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New climbing group to help visually impaired students to get active.

New climbing group to help visually impaired students to get active.

Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:26

Suffolk Sport has co-ordinated with Suffolk County Council's Inclusion Team, Activities Unlimited and Mid Suffolk Leisure Centre to deliver a new climbing group for visually impaired young people.

This... Read More »

Tags: Everyone Active, Mid Suffolk Leisure Centre, Visually Impaired young persons climbing group

Transitional programme for primary school children proves success

Transitional programme for primary school children proves success

Posted: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:07

Children in year six from Sebert Wood Primary School and Westgate Community Primary School in Bury St Edmunds, have been taking part in a physical activity project to help them with the transition from... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Explore Outdoor, Tesco Bags of Help

WSKA World Champion Jack Somers opens his own Shotokan Karate Club - Senshuken

WSKA World Champion Jack Somers opens his own Shotokan Karate Club - Senshuken

Posted: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:07

Jack Somers, WSKA World and ESKA European Karate Champion is to open his own Shotokan Karate Club in Ipswich.

Jack has been planning this venture for some time and is excited to launch the new Shenshuken... Read More »

Tags: Jack Somers, Karate Club in Ipswich, Shotokan Karate

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

Improving access to parkrun for people with disabilities

Improving access to parkrun for people with disabilities

Posted: Mon, 29 Jan 2018 11:22

Article source: http://www4.shu.ac.uk/mediacentre/improving-access-parkrun-people-disabilities

Researchers at Sheffield Hallam University have been working with global phenomenon, parkrun, to increase participation... Read More »

Tags: Accessible parkrun

How Ping!’s doorstep approach can bring positive change

How Ping!’s doorstep approach can bring positive change

Posted: Sat, 27 Jan 2018 19:18

Article source: https://www.sportandrecreation.org.uk

Table Tennis England's Marketing Officer, Julie Snowdon, explains how a public ping pong project tackles inactivity by bringing the game into places... Read More »

Tags: Community table tennis, Ping, table tennis

The Health & Wellbeing Awards 2018

The Health & Wellbeing Awards 2018

Posted: Fri, 26 Jan 2018 11:14

The Health & Wellbeing Awards will see two brand new categories for 2018. These are for Children & Young People and Health on the High Street.

These new awards have been introduced to ensure that... Read More »

Tags: Health and Wellbeing, Health and Wellbeing Awards, RSPH

Love Talking Sport? Sporting Memories launch 6th February in Ipswich

Love Talking Sport? Sporting Memories launch 6th February in Ipswich

Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:12

You'll receive a warm welcome at our Sporting Memories Group, sharing your memories of both local and major sports events, enjoying great photo's, films, games and conversations with new and old friends.... Read More »

Tags: Sporting Memories

ESP launches final round of funding for youth activities programme

ESP launches final round of funding for youth activities programme

Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:09

The East Suffolk Youth Priority Action Group (ESYPAG)'s award-winning youth holiday activities programme is now welcoming applications for its sixth and final round of funding.

The programme which has been... Read More »

Tags: Funding, School Sport