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  • WORK FOR US

    WORK FOR US

    We're looking for a Project Officer (Health and Wellbeing) to help make a positive difference to the health and wellbeing of Suffolk residents by increasing their levels of physical activity.

    Application deadline: Sunday 30th June

  • Help your child stay safe in sport

    Help your child stay safe in sport

    The Positive Parents Promise is your chance as a parent to make sure you're keeping your child safe and happy in sport.

    Find out more and make your promise now.

  • Fit Villages: activity on your doorstep

    Fit Villages: activity on your doorstep

    Our Fit Villages project brings people together by setting up activity sessions in rural communities.

    If you would like to see an exciting new activity come to your village, please get in touch - we would love to hear from you!

  • Developing a Workforce Fit for the Future

    Developing a Workforce Fit for the Future

    A strategic plan for the development of Suffolk's Physical Activity Workforce (2019 - 2024)

    Find out more about the Suffolk Workforce Strategy

  • Find sports and activities near you

    Find sports and activities near you

    Want to get involved in activities happening nearby or looking to start something new? Search for sports and activities using our Activity Finder

Welcome to Active Suffolk

We are the Active Partnership for Suffolk, one of 43 Active Partnerships across England.

Our aim is to develop the provision of sport and physical activity in Suffolk by working in conjunction with a wide range of partners, including local authorities, national governing bodies (NGB's), the education sector, the health sector, charitable/voluntary organisations and third sector organisations.

In this area of the website, you will find out about our vision and aims, our core values, our staff, our board and how to contact us if you have any questions about anything sport and physical activity.

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Latest News & Events

Stay up to date with what's happening in and around Suffolk with the latest news and upcoming events from Active Suffolk.

Swimmers of all abilities take on 2019 John West Great East Swim

Swimmers of all abilities take on 2019 John West Great East Swim

Hundreds of swimmers of all ages and abilities took on a variety of challenges in the John West Great East Swim set in the picturesque surroundings of Alton Water.

This weekend's event was the 11th of its... Read More »

Mon, 24 Jun 2019

Dementia Friendly Community Group in Hadleigh wins national award

Dementia Friendly Community Group in Hadleigh wins national award

Abbeycroft Leisure's 'Together Tuesday' scooped the prestigious 'Healthy Communities Award' at the recent UK Active Sports Awards in Manchester.Together Tuesday, is a weekly social and physical activity... Read More »

Thu, 20 Jun 2019

Active Lives 'Awards for All'

ActivLives is celebrating receiving 'Awards For All' funding from the National
Lottery to support their Everyday Activ - Ipswich – Keep on Moving Project in
North West Ipswich.

Local charity ActivLives... Read More »


Mon, 17 Jun 2019

Upcoming Events

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 - Sat, 06 Jul 2019 (09:00 - 15:45)

UK Coaching Conference

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 - Sat, 13 Jul 2019

World Gymnaestrada 2019

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - Sun, 21 Jul 2019

Netball World Cup

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 (11:00 - 15:00)

Ipswich SportStart

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - Sun, 11 Aug 2019

European Modern Pentathlon Championships

Sat, 10 Aug 2019

Crafted Classique 2019

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 (12:00 - 15:30)

Sports Festival 2019

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - Sat, 02 Nov 2019

Rugby World Cup 2019

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See what we have to say across social media and follow us on @Active_Suffolk for regular updates.

  • Sport England
    West Suffolk
    Suffolk Chamber of Commerce
    Ufford Park Woodbridge
    Ipswich Borough Council
    Abbeycroft Leisure
  • Mid Suffolk District
    Anything Print
    CIMSPA Employer Partner
    CIMSPA Education Partner
    Making Suffolk England's Most Active County
    Active Partnerships
  • Quest - UK Quality Scheme for Sport & Leisure
    East Suffolk Council
    Places Leisure
    Suffolk County Council
    Harrod Sport
    Barbergh District Council - South Suffolk