Schools Fitness Challenge

Schools Fitness Challenge

'Over 172,000 kids have taken the Schools' Fitness Challenge to date'

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The Schools Fitness Challenge aims to help secondary schools adopt a healthier lifestyle. There are three phases to the Schools' Fitness Challenge:
  1. The initial fitness test to measure current fitness levels.

  2. A six week training programme to improve cardiovascular fitness.

  3. A repeat test to measure new fitness levels.


Take part in the 2018 Challenge

Key dates for your diary:

  • September 21st: Registration closes
  • October 5th: Submit initial bleep test
  • October 8th: 6 week challenge begins
  • November 23rd: 6 week challenge ends
  • December 7th: Submit final bleep test
Irish Life Health is committed to supporting the continued roll out of the Schools Fitness Challenge to schools and classes throughout Ireland this year, working in close partnership with Dublin City University.