Double Olympic champion supports fitness app to get Wales moving

ENCOURAGING EXERCISE: Jade Jones (centre, with Fitap supporters Liv Oak, from Rumney, and Mackenzie Harry, from Llanrumney) is partnering with a Wales-based fitness app
Double Olympic gold medallist Jade Jones has given her backing to a revolutionary fitness app with the objective of getting folks moving in Wales.Jade, from Flint, Flintshire, who’s a former world and European champion in Taekwondo, has joined Wales-based Fitap as a model ambassador, together with founders Welsh Rugby Union stars Alex Cuthbert and Gareth Anscombe.The 29 yr outdated ‘headhunter’ was additionally champion on the London and Rio Olympics, hopes to encourage extra females into train and wholesome dwelling, which can contribute to conquering Wales’ weight problems disaster.READ MOREAs Fitap – which launches earlier than the tip of the yr — is providing free promoting house to trade professionals till January 2023, Jade says that companies ought to take the chance now to profit from the providing and help in our bid to get Welsh folks moving.“Being a job mannequin to younger girls and anybody who desires to enhance their physique and thoughts is essential to me, so I’m delighted to be part of the Fitap household,” she stated.“There is nothing like this within the nation, a singular platform connecting customers with a number of sports activities, actions, and group teams, no matter your age, potential, or background.“Sport is for everybody, and that’s one of many essential causes I’m so enthusiastic about Fitap and the potential it has to remodel the best way we entry native providers, getting folks moving and bringing them collectively, particularly post-pandemic.”Jade added: “I look ahead to seeing how the app develops over the approaching months and taking part in my half in spreading the phrase – it’s an honour to be part of it.”Founded by Wales rugby union internationals Alex Cuthbert and Gareth Anscombe, in partnership with Welsh CEO and entrepreneur Dean Jones, the app, web site and search engine will save customers money and time, delivering choices they could by no means have come throughout earlier than based mostly on their particular necessities, geographical location, funds, and availability.READ MORE‘’Fitap is an reasonably priced and accessible platform that provides unbiased gyms, well being teams, particular person train instructors in addition to free-to-access group teams a platform to showcase their providers and amenities and create consciousness in the neighborhood,’’ stated Dean.“Having Jade on board – a revered, profitable athlete who actually cares about bettering well being and fitness in communities throughout Wales – is a large coup for us and we’re completely delighted she is going to now be part of our journey.“Fitap is a recreation changer for the sector, which has been mirrored within the cash we’ve raised and suggestions from companies, sports activities stars, and other people on this area.“We are filling a void and serving to to construct a extra energetic, engaged inhabitants right here in Wales and additional afield, in addition to elevating the app’s profile and selling and sharing key points and knowledge on psychological well being and different very important topics.“Jade will play a significant function in that; we’re thrilled she is a part of the group and encourage folks to get in contact and be part of it.”For extra info on Fitap, go to and comply with @fitapofficial on social media.Written by Martin WilliamsREAD MORE

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