Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2016 10:39 by Abi Bond
Charlie Barwis is the Bedfordshire County Development Officer for England Golf and is our Guest Blogger this month! Here's what he has to say about why your child should try Golf:
Bedfordshire is blessed with a number of golf clubs that provide a great environment for young golfers to learn the sport. Golf offers the opportunity to meet, socialise and interact with a variety of people from all walks...
Posted: Wed, 01 Jun 2016 17:18 by Abi Bond
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 specifically tailored and adapted to suit the needs and requirements of the 16 BAME ladies attending,...
Posted: Mon, 30 May 2016 14:45 by Abi Bond
Bedfordshire's teamBEDS&LUTON Me Time Leaders Coaching project was selected as a finalist at The Women's Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger National Awards for their work progressing women's coaching in the local area.
Posted: Fri, 20 May 2016 08:25 by Abi Bond
We want to share a special feel good story- about a little boy called Logan, who attends our No Limits session that runs on a Friday 5-7pm at Saxon Pool in Biggleswade:
This had been written by Zoe- Logan's Mummy :)
"Mummy, I'm having a good time!"
Posted: Tue, 17 May 2016 13:52 by Abi Bond
Workplace Challenge TeamBeds&Luton Bedfordshire Cross Forces Rugby Final at Dunstable Rugby Club.
12 May 2016 – KO 7.30pm
The sun shone above Dunstablians Rugby club in Luton, setting the scene for a fantastic evening of Rugby for the final of the Bedfordshire Cross Forces Charity Workplace Challenge Rugby Cup. After comfortable victories in both semi-finals HM Prison Service and Bedfordshire...
Posted: Thu, 05 May 2016 11:31 by Abi Bond
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, 19 Apr 2016 11:42 by Abi Bond
Over 4,000 people have benefitted from Sainsbury's Inclusive Community Training, which is designed to improve the skills and confidence of those who support disabled people to be more active, and is a creative and informal development opportunity.
One such beneficiary is newly-qualified football coach Joseph Malasi, who attended an AK4A session ran by teamBEDS&LUTON last year.
Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:11 by Abi Bond
ME TIME Women were out in force at the weekend in Luton taking part in celebrations to recognise International Women's day.
Our amazing ME TIME dance instructor Huma teamed up with ME TIME Leaders to deliver a fantastic nutrition and dance exercise class at our super River Bank Primary School venue. Thirty four women listened to Huma giving tips and advice on healthy eating, finishing off the session...
Posted: Fri, 19 Feb 2016 14:05 by Abi Bond
We are launching a new service for the benefit of people actively involved in sport in Bedfordshire who need to raise funds to help support new sporting talent or facilities in Bedford or Luton.
Are you a young athlete needing help with training costs?
Does your team need some funds for new equipment?
Looking to introduce a new sporting initiative to get more girls playing sport?
Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:47 by Abi Bond
Did you enjoy playing netball at school and fancy giving it a go again? Do you want to improve your health and fitness in fun way? If you've answered yes to any of these questions, Back to Netball might just be the key to unlocking your active self and helping you keep fit.