Posted: Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:16
Latest data from the Active Lives Adult Survey provides a comprehensive picture of volunteering in sport and activity for the first time. Do you volunteer or would live to volunteer in getting people more active in your local community? We have a range of funding available for some areas so please get...
Posted: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:07
Despite election gloom let's celebrate as we enter this fabulous summer of women's sport with four, yes FOUR, world class events running in the U.K. (Cricket, Rugby, Lacrosse & Badminton - details and links below). This year the focus for WSW2017 is increasingly on getting More women, more ACTIVE...
Posted: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:00
Last weekend was the first 20 mile training run on the dreaded London Marathon schedule. Steve and I made the long journey to Bramley leaving the house on Sunday at 8 am to make sure we got there in plenty of time for the race to start at 10.30 am. We had both completed this race last year so knew what...
Posted: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:42
We are proud of what we as a County Sports Partnership, with our partners, achieved in 2016 to improve club facilities and sporting opportunities in Bedford & Luton. Here's the highlights:
Posted: Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:16
Coaching in an Active Nation: The Coaching Plan for England aims to shake up the way we think about and deliver coaching.
Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:22
As part of the Women and Coaching Project; Reach into teamBEDS&LUTON the County Sport Partnership awarded Dunstable Road Runners (DRR) a bursary to help support 2 of their female runners become run leaders. The running club implemented a beginners running programme; couch to 5k over a 10 week period...
Posted: Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:30
team BEDS&LUTON in partnership with Active Luton recently organised a Female Only National Pool Lifeguard Qualification course at Inspire Sports Village in Luton to help train women to be deployed into the local community as lifeguards. This course was part of the Women and Coaching Project and tailored...
Posted: Wed, 03 Aug 2016 16:05
As a female coaching is probably not a role you would have ever considered or thought you would be good at. Well you are wrong as anyone can coach not just males. You carry out coaching on a daily basis with the mentoring and support you provide work colleagues, friends and family as a female.
Posted: Wed, 01 Jun 2016 17:18
The Journey So Far of One of the Participants on the swimming sport coaching course...
MEDINA SAEED is one of the 'ME TIME' LEADERS currently completing the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) course ran by Active Luton at Denbigh High School, Luton. This FEMALE ONLY swimming course has been...
Posted: Mon, 30 May 2016 14:45
Posted: Thu, 05 May 2016 11:31
We are so proud of Nazia Qamar who is the first of the 16 ladies on our Me Time Leaders/Active Luton programme to pass her National Pool Lifeguard Qualification including Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and Emergency First Aid.
Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:11
ME TIME Women were out in force at the weekend in Luton taking part in celebrations to recognise International Women's day.