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Increased Funding to Tackle Inactivity

Increased Funding to Tackle Inactivity

Categories: Funding Sport Industry News

We know that people in lower socio-economic groups are twice as likely to be inactive – that means they do less than 30 minutes of physical activity a week. Just 17% of people in the highest socio-economic groups are inactive, compared to almost 40% in the lowest group. That’s why Sport England will be launching […]

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EFDS Resources Take New People on Road to an Active Lifestyle

EFDS Resources Take New People on Road to an Active Lifestyle

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport Sport Industry News

Today the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) reveals a new resource to support those who are new to sport or want to assist disabled people on how to get more active. Produced in partnership with County Sports Partnership Network, Disability Rights UK and Sport England, the resource is a guideline to where to start, […]

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Celebrating The European Week of Sport 2017

Celebrating The European Week of Sport 2017

Categories: Sport Industry News

The European Week of Sport promotes sport and physical activity across Europe, with 2017 seeing 32 countries participating for the third edition of the programme. This year The European Week of Sport 2017 will take place between 23rd – 30th September and aims to support and promote the benefits of an active lifestyle, via the #BeActive message.  […]

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Join #teamparkrun

Join #teamparkrun

Categories: Health & Wellbeing Local Events

On Saturday 19 August 2017, following the World Athletics Championships in London, the UK’s National Lottery funded Olympic and Paralympic athletes are teaming up with parkrun to encourage the nation to get active with #teamparkrun 5k parkrun events take place in parks across the UK every Saturday at 9 am, offering a free and easy […]

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