• Esporta launch exclusive Step Up Dance Classes

    January 2011 saw the launch of an exclusive partnership between Esporta Health Clubs and Universal Studio’s Step Up franchise.

    ‘Step Up The Dance Out’ is the first fitness DVD from the internationally acclaimed Step Up franchise and follows the success of the three Step Up movie releases which to-date have sold over two-million DVDs to an army of street dance…

    April 3 2015
  • Work starts on development of LazyTown Sports Club

    iKidz’ Chris Sharman flies out to Iceland this week to start work with FitPro and LazyTown creator Magnus Scheving on the development of ‘The LazyTown Sports Club’.

    The programme is being written for 3-6 year olds and will feature dance routines, sports games, creative storytelling and fun activities all aimed at getting children moving.

    Being showcased at Leisure Industry Week in…

    April 3 2015
  • Chris Sharman interviewed for Fitpro article on Kids’ Programming

    iKidz Training and Consultancy Director Chris Sharman was interviewed recently for fitness industry magazine Fitpro Business.

    Chris has been working as a Programming Consultant for Fitpro since early 2011 overseeing the development of The LazyTown SportsClub product along with the redevelopment and rebranding of the company’s old FitClub programmes; TeamJam, TeamEnergy and TeamCombat.

    Chris talks about the development of an…

    April 3 2015
  • Latin launch for The LazyTown SportsClub in Mexico

    After nearly a year in development, January 13th and 14th saw the launch of The LazyTown Sports Club… in Mexico City!

    iKidz T&C Director Chris Sharman has been coordinating the development of the programme on behalf of Fitpro and global children’s brand LazyTown (based in Iceland). Chris and fellow iKidz consultant Erica Ryder have been working with LazyTown to develop…

    April 3 2015
  • Dance and Fitness expert joins the iKidz T&C team

    iKidz T&C is pleased to welcome fitness and dance specialist Erica Ryder onto the team as a Consultant and Master Trainer.

    Erica has more than 18 years experience in the health and fitness industry and holds a wide spectrum of qualifications that cover group exercise, personal training and relaxation therapy.

    Erica started her career as a personal trainer and group exercise…

    April 3 2015
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    Mini Kickers launches across America

    Sunday 4th March saw 170 football coaches from across the UK trained in Challenger Sport’s new Mini Kickers programme, ready for delivery across America this summer.

    iKidz T&C Director Chris Sharman, who has previously worked with Challenger Sports on the development of a Freestyle Football Academy and a Brazilian themed soccer camp, has been developing the pre-school soccer programme with…

    April 3 2015