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Nominations now open for the Batonbearers at the Queen Baton Relay!

Nominations now open for the Batonbearers at the Queen Baton Relay!

Posted: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 17:18

Do you know somebody who is ready to step forward, make a change, and take it on?

On 28th July 2022, the Commonwealth Games will kick off in Birmingham where there is jam packed schedule of sporting events... Read More »

Tags: Batonbearer, commonwealth games, sport, summer 2022

Moving for Mental Health: Report calls for cross-government strategy to use physical activity and sport to help tackle the mental health and wellbeing emergency.

Moving for Mental Health: Report calls for cross-government strategy to use physical activity and sport to help tackle the mental health and wellbeing emergency.

Posted: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 14:16

A joint report from the Sport for Development Coalition and Mind has recommended initiating a new cross-Government strategy to strengthen the use of physical activity and sport to support mental health... Read More »

Tags: Mental Health, Mind, Report, Sport for Development Coalition

Latest workforce insight data released by CIMSPA

Latest workforce insight data released by CIMSPA

Posted: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 10:15

The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity have recently released new figures which demonstrates the impact the covid-19 pandemic has had on the sport and leisure sector... Read More »

Tags: Active Partnerships, CIMSPA, Insight, Sector Skills Strategy, Workforce, Workforce Development

Start the new year with some movement

Start the new year with some movement

Posted: Mon, 27 Dec 2021 08:00

We understand that setting New Year resolutions can sometimes feel overwhelming or add unnecessary pressure. However if you've been thinking about participating in more physical activity in 2022, we have... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Active New year, Active Suffolk, Challenges, January, Move More, New year

School children in Grundisburgh enjoy a day of BMXing with RideSmart

School children in Grundisburgh enjoy a day of BMXing with RideSmart

Posted: Tue, 21 Dec 2021 08:00

Grundisburgh Primary School were one of three lucky schools across the county to win a days cycle coaching with former BMX national champion, John Stockwell, following their participation in the Women's... Read More »

Tags: Active Schools, Active Suffolk, Active Travel, Activity, BMX, Cycling, RideSmart

Two local organisations join forces to increase participation in physical activity and improve mental health in Suffolk.

Two local organisations join forces to increase participation in physical activity and improve mental health in Suffolk.

Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 14:47

Active Suffolk and Suffolk Mind have formalised their partnership in a joint effort to improve mental health through physical activity in Suffolk over the next year.

The latest figures released in a report... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Collaboration, Mental Health, Mental Wellbeing, Partnership, Suffolk Mind, Working together

Suffolk Children quick out of the blocks on the road to being more active.

Suffolk Children quick out of the blocks on the road to being more active.

Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 13:33

Activity levels for Children and Young People in Suffolk are on the rise again after a turbulent year which at the height of the pandemic earlier this year saw activity fall significantly.

The latest Active... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active, Active Lives, Active School, CYP, Children and young people, Suffolk schools

Suffolk's Sport & Physical Activity Workforce benefit from CIMSPA funded fitness courses

Suffolk's Sport & Physical Activity Workforce benefit from CIMSPA funded fitness courses

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 12:37

Active Suffolk have recently completed a CIMSPA funded project with one of the UK's leading personal trainer course providers, Study Active. The project, funded via the CIMSPA Retrain project, aims to... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Retrain, Retrain to Retain, Sentinel Leisure Trust, Study Active

Active Suffolk celebrate our local physical activity advocates!

Active Suffolk celebrate our local physical activity advocates!

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 09:00

The Active Suffolk Awards have recognised and celebrated nine individuals, clubs and organisations from across the county, who have supported local people to be active or move more during the last year.... Read More »

Tags: ASASuffolk21, Active Suffolk, Active Suffolk Awards