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Residential Gyms

With over ten years’ experience in the industry, motive8 is the market leader in gym and spa design, with unrivalled experience and expertise in the student and residential sectors. Clients include St James’ Homes, St George Plc, Berkeley Homes, Greystar and Barratt Homes, for whom we have installed more residential gym facilities than any other provider.

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Corporate Gyms

It is widely accepted that people who take regular exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle are usually more motivated and energised. Subsequently, the provision of health and fitness facilities in the workplace, be it an office, school, university or college, brings benefits for both employer and employee.

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Student

Student Gyms

New-build student accommodation has seen a boom over the last 10 years. motive8 has extensive experience of working with student accommodation providers to deliver fitness suites that inspire and motivate the students living within to get fit and stay healthy.

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Hotels

Hotel Gyms

Whether it’s business or leisure, travellers are increasingly keen to maintain their fitness regimes when they are away from home. motive8 can assist with all aspects of design, supply, maintenance and management of your hotel gym.

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Private Gyms

Despite the misconceptions that only the rich and famous are privileged enough to own a home gym, motive8 can offer a selection of different home gym packages to suit all budgets and requirements.

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Gym Equipment Sales

We offer a range of new and refurbished gym equipment suitable for both home and commercial use. Please contact the sales team on 020 8481 9700 or email sales@m8group.co.uk for more information.

Our Gym & Spa Team

The motive8 Gym & Spa department comprises a team of specialist consultants, designers and project managers to ensure a consistently high standard of delivery across all projects. With ten fully-managed spa sites, we also have a growing team of gym and spa operatives overseen by on-site gym and spa supervisors all supported by a team of expert gym and spa managers.

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Gym & Spa Services

motive8 Gym & Spa is committed to working in partnership with our clients, to engage, communicate and act promptly. We aim to create a synergy that encourages improved efficiency & greater exploitation of opportunities with our clients.

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Gym & Spa Brochure

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Wellbeing and Fitness

A wide range of fitness services are available including personal training, injury rehabilitation, swimming lessons, inductions and fitness classes. All provision is bespoke to each facility depending on the demand of its residents or members.

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Maintenance

motive8’s aftercare packages are designed to ensure every client experiences hassle free enjoyment from their facility post-installation. Our contracts are a cost-effective solution to facility aftercare, keeping your gym equipment in good working order and highly reducing the likelihood of expensive callouts.

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Equipment | Exercises | Gym Design | Home Gyms

Perfect Private Gym Design for Busy Professionals

Finding time to fit in a productive gym session when you’re a busy professional can seem nigh on impossible, particularly if you have to contend with an arduous commute. Private gym design can offer the solution. Whether you’re building a bespoke room in your garden or repurposing a room in your house, having a home […]

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Equipment | Gym Design | Student Gym Design | Training | wellbeing

Watch the new motive8 student gym design video

At motive8 we believe that exercise can provide an essential balancing influence that will make a student’s life healthier, more enjoyable and, ultimately, more successful. And it seems property developers are embracing the same train of thought. With an increase in high end student accommodation, and a demand from students to have easier access to […]

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Equipment | Exercises | Training | workouts

Drills to Elevate Your Tennis Game to the Next Level

Has watching the Wimbledon on the television given you the urge to test your skills on the court? Or maybe even intrigued you enough to want to take up the sport as hobby? Well if that happens to be the case, take a minute or so to have a read of the many benefits to your […]

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Exercises | Gym & Spa News | Training

How to Train for RideLondon in Your Home Gym

Get your riding positions checked and your chains oiled – the 2017 Prudential RideLondon is nearly here! This annual three-day festival of cycling runs from London through Surrey at the end of July. Although this challenging ride involves 100 miles of outdoor roads taking in Box Hill, Leith Hill and an imperceptible but draining climb through […]

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Donations made to the Grenfell victims by motive8 after a gruelling 100km cycle

On Thursday 22nd of June, four members of the motive8 team took part in an incredible bike ride, all in the aid of charity. In support of SHELTER, in connection with CBRE, the World’s Biggest Property Bike ride returned for another year with a new route full of challenging climbs and stunning Surrey countryside to keep […]

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Corporate Wellbeing

motive8’s top tips for a happy & healthy workplace

In our final instalment, Sarah, Margaret, Rob and Nick pass on their words of wisdom for maintaining a good work-life balance. “Managing expectations is key – if you are out of the office or unavailable at a time that customers would expect you to be at work then make sure an out of office is […]

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motive8’s Jenny Cromack competes in her first GB Duathlon

On Sunday 30th April 2017 I did something I’d dreamed of doing since I was a child…..I donned a Great Britain outfit and represented my country! I found out in November 2016 that I had qualified to represent Great Britain my age-group (35-39 years) in the duathlon at the ETU Standard Distance Duathlon Championships in […]

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Corporate Wellbeing

motive8’s top tips for a happy & healthy workplace

In our last blog post, Chantel, Richard, Nikki, Naomi and Laura all shared their top tips for a healthy work-life balance. This time we hear from five more of the motive8 team on what gets them through the day! “Time out of the office at some point in the day to take in fresh air, […]

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Gym Design | Student Gym Design

Latest Student Gym Design Trends

Attending the university gym was in UK students’ top 5 pastimes, reported the Independent last year. They ranked exercise at the gym above reading, blogging and, wait for it, going to the pub! However, it is still essential that gym managers keep an eye on the latest student gym design trends to keep students coming […]

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motive8 sponsors the National Housing Awards

motive8 has been announced as official sponsor of the ‘Best Scheme in Planning’ category at this year’s National Housing Awards. Returning for the 11th year, the awards celebrate excellence in home ownership and are open to all low-cost home ownership schemes UK wide. Our decision to sponsor the awards was driven by the growing number of projects we […]

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St George Rugby 7’s Charity event (SPEAR)

On Friday 2nd June, motive8 took part in a Rugby 7’s Charity event, hosted by developer St George on behalf of homelessness charity SPEAR. The team was as follows; Grant Charles(c) Shawn Mullix Adam Field Jemal Edwards Anna Stishova (the only girl – very brave!) Filip Zindovic Ryan Scott Federico Mangione motive8 topped their group […]

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company News | Equipment | Gym Design

New development leisure facilities Q&A: Nick Sadler, motive8

Many new homes developments today – especially apartment blocks in towns and cities – offer their residents state-of-the-art leisure facilities, a relatively recent idea in the UK. Nick Sadler, founder of one of the pioneering providers of this type of facility, motive8, spoke exclusively to Whathouse.com about what his company does and some of the […]

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company News | CSR

motive8 Supports Danetree’s Bizschool Initiative

Last week, pupils from Danetree Primary School in West Ewell, Surrey, began their BizSchool journey. Covering business, economics, finance and much more, the 15 hour programme offers the nine and ten years olds a fun and interactive way of learning how to start up an innovative and profitable company. This year’s course is sponsored by […]

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Equipment | Gym Design | wellbeing

LSL Tenant Survey puts Onsite Gyms at the Top of Tenants’ Wish Lists

motive8 has always been a strong advocate of living a healthy lifestyle; from our early days as a personal training business to our current position as market leaders in the design and installation of bespoke health and fitness facilities. Yet whilst it’s easy to tell people to ‘be healthy’ and ‘join a gym’, we’ve always […]

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Corporate Wellbeing | wellbeing

motive8’s top tips for a happy & healthy workplace

As highlighted in our recent blog, the subject of mental wellbeing has been particularly prominent in the media over recent weeks. Alongside Mental Health Awareness Week, the topic’s relevance has been accentuated by the London Marathon and both Prince Harry and Lady Gaga highlighting the issues they have personally faced over the years. As a company focused on health […]

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