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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

Good luck to the Suffolk athletes taking part in Team England at the Commonwealth Games

Good luck to the Suffolk athletes taking part in Team England at the Commonwealth Games

Posted: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:19

On behalf of all of us at Suffolk Sport we would like to wish Team England lots of success at the Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast, April 2018.

The Suffolk athlete line up is as follows and we wish them... Read More »

Tags: Commonwealth Games 2018, Suffolk athletes at Commonwealth Games, Team England

Premier League Primary Stars Kit and Equipment Scheme

Premier League Primary Stars Kit and Equipment Scheme

Posted: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 11:06

What is the scheme?
Premier League Primary Stars aims to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills, so we are very pleased that we are again able to offer registered teachers,... Read More »

Tags: Primary School football, Suffolk FA, football

Aldi launches competition to highlight healthy eating education in schools

Aldi launches competition to highlight healthy eating education in schools

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 10:15

'Design a bag' competition follows research from Aldi that revealed children's eating habits

Children in primary schools are more likely to eat healthily compared to secondary school age pupils, according... Read More »

Tags: Aldi TeamGB GetSetCommunity

Suffolk shows positive progress as New Active Lives Survey Figures Released

Suffolk shows positive progress as New Active Lives Survey Figures Released

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:25

Latest figures from Sport England's Active Lives Adult Survey show that in England 27.7 million people – 61.8% of the 16+ population – are active.

That means they meet the Chief Medical Officer's... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey 2018, Suffolk Active Lives

Help Shape Felixstowe Leisure

Help Shape Felixstowe Leisure

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:02

Local people are being invited to take part in a survey to have their say on how they want leisure to look in Felixstowe!

In November 2017, Suffolk Coastal District Council published its Felixstowe Leisure... Read More »

Tags: Future of Felixstowe Leisure Centre, Leisure in Felixstowe

Suffolk Workplace Games event is seeking Sponsors to help raise the profile of workplace health in Suffolk

Suffolk Workplace Games event is seeking Sponsors to help raise the profile of workplace health in Suffolk

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:02

The Suffolk Workplace games event reaches out to businesses across Suffolk to get active and forms part of a wider initiative to inspire businesses and encourage workers to get active in and around the... Read More »

Tags: Suffolk Workplace Games, Workplace Health, Workplace Wellbeing