Rolstone progressed to become a site supervisor and then progressed into a managerial role.

Rolstone has worked his entire career in the customer service industry and is well versed at delivering a great service to our customers. He also has 5 years’ experience as a personal trainer, the knowledge of which comes in very handy with his job.

In his spare time Rolstone enjoys playing rugby for a local club over the winter, playing tennis with equally bad players during the summer and a good pub Sunday lunch.