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TAKEPART 2019 registration open

TAKEPART 2019 registration open

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing Local Events Uncategorized

Registration is now open for groups and organisations who would like to be part of TAKEPART 2019. TAKEPART Festival of Sport and Physical Activity An award winning FREE festival, celebrating sport, dance and exercise in Brighton and Hove. Coordinated by Brighton and Hove city council’s Healthy Lifestyles Team. Brings together activity providers from across the […]

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Brighton Half Marathon: last chance to sign up for charity place

Brighton Half Marathon: last chance to sign up for charity place

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Charity places in The Grand Brighton Half Marathon 2019 close on Sunday 3 February and runners are being urged to sign up to avoid missing out. The 29th Brighton Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 24th February. General entries to the race sold out in December and charity places are now the only way to […]

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Sport England announce major investment to increase activity

Sport England announce major investment to increase activity

Categories: Active Sussex News Corporate Partners Funding National Governing Bodies

Ten national governing bodies (NGBs) have been given more support from Sport England to help people keep or develop their sporting habit. More than £16 million will be spent on the 10 sports over the next two years to help work Towards an Active Nation. The 10 NGBs will use their awards across everything from tackling […]

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Behaviour change expert announced for Active Sussex Network

Behaviour change expert announced for Active Sussex Network

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

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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