From February 2017, information about the work of the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow is available and updated on the University of Glasgow website.

Unit Image
As we get older, it’s easy to fall into the habit of watching sport rather than playing it. Reflecting on the current world cup, a guest post on the MRC's 'insight' blog by Dr Chris Bunn describes how the Football Fans in Training (FFIT) programme is helping men re-engage with physical activity and lose weight in the process.

Football Fans in Training: from sofa to stadium

posted on: Jul 3, 2014

As we get older, it’s easy to fall into the habit of watching sport rather than playing it. Reflecting on the current world cup, a guest post on the MRC's 'insight' blog by Dr Chris Bunn from the University of Glasgow's Institute of Health and Wellbeing describes how the Football Fans in Training (FFIT) programme is helping men re-engage with physical activity and lose weight in the process.

His blog post can be found here.