This may sound like a strange thing for the founder of Virgin Active to say, but I have never liked going to the gym. However, I love going to our health clubs, which are so much more than just places to work out. I got chance to look around a couple of our health clubs in some beautiful parts of the world recently — Melbourne and Bangkok. Virgin Active Australia Managing Director, Scott Hood, showed me around our club in Australia, which was brimming with energy and excitement on a sunny Saturday morning.
Skip to main content. Its operations count clubs serving more than a million customers in eight countries and four continents including market leading positions in South Africa, the UK and Italy and a strong growth platform in Asia and Australia. Virgin Active benefits from the aspirational Virgin brand with strong awareness and consideration in its key markets which helps attract members, employees, commercial partners and developers to its business. In , Nelson Mandela called Richard to ask him to save more than 4, jobs by rescuing Health and Racquet Club out of liquidation.
Browse, book or cancel class bookings at any club you have access to up to seven days in advance , and add them automatically to your iPhone calendar with a reminder. Read up on each class before signing up, and keep track of all your bookings in My Classes. Create your own customised timetables based on your needs.
Find out how to get half-price Virgin Active membership half-price PureGym membership gym discounts free health advice money off gym equipment why you should get a pet. Many companies have tied up with gyms Vitality and Virgin Active, for example to offer long-term discounts for people who use their services. Find out more and join the group here. It makes sense, the healthier you are the less likely it is you will claim.