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New fitness classes exclusively for women coming to Suffolk

New fitness classes exclusively for women coming to Suffolk

Posted: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:11

Suffolk is set to be one of the first counties in the UK to offer This Girl Can Classes, after several instructors across the county qualified earlier this month.

This Girl Can Classes, operated by EMD... Read More »

Tags: Active, Suffolk, This Girl Can, This Girl Can Classes, This Girl Can Suffolk

This Girl Can and parkrun team up to welcome even more women and girls to parkrun this International Women’s Day

This Girl Can and parkrun team up to welcome even more women and girls to parkrun this International Women’s Day

Posted: Mon, 21 Feb 2022 10:24

  • In a celebration of being active in whatever way suits you, parkrun and This Girl Can come together to host a second International Women's Day parkrun
  • Research shows the gender activity gap persists. Women... Read More »

Tags: Females, International Women's Day, Suffolk, This Girl Can, Women, parkrun

Team work makes the dream work for three local women

Team work makes the dream work for three local women

Posted: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 16:57

Partners including East Suffolk Council, the Most Active County Partnership and Visit Felixstowe teamed up to offer a number of exciting opportunities for local people, and visitors to be active and celebrate... Read More »

Tags: Felixstowe, Felixstowe Triathlon, This Girl Can, This Girl Can Suffolk, We Are Undefeatable, Women in Sport

Local This Girl Can Ambassador selected for the England Boxing Female Coach Development Programme

Local This Girl Can Ambassador selected for the England Boxing Female Coach Development Programme

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 11:21

Earlier this year, England Boxing launched a brand new Female Coach Development Programme and amongst the ten female coaches selected to be involved from across the country, was local This Girl Can Ambassador... Read More »

Tags: Boxing, England Boxing, Female Boxing, This Girl Can

England Squash gives Squash Girls Can a makeover

England Squash gives Squash Girls Can a makeover

Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 13:39

England Squash has given their female-only programme, Squash Girls Can a new look ahead of Women's Squash Week (19-26th September) to inspire more women to get on court.

As part of a drive to increase gender... Read More »

Tags: Active, England Squash, Squash, This Girl Can

Nichola Whymark tells of her tremendous journey to mark World Cancer Day

Nichola Whymark tells of her tremendous journey to mark World Cancer Day

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 08:47

Today is #WorldCancerDay, a day which unites people, communities, and entire countries to raise awareness and take action.

Thanks to research, 2 in 4 people in the UK now survive their cancer for 10 years... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Cancer Survivor, Cycling, Running, This Girl Can, Walking, World Cancer Day

Active Suffolk support 300 local women to participate in online physical activity

Active Suffolk support 300 local women to participate in online physical activity

Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 12:26

Active Suffolk reacted quickly to news of a rapid decline in female participation in sport and physical activity due to the pandemic, by launching an online event which saw 302 local women participating... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, Activity, Females, Suffolk, This Girl Can, Women and Girls

Free online event for women needing physical activity support in the New Year

Free online event for women needing physical activity support in the New Year

Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 12:08

Active Suffolk has joined forces with instructors, partners and local This Girl Can ambassadors to deliver a week of free online activity for women from 18th – 22nd January 2021.

It is after reports... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Active Mums, Active Partnerships, Active Suffolk, Activity, Female, Girls, This Girl Can, Women, Women In Sport

Suffolk Mind and Active Suffolk join forces to encourage more women into physical activity

Suffolk Mind and Active Suffolk join forces to encourage more women into physical activity

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 08:00

Mental health charity Suffolk Mind and Active Suffolk have teamed up to help support more local women and girls to participate in physical activity over the winter months. It's after figures show that... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Activity, This Girl Can, This Girl Can Ambassadors, females, women in sport