Walking, cycling, swimming and running look set for a boost in people participating as research shows an increased desire to get active after lockdown. The latest survey results from Sport England show that walking, running, cycling and swimming are top of people’s lists to do.
Walking, running and cycling have proved popular throughout lockdown, but now 53% of people say they want to walk more, with 20% intending to increase their running, 19% keen on more cycling and 20% saying they want to swim regularly. The research also shows 22% are looking forward to returning to the gym and joining fitness classes outside of their own home.
Posted on 31st July 2020