ABOUT-US




OUR TEAM

Our coaching team comprises of coaches from different sporting and fitness backgrounds. All of our coaches thoroughly enjoy coaching children and young people and fully understand the impact that sport can have on the direction of a child’s life. All of our coaches are fully DBS checked, qualified and have vast experience in working with children and young people, our coaching team are also trained on safeguarding and first aid.



FOUNDER & HEAD COACH

Christopher Herbert

Christopher has worked with children and young people for over 15 years in many different capacities ranging from and including mentor, play leader and sports coach. Over his career he has amassed various qualifications in Football, Boxing, Fitness training and Play Work to accompany his BA Honors degree in Sports Management as well as invaluable experience working within schools and community organisations in Kensington & Chelsea.
Christopher’s desire and passion is the fuel that drives Fit For Life Youth, his mantra of inclusive sport has shaped the philosophy for all the good work that is done with the children and young people that participate in our programs.



Ambassador coordinator & Mentor

Justin Baptiste

Justin comes from a varied sporting background having studied physical education from a young age. Completing his National Diploma in Sports Science. To accompany his degree in PE In The Community which reinforced his passion in not only participating but all aspects of professional coaching. Devoted to Football, Justin also enjoys boxing, tennis and athletics and completes fitness sessions three times a week.



BOXING COACH AND FITNESS TRAINER

Jeff Nembhard

Jeff has been working in the fitness industry for over 20 years with a range of organisations.
He has worked with children, teenagers and older adults alike. In this time he has gained various qualifications including personal training, Boxing, sports coaching, older adults, people with disabilities, first aid at work & nutrition. He specialises in core strength training, group exercise, circuits, British military fitness training and padwork for boxing.

Jeff has a never give up attitude and takes pride in helping people to get into fitness and achieve their goals. Some people have even become trainers through his passion, motivational skills and dedication to the fitness industry.



Sports Coach

Andre Baptiste

Andre is a highly valued member of the Fit For Life Youth Team. He is a young hard worker who loves to work with children and young people, helping them to push toward and exceed their targets. Although he is young himself Andre is very mature and a naturally confident person, hence why younger people gravitate to him and see him as a role model. Andre loves to spread positivity around and pass on knowledge to the younger people to combat the negativity in the world.



SPORTS COACH

Holly Moorhead

Holly is 19 years old she is currently studying Youth Studies at London Metropolitan University and near the end of her first year. Working with Fit For Life Youth has
enhanced her interest in working with young people. Her passion will always be for sports and Fit For Life Youth has given Holly the opportunity to work in a field that she is very passionate and happy about.



WHO HAS OUR TRUST

PARTNERSHIPS & CLIENTS


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OUR VALUES

AIMS THROUGH FITNESS AND SPORT



IMPROVE EVERY CHILD’S HEALTH AND FITNESS

We aim to make a visible impact of each child’s fitness levels and sporting ability, we aim to educate them and encourage healthy lifestyle choices and habits that will benefit them throughout their life

LEGACY, INSPIRATION & MOTIVATION

We aim to leave a sporting and fitness legacy within every child or young person. We want to inspire them into continuing sport and fitness throughout their lives. We are focused on motivating them to see the benefits and rewards of leading a healthy lifestyle, this will in turn increase their quality of life.


ENJOYMENT

It is paramount to us that all participants enjoy themselves whilst taking part in our sessions or programs. We take a playful approach to health and fitness and intertwine this within the work we do.

INCLUSIVE SPORT

Every child has the opportunity to take part regardless of ability age, gender, family situation or any other factors that may act as an obstruction