Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 

Free Fitness In 2021 From TVNZ And Les Mills

New Zealanders will be getting more free access to the world’s best group fitness workouts in 2021 thanks to TVNZ and Les Mills.

The success of the Les Mills workouts on TVNZ during New Zealand’s Level 4 Covid-19 lockdown in 2020 has inspired TVNZ and Les Mills to continue getting Kiwis moving next year.

Creative Director Jackie Mills says the Les Mills mission to create a fitter planet starts at home and partnering with TVNZ will allow more New Zealanders to get active and stay active for free in 2021.

“I’m thrilled that we can offer exercise to music workouts for young people with BORN TO MOVE and workouts for all ages and fitness levels with our range of group fitness workouts. All you have to do is turn on TVNZ and start moving to music, it really is that easy!”

TVNZ will offer BORN TO MOVE® workouts for 4-5 and 6-7 year-olds from 4 January on TVNZ 2 at 6 a.m.

Then from 18 January, TVNZ OnDemand will offer a range of Les Mills workouts including the modern yoga feel of BODYBALANCE®, core-strengthening with LES MILLS CORE®, the original cardio favourite BODYATTACK®, high-intensity with LES MILLS GRIT® and the martial arts inspiration of BODYCOMBAT®.

TVNZ 2 will follow with BODYBALANCE, LES MILLS CORE, BODYATTACK, LES MILLS GRIT and BODYCOMBAT workouts from February 2020.

TVNZ Director of Content Cate Slater says the overwhelmingly positive feedback from viewers to the free Les Mills workouts during the Covid-19 lockdown made it an easy decision to offer more workouts across TVNZ in the new year.

“We’re all looking for a positive start to 2021, and what better way than with these workouts to deliver physical and mental health benefits. The range of Les Mills workouts across TVNZ 2 and TVNZ OnDemand gives New Zealanders of all ages the opportunity to find something that works for them.”

Managing Director of Les Mills New Zealand Dione Forbes-Ryrie adds “we are also very proud that the collaboration won Best Community Contribution at the New Zealand Exercise Industry Awards last month, recognising the difference that Les Mills and TVNZ can make in the health of New Zealanders.”

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

Howard Davis: Dryzabone - Robert Conolly's The Dry

After the terrible devastation caused by last year’s bushfires, which prompted hundreds of Australians to shelter in the ocean to escape incineration and destroyed uncountable amounts of wildlife, The Dry has been released during a totally different kind of dry spell. More>>


Howard Davis: Benjamin Ree's The Painter and The Thief

The Norwegian filmmaker had long been fascinated by art thieves who commit high-stakes crimes with a delicate touch when a chance Google search in 2015 uncovered a botched heist in Oslo. More>>


Howard Davis: Anna Coddington Beams

Anna Coddington's thin, wispy vocals fit her songs beautifully, providing a wonderful lilting quality that pervades her latest album, producing instant ear worms. More>>


Howard Davis: Hit the Road, Jack - Chloé Zhao's Nomadland

Nomadland is perhaps the ultimately 'road' movie as it follows a group of dispossessed and disenfranchised vagabonds who find a form of communal refuge in camp sites and trailer parks after the economic contraction of 2008. More>>

Howard Davis: Byrneing Down the House - Spike Lee's American Utopia

Lee does an admirable job capturing Byrne's stunning live performance of his latest album, but the real star of the show is the staging. More>>


Howard Davis: The Phoenix Foundation Friend Ship Tour Docks in Wellington

A sense of local pride was certainly running high at the Opera House on Saturday night, as the lads ran through a tasty little set drawn mostly from their latest album Friend Ship (splash out for Xmas on the shocking pink extra-thick vinyl edition). More>>


Howard Davis: Avantdale Bowling Club

Auckland rapper and MC Tom Scott brought his stunning jazz-infused Taite Music Prize-winning project Avantdale Bowling Club to the Opera House headlining Wellington's 2020 Jazz Festival. More>>

Howard Davis: Troy Kingi Rules The San Fran

The award-winning Northland musician performed songs from his new record The Ghost of Freddie Cesar, the fourth installment in his 10/10/10 series - ten albums in ten years in ten genres. More>>

 
 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 
 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland