Banner image

Trust launch Kickin2shape initiative

Bristol City Community Trust has recently been awarded funding through Sport England and Bristol Sport Foundation to help support males with a BMI of 27+ to lose weight.

The new initiative, called Kickin2shape, will see participants receive weekly nutritional advice before engaging in an hour-long practical session of walking football or football, all of which is free of charge.

The funding has been provided for two years, allowing three courses to be delivered at South Bristol Sports Centre and Parish Wharf Leisure Centre each year. 

With 20 spaces available at both venues, it’s a great opportunity for men across the city who are motivated to improve their health and wellbeing in a professional but enjoyable environment.

Sessions at South Bristol Sports Centre got under way this week, with 18 in attendance, while the Parish Warf programme - delivered alongside Let’s Do project - kicks-off tomorrow (Friday).

Meanwhile, the Trust are also working in partnership with Bristol City Council who have self-funded a similar programme at KnowleDGE, which commences on Wednesday, November 1st (7pm).

For more information on the KnowleDGE course, contact Lee Gillett on 07855 0178 318 or email lgsportscoaching@yahoo.com.

Alternatively, contact geoff.stevens@bcfc.co.uk if you are interested in attending the sessions at South Bristol Sports Centre or Parish Wharf.

Related News

Trust to host education open evening next week

Trust to host education open evening next week

Posted: Monday, October 9th 2017

Under-23s partake in national fitness day

Under-23s partake in national fitness day

Posted: Monday, October 2nd 2017

Trust to deliver FA Level 1 coaching courses

Trust to deliver FA Level 1 coaching courses

Posted: Saturday, September 30th 2017

City stars to attend BCCT's football camp

City stars to attend BCCT's football camp

Posted: Tuesday, October 17th 2017

Latest News

Downing leaves City

Downing leaves City

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th 2021

📸 City Women entertain supporters at open training session

📸 City Women entertain supporters at open training session

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th 2021

City Women set to host open training session

City Women set to host open training session

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th 2021

Valuable experience for young Robins - Hines

Valuable experience for young Robins - Hines

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th 2021

Also from Bristol Sport

Flyers to host watch party at Ashton Gate Sports Bar
Basketball icon

Flyers to host watch party at Ashton Gate Sports Bar

The Ashton Gate Sports Bar will be open to watch Bristol Flyers’ televised clash against Glasgow Rocks on Friday, November 19th.

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th 2021 • Basketball

Vacancy: Academy Administrator
Rugby icon

Vacancy: Academy Administrator

Bristol Bears seeks an Academy Administrator responsible for overall administration and coordination of the Bristol Bears Academy programmes.

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th 2021 • Rugby

Number Crunch: Pluck of the Irish
Rugby icon

Number Crunch: Pluck of the Irish

All of the key player, team and form statistics ahead of Saturday's round seven Gallagher Premiership clash at the Brentford Community Stadium.

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th 2021 • Rugby

Loan watch: Lloyd stars as Clifton thrash Westcliff
Rugby icon

Loan watch: Lloyd stars as Clifton thrash Westcliff

Jac Lloyd scored 17 points and Tomos Gwilliam impressed as Clifton amassed a century against Westcliff in National Two South.

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th 2021 • Rugby

Win a Gallagher Premiership Rugby match ball plus two tickets to a match of your choice
Rugby icon

Win a Gallagher Premiership Rugby match ball plus two tickets to a match of your choice

We’ve teamed up with Gilbert Rugby to bring you a great new competition.

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th 2021 • Rugby