Gym+Coffee announce the Summer Stretch Series 2018, in association with Healthcoach by Laya Healthcare.

Thursday 17th May 2018: Athleisure clothing company, Gym+Coffee is delighted to announce the launch of its popular Summer Stretch Series 2018, in association with Healthcoach by Laya Healthcare.

The Summer Stretch Series is a series of 10 free fitness events hosted by 10 different trainers in 10 different outdoor locations. The weekly events kick off on Sunday 27th May and run each Sunday for two months, finishing on 29th July. The sessions involve a collaborative group fitness workout followed by coffee and chats afterwards.


Commenting at the launch of the Summer Stretch Series, Niall Horgan, CEO and Co-Founder of Gym+Coffee gave details of why they started the Summer Stretch series “At the heart of Gym+Coffee is a mission to encourage as many people as possible to Make Life Richer. We feel that the two biggest contributing factors to making life richer are to make time to exercise, and to socialise. The goal of our Summer Stretch series is to create fun opportunities for people to get together, get active and to socialise.”


Speaking about collaborating with laya healthcare on the 2018 Summer Stretch Series Niall said, “We’re excited to announce that we are running this year’s series of Summer Stretch in conjunction with healthcoach by Laya Healthcare. This partnership will help us to bring the Series to the next level and deliver something really special. After the success of last year, Gym+Coffee opened the door for applications and we had a huge response from trainers, coffee shops and local businesses all wanting to get involved. Today we’re confirming our partners for the first four sessions, and we’ll release more updates in the coming weeks – please stay tuned!”


The first Gym+Coffee Summer Stretch in association with laya healthcare event will take place in Dublin on 27th May with support from Anytime Fitness. Below are details for the first four events:

May 27th- Dublin - Rooftop Bootcamp lead by Anytime Fitness

June 3rd- Mayo - Aerobics & Movement session lead by Footballer of the Year Andy Moran

June 10th- Dublin - HIIT Yoga lead by Julie B

June 17th- Dublin - DJ workout lead by Fearless Moves


Lorraine Walsh, head of marketing at laya healthcare, said that Gym+Coffee’s Summer Stretch series represents the perfect partnership, “Providing health and wellbeing support and expertise is at the heart of our benefit, healthcoach by laya healthcare, and we’re delighted to partner with Gym+Coffee and their Summer Stretch series of events. The events promise to be a fun mix of a fitness workout followed by a social gathering over coffee, and it’s a great opportunity to meet new people who share similar interests in getting fit and healthy.”


To register interest for the Summer Series visit


Details of the full line up for Summer Series will be announced in the coming weeks on and via and

 About Gym+Coffee

Gym+Coffee is an Irish athleisure clothing company that launched in January 2017. Founded by three friends with an aim to create an Irish brand and community that represents the growing active lifestyle in Ireland. Although fashion is at the forefront of the Gym+Coffee clothing, their brand ethos encompasses a whole lifestyle. Their mission is to encourage people to #MakeLifeRicher by adopting a lifestyle that balances healthy living with an active social life. 


With the rising popularity of active-wear, Gym+Coffee felt that clothing was a perfect way to connect with this audience and promote this lifestyle. Their unique hoodies already have become favourites with The Happy Pear, Brian O’Driscoll, The Bodycoach Joe Wicks, Chloe Boucher, Andy Moran and David Gillick.


About healthcoach by laya healthcare

Healthcoach by laya healthcare is a brand-new benefit exclusively available to all laya healthcare members aged 18+ years giving them access to a consultation with a qualified Healthcoach who will design a personalised 8-week health programme encompassing all aspects of their health including fitness, nutrition and mental wellbeing.


Health insurance provided by Elips Insurance Ltd trading as Laya Healthcare. Laya Healthcare Ltd trading as Laya Healthcare and Laya Life is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. Life insurance provided by IptiQ Life SA. Travel Insurance is provided by AIG Europe Limited.