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MAKE A DATE TO JOIN THE RACE FOR LIFE IN BEDFORDSHIRE

MAKE A DATE TO JOIN THE RACE FOR LIFE IN BEDFORDSHIRE

Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:08

PEOPLE in Bedfordshire are being encouraged to make a date to join Cancer Research UK's Race for Life.

This year, for the first time, Cancer Research UK is inviting everyone in the area – women, men and children - to join the Race for Life. There are events for people of all ages and abilities taking...

Tags: Bedford, Bedfordshire, Fundraising, Luton, Race For Life, exercise, fitness

Coached2Run Beginners Group starting Wednesday 17th April 2019 6:30pm.

Coached2Run Beginners Group starting Wednesday 17th April 2019 6:30pm.

Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 12:13

Are you interested in finding out more about running, jogging, or generally getting fitter?

If you have ever wanted to tackle a Park Run, or run a 10k, then this 25 week Coached2Run beginners programme will get you there!

Come and join Bedford Harriers on Wednesday 17th April at the Athletic Stadium on...

Tags: Bedford, Beginners, Running

Girls Golf Rocks Programme - 2019

Girls Golf Rocks Programme - 2019

Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:19

Bedfordshire is running the Girls Golf Rocks programme which is funded by England Golf & the Golf Foundation to attract beginners (Girls 5-18years) to have fun, learn a new sport, get active and play alongside friends with no pressure at a number of clubs across the county.

Girl's from the county...

Tags: Bedfordshire, GirlsGolfRocks, golf

SALTO Gymnastics Club makes £50,000 investment for new floor and apparatus

SALTO Gymnastics Club makes £50,000 investment for new floor and apparatus

Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 10:33

SALTO Gymnastics Club, Luton, is celebrating 15 years since opening the SALTO Centre in 2004. To mark this anniversary, they are investing over £50,000 in a new sprung performance floor, a new tumble track and other key pieces of apparatus.

This investment has been made possible by securing a £15,000...

Tags: Community Asset Fund Programme, funding, gymnastics, luton, sportengland

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Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 10:00

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Tags: Test

Active Lives Children and Young People Survey

Active Lives Children and Young People Survey

Posted: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 11:50

Sport England has publishing the next stage of their Active Lives Children and Young People Survey. These official statistics provide the richest evidence yet on the factors that positively influence children and young people's activity levels. The study focusses on physical literacy, the five key elements...

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Activeliveschildren, Sport England

TESCO: BAGS OF HELP CENTENARY GRANTS

TESCO: BAGS OF HELP CENTENARY GRANTS

Posted: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 10:38

Groundwork Luton & Bedfordshire is working with Tesco to help mark the supermarkets 100th birthday by offering communities in the UK the chance to bag their share of £100,000.

As part of the supermarket's anniversary celebrations, community organisations from across the East of England are being...

Tags: #centenary, #funding, #groundworks, #tesco

Free Diving taster sessions available at Inspire Luton

Free Diving taster sessions available at Inspire Luton

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:05

FREE Diving taster sessions are available for children aged 5-15 years of age at Inspire Luton Sports Village​. Taster session run Wednesday and Thursday from 4-4.30 and on some Saturdays. Children MUST be ASA Stage 4 swimming or above and able to swim a minimum of 20m in deep water. There are no height...

Tags: Diving, Luton, Swimming

Introducing Active Partnerships

Introducing Active Partnerships

Posted: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:40

The County Sports Partnerships Network has announced the launch of its new brand name Active Partnerships.

Established as a nationwide network nearly 20 years ago, County Sports Partnerships have become a significant part of the sport and physical activity landscape across England. They have successfully...

Tags: Active Partnerships

Health Hacks - helping young people in Luton get active

Health Hacks - helping young people in Luton get active

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 14:36

Active Luton and Total Wellbeing Luton are running a new project called Health Hacks. The project is primarily focused on young people, aged 14-19, who aren't already active. Health Hacks aims to provide young people with opportunities to take part regularly in activity with sessions designed around...

Tags: Activeluton, Gettinactive, Healthhacks, Satelliteclubs, Totalwellbeingluton

Bedfordshire FA #WorkplaceCup returns this year with more venues and teams able to enter!

Bedfordshire FA #WorkplaceCup returns this year with more venues and teams able to enter!

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 12:36

Bedfordshire FA have launched their Work Place Cup event for 2019 which is an 11a-side competition for businesses and companies to take part in monthly fixtures against other organisations. There are four divisions across Bedfordshire for people to choose from in Ampthill, Kempston, Luton and Leighton...

Tags: BedsFA, football, tournament, workplace, workplacecup

Bedfordshire’s County Sport Partnership ‘team BEDS&LUTON’ celebrates success in national assessment scheme

Bedfordshire’s County Sport Partnership ‘team BEDS&LUTON’ celebrates success in national assessment scheme

Posted: Mon, 04 Mar 2019 10:42

We are delighted to have been awarded a 'Very Good' rating in a recent assessment by Quest, the UK quality assurance accreditation scheme for sport and leisure.

County Sports Partnerships (CSP's) such as team BEDS&LUTON help identify the best opportunities to increase sport and physical activity in...

Tags: QUEST, celebrate, csp, news, sport england, success