Get your fit on this month with our round-up of fun classes and workouts taking place around the capital.
Odlo Summer Run Club
If you’re in search of some fitness buddies this summer, burn some calories en masse at this new free running club in Covent Garden. The mixed ability sessions will run for the next 12 weeks and will be led by top coaches who’ll take you on a whirlwind tour of the capital.
Date: Every Wednesday from June 1.
Booking info: therunningbug.co.uk
Snow + Rock Covent Garden (3rd floor café), 4 Mercer Street, WC2H 9QA.
Just when you thought this town has seen its fair share of ballet-inspired workouts, here comes a new contender from the US determined to raise the bar(re). Opening this month in Marylebone, Xtend Barre is a new studio where sculpting is the aim of the game. Take part in a lively combo of pilates, dance and ballet and get that holiday bod back on track.
Cost: £25 a class (or two weeks unlimited for £49).
Booking info: www.xtendbarre.com/studio/london
Xtend Barre London, 49 Marylebone High Street, W1U 5HH.
LIBRARY’s Wellness studio
The Library Members Club has come up with a novel idea: a wellness hub offering a bunch of cardio, strength-based and mindfulness classes if you fancy a quick workout in the West End. Sessions are open to both members and non-members – and don’t worry, you won’t need to keep the noise down.
Cost: £20 non-member day pass or £10 for members.
Booking info: www.lib-rary.com/wellness
112 St. Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BD.
HIIT at Another Space
This flashy boutique gym opened last month with Yoga and Spin, and now a third class is on the way to get us mega sweaty and fit. HIIT (high-intensity interval training) involves strength exercises and boxing bags, so be prepared to throw plenty of punches for a knockout session.
Cost: £20 intro offer (two credits + one buddy).
Date: Week commencing June 20.
Booking info: anotherspace.london
4-10 Tower Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9NP.
Yoga in the Park at The Magazine Restaurant, Serpentine Sackler Gallery
This series of Sunday yoga sessions might be painfully early for a Sunday morning, but it's a total win-win. Not only will you get a chance to perfect that Downward Dog in pretty surroundings, but you’ll get a stellar vegan brekkie whipped up by The Magazine Restaurant's super head chef Emmanuel Eger.
Date: June 26, July 24 and August 14.
Time: 7.45am for 8am start.
Cost: £25, including breakfast
Booking info: Call 0207 339 3064 or email email@example.com
The Magazine restaurant at Serpentine Sackler gallery, West Carriage Drive, Kensington Gardens, W2 2AR