Jack Shakespeare

Jack is the Director of Children, Young People, Families and Research at ukactive. The organisation exists to help improve the health of the nation to get more people, more active, more often.

Jack is responsible for the political agenda and direction of ukactive Kids, from research to policy, strategic projects and membership activation, and for the identity and leadership of the ukactive Research Institute.

Jack is committed to championing the benefits of physical activity and raising the awareness and prominence of physical literacy, and has spent the last 18 years developing and implementing multi-stakeholder physical activity campaigns and projects for children, young people & families, working nationally and internationally to activate school and community environments.

An outdoor adventure pursuer and keen trail runner, Jack is a public advocate of physical activity and its societal importance.

Jack Shakespeare
Jack Shakespeare
Director of Children, Young People, Families and Research
ukactive Kids