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Last EuroFIT sessions in Norway

Delivery of the EuroFIT programme in Norway for our international trial has wrapped up with the final sessions happening last week. In 12 weeks, we’ll carry out the first post-programme measurements. At the last home game in SIF, participants from the EuroFIT programme were invited on to the field to receive their well earned applause.

SDT 2016 Conference

EuroFIT researcher Marlene Silva (FMH, University of Lisbon) presented ‘The power of football: Using self-determination theory to promote health behavior change in the European Fans in Training (EuroFIT) project’ at the Sixth International Conference on Self Determination Theory in Victoria, Canada on 04 June 2016. The project received lots of interest and questions researchers from the US […]

Report from Public Health Research Workshop

You can read the report from the ‘Public Health Research Workshop – Exploring physical activity for health and fun‘ attended by the EuroFIT team in March 2016 here. The meeting was also attended by teams from other related EU projects – PASTA, Credits4Health, REPOPA and SITLESS.

EuroFIT project meeting in Lisbon

The team had a very productive meeting in Lisbon, 10 – 11 May 2016, hosted by FMH. We discussed progress of the randomised controlled trial of the EuroFIT programme. We’ve completed the 12 week measures in the UK, Portugal and the Netherlands and delivered the programme in Norway. Planning for the next phase of the project, […]

EuroFIT training continues in Den Haag

Participants from the EuroFIT programme at ADO Den Haag have continued their training after the programme. Bas Muijs, a former actor from a famous Dutch soap opera who is an ambassador for making Den Haag city more active, visited a training session. You can watch a video of the training here!

Life after EuroFIT in the Netherlands

We’re delighted to see that participants in the EuroFIT trial have remained active after completing the programme! Match On 09 April, the Vitesse team played against ADO Den Haag in the League. As part of the national attention to Dutch Premier League Community work, the EuroFIT men played a match before the ‘real’ match on the […]