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Holmes Place believes life should be enjoyed to its fullest and a healthy lifestyle allows us to live longer, happier and more balanced lives.

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It all began in 1980 in Chelsea, London, when Holmes Place opened the doors and transformed the fitness trend into a lifestyle that combined glamour, health and fitness.

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Woman and Man Running | Holmes Place

Run Better Guide: How to be the best runner you can be

Run, rest, repeat. We all know the drill.
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How to find your perfect sports bra

Wearing the right sports bra can make all the difference to your workouts and body. Here are 5 tips to help you select your perfect sports bra.
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Our People – Sean Turner

Being CMO of an international company means always striving to be on top of the wave. And Sean Turner – Holmes Place Group Chief Marketing Officer – is passionate about surfing. This is his way of enjoying the journey.
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A beginner’s guide to pull-ups

Pull-ups always have been, always will be, the ultimate super-move. Here’s how to prepare your muscles and perform them properly.
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Pool workouts: full body pool exercises underwater fitness

As the days get warmer the pool becomes even more appealing. But it doesn’t need to be all about swimming. Here are two workouts you can do at the pool. Dive into your best underwater gym circuit.
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Glute goals: 6 best exercises for bums and legs

Glute Goals: 6 best exercises for bum and legs. Tone, resize and feel great. From squats to lunges, bring these sculpting exercises into your fitness routine and start seeing results in your lower body.
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Four ways to find your inner peace

From breathing correctly to changing negative habits, these four tips can help you slow down, live longer and inject happier into your life.
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Countdown for summer – Full-Body Workout to get you ready

Spring is already here and you know what that means: summer is just around the corner. Follow this full-body summer workout to get ready for it.
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Holmes Place | Man Swimming

What Exercises Can People With Heart Conditions Do?

Just like any other muscle, also your heart needs physical activity to help keep it in good condition. Suffering from a heart condition is no contraindication for physical activity.
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How to Get the Perfect Abs - Fundamental Tips to Get you There

Straight to the core: learn how to target those abdominal muscles for a flat, toned stomach.
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The ultimate Easter egg soundtrack - hidden tracks that became hits

We made an entirely different Easter egg hunt this year. Instead of real eggs, we found the hidden gems in the music industry that will pump your workout.
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Holmes Place | Kids Sports

Childhood obesity in Europe: 3 steps to keep your kids healthy

Obesity in Europe among kids is rising. But how can we do so in the most effective and engaging way? Read on to find out.
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Holmes Place | Spa

Three key differences between a sauna and a Turkish bath

They’re two of the oldest spa treatments around. They’re also both steam based, and were each designed to help you cleanse and purify your body. Sounding pretty similar so far, right?
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The Hollywood workouts of this year’s Oscars nominated stars

Before last night’s results, it was clear that the Oscars' nominees were already winning big in terms of fitness, sporting some of the finest physiques in Hollywood. Which begs the question: what are their secrets?
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AntiGravity by Holmes Place - group Class

AntiGravity® is what happens when Yoga grows wings. Decompressing, aligning, strengthening the muscles and allowing you to experience extraordinary sensations while you collect the health benefits of an active lifestyle.
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Holmes Place | Kids Swimming

Kids swimming: a step-by-step guide on how to teach them

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5 cheat meals you should always have on hand

Double-stuffed-crust pizza. Triple-scoop sundaes. Beer-battered onion rings. Welcome to cheat meal paradise – and to weight-gain hell. The problem with treating yourself when you’ve been successfully eating well is that we can go too far with the splurge.
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Romantic songs for a workout for two - a Valentine's playlist

Every day we witness the same routine: across all our gyms, people hit our health club and perform the workouts and classes of their choice.
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Pilates by Holmes Place - Group Class

The perfect fitness challenge to offer you wellbeing and balance in a class that works on your stretching, stability and strength… day after day.
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iCycle by Holmes place - Group Class

Your heart will be racing and your legs will try to keep up, motivated by the power of a class designed for strength, cardio and endurance.
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Air Fit by Holmes Place - Group Class

Air Fit is a full body workout in a high-intensity class. The rhythms of the music and the motivation of the group will guarantee to keep you jumping towards your goals.
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Yoga by Holmes Place - Group Class

The ancient practice that offers a balance of mind and body is brought-up to match contemporary fitness demands. Breathe in, stretch, strengthen and tone with our experts.
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Spartans by Holmes Place - group class

A high intensity 45 minute full-body workout that mixes sports and athletic training. Created to meet the goals of modern city warriors. Get ready for the daily adventures by increasing resistance, endurance and strength.
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5 perfect Valentine's gifts for fitness lovers

Nothing says “I love you” like a new gadget, workout experience or muscle-melting massage. Here are this year’s best Valentine’s Day gifts for fit-and-funky partners.
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Our People - Marcin Markiewicz - Personal Trainer

Marcin Markiewicz is the ultimate example of someone who can't say no to a challenge. This is his story:
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Our People - Dionysis Karapanos - Club Manager Holmes Place Glyfada

Dionysis Karapanos, Club Manager @Holmes Place Glyfada in Greece, shares his passion for a well-balanced life. Family, career and an active lifestyle... here is his story:
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Our People – Araceli Escobedo

Araceli Escobedo – Holmes Place Brand Manager – can be described as a passionate person. She’s enthusiastic about a healthy lifestyle and both delicious and nutritious food are a fundamental part of it. Open your appetite for some ‘healthy eating’ motivation. Be inspired!
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Our People – Chris Cooper

Chris Cooper is passionate about running but he finds room in his journey to make sure the purpose of the run is bigger than just coming in first. With incredible projects like ‘Runners Heal’, he proves that every step counts in this journey.
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Holmes Place | Granola Bars

Seven healthy DIY granola bar recipes

Save on the sugar-packed, shop-bought snacks and learn how to make your own granola bars for energy-fuelled days on the go.
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Menopause and exercise - what can I do? By MD Tordis Berger

Physical activity is an integral part of a healthy lifestyle and well being, it takes on even greater importance at menopause.
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Late Night Running Summer Playlist

There is nothing like enjoying a summer night’s breeze with a liberating run. This is the soundtrack to make the feeling last.
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The rise and shine playlist to boost your energy

The rise and shine playlist. Now that spring has arrived, nothing can beat this warming sounds that will join you while you workout.
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What can you get from a fitness club that you can't get from a regular gym?

When you start the search for workout spaces, you’ll encounter two main types – fitness clubs and gyms. But which is best?
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How to stop yourself from feeling hungry

Can’t stop thinking about your next meal? Your body could be crying out for many other things. Here are some key factors that have us racing to the fridge.
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Healthy Easter Recipes to do with kids - 3 ideas for your candy list

It’s that time of the year again - where chocolate and candy take the spotlight and the house is full to the brim with an assortment of discarded silver foil.
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Our People - Elisabeth Smith

Elisabeth Smith writes since she was very young. Her hobby became part of her daily life. She envisions herself combining her work as a nutritionist with her passion to write. This is her story:
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Holmes Place | Outdoors Exercise

Forever young? How keeping active can reduce the signs of aging

Aging. Unfortunately, until we find that elusive fountain of youth (which we’re still holding out hope for), growing older is here to stay.
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Holmes Place | Knee Pain

The ultimate exercise solutions for knee and joint pain

Knee and joint pain are a common issue. How can one overturn them?
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Holmes Place | Late Hunger

How to stop eating at night: three top tips to curb evening hunger

We’ve all been there. Standing in the warm glow of the fridge, perusing its contents for leftover apple pie when we know we should be asleep.
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Holmes Place | Meditation

Stop, think, breathe: Why the best way to maintain a busy lifestyle is meditation

Stress. It’s a completely normal thing, that happens to completely normal people. But that doesn’t mean you should accept it.
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Holmes Place | Woman Scale

What can cause unintentional weight loss? Is it dangerous?

Almost everyone experiences fluctuations in weight loss and gain throughout life. It's natural for your weight to fluctuate during the year. A couple of extra or fewer pounds on the scale is just normal — and nothing to worry about.
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Life changing moments that lead ordinary people to a healthier lifestyle

We all know ways we can improve our lifestyle. Moving more, eating well, getting more sleep and keeping stress to a minimum. You can make these simple changes at any time in your life, all you need is a little motivation.
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The best classes to master your favourite Winter Olympics sport

Starting today, all eyes of sports fans around the world are on Pyeongchang for this years' edition of the Winter Olympics.
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X-Celerate by Holmes Place - Group Class

Inspired in interval intensity training X-Celerate is a group class designed by Holmes Place to meet your goals with a fun twist.
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Euphoria By Holmes Place - Group Class

Your heart rate increases, you laugh and swirl and slide and somehow your body interprets as a workout what your brain considered to be pure fun. This is Euphoria.
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Ballet Flow by Holmes Place - Group Class

Ballet flow is a 45-minute class designed to mix the classical dance inspiration with contemporary fitness. Ideal for prima-ballerinas in the making.
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Float Fit by Holmes Place - group class

An amazing 30 minutes high-intensity class that brings circuit training to the pool. Dive into a new way to train with FloatFit @aquaphysical and enjoy the journey with a splash.
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MIB – Made in Brazil by Holmes Place - group class

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Holmes Place | Man Stairs

Exercise is good for you - but how much is enough?

It lessens your chance of illnesses such as heart disease, strokes and cancer by up to 50%.
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Holmes Place | Back Exercise

Back pain? Stretch it out with these 3 feel-good exercises

Back pain is one of the leading causes of disability and can be a huge burden on those suffering from this condition.
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