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Behaviour change expert announced for Active Sussex Network

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Professor Jim McKenna, Professor of Physical Activity and Health at Leeds Beckett University, has over 30 years of experience in Higher Education in roles focused on sports delivery, coach education, academic teaching and research leadership. Jim’s key interest lies in behaviour change – particularly physical activity-related or sport-related, although some recent work has focused on education-related […]

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Active Forever event set to motivate over-50s

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Active Forever 2018 is set to motivate and inspire the over-50s age group as it highlights the many benefits of physical activity.   The free event, hosted by the Healthy Lifestyles Team in partnership with Freedom Leisure, will provide an extensive range of free taster sessions and information for older people to give them an opportunity to try new activities and […]

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Eddie the Eagle named as star co-host at Sussex Sports Awards 2018

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Renowned for his exploits on the ski slope and dogged ‘never say die’ attitude, Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards is this time set to take to the stage to host the 2018 Sussex Sports Awards. Now in its 16th year and hosted by Active Sussex, the Sussex Sports Awards is the chance to celebrate all the […]

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Parents in Sport Week: 1-7 October 2018

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Active Sussex joins forces with the NSPCC to promote Parents in Sport Week 2018 The NSPCC and Active Sussex have joined forces to promote the national awareness raising campaign – Parents in Sport Week. We want our sports clubs and physical activity deliverers to champion our efforts from October 1st-7th to spread the crucial supporting and […]

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