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This Girl Can returns with new ‘taboo-breaking’ campaign

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing This Girl Can

This Girl Can is back with a brand-new TV advert to inspire more women and girls to take part in sport and physical activity. The advert, which launched nationally earlier this month, shows the raw, unfiltered reality of women exercising in whatever way that works for them. Lisa O’Keefe, the This Girl Can director of […]

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Active Sussex double winner at Business Women Excellence Awards

Categories: Active Sussex News This Girl Can

The 2019 Business Women Excellence Awards – Sussex Edition winners have been announced. Congratulations to Sadie Mason MBE, Active Sussex’s Chief Executive, and Ruth Dacey, Active Sussex’s PR and Communications Officer, who both scooped prestigious top honours on the night, after the glittering awards received a record number of nominations this year.  The Inspire Award   […]

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🎥 This Girl Can: Fit Got Real – movement around the park!

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing This Girl Can

We’re excited to share with you the second video from our #FitGotReal series with our Active Sussex, This Girl Can Ambassador Tess Agnew. This time Tess explores fun, free and easy ways to fit movement into a busy life by using her local park.  It includes step ups on a park bench and push ups […]

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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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