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Showcasing ability in sport at the Sussex Parallel Youth Games

Categories: Active Sussex Events Active Sussex News

Ability in sport was celebrated and showcased at the Sussex Parallel Youth Games last week.  The thrilling, ‘mini-Paralympics,’ in its 14th year, took place at the K2 Crawley, a state-of-the-art competition venue operated by Everyone Active, on Wednesday 15 May. Over 400 young people, from 15 schools across the county, enjoyed the prestigious occasion, taking […]

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Active Travel Challenge 2019!

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing

Employers across Sussex are encouraged to sign-up to the Active Travel Challenge for a healthier and more environmentally-friendly commute. Sustrans, the charity making  it easier for people to walk and cycle, have joined forces with East Sussex County Council, and launched the innovative travel challenge, a FREE competition for anyone who works in East Sussex. […]

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Reframing Sport for Teenage Girls

Categories: Active Sussex News Coach & Volunteering This Girl Can

Leading UK Charity, Women in Sport, has released new research putting the spotlight on teenage girls.  Barriers to exercise created at this age can end up inhibiting participation throughout their life, with girls missing out on the lifelong benefits of sport. Shockingly, studies have shown that teenage girls are significantly less active than teenage boys, […]

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UK Coaching Week is back!

Categories: Active Sussex News Coach & Volunteering Uncategorized

UK Coaching Week will take place from the 3-9th June. Active Sussex fully supports the awareness campaign which empowers athletes, coaches and the general public to celebrate coaching. This Year  This year Coaching Week will showcase how great coaching creates the conditions for communities to thrive, inspiring a movement that brings more great coaching to […]

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