Double Olympic champion joins fitness app business to get Wales moving in obesity crisis

Double Olympic gold medallist Jade Jones has partnered with a revolutionary fitness app with the aim of getting folks moving in Wales.
Jade, from Flint, has joined Wales-based Fitap as a model ambassador, together with founders Welsh Rugby Union stars Alex Cuthbert and Gareth Anscombe.
A former world and European champion in the rising sport of Taekwondo, the 29 year-old ‘Headhunter’ was additionally champion on the London and Rio Olympics.
She hopes to encourage extra females into train and wholesome residing, which can contribute to conquering Wales’ obesity crisis.
As Fitap – which launches earlier than the tip of the yr – is providing free promoting house to trade professionals till January 2023, Jade says the time is now for companies to reap the benefits of the providing and help in our bid to get Welsh folks moving.
“Being a task mannequin to younger ladies and anybody who needs to enhance their physique and thoughts is essential to me, so I’m delighted to be part of the Fitap household,” she mentioned.
“There is nothing like this in the nation, a novel platform connecting customers with a number of sports activities, actions, and group teams, no matter your age, capacity, or background.
“Sport is for everybody, and that’s one of many most important causes I’m so keen about Fitap and the potential it has to remodel the best way we entry native companies, 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 enjoying 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 primarily based on their particular necessities, geographical location, price range, and availability.
‘’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 companies and services and create consciousness in the group,’’ mentioned Dean.
“Having Jade on board – a revered, profitable athlete who actually cares about enhancing well being and fitness in communities throughout Wales – is a large coup for us and we’re completely delighted she’s going to now be part of our journey.
“Fitap is a recreation changer for the sector, which has been mirrored in the cash we’ve got raised and suggestions from companies, sports activities stars, and other people in this enviornment.
“We are filling a void and serving to to construct a extra lively, 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 important topics.
“Jade will play a significant function in that; we’re thrilled she is a part of the staff and encourage folks to get in contact and be part of it.”
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