May 16, 2017 Jessica Tsang

There seems to be a huge amount of hype surrounding matcha recently – we’re talking matcha lattes, matcha smoothies, matcha flavoured desserts. The question is, what is matcha and why is it so popular? In fact Matcha has been very popular in eastern countries for hundreds of years with it’s amazing health benefits. Matcha is a long standing tradition in Japanese culture. (more…)

May 2, 2017 Jessica Tsang 2Comment

We had an extra cosy bank holiday weekend, thanks to our yoga partners at MagnaPass and a very dreamy space. On Sunday, we had our Yoga in the City event which turned out exactly how we envisioned from the moment we started planning it. (more…)

February 20, 2017 Jessica Tsang

Discover five new active experiences in Manchester with MagnaPass.   We understand finding motivation to work out can be difficult at times and that’s why changing things up and trying something new is important; this way our bodies aren’t stuck in the same routine. At MagnaPass we’re always encouraging you to discover new fitness experiences around you, don’t just try a free spin class at your gym – we’re talking about a new location, a new studio with new people. Yes, a class may cost a little more but it’s much less than a meal out. We believe that fitness is not about sticking to…

February 14, 2017 Will Whyler

Last Saturday we hosted our members-only official launch event at Spin Factory – and it went brilliantly! It was so fantastic to bring together our favourite partners, members and press to celebrate our official launch onto the fitness scene. It’s been a long journey to get to this point, but we’re so proud of everything we’ve created and can share with you now. The event began with attendees being split into two smaller groups so that everyone could get a personal, hands on experience with our partners. The first set of workouts was a session led by Spin Factory themselves,…

December 1, 2016 Will Whyler

Last Sunday Magna hosted our first ever blogger event at the always wonderful Kettlebell Kitchen, featuring a session led by one of our newest partners – Skot from Fera. This being our first event (it is #Newvember after all!), we invited some of our favourite health & fitness bloggers from across the north west to come workout with us, followed of course by some awesome healthy treats! From the moment Skot brought out the sticks at the beginning of the session, the bloggers knew they were in for something new – they had to pair up and evade each others advances…