The video audio consists of a voiceover and a stock backing track that is not an identifiable song.
Each line of voiceover plays over a quick cut montage of people preparing to, and then taking part in sport or physical activity.
Lights turn on in a sports hall and a woman holding a phone and carrying a squash racket walks along a corridor.
Voiceover heard from a news bulletin on the person’s phone: Restrictions ease once more. From today, indoor sports and classes will be allowed to return. What sport are you looking forward to getting back to the most? We’d love to hear from you. Sport is back.
A man pushes a folded-up table tennis table into position in a sports hall.
A woman wearing a mask wipes down an exercise bike.
A person puts a mask in their badminton bag and picks up two rackets.
A person ties a badminton net to a post.
A person slaps their hand on a table tennis table.
The person holding the phone looks up from it, takes their headphones off and the shot cuts to them raising their squash racket, about to serve.
A table tennis ball is served and two people start playing a rally.
Two women play squash.
Two people play badminton. The shuttlecock is thrown into the air and falls towards the floor.
A table tennis ball is put down on a table.
From beneath, the camera sees a netball being picked up and passed between two players during an indoor match.
The ball is shot towards the net and players watch on as it falls through the net to score a goal.
The camera cuts to an instructor in a spin class, before panning to the participants, pedalling in a dark room with neon lighting.
In a similar room, an exercise class take place.
The camera quickly cuts between the squash, table tennis and netball games, before a basketball is thrown towards a hoop.
It goes in the hoop and the players celebrate.
The line ‘Sport’s back.’ Appears on the screen. Beneath which appears ‘with thanks to’ and the logos of:
- Badminton England
- England Squash
- England Netball
- emd uk
- Table Tennis England
- Sport England
The top line disappears and is replace with ‘We’re ready, when you are.’
The text and logos disappear and the line #ReturntoPlay appears on the screen, with the picture behind of an empty sports hall with the lights dimmed and a single spin bike in the middle of it.