19 March 2020 22:32
Joe Wicks has revealed he will be running virtual PE classes to make sure kids are keeping fit from home as schools close for the foreseeable future amid the coronavirus pandemic. He said on Twitter: 'Hello everybody, I'm Joe Wicks The Body Coach and I've got an exciting announcement to make. 'Starting Monday, every single day from Monday to Friday I'm going to do a live workout called PE with Joe on my Youtube Channel, TheBodyCoachTV. 'It's a workout specifically designed for kids because when the schools are closed there is no PE. 'I'm going to get your kids moving, feeling energised, positive, optimistic.
'It's a 30 minute session for little kids right up to secondary school to get involved and have fun. We're going to be doing loads of basic exercises, you don't need a lot of room.' Joe declared himself the 'nation's PE teacher' as schools around the country are set to close from Friday to help curb the spread of coronavirus. Prime Minster Boris Johnson announced last night that schools across the UK will be closed indefinitely from Friday as cases of coronavirus continue to rise across the nation. The UK-based fitness influencer, who is known as The Body Coach, will be holding free 30-minute classes every weekday to help children keep active during a live workout called 'PE with Joe'. Joe Wicks has announced he will start online PE lessons to help keep children fit and healthy during the school shutdown I'm going get your kids moving, fit and energised, positive and optimistic.
The fitness guru made the announcement on his Facebook page this morning in a bid to keep the nation's children fit and active while schools are closed as Covid-19 grips the country. Posting on his Facebook page The Body Coach, Joe said: "I'm going to be the Nations PE teacher everyday Monday to Friday at 9am. The schools are closed, there is no PE, don't worry, I've got you, I'm going to take this over. "I'm going to get your kids moving, feeling energised, positive, optimistic so tune in, Monday morning, 9am. "It's a 30 minute sessions for little kids, right up to secondary school, get involved, have fun.
"I'm going to get your kids moving, feeling energised, positive, optimistic. "It's a 30 minute session for little kids right up to secondary school. JOE Wicks has come up with the perfect solution to keep Britain's kids moving as he's announced he'll be holding online physical education lessons starting next week. Joe, 33, is doing his best to help out after it was announced schools will be closing due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. 6 Joe Wicks has announced he will be running live online PE lessons for the UK's school kids next week Credit: Instagram Taking to Instagram earlier today, the Body Coach told his followers that online lessons will start on Monday and run through till Friday on Joe's YouTube channel. He told his fans: "It's called PE with Joe. It's a workout specifically designed for kids because when the schools are closed there is no PE. "Don't worry I've got you, I'm going to take this over and get your kids moving and feeling energised, positive, optimistic. Joe continued: "It's a 30 minute session for little kids right up to secondary school. 6 Joe will be holding online PE lessons for 30 minutes Monday to Friday Credit: instagram.com/thebodycoach "Parents are going to be under pressure next week and for 30 minutes a day I can take over and inspire and energise the kids to get active, bounce around and have fun. 6 Joe said he wants to inspire and energise the kids to get active, bounce around and have fun Credit: Instagram