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Shake Up September: What a month!

Categories: Active Sussex Programmes Health & Wellbeing

Shake Up September was the perfect excuse to get out and try a new activity – and workers across Sussex did just that. What an EPIC month of activity logging! Huge congratulations to our leaderboard winners! 1st – Jasmine Richardson (Freedom Leisure) – Five tickets to GO Paintball! 2nd – Phil Mills (Freedom Leisure) – 18 holes of golf, […]

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Sussex Workers Urged to Shake Up September and Get Active

Categories: Active Sussex Programmes Health & Wellbeing

‘Shake Up September’ is a national activity logging challenge run by Workplace Challenge, which aims to encourage employees to bring physical activity into the workplace. Research shows that more active workers have higher productivity, are absent less and are generally happier. We spend up to 60% of our waking hours at work and an estimated […]

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Workplace Wheelchair Basketball

Categories: Active Sussex News Active Sussex Programmes Disability Sport

The Active Sussex Workplace Challenge programme recently embraced a new sport in the form of Wheelchair Basketball. Three teams including Albion in the Community (AitC), University of Sussex and Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) battled it out to be crowned champions at the University of Brighton’s Sports Centre. Despite having never played Wheelchair […]

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Active Sussex to invest over £80K to get more young people active

Categories: Active Sussex Programmes

Active Sussex funded 50 sport & physical activity projects for 11-25 year olds through its Sportivate programme, between April - September 2016...

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