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Search for Sussex School Champions Goes Virtual

Categories: Active Sussex Events Active Sussex News Competitions Education

Since 2012, the Sussex School Games Summer Festival has been an annual highlight for school sport competition in the county, with tens-of-thousands of children competing throughout the year to qualify. Due to school closures and restrictions surrounding COVID-19, this year’s event has been cancelled, but the organisers are determined to still put school teams to […]

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Sport England’s Children and Young People Survey – Sussex Snapshot

Categories: Active Sussex Events Active Sussex News Education National Governing Bodies

Data from the Active Lives Children and Young People Survey 2018/19 conducted by Sport England, has shown 49% of Sussex children lead ‘active lives’ – compared with 48% nationally.  The 2018/19 survey, carried out nationally throughout the school year, asks children aged between five and 16 years old about how much physical activity they take part in, […]

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🎥 Spirit of Curling: Satellite Club

Categories: Active Sussex News Active Sussex Programmes Education Health & Wellbeing

Our Spirit of Curling video is now available for you to watch, replay and share!  In 2013 Beacon Community College set up a Curling Satellite Club with Fenton’s Rink.  Satellite Clubs are a Sport England, Lottery funded programme. It is designed to work with targetted groups and underrepresented young people across the country. Active Sussex works […]

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Parents in Sport Week: 7-13 October 2019

Categories: Active Sussex News Club Coach & Volunteering Education Safeguarding and equality

Active Sussex joins forces with the NSPCC to promote Parents in Sport Week 2019 The NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) and Active Sussex have joined forces to promote the launch of the Sports Parents Promise, as part of the annual national awareness raising campaign – Parents in Sport Week. The Promise outlines all […]

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