Public Health England figures show that 20% of 4-5-year-olds and 33% of 10-11-year-olds are overweight or obese. These shocking statistics highlight the fact that young people are doing less physical activity than ever before.
Formed in 2011, Legacy Sport aims to remove the barriers to physical activity & start to encourage more young people to make physical activity & healthy eating part of their everyday lives. To help us change the current landscape, we have a dedicated trained team of delivery professionals who are empowered to reflect the company values. Our team are our greatest asset & investment to guarantee high standards will help us to enhance the Legacy brand.
It is important that we also empower & up skill primary school teachers to help to promote sustainability. Our advanced skills instructors work alongside teachers in lessons to increase their subject knowledge & confidence in PE. Dedicated Legacy managers & PE consultants quality assure the provision of instructors & coaches and work closely with schools to collect data and monitor progress to demonstrate the impact of P.E. & Sport Premium funding.
We have developed and adopted a range of products and services to help young people become physically active and teachers become more confident: