"Still Kicking" is our football fitness session for women of all abilities and experience levels. This weekly hour-long session on a Thursday evening is free of charge - just turn up and enjoy the fun! We've got boots available if you need to borrow some. If you'd like more information contact Robyn at The Academy.
"I first started coming along through a friend. She had been going for a few weeks and raved about it! We both have daughters at the same football club and she knew I played as a child and adult. I'm so happy to have the opportunity to get back into football. It's been great to meet new women, get challenged each week and improve my fitness. I like the chat from all the group too! I had been coming along for around 6-9 months before we had to stop for a whole year because of the pandemic. I missed it SO much! It's the best thing you will do for yourself! As mums we prioritise everyone else in the family. Some people come with a friend. It keeps you accountable as you're more likely to go each week if someone else is counting on you to go.
Just two weeks ago I FINALLY succeeded in the Crossbar challenge! I was always centimetres away and was getting frustrated. Jude told me to keep practising and within minutes I did it!"
"It's been amazing to have everyone back on the pitch after lockdown. There's so much energy and enthusiasm in this group - it's contagious!"