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Five-time Olympian Jo Pavey MBE to host Sussex Sports Awards

Five-time Olympian Jo Pavey MBE to host Sussex Sports Awards

Categories: Active Sussex Events Active Sussex News

Five time Olympian Jo Pavey will be guest presenter at the Sussex Sports Awards 2016. Jo Pavey has formed an exceptional reputation as a long-distance runner, finding her success across the 10,000 meter and 5000 meter events. She’s a fine athlete who has been at the top of her game for over a decade. Jo is the first […]

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Women’s Sport Week 2016 (3 – 9 October)

Women’s Sport Week 2016 (3 – 9 October)

Categories: Local Events This Girl Can

Women’s Sport Week is a fabulous opportunity for everybody involved with playing, delivering, leading or working in sport to celebrate, raise awareness and increase the profile of women’s sport across the UK. The objective of Women’s Sport Week is to celebrate and showcase women’s sport at every level, from the grassroots to the elite, and […]

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International Day of Older Persons 2016

International Day of Older Persons 2016

Categories: Leisure Trusts Local Events

1st October – Take a Stand Against Ageism Saturday October 1st is officially Older People’s Day 2016 – an International Day recognising and celebrating the achievements and contributions that older people make to our society. Organisations and individuals collaborate to use this initiative to make a difference, challenge stereotypes and promote positive attitudes to ageing. Events and […]

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Active Sussex joins the NSPCC to promote parents’ role in sport

Active Sussex joins the NSPCC to promote parents’ role in sport

Categories: Local Events

Parents and carers are key to a child’s lifelong involvement in sport. The NSPCC and Active Sussex have joined forces with more than 100 sports organisations in the UK and Ireland to promote Parents in Sport Week next month. From 3 to 9 October, we want clubs to rally behind our efforts to underscore the positive, […]

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