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ActivLives Community Games returns to Ipswich for fourth year running to help adults get active

ActivLives Community Games returns to Ipswich for fourth year running to help adults get active

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 15:28

The ActivLives Celebration Community Games is returning to Ipswich on Tuesday 9th October for the fourth year running following the success of its previous years.

The sports event with a difference is being... Read More »

Tags: ActivLives, Community, Community Games

Tennis for teens: fun fitness session introduced in Mid Suffolk to help teenage girls get more active

Tennis for teens: fun fitness session introduced in Mid Suffolk to help teenage girls get more active

Posted: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:14

A new Satellite Club is launching in Mid Suffolk this week to target inactive teenage girls and encourage more girls to take up tennis.

The 'Cardio Tennis' club is a fun and sociable girls-only fitness... Read More »

Tags: Community, Satellite Clubs, Tennis

Young girls in Suffolk set to benefit from the launch of a new satellite netball club in Leiston

Young girls in Suffolk set to benefit from the launch of a new satellite netball club in Leiston

Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 14:10

A new satellite netball club is launching next month in Leiston with the aim of helping Suffolk youngsters to become more active.

The club, aimed specifically at 13-19 year old girls, is one of many satellite... Read More »

Tags: Community, Netball, Satellite Clubs

Another successful Women on Wheels event

Another successful Women on Wheels event

Posted: Tue, 10 Jul 2018 13:49

Around 200 women took part in the 'Women on Wheels' ladies charity cycle ride in Bury St Edmunds on Sunday 8th July in aid of St Nicholas Hospice Care.

Celebrating it's fifth year in Bury, the Women on... Read More »

Tags: Community, cycling

Fit Villages is to expand it's work in rural communities across Suffolk after receiving Big Lottery Funding

Fit Villages is to expand it's work in rural communities across Suffolk after receiving Big Lottery Funding

Posted: Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:05

Suffolk Sport is delighted to announce that its Fit Villages project, aimed at helping rural communities to get active, has been awarded £325,000 from the Big Lotteries Reaching Communities Fund,... Read More »

Tags: Big Lottery Fund, Community, Fit Villages, Reaching Communities

Newmarket becomes the latest town to join the Great Run Local family

Newmarket becomes the latest town to join the Great Run Local family

Posted: Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:48

149 runners set off from the town's iconic Warren Hill on Sunday morning for the first Newmarket Great Run Local event.

Participants chose from either the 2km or the 5km route, both beautifully scenic runs... Read More »

Tags: Community, Running

Saddle up for the 'Bury Goes Biking' spectacular

Saddle up for the 'Bury Goes Biking' spectacular

Posted: Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:02

Preparations are under way for the first ever closed road community cycling event in Bury St Edmunds on Sunday 30 September 2018 between 10am - 2pm.

The free event will offer a unique opportunity for cyclists... Read More »

Tags: Community, cycling

New class opportunities for Instructors

New class opportunities for Instructors

Posted: Wed, 07 Mar 2018 16:18

Fit Villages have a variety of opportunities that have arisen to take over thriving classes across Suffolk. A number of our groups are currently or soon to be without an instructor for various reasons... Read More »

Tags: Coaching, Community, Fit Villages, Instructors, Job Opportunity

Help Inspire Suffolk win national vote to win £200,000!

Help Inspire Suffolk win national vote to win £200,000!

Posted: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 18:04

Inspire Suffolk have been shortlisted in a national competition to win £200,000 with Persimmon Homes. The local education and sports charity are calling on their supporters to get behind them in... Read More »

Tags: Community, Disability Sport, Funding, Inspire Suffolk, Running, School Sport, Women in Sport, cycling, female sport