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National Football Fans In Training (FFIT) Tournament

Current and former participants from the FFIT programme will play in a 7-a-side tournament in Falkirk Stadium on Saturday 28th June 2014. Teams from football clubs across Scotland, as well as a few celebrity teams, will compete. Players, families and friends will be welcomed to the stadium where matches will run from 9 am. The tournament […]

FFIT featured on German Television

The EuroFIT predecessor programme, FFIT, was recently featured on German TV, and included an interview with EuroFIT coordinator Prof. Sally Wyke. You can find a link to the programme here.

FFIT Programme: Arbroath flat fire hero helped by football fitness programme

One of the individuals involved in our predecessor programme – FFIT – recently made the news for all the rights reasons. From the Evening Telegraph: The heroic delivery driver who saved a woman from a blazing Angus building said football fitness helped him during the rescue. Brian Provan was on the ball when he charged into the […]

Incredible FFIT Coverage

Our predecessor programme – Football Fans in Training – has received some remarkable coverage over the last week with the publication of their paper in the Lancet Magazine.  Below is a selection of the coverage: Coverage in Britain: Sky Sports – 28/01/14 – Scottish Football Fans in Training http://www1.skysports.com/watch/video/sports/football/9137551/scottish-football-fans-in-training The Guardian – 21/01/14 – Football […]