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Buddyathon: October Buddy Boost!

Buddyathon: October Buddy Boost!

Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 14:29

Mayathon, a free app designed to help people buddy-up virtually with friends to feel healthier, happier and more connected, is now launching an October Challenge.

Whether you are part of a club/workplace or as an individual we are encouraging everyone in the county to download the free app and give it...

Tags: Gettingactive, News

Versus arthritis - lets move with leon - sign up now live!

Versus arthritis - lets move with leon - sign up now live!

Posted: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:14

Versus Arthritis are pleased to announce their free 12-week exercise programme - Let's Move with Leon sign up page is now live. https://www.versusarthritis.org/letsmovewithleon/

Let's Move with Leon features weekly 30-minute movement sessions delivered right to your email inbox complemented by a homework...

Tags: GettingActive, arthritus, workouts

New socially distance walking routes launched by Chilterns Conservation Board

New socially distance walking routes launched by Chilterns Conservation Board

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 13:03

New social-distance friendly walks launched!The Chilterns Conservation Board and Chiltern Society have developed a series of 23 walks across the Chilterns which are social-distance friendly, avoiding crowded 'honey-pot' locations and narrow paths where possible. Between 2 and 6 miles long, the walks...

Tags: Covid19, Gettingactive, Walks

We Are Undefeatable new TV advert

We Are Undefeatable new TV advert

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 21:38

The #WeAreUndefeatable campaign is back on radio and TV with new stories! Aimed to inspire and support people living with health conditions, they've created some new tools to further help people get active in a way that works for them. Find out more: https://weareundefeatable.co.uk/

Tags: Disability, Gettingactive, News

Lockdown Easing Guidelines

Lockdown Easing Guidelines

Posted: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 22:05

When it is safe to do so, clubs will be able to reopen their doors to members and resume activity within their facility.

In preparation for this time, there are some considerations to be made and additional health and safety checks to be completed to make sure that your club is safe and ready to minimise...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Gettingactive, News

Weekly30 Run Challenge

Weekly30 Run Challenge

Posted: Sat, 20 Jun 2020 22:48

Do you need a new reason to get running each week? Are you keen to compete and represent your sport in a new virtual competition? If so, the new Weekly30 Run Challenge is just for you!

England Athletics has launched the Weekly30 Run Challenge – a free weekly virtual running challenge, starting 20-21...

Tags: Gettingactive, Running

#ThisIsPE – Supporting parents to teach PE at home

#ThisIsPE – Supporting parents to teach PE at home

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 11:02

If you're looking for ways to educate and entertain the kids during lockdown, we've got something for you!

Yorkshire Sport Foundation have brought together teachers from across the country to provide activities and games you can replicate at home, using things you can find around the house. They have...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Gettingactive, News

British Blind Sport activity finder - Bedfordshire clubs needed

British Blind Sport activity finder - Bedfordshire clubs needed

Posted: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 12:43

British Blind Sport has opened submissions for clubs to register for their upcoming Activity Finder, making it easier than ever for people with visual impairments to identify local activities offering a welcoming and positive experience. The online Activity Finder will launch in May 2019 with the purpose...

Tags: Blind, Britishblindsport, Gettingactive, Partially Sighted, Rnib, Sport, Visually Impaired