Whether you’ve made a personal resolution to yourself or are looking to connect with interesting and like-minded individuals, 2019 is already shaping up to be the year of embracing fitness the fun way. From wellness workshops to fun runs, along with some seriously delicious brunch fare, here are 15 of London’s upcoming fitness events worth marking your calendar for.
Fun Fitness Events in London
1. Pullman London St Pancras Technical Running Club
- Tuesday 19th March 2019
- Tuesday 9th April 2019
- Tuesday 7th May 2019
- Tuesday 25th June 2019
Performance running is predicted to be the big break-out of 2019, and Pullman London St Pancras has partnered with Track Life LDN to create a series of monthly pro-level training events until June. Participants will meet at Pullman London St Pancras for a pre-run warm up session, then follow a pre-planned route to Regents Park, passing many of London’s iconic sites. Each session will conclude at the Pullman London St Pancras lounge, where attendees will be treated to nutritious complimentary refreshments and get the chance to engage directly with wellness leaders.
Those interested in registering for the Running Club can email their contact info to H5309-SL@accor.com. There is no cost to join, though spaces are allotted on a first-come-first-serve basis.
2. London Landmarks Half Marathon
Date: March 24
Those who participate in London Landmarks Half Marathon will discover the City of London and Westminster in a way few can avow. From historic landmarks to strange and wonderful hidden niches, as well as ongoing music, entertainment, and crowds to cheer you on, this is an event that gives and gives back. Last year’s inaugural marathon raised £4.98m for over 100 charities, with this year’s goal raised to £6 million. Runners are free to partake under the organisers’ team banner, or join any number of participating charity teams.
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3. Disco Yoga / Bellini Brunch
Paradise By Way of Kensal Green is offering a series of springtime yoga events that bring the best of club life to the even better rewards of mindful living. Running until May with additional dates TBA, Disco Yoga blends live DJ sets with expert yoga instruction, followed by after-class super food cocktails and mocktails. Disco Yoga’s Bellini Brunch additionally offers a mouthwatering menu of healthy dishes including the Eggs Royale and Shake Your Hass.
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4. Secret London Runs
Dates: March through October
Running tour provider Secret London Runs not only takes you through some of London’s best kept sights and offerings, but immerses you in cultural highlights such as art tours and secret gin runs. With across-the-board rave reviews from past participants, Secret London Runs is a fantastic way to train, socialise, and experience London at its unique best.
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5. New Motion Fitness March 2019
Dates: Throughout March
Lightbox London’s New Motion Fitness calendar feature everything from boxing, yoga, dance, and live DJ sets, all in a friendly, uptempo club vibe. Upcoming events include Lightbox Yoga and Box ‘n’Brass.
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6. Jungle Runners
Dates: Various dates starting March 8
Blending music, movement, and love of the natural environment, Jungle Runners offers outdoor classes broadcast through individual wired headphones. Friendly and noncompetitive, Jungle Runners welcomes you to work at your own pace while savouring the beauty of the woodland locale.
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7. Fitness at Pop Brixton
Dates: Every Monday
Whether it’s Capoeira, high-impact disco aerobics, or reposeful yoga, Pop offers a variety of activities year-round, in a laid-back and inviting environment.
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8. BeFit London
Dates: May 3-5th
Specially curated for the UK’s women-driven fitness community, BeFit London welcomes both industry leaders and enthusiasts to a 3-day series of back-to-back classes, in-depth talks, and demonstrations covering everything from cycling, running, yoga, and general fitness.
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9. Balance Festival
Dates: May 10-12th
Combining fitness, food, wellness, and travel, Balance Festival is geared towards individuals wishing to embrace all facets of healthy living. World-renowned fitness trainers, yogis, and gourmet chefs will be onsite offering sessions, discussions, and delicious tastings.
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10. Elite Sports Performance Expo
Dates: May 8-9th
Dubbed the UK’s leading event for human performance, Elite Sports Expo is where fitness pros, industry experts, top brands, coaches, athletes, and nutritionists meet to share, celebrate, and encourage one another to take it to the next level. Featuring workshops, seminars, classes, and demonstrations spanning its 2-day event, Elite Sports is perfect for both networking and finding your fitness inspiration for the coming year.
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11. Hackney Festival of Fitness
Dates: May 17-19th
For 3 epic days on the Hackney Marshes attendees can participate in musical fitness classes accompanied by a live DJ set, yoga & wellness sessions, climbing, paddle boarding, and train for the event’s free Community 5k, as well as enjoy ongoing entertainment, food, and festivities. Open to the public with a pay-per-activity roster, this is perfect for families and fitness pros alike.
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12. London Wellbeing Festival
Date: May 24th
Returning to London’s legendary Olympia venue, The Mind Body Spirit Wellbeing Festival celebrates the full spectrum of wellness with over 48 workshops featuring some of today’s most respected yoga & meditation, nutrition, and fitness gurus. The festival further includes a number of free events and performances, totalling over 200 hours of public-friendly content.
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Date: JULY, specified dates TBA
Boasting 3 days of adrenaline-pumping events and one-of-a-kind classes in bodybuilding, boxing, volleyball, climbing, circus, and high impact training, followed by luxury after parties and DJ sets, Lovefit is set to bring you the best of the world’s most popular music festivals with even better fitness standards.
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14. The Color Run
Date: July 8th
London’s original “fun run” is back and more vibrant than ever. Attendees arrive in the morning in their crispest whites and by the end of the event’s 5k run will be rendered a work of moving art thanks to 5 color blasting stations (including a brand new Foam Zone) along the route. Perfect for parties and dates, this is one fun run you won’t forget.
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Dates: August 3-4th
Created by the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games to celebrate cycling heritage, Prudential’s RideLondon takes participants and attendees on a 100 mile route through unforgettable cityscapes and country settings.
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If you aren’t currently getting the results you want by working out at home alone, perhaps it’s time to consider a fresh approach by getting a coach or joining a gym that can help provide you with the support you need, in order to get what you want.
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