July 25, 2017

UFIT- A comprehensive vision of inclusive access for all to sport and fitness

From ‘declaration to action’ at Ministerial Conference for Sport and Physical Education MINEPS VI -UNESCO’s sixth international governmental conference on physical education and sport – took […]
June 14, 2017

Timothy Shriver Appointed UNESCO Chairholder in the Institute of Technology Tralee

One hundred years since the birth of former US President John F Kennedy, and nearly 50 years since the establishment of Special Olympics by his mother […]
May 31, 2017

UFIT and IHRSA: An example of a successful partnership

Partnership for Inclusive Health & UFIT Amy Bantham, UFIT USA Lead, representing IHRSA & IHRSA Foundation, attended in May the launch of the new Partnership for […]
May 8, 2017

What Do We Mean By The Term Disability?

Defining disability People with disabilities represent a group of diverse and heterogeneous persons, despite the stereotypical view of disability, that emphasizes wheelchair users or other groups […]
April 25, 2017

The History of Exercise – from Exclusive Fitness to Inclusive Fitness

What is Fitness? Fitness is a complex construct that has always existed but the branding and commercialization of it has emerged in the last half century […]
April 19, 2017

Health and Wellbeing through UFIT

The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines health as:  state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. What […]
November 12, 2015

UFIT Launch on 19 October 2015 in Marseille, France

500 delegates at the UFIT & IHRSA Congress had the opportunity to receive first-hand information about the Universal Fitness Innovation & Transformation (UFIT) initiative at the […]
July 8, 2015

UFIT – Driving Inclusive Innovation in the Fitness Industry