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On your bike – why you should try active travel in 2018

On your bike – why you should try active travel in 2018

Categories: Active Sussex News Health & Wellbeing

Getting fit in the new year doesn’t mean you have to join the gym or workout indoors. Sustrans recommends introducing active travel into your daily routine to improve your health and fitness. Swapping the car for the bike or walking can also save you time and money.    To demonstrate, Sustrans have produced a short film […]

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Brighton and Hove Hockey Coach wins BBC South East Sport Award

Brighton and Hove Hockey Coach wins BBC South East Sport Award

Categories: Active Sussex News Coach & Volunteering Disability Sport

Brighton and Hove Hockey Coach Wendy Russell has been recognised for her hard work to make hockey accessible to children with hearing difficulties. This month, Wendy has won the BBC South East Sport’s Unsung Hero award and has also been nominated for the national BBC Sports Personality of the Year award. Wendy is a PE teacher at Steyning Grammar […]

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Local Clubmark accredited Bowls Club wins 2017 Regional Award for National Best Club

Local Clubmark accredited Bowls Club wins 2017 Regional Award for National Best Club

Categories: Active Sussex News Club

Bowls England have awarded local club, Peacehaven and Telscombe Bowls Club the prestigious 2017 Regional Award for National Best Club. This means that the club has come third in the nationwide evaluation. Frank Leach, Club Secretary at Peacehaven and Telscombe BC, put the award win down to their Clubmark accredited status, which they achieved through […]

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Women in Sport publish new insights into women aged 55-75

Women in Sport publish new insights into women aged 55-75

Categories: Active Sussex News

New research published by Women in Sport with the support of AgeUK looks at the experiences of women aged 55-75. The report focusses on attitudes towards ageing, women’s lifestyles and values, barriers to activity and how to support women to be more active in later life. Key findings The study (with a small sample size […]

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