By Frances Marcellin    21 Sep 2022

Nationwide Health Day’s theme for 2022 is ‘Health Unites Us’ / Shutterstock / David Tadevosian

Operators throughout the bodily exercise sector divulge heart’s contents to the general public in the present day providing free periods and actions in celebration of Nationwide Health Day, an initiative organised by business physique, UK Energetic.

This 12 months’s theme, ‘Health Unites Us’, goals to stress how sport and bodily exercise can carry individuals collectively, no matter age, capability or background.

In 2021 Nationwide Health Day attracted virtually 23m individuals and UK Energetic is hoping this 12 months can be simply as profitable. Gyms, leisure centres, swimming swimming pools and golf equipment everywhere in the UK are getting concerned. By utilizing the Location Finder on-line, individuals can discover out what is going on of their space.

On the Jubilee Corridor Gymnasium in Covent Backyard this morning, private coach Laura Hoggins joined a exercise with Les Mills trainers Jess McDonald and Sarah Durnford. At 10am youngsters at collaborating colleges synchronise to interact in ten minutes of enjoyable for a [email protected] exercise. These are simply two examples of particular occasions which can be being held in each a part of the UK in the present day, from St Ives within the south west nook of England to Inverness, Scotland.

“The tales we hear on Nationwide Health Day present us the inclusive energy of bodily exercise, bringing individuals from all walks of life collectively, in each group,” stated Huw Edwards, CEO of UK Energetic. “Over latest weeks and months our nation has been confronted with many challenges and it’s extra necessary than ever to assist one another in prioritising our well being and wellbeing.

“We hope that by uniting by way of health in the present day, extra individuals can expertise the advantages of bodily exercise and particularly the psychological energy and resilience it could actually carry to our lives.”

In the present day may even see the primary broadcast of Health for Everybody, a programme made by way of a joint co-production between UK Energetic and ITN Productions. Created for ITN’s Trade Information, it is going to be hosted by journalist Louise Minchin from ITN’s London studios.

These collaborating are inspired to share on social media with the hashtag #FitnessDay and extra info could be discovered right here at

Nationwide Health Day was first organised in 2011 by Energie Health founder, the late Jan Spaticchia, who gifted it to UK Energetic to run on behalf of the nation. UK Energetic has subsequently created a Jan Spaticchia award in his honour.

What are you as much as in the present day on Nationwide Health Day? Share your information so we are able to add particulars of your particular programmes to this story by emailing HCM‘s head of stories, Frances Marcellin right here.

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