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Active Sussex targets highest inactive areas after national survey results

Categories: Active Sussex News Insight National Governing Bodies

Almost one in four people in Sussex are physically inactive, a Sport England survey reveals. The Active Lives Adult Survey May 2017/18, carried out nationally, asked adults aged 16 and above how much physical activity they have taken part in. The Chief Medical Officer’s guidelines count people doing at least 150 minutes of moderate intensity […]

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Active Sussex launch visionary Strategy

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing Insight

Active Sussex are pleased to launch a new five-year Strategy that strives towards our vision of driving physical activity transformation in Sussex, with more people active and healthier communities created. The new strategy,  unveiled at the Active Sussex Conference and AGM yesterday, builds upon the outcomes set out by DCMS in – A Sporting Future […]

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Indoor cycling leads the way among exercise classes, shows Moving Communities report

Categories: Insight Leisure Trusts Sport Industry News

Indoor group cycling classes have confirmed their status as the most popular group workout in the UK – beating pilates and yoga – according to a new industry report from ukactive and the DataHub. New data indicates that group cycling makes up 13% of all exercise classes – demonstrating the enduring popularity of the high-intensity […]

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Sussex partners enjoy day of learning at Active Sussex Network

Categories: Active Sussex Events Active Sussex News Funding Fundraising Insight Sport Industry News Uncategorized

On 22 February in Brighton, the Active Sussex Network brought together 65 local stakeholders from local government, public health, leisure trusts, local businesses and the charity and voluntary sector.  On the agenda were fundraising and income diversification, behaviour change to tackle inactivity and how to work with public health commissioners.  National policy updates Introducing the […]

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