Bulls stars skip a heartbeat for health

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bulls stars skip a heartbeat for health Bulls stars skip a heartbeat for health

Bradford Bulls stars joined national heart charity Heart Research UK on National Skipping Day yesterday to encourage more people to take up skipping as part of a healthy heart exercise regime.

It can burn up to 250 calories in 20 minutes and tones up the body while going easy on the joints.

The Yorkshire-based heart charity held a skipping demonstration with Skip2bfit, a national organisation that runs skipping workshops around the UK, to get the public to try out skipping as a simple, easy and inexpensive form of exercise.

Bulls player Adrian Purtel, who is an ambassador for Heart Research UK after suffering a heart attack in 2012, was there with his team-mate Adam Henry to help him get the healthy skipping message over.


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree