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Former Thai Boxing World Champion to visit young people in Suffolk

Former Thai Boxing World Champion to visit young people in Suffolk

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 13:26

A Youth Sport Trust Athlete Mentor and former Thai Boxing World Champion is visiting three Satellite Clubs and a primary school in Ipswich today to provide inspiration to young people and share her story... Read More »

Tags: Athlete Mentor, Satellite Clubs, Thai Boxing, Young People, Youth Sport Trust

New research: Challenge non-disabled people’s perceptions to change reality for disabled people

New research: Challenge non-disabled people’s perceptions to change reality for disabled people

Posted: Tue, 21 May 2019 12:19

New research released by Activity Alliance shines a light on non-disabled people's attitudes on inclusive activity with disabled people. Although the results show welcoming signs of improvement, ingrained... Read More »

Tags: Activity Alliance, Disability, Disability Sport, Inclusive, Research

Week long campaign aims to get Suffolk moving

Week long campaign aims to get Suffolk moving

Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 15:03

A week-long campaign aimed at encouraging Suffolk residents to be more active has been launched (Saturday 18th May).

Move Suffolk Week is the brainchild of the Most Active County Partnership – a partnership... Read More »

Tags: Campaign, Move Suffolk, Move Suffolk Week, Suffolk

CPSU Launches the Positive Parents Promise

CPSU Launches the Positive Parents Promise

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 15:50

The NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) has launched the Positive Parents Promise this week, as part of their annual awareness raising campaign- Parents in Sport Week.

The Promise outlines all of... Read More »

Tags: CPSU, Children, Children in sport, NSPCC, Positive Parents Promise, Safeguarding

New multi-sports club set up at St Elizabeth Hospice to help young people with progressive illnesses stay active

New multi-sports club set up at St Elizabeth Hospice to help young people with progressive illnesses stay active

Posted: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:34

A new multi-sports Satellite Club has been set up at St Elizabeth Hospice in Ipswich, which supports young people with progressive and terminal illnesses to stay active, socialise with others and develop... Read More »

Tags: Elatus Sports, Multi Sports, Satellite Clubs, St Elizabeth Hospice

Sudbury Memory Walk launches with a new date

Sudbury Memory Walk launches with a new date

Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:53

Following the success of last year's Sudbury Memory Walk where 168 walkers of all ages stepped out despite the terrible weather, in memory of all those families living with or having lost someone with... Read More »

Tags: Community, walking

Sport England reveals record numbers are physically active in recent Active Lives Survey

Sport England reveals record numbers are physically active in recent Active Lives Survey

Posted: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 14:19

Results from Sport England's latest Active Lives Survey reveals record numbers of people in England are more physically active.

Based on data gathered from November 2017-November 2018, a total of 498,100... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives, Sport England

Places available for Great East Run challenge for inactive Suffolk residents

Places available for Great East Run challenge for inactive Suffolk residents

Posted: Sat, 13 Apr 2019 10:00

40 Suffolk residents who are currently inactive are being given the opportunity to change their lives and sign up for a supported run training programme in Ipswich, with the aim of completing the challenge... Read More »

Tags: Great East Run, Ipswich, Running, Suffolk County Council

Local young athletes revealed as winners of £5,000 Ron Harrod Foundation funding

Local young athletes revealed as winners of £5,000 Ron Harrod Foundation funding

Posted: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:11

Harrod Sport are proud to champion young local talent and created the Ron Harrod Foundation to support promising local athletes, aged under 25, who face challenges funding their sporting career.

This year,... Read More »

Tags: Harrod Sport, Ron Harrod Foundation, Talent, Winners, Young athletes