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Walkers

Founders:

Laura & Lydia Walker

About the business:

Laura and Lydia Walker are passionate about fitness for health and the positive effect it can have on peoples’ lives. Laura’s 20 years’ experience in the fitness industry and Lydia’s sports coaching qualifications mean that they are the perfect partnership to bring about positive change for people wanting to use fitness for rehabilitation after surgery/illness, prehabilitiation before surgery, and management of long term health problems.  It is estimated by the department of health that by 2018, 2.9 million people in the UK will be living with up to three long term health conditions.  Walkers aims to help people take control of their health by offering friendly and encouraging support to individuals in a group exercise setting.

Walkers aim to be the benchmark for the delivery of excellent fitness training for groups with specialist needs, and will achieve this through the education and training of committed and like-minded individuals, who are driven by the desire to help others achieve their health and fitness, goals. 

Target Market: 

Predominantly clients aged 60 plus with multiple long term health conditions.

The business described in 4 words:

Excellence in delivering fitness

  • Laura Walker

    Founder of Walkers

  • Lydia Walker

    Founder of Walkers