A series created by Icelandic athlete Magnus Scheving which encourages healthy lifstyles. A girl named Stephanie moves in with her uncle Milford Meanswell, the mayor of a town called Lazy Town, where the kids never play outside. Planning to change that, Stephanie calls in a superhero named Sportacus who teaches the kids that playing outside and being healthy can be fun. Everything goes great with Sportacus around except with Robbie Rotten, the lazy and unfit grouch who just wants the peace and quiet of kids staying inside. Other characters include Stephanie's candy-loving best friend Ziggy, the possessive Stingy, the techno-boy Pixel, trouble maker Trixie, and the motherly Bessie Busybody.