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Fitter ex-forces


IMPROVING THE MENTAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH OF THOSE WHO HAVE SERVED IN THE ARMED FORCES

Our Fitter Ex-Forces project is aimed at improving the mental and physical health of those who have served in the Armed Forces and their immediate families (over 16).

tIMETABLE

Tuesdays

Chairobics at Whitehough Outdoor Centre, 10am-2pm on the last Tuesday of every month.

Football Training including Ex-Forces Fitness at The Prairie Sports Village on the Lower 4G Pitch.

Times:

7pm-9pm (April – September)

8pm-9:30pm (October – March)

Wednesdays

Ex-Forces Fitness (Female Only) at Various Locations, 8am-8pm by appointment only.

Thursdays

Ex-Forces Fitness (Mixed) at Various Locations, 7pm onwards by appointment only.

Benefits

When signing up to these sessions, you will also receive a number of other fantastic benefits, which you can see below:

Health MOTs and Nutritional Advice

Burnley FC Training Kit

Wellbeing 1-2-1s

Fun & educational trips throughout the year

Free BFC match tickets (subject to availability)

Partnership benefits

Our Veterans Football Team also participates in International Tournaments. In 2023, we visited Denmark and competed against teams from the USA, Scotland, and Ireland, proudly representing England

Lancashire FA North West Military Veterans League

Lancashire FA North West Military Veterans League

How do I Sign Up?

Register your interest through our form below, or for more information please email

daniella.worth@burnleyfc.com, or call on 07934 853 407

  • To register for this project we will need to see proof of service and have you fill out a health questonaire. There is no pressure to complete our  online registration – participants are welcome to come down on the day to complete in-person.
     

For more information on our Safeguarding Policy and Procedures please contact Sharon Swindells, Safeguarding Manager at Burnley FC in the Community or view our safeguarding page.

s.swindells@burnleyfc.com

If you are interested in other areas of Fitter Ex-Forces but not all of them you can discuss this with our member of staff when they contact you. Please note all practical sessions require a Physical Activity Questionnaire to be completed before the activity can commence.
Your information will not be shared with any third parties and you can unsubscribe anytime from our database by sending your request via email to community@burnleyfc.com. BFCitC are committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and all BFCitC staff hold an enhanced criminal records check (DBS) and appropriate first aid and safeguarding qualifications.
PROUD PARTNERS OF
THE vETERANS' PROGRAMME