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Primetime Activities - Hambleton

Primetime Activities - Hambleton

Posted: Tue, 10 May 2022 16:44

What are Primetime activities?

Primetime is an inclusive sport initiative for people of any age or ability offering low intensity social sport opportunities.
Activities include Boccia, a game similar to... Read More »

Tags: Inclusive, Primetime

Live Longer Better Thought Leadership National Event

Live Longer Better Thought Leadership National Event

Posted: Tue, 10 May 2022 16:22

Registration is Open!

Wednesday 8th June, 10.00 – 11.30

Live Longer Better Thought Leadership National Event

The Health and Care Bill starts a Revolution which will make Live Longer Better easier to... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Live Longer Better

Latest physical activity trends starting to recover

Latest physical activity trends starting to recover

Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 09:20

Activity levels are starting to recover following large drops caused by coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic restrictions, the latest Active Lives Adult Survey report from Sport England shows. Covering the... Read More »

Tags: Sport England

Sport for Development Coalition launch #OpenGoal Campaign!

Sport for Development Coalition launch #OpenGoal Campaign!

Posted: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 12:00

Today is International Day of Sport for Development and Peace and to mark it The Sport for Development Coalition are launching their new #OpenGoal Campaign!

Open Goal showcases how sport and physical activity... Read More »

Tags: Opengoal

Active Partnerships: our collective response to the war in Ukraine

Active Partnerships: our collective response to the war in Ukraine

Posted: Thu, 17 Mar 2022 09:57

Last week, Active Partnerships from across the country came together to discuss how we can play our part in responding to the horrific crisis unfolding in Ukraine.

We fully recognise that the atrocities... Read More »

Tags: Active Partnerships

Partnership with Sport England

Partnership with Sport England

Posted: Fri, 11 Mar 2022 15:17

North Yorkshire Sport is among the first group of over 40 organisations working in partnership with Sport England to receive funding from its new funding model. North YorkshireSport has a foundational... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Sport England

Live Longer Better Thought Leadership National Event

Live Longer Better Thought Leadership National Event

Posted: Fri, 11 Mar 2022 11:47

Wednesday 23rd March 2022, 10.00 – 11.30

Live Longer Better Thought Leadership National Event

The number of older people is increasing, both in absolute terms and relative to the numbers of young people.... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Live Longer Better

HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE SET FOR MENTAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH BOOST THANKS TO FUNDING FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE SET FOR MENTAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH BOOST THANKS TO FUNDING FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

Posted: Wed, 23 Feb 2022 14:20

Twenty community projects offering nature and outdoor-based activities to support positive mental and physical wellbeing are benefiting from almost £150,000 of funding to continue their work and... Read More »

Tags: Active York, outdoor, social prescribing

LOVE YOUR BONES AND PROTECT YOUR FUTURE

LOVE YOUR BONES AND PROTECT YOUR FUTURE

Posted: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 14:18

Bio Strong is an advanced exercise therapy to improve a number of medical conditions and health concerns most notably:

- osteoporosis

- sarcopenia (loss of muscle mass and strength)

- type 2 diabetes

20 minutes... Read More »

Tags: Older People

Harrogate Grammar School Student Selected for England Boys Hockey Squad

Posted: Fri, 04 Feb 2022 09:30

Harrogate Grammar School student, Harry Montague, has been selected to represent his country and play hockey for the England Under 16 Boys squad.

Harry, 14, plays at Harrogate Hockey Club, making his debut... Read More »

Tags: Hockey