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Sport England announce major investment in parkrun

Sport England announce major investment in parkrun

Categories: Active Sussex News Corporate Partners National Governing Bodies Sport Industry News

Sport England will make a £3 million investment in parkrun to help more women and people from lower socio-economic groups to get active. The three year collaborate will support the creation of 200 new events across England as the National Lottery money will help to build on the phenomenal growth parkrun has seen in the 14 […]

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

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

Categories: Active Sussex News Education National Governing Bodies

Data from the first Active Lives Children and Young People Survey, conducted by Sport England, has shown 47% of Sussex children lead ‘active lives’ – higher than the national average results. The 2017/18 survey, carried out nationally, asked children aged between five and 16 years old about how much physical activity they take part in, […]

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Active Sussex CEO wins big at Business Women Excellence Awards

Active Sussex CEO wins big at Business Women Excellence Awards

Categories: Active Sussex News Corporate Partners

The 2018 Business Women Excellence Awards – Sussex Edition winners have been announced.  Congratulations to Sadie Mason MBE, Active Sussex Chief Executive, who scooped a top honour on the night – The Wellness Award and finished runner-up in the The Inspire Award category. Sadie, who has positively contributed to sports development for over 20 years, was presented […]

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South East female coaching project wins national award

South East female coaching project wins national award

Categories: Active Sussex News Coach & Volunteering Corporate Partners This Girl Can

Project 500, an initiative created and delivered by Active Sussex, Active Surrey, Leap, Get Berkshire Active, Kent Sport, Energise Me and Oxfordshire Sports Partnership, has won a top prize at the 2018 UK Coaching Awards. The groundbreaking and highly successful campaign, established in 2012, that addresses the imbalance in the number of male to female coaches, creating […]

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