Sport & Fitness

Your guide to sporting events, health and fitness in London

London's best free fitness classes
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London's best free fitness classes

If you’re short on cash, you don't have to splash out on a pricey gym membership to get in shape. From running clubs to yoga workouts, there’s all sorts of exercise classes taking place around town. And the best bit? They don’t cost a penny. Here’s our pick of the best free fitness classes in London.

The best hot yoga and bikram in London
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The best hot yoga and bikram in London

Get seriously sweaty at the city’s best hot yoga and bikram spots

London's best cycle cafés
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London's best cycle cafés

Get your bike fixed and enjoy a flat white at these multi-purpose pit stops

Running in London
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Running in London

Running in London doesn't mean dodging traffic or legging it for the last tube

Fitness events in London

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Balance Festival

A three-day celebration of food, fitness, wellbeing and travel. Watch demos in the live cooking theatre, stock up on ingredients in the market, then break a sweat in fitness workshops with the likes of Boom Cycle, Barry's and Triyoga. Visit the Balance Festival website for the full programme and to book tickets. 

The best workouts in London

Yoga in London
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Yoga in London

The trendiest form of exercise since MC Hammer showed us the Running Man, yoga has taken over the capital

The best boxing classes in London
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The best boxing classes in London

Head to one of these boxing classes in London and you'll soon be boxing clever

The best dance classes in London
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The best dance classes in London

Get your freak on with our pick of dance classes in London

The best pilates classes in London
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The best pilates classes in London

If you wanna help your bod get a bit more bendy and powerful, try these great pilates classes

The best spinning classes in London
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The best spinning classes in London

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The best barre fitness classes in London
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The best barre fitness classes in London

Barre classes use the same techniques and postures as traditional ballet, so grab your gym kit and get ready to stand tall amongst the crowds

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London's best gyms

Gymbox
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Gymbox

Some of London's wittiest workouts

Users say
  • 2 out of 5 stars
Central YMCA
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Central YMCA

A favourite with every possible type of workout and activity

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
The Third Space
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The Third Space

A kitted out gym with the latest equipment

Users say
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Frame
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Frame

A gym for those who like to get distracted by a bit of fun while they work

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Barry's Bootcamp
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Barry's Bootcamp

If Baywatch were a gym, this LA import would be it

Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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Recover at the best spas in London

Spa London
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Spa London

A rare affordable day spa in in the capital

Users say
  • 3 out of 5 stars
The Porchester Spa
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The Porchester Spa

One of London’s more authentic spa experiences

Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
May Fair Spa
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May Fair Spa

One of central London’s most tranquil hotel spas

Users say
  • 2 out of 5 stars
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The Berkeley Spa
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The Berkeley Spa

This spa, a favourite with celebrities, wins points for its location which overlooks Hyde Park

Users say
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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