The Top 5: Outdoor Fitness Classes in London


  • 1

    Paola's Bodybarre

    The buzz at the first few PBB's in the park has been tangible - how good is it to work out alongside other people again!? Paola herself is taking several of them, so it's a brilliant chance to workout with her in the great outdoors. Meet at the studio before with your mat and thigh band. Classes are £10 and you can book them online using the link below. Take me there >

  • 2

    BXR

    Marylebone-based and Anthony Joshua backed boxing mecca, BXR have created an entirely new type of outdoor membership: BXR Parks. From £59.99 a month you get access to 90 minute group training classes and the option to do personal training. Both are held in Paddington Park (just next to their studio). You can arrive empty handed - all equipment is being methodically sterilised between sessions. Take me there >

  • 3

    Core Collective

    C/C Outdoors sees two class types - Bodyweight/Hiit, which incorporates the most popular elements of their three studio circuit classes and Run/Hiit, a body pumping mix of running intervals and bodyweight movements. Classes are being kept small - with groups of 12 being split into two groups of 6, each with their own trainer. Locations are Kensington, St. John's Wood & Clapham Common. Take me there >

  • 4

    Frame

    Frame are taking some of their most beloved classes outside their two east London studios in Coal Drops Yard, Kings Cross and New Inn Yard, Shoreditch. From 90s Dance Aerobics to Abs & Ass, there's a class for everyone. Spaces are limited to 5 people and cost £10. Take me there >

  • 5

    Flex Chelsea

    Meet your trainer at the pagoda in Battersea Park and select from three of Flex's cult classes: Peach in the Park (a glute and leg burner), Flexit (Hiit interval training) and Strong Vinyasa Flow Yoga (a cardio pumping yoga session). All will get your heart racing and muscles burning. Park workouts with river views? It might not be the beach, but one can dream, right? From £15. Take me there >