Former Welsh rugby player to launch fitness space at Space2B


The Space2Be team with ION Group’s Robin Sowden Taylor (furthest right) and Richard Hughes (next on the right) and Rachael Sowden Taylor (far left).


An innovative partnership between Cardiff-based health and wellness provider The ION Group and Space2B at The Maltings, will see the launch of an onsite 300sq m ION class-based fitness facility at the historic location.

Founded by former Wales and Cardiff Blues Rugby player Robin Sowden-Taylor, The ION Group will deliver an exciting timetable of functional fitness circuit sessions, with a range of other health and wellness support packages also available to Space2B’s office members.

With an increased focus on businesses’ care of their teams’ health and wellness, Space2B have pledged to deliver unrivalled support for office members and co-working partners.

Sophie Mear, Office Manager at Space2B said: “We are fully committed to providing the very best service and environment for our office members, and what is more important than health and wellness?

“This partnership will compliment and greatly enhance our current offering of contemporary offices and co-working spaces in a thriving business ecosystem.”

Director and Founder of the ION Group, Robin Sowden-Taylor is no stranger to the health and fitness world, heading up Cardiff Blues’ strength and conditioning programme for 8 years after his retirement as a player.

Speaking on the new partnership he said: “The Space2B team are as committed to improving health and wellness in the corporate space as we are. We share the same philosophy around health and wellness for all.

“To partner with Space2B in launching the ION@Space2B facility, alongside other services, is a very exciting and innovative opportunity for us all.”

The new fitness space will be situated at Space2B at The Maltings. East Tyndall Street, Cardiff, CF24 5EA.