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Britain’s Oldest Living Olympian Turns 100 Years Old

Britain’s Oldest Living Olympian Turns 100 Years Old

Categories: Active Sussex News

We’d like to wish Bill Lucas, the oldest living British athlete of the 1948 London Olympic Games, a very happy 100th birthday! A resident of Cowfold, Bill ran the 5,000m at the 1948 Olympic in London after the war ruined his chances in 1940 and subsequently the lost 1944 Games.  The former Belgrave Harrier was a […]

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Brighton and Hove Triathlon Opens Youth and Junior Race Categories

Brighton and Hove Triathlon Opens Youth and Junior Race Categories

Categories: Local Events

The second year of the official Brighton & Hove Triathlon has opened it entries to participants aged 13 and up. The inclusion of TriStar (under 15) and Youth (15-16) waves hopes to encourage participation of triathlon from a young age. Entrants aged 13 and 14 years old will be eligible to compete in the Supersprint […]

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Girls Get Active in Brighton & Hove this January

Girls Get Active in Brighton & Hove this January

Categories: Active Sussex News Corporate Partners Leisure Trusts Local Events

It’s the time of year when everyone starts to think about their fitness goals and this January, in support of girls and young women in Brighton & Hove, Brighton & Hove City Council’s Active For Life team in partnership with the county’s leisure centre operators, Freedom Leisure, are launching ‘Girls Get Active’ to help girls […]

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Season’s Greetings from Active Sussex

Season’s Greetings from Active Sussex

Categories: Active Sussex News

From all of us at Active Sussex, we would like to wish everybody a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Please note, the Active Sussex office will be closed from Friday 23 December 4pm through to Tuesday 3 January 9am. Stay up to date and connected with us on Twitter, Facebook, and why not sign up to receive our […]

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