PLAY FITNESS BLOG

Happy 10th Birthday to Play Fitness

We are delighted to announce that Play Fitness is celebrating its 10th Birthday today! Wow – where has the time gone. 10 year ago Play Fitness began, with a mission to help reduce the level of obesity amongst our young children with the strapline Activism Starts Young. We have continually committed to this by installing […]

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The *NEW* Bootcamp Board

With the popularity of interval training rising Play Fitness have developed a new outdoor interactive exercise station. The Bootcamp Board consist of 36 different exercises, the difficulty of them can vary dependent on the users age and ability. It can be used by individuals or by large groups, making it perfect for: Schools Universities Gyms […]

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Introducing the Mini Ninja Fitness

In 2015 Play Fitness ran a competition for school pupils to design their perfect outdoor fitness area. The winning pupils design won a Trim Trail for their school. Whilst we were deciding on a winner, we noticed a familiar pattern in the entries. They were Ninja assault courses, many in the style of the popular TV […]

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Cricketer on hand for Outdoor Gym grand opening.

Durham County Cricket Club batsmen Will Smith visited St Cuthbert’s Primary School in Chester-le-Street and officially opened their new outdoor gym. St Cuthbert’s RC, situated less than a mile away from Emirates Riverside, have funded the gymnasium with a £10,000 Lottery Award and £5,000 raised by their parent teacher group. Smith took time out of […]

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Case Study – Ridgeway Primary School, South Shields.

Play Fitness were contacted by Michael McCarthy, the Head Teacher at Ridgeway Primary regarding updating their school yard with some outdoor exercise equipment for KS2 pupils. We set up a meeting, where we discussed what type of needs the school had. They discussed that an average class size was 30 so would like at least […]

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