The present will return later this 12 months.
2FM presenter Laura Fox has been introduced as the brand new host of Eire’s Fittest Household alongside new coach Sonia O’Sullivan.
The presenter is ready to switch Mairead Ronan on the present on RTÉ One, in the meantime, Sonia will stand in for Anna Geary whereas she is on maternity depart.
The Olympian is becoming a member of coaches Davy Fitzgerald, Nina Carberry and Donncha O’Callaghan for the brand new season of the present.
Laura at present presents on 2FM on the weekends and stated she is delighted to be taking up the function of presenter for the brand new collection of Eire’s Fittest Household – which is able to return to RTÉ later this 12 months.
She stated: “I’ve been a fan of Eire’s Fittest Household for a very long time, it’s such a feel-good, good programme for all of the household. Mairead Ronan was a unbelievable presenter on the present, and I’m simply delighted to be following in her footsteps.
“I can’t wait to get began working with the unimaginable workforce of coaches on the present and the super-fit households who’re going to be coming our method to participate later this 12 months. It’s a dream job for me.”
Additionally talking in regards to the new function, Sonia stated: “I’ve at all times cherished Eire’s Fittest Household because it’s a optimistic promotion of health, so it makes it further particular to be becoming a member of the line-up of coaches this 12 months.
“I’ve huge sneakers to maintain heat for Anna Geary, however in fact I’m in it to win, so Donncha, Nina and Davy… I’m right here to compete and I’m very excited to get began.”
Head of Leisure Commissioning at RTÉ, Alan Tyler, revealed he was delighted to have the 2 be part of the present and appears ahead to seeing them head to our screens.
He stated: “We’re delighted to announce Laura Fox becoming a member of Eire’s Fittest Household as presenter, while the legendary Sonia O’Sullivan is coming onboard as a coach for the upcoming season.
“Laura is a rising star with a real ardour for the present and this can be a unbelievable alternative to carry her to display screen.
“Eire’s Fittest Household is a optimistic celebration of health, focus, and household, Sonia is the right addition to the line-up. At any time when Sonia competes, she plans to win, so it’s certain to make for one more thrilling competitors this 12 months.”