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32 is when Brits start exercising for their health rather than their looks, research by Virgin Active has revealed today.
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Brits carry their gym bag over 200 million miles per week, without even making it to the gym.
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Brits feel their sexiest when working out, as the gym becomes the place to find love in 2017.
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12 April 2016
Virgin Active is launching Mudder Maker 2.0, one of its toughest classes to date, that’s been specifically designed to push Mudders-in-training to their physical and mental max ahead of the upcoming Tough Mudder event season.
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04 Jan 2016
Virgin Active helps fitness fans pack a punch on their social posts with their first set of bespoke #emojivation emojis.
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02 November 2015
Virgin Active launches brand-new class, Pulse Powered by Clubbercise®, that brings high energy dance moves into easy-to-follow, calorie-busting routines.
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12 Oct 2015
Virgin Active’s Salford Quays club has undergone a £4.5 million refurb, relaunching with industry-leading facilities from health and fitness innovators around the world.
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08 Oct 2015
For two years Virgin Active has been working with expert partners to perfect the Diet Code. For the first time ever, there will be a true overlap from the gym floor to the club café.
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07 Oct 2015
Virgin Active Northwood becomes a home to tennis excellence today as Jeremey Bates, Jamie Murray and Jo Durie launched its new state of the art Tennis Bubble, making year round court access a reality for its tennis players and JTC’s up and coming stars.
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01 Sep 2015
Having identified the barriers to the nation’s fitness habits, Virgin Active is introducing a new “Get to Grips” programme based on bookable education sessions, held on the gym floor or in a class studio, to give people a taster of different exercise routines.
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26 Aug 2015
This month Virgin Active opens its most innovative club yet, unveiling new technology and products in a stunning 25,000 square-foot space in the heart of the City.
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24 Aug 2015
Virgin Active is raising the Barre with new fusion ballet class fresh from the studios of LA.
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01 Jul 2015
Virgin Active, University of Bedfordshire and primary schools unite to put physical literacy into PE lessons.
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20 May 2015
British explorer Levison Wood teams up with Virgin Active to help gym-goers develop a renewed sense of adventure.
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22 Apr 2015
Think you're Tough enough to be a Mudder? Virgin Active and Tough Mudder announce first ever "Mudder Maker" class.
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01 Apr 2015
From April 1 2015, Virgin Trains is replacing traditional seats with exercise bikes, cross trainers and running machines to create the world’s first ever on-board travelling gym on its fleet of Pendolinos and Super Voyager trains.
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16 Jan 2015
75% of UK adults admit to having an average to very poor knowledge of the muscles they exercise every day according to new research by Virgin Active.
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13 Jan 2015
No obstacle too big as Virgin Active teams up with Tough Mudder to show competitors the ONLY way to train for the ‘toughest event on the planet.’
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04 Dec 2014
Virgin Active launches 'Active Crew' to help children to develop healthy fitness habits for life.
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22 Oct 2014
Britain’s oldest gym buff turns 100 years old and celebrates with a personal message from Sir Richard Branson himself.
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16 Sep 2014
Arms of a postman, legs of a farmer and abs of a nurse – Virgin Active reveals Britain’s fittest workforce.
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01 Sep 2014
Girls design their perfect PE kit to give them the confidence to be more active.
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28 Aug 2014
Virgin Active fires up the gym floor with Fitness 5, five new pieces of innovative, multi-functional fitness equipment.
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31 Jul 2014
Virgin Active, the UK’s number one health and fitness club, today announces the launch of two new clubs to join its network on London clubs.
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09 Jun 2014
Jacob Kelly and Abby Kelliher have proven themselves to be Grand Slam champions in the making after beating over 900 children to be crowned male and female tennis stars of the future.
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21 May 2014
Virgin Active and leading organisations launch Active Inspiration campaign to tackle ‘black hole’ of youth inactivity.
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06 May 2014
FitPro, the world’s largest professional fitness development company, has partnered with Virgin Active for the UK launch of group fitness class ViPR 3D.
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06 May 2014
London, 6 May 2014: Virgin Active, the international health club operator, today announces summary results for the 12 months ended 31 December 2013.
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25 Apr 2014
Virgin Active has launched Active Aces, a new tennis coaching programme for 3 – 10 year olds that seeks to inspire the next generation of tennis talent across Britain.
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12 Mar 2014
ZUU, the Australian-born fitness sensation based entirely on "primal" movements will be exclusively available at Virgin Active Health Clubs throughout the UK late summer.
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07 Jan 2014
The Great British commute is as effective as 20-30 minutes on a treadmill according to new research from Virgin Active.