Fitness & Wellbeing Services
A wide range of fitness services are available including personal training, individually tailored workout programmes, injury rehabilitation, swimming lessons and fitness classes. All provision is bespoke to each facility depending on the demand of its members.
With our resource of qualified personal trainers, rehab and massage therapists, swimming pool operatives and maintenance staff, motive8’s residential gym & spa management can fully staff your facility as well as manage the day-to-day running of all the equipment.
Once a new facility has been launched, a motive8 trainer will demonstrate to all new users/residents how to get the most out of the equipment. In addition to educating all gym users, the induction service also helps to fulfil a management company’s health and safety obligations.
Beauty & Spa
We work with Spa brand partners to provide exceptional beauty and spa therapy experiences. We can also provide additional items such as spa products in changing rooms to continue the spa experience, ensuring residents can wind down in comfort during their leisure time.
Upper Riverside, Building 4 is our second installation for renowned developer, Knight Dragon. Already appointed to manage the resident’s facility within another building, motive8 was appointed to consult, design and install the final fitness facility at Upper Riverside, including a dedicated studio space. From the outset, the gym design team offered guidance on layout, gym equipment […]Read more
We’ve been completing an increasing number of home gym projects over the last couple of years and we really enjoy the personal nature of these projects, especially getting to know the clients and collaborating with them to deliver their perfect home gym or wellbeing space. Recent projects have become more and more bespoke in terms […]Read more
Over recent years our work and relationships with clients has changed dramatically, we are no longer just a third party designing nice looking, functional gyms, we are working in collaboration with clients to create innovative environments for fitness and wellbeing. Integrating active spaces into the flow of everyday life, making fitness and wellbeing a distinct […]Read more
motive8’s latest Residential Gym Design installation was Blackhorse Mills, a unique waterside destination overlooking the wilds of Walthamstow Wetlands. As part of this new development, motive8 was brought on board by Legal & General to provide consultancy services across all areas of the leisure facility including full design of the gym. Once the plans and […]Read more
Earlier this year, motive8 installed a gym, fitness/yoga studio, treatment room and changing facilities for this large corporate client in the basement of their London headquarters, providing employees with a stunning leisure and wellbeing facility open 24/7. With many employees working around the clock the option to work-out at any hour during the day was […]Read more
There’s a lot more to creating a gym than a couple of treadmills and a water cooler, which is why we’ve put together our guide to gym design to help you avoid the common pitfalls and help you create a great space for clients, staff, guests or residents. What are the trending looks in gym […]Read more
Employee wellbeing has moved from a “nice to have” in an organisation to a “need to have” to ensure happier and engaged staff. With flexible working and freelancing becoming increasingly popular, the employment market in the UK is extremely competitive, so perks, benefits and wellbeing packages are now crucial in order to attract and retain […]Read more
Here are 5 key ways for gym owners to save money, via regular inspection, repair and cleaning of the gym and its equipment.Read more
Exercise can bring people together and can strengthen relationships. Whether they are colleagues burning off stress in the workplace gym, students at college, neighbours in Build to Rent gyms or guests in the hotel. Gyms and exercise spaces can create lasting, worthwhile friendships based on the healthiest of activities. Gyms have even been the venue […]Read more
We are seeing so much change in the fitness industry that we believe there are some really exciting times ahead. As we move into 2020 we take a look at what’s new in gym design and give you our predictions for the year ahead. Eco Hotels The hospitality industry, especially the hotel sector, is under […]Read more
2019 was a fantastic year in gym and spa design, fitness and wellbeing. For motive8 it was one of our most exciting years yet. We take a look back at 2019 and think about what 2020 might bring.Read more
motive8 MD Nick Sadler shares what 20 years in business has taught us and what have been some of the main contributors to our success. We have an amazing milestone to celebrate! We’ve now been in the gym and spa design business for nearly 20 years! Yes, we’re celebrating two decades of industry expertise and business […]Read more
When it comes to running a gym, as much as we’d like to say, ‘build it and they will come’, it’s not necessarily the best approach for long term ROI. A good and successful gym takes time, effort and engagement and not just from members. The day-to-day running of a gym involves a multitude of […]Read more
At this year’s ARMA 2019 Annual Conference in London, motive8 were not only invited to attend but created a dedicated ‘wellness’ zone alongside their stand. This proved the perfect opportunity to show Property Managers and other key delegates the services that residents could benefit from if their residential sites provided fitness and wellbeing facilities. The […]Read more