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School’s Out for Shake Ups

School’s Out for Shake Ups

Categories: Education Local Events

We’re supporting Change4Life’s 10 Minute Shake Ups programme with Disney this summer! The number of children meeting the recommended amount of physical activity – that’s 60 minutes a day as recommended by Public Health England (PHE) – drops by 40% between the ages of five to 12. A new study by PHE and Disney reveals […]

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Swimming: Health Benefits Proven

Swimming: Health Benefits Proven

Categories: Health & Wellbeing National Governing Bodies

Swimming can reduce the risk of death by 28 per cent, says a new study by Swim England The report shows that the unique benefits of water make it the perfect place for people of all ages to exercise, particularly those with long-term health conditions. The report also found evidence that swimmers live longer, and regular swimming […]

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Parallel Youth Games 2017 – Official Event Video

Parallel Youth Games 2017 – Official Event Video

Categories: Active Sussex Events Disability Sport Local Events

IT’S LANDED!  The 2017 Parallel Youth Games official event video is now available for you to watch, replay and share! Reminisce on this year’s Games, which took place at K2 Crawley on Wednesday 7 June.  The Parallel Youth Games is a multi-sport participation event for disabled children in Sussex. 320 children took part in Boccia, New Age Kurling, Tennis, […]

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We’re Celebrating Parents in Sport Week 2017!

We’re Celebrating Parents in Sport Week 2017!

Categories: Active Sussex News

Parents in Sport Week takes place from 2 to 8 October 2017. The focus this year continues to be on highlighting the valuable role parents play – and the positive influence they have – in ensuring young people develop to their full potential and enjoy their time playing sport. The specifics for the week are currently […]

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