Man v Fat football, endorsed by the FA, is a 14-week football league exclusively for the 56% of UK men who are overweight or obese. Currently, there are over 20 million overweight men in the UK, accounting for 7 out of every 10 men.
If you live in Exeter or the surrounding area and want to make a real change to YOUR heath and wellbeing during 2018, have some fun, meet new people and take the first leap to a healthier you, sign up today!
Over the 14 weeks, players are put into teams and battle against each other in a local league every Friday evening. The matches are held at Exeter City's Cliff Hill Training Ground on the 4g pitch. Each six-a-side match lasts 30 minutes, and depending on pounds lost by the players, bonus points will be awarded and added to the match score.
The first season saw 65 players lose an incredible combined total of 500KG! Season two has just started with six teams, but there is still time to sign up. Find out how here.
It’s not just about the football, Man v Fat also offers participants diet and lifestyle advice, 24/7 online support as well as experienced CITY Community Trust Health and Wellbeing staff available on matchdays.
Chris Fenton, joined Man v Fat Football in January and has dropped over FIVE stone. “Man v Fat football gave me a kick up the behind and made me realise how bad my health was. I have more energy and for the first time and I'm able to play with my kids without getting tired. I’m truly grateful for this opportunity and would recommend it to any man.”
In recent Man v Fat events, other participants like Chris have undergone life changing experiences. In fact, 95% of players lost weight during the 14-week period and some lost up to 70lbs. So why not give it a go? Try it for enjoyment. Exercise. Competitiveness. A healthier life.
Season 2 starts in June 2018 and there is still time left to join our amazing group of men who support each other week in week out and reach some amazing goals both on and off the pitch.
To register your interest or for more information visit: manvfatfootball.org/Exeter
In partnership with Get Active Exeter. Endorsed by the FA.