Month: November 2010

Sports vital in getting boys off the sofa

We need to get more boys active by moving their competitive energy from the computer screen to the sports field.

PE lessons neglect all-round fitness

“Out of the 40 minutes in a normal PE lesson, there’s eight minutes of activity going on. Very often the kids are standing around and just listening to the teacher talk. So heart rates aren’t being raised and mechanical efficiency isn’t being looked at.”