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Fit Got Real for our This Girl Can Ambassador

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing This Girl Can

A self-confessed ‘former binge-eating, beer-guzzling ex-smoker,’ Tess Agnew, 32, (aka FitBits) is a total exercise-convert, and now pursues her ‘quest for never-ending endorphins’ using Brighton & the South Downs as her adventure playground. “To make movement a daily thing, it needs to slot into your life with ease – so easy in fact that you […]

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Guide to dementia-friendly sport launched

Categories: Active Sussex News Corporate Partners Disability Sport Health & Wellbeing

Sport England and the Alzheimer’s Society are calling on the sport and physical activity sector to unite against dementia.  Dementia is one of the greatest challenges facing society today – there are 850,000 people living with the condition in the UK. Leisure pursuits including physical activity are among the top activities people with dementia want […]

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Champion Time to Talk Day through #RunandTalk event

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing Local Events Uncategorized

England Athletics are encouraging people to champion the #RunAndTalk campaign to support  Time to Talk Day. The bi-annual England Athletics event aims to improve people’s mental wellbeing through running and to break down the stigma associated with mental health by talking about it. The #RunAndTalk event, supported by mental health charity Mind, started this week and finishes on Friday […]

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TAKEPART 2019 registration open

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing Local Events Uncategorized

Registration is now open for groups and organisations who would like to be part of TAKEPART 2019. TAKEPART Festival of Sport and Physical Activity An award winning FREE festival, celebrating sport, dance and exercise in Brighton and Hove. Coordinated by Brighton and Hove city council’s Healthy Lifestyles Team. Brings together activity providers from across the […]

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