New study reveals three quarters of UK’s ... (12/09/2016)
- Parents increasingly worried about childhood obesity - Premier Sport today published new research alarmingly revealing that only 10% of children are doing physical activity in every day, with over a quarter of parents believing their child is not doing enough and 60% are worried about obesity levels in their children. According to the research, 85% of parents think their children would benefit from more education around fitness and half of parents agree that children should be properly f
Inactivity time-bomb caused by lazy summer ... (04/07/2016)
British schoolchildren are losing 80 per cent of fitness gained during term time through ‘lazy summer holidays,’ new research from ukactive has revealed.
School Sports Coach Lends Helping Hand to Boy ... (23/06/2016)
Yesterday, Premier Sport Activity Professional, Luke Askew, was helping out at a Race for Life charity event for Cancer Research UK with St Peter’s Primary School in Blackburn. Every child from the school in years 1-6 ran a mile at the event, for this important cause. What happened next is truly inspiring...
"My Personal Best" Initiative Launched! (26/05/2016)
With English children’s fitness levels on a downward spiral (declining at a rate of 0.95% annually), Premier Sport have developed a brand new fitness initiative, backed by ukactive, to help combat this issue.
Olympian Duncan Goodhew MBE Visits West Sussex ... (19/05/2016)
Olympic Gold Medalist, Duncan Goodhew MBE, paid a visit to Durrington High School and Storrington First School on Tuesday 10th May – inspiring the children to get active! Approximately 100 children took part in various sport activities including archery and fencing, and were audience to an inspirational assembly delivered by the Olympian himself.
Premier Sport & Dame Kelly Holmes Trust team ... (30/03/2016)
Premier Sport has team up with Dame Kelly Holmes Trust to provide inspirational athlete visits to over 10,000 UK primary school children, in the lead up Rio and beyond. The Trust’s athletes include Olympians, Paralympians and top athletes, all of which have experienced the highs and lows of world-class competition. There’s an inspirational story in every athlete and they know what it’s like to overcome adversity and still have the will to succeed.