A veteran owned company that employs military veterans and serving reservists to work within schools, colleges, and universities, has won the Education Award at the prestigious National Fitness Awards. Forces Fitness Ltd was chosen to be the winner of the Education Award category out of hundreds of applicants, the awards, recognises excellence and achievement from within the Fitness Industry from across the UK and saw the most entrants than ever before.
This year has seen the company work with over 300 schools and 25,000 learners on a tailored health, well-being and building resilience program that is being delivered in schools, colleges and universities across England and Wales. Sessions have received fantastic feedback from learners, parents, teachers and lecturers.
Veteran, Sean Molino BCA (Director of Forces Fitness Ltd) said, “ The pupils have so much fun during the sessions whilst learning some really valuable lessons in health and well-being and it’s great to see them working together with huge smiles on their faces.”
“It was a great honour for our team to be shortlisted for these awards, let alone win. I’m so proud of what our fantastic team are doing especially those who have been working on this program over the last year, this is for all the hard work you our great partners, schools and learners have put in.”
A National Fitness Awards spokesperson said: “All our shortlisted facilities should be really proud of their achievements – it’s been a really tough time for the industry, and it has taken a huge amount of hard work and innovation for them to bounce back – it’s a massive achievement to make the shortlist, let alone win an Award as the calibre of entries has been amazing, Congratulations to all the team at Forces Fitness Ltd”