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North Yorkshire School Games Badminton Winners Crowned

North Yorkshire School Games Badminton Winners Crowned

Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 15:07

School badminton teams from across North Yorkshire battled for a place in the County finals of the School Games today, with teams from across North Yorkshire taking the winning titles.

Taking place at York... Read More »

Tags: Badminton, News, School Games, School Sport

Local Children Benefit from North Yorkshire Sport Wellbeing Programme  this Children’s Mental Health Week

Local Children Benefit from North Yorkshire Sport Wellbeing Programme this Children’s Mental Health Week

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2020 10:44

Local young people aged 13-16 have shown increased resilience and improved social and emotional wellbeing after taking part in the Achieve programme delivered by North Yorkshire Sport. The news comes as... Read More »

Tags: Achieve, Children's Mental Health Week, News, Scarborough, Schools, Selby, Whitby, York

Banish the winter blues with RED January

Banish the winter blues with RED January

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 11:14

Residents are being urged to banish the winter blues by getting active every day for RED (Run Every Day) January.

North Yorkshire Sport and the County Council are encouraging everyone to take up a daily... Read More »

Tags: News, RED January

York Councillors sign pledge to tackle obesity

York Councillors sign pledge to tackle obesity

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 09:00

City of York Councillors have signed a declaration to tackle obesity and implement new measures to help more people, young and old, live with a healthy weight.

At a decision session earlier this week, Cllr... Read More »

Tags: Activity, Healthy, Obesity, Physical, Sport, Weight, York

Harrogate's 'Fiit Like a Girl' Scoops Two Mumbler Awards

Harrogate's 'Fiit Like a Girl' Scoops Two Mumbler Awards

Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 08:53

Huge congratulations to Vicky Little at Fiit Like a Girl for scooping two accolades at the recent Mumbler Awards in Harrogate.

Vicky was the Harrogate Mumbler 2019 award winner in the categories; Business... Read More »

Tags: Fiit Like a Girl, Mumbler, awards

Get ready this January to get active every day, your way

Get ready this January to get active every day, your way

Posted: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 13:39

North Yorkshire Sport are teaming up with NYCC to be a part of RED January - to help you kick start your 2020 in a positive way.

The idea is to get active every day during January and to beat the blues... Read More »

Tags: News, RED January

Children’s activity levels on the rise

Children’s activity levels on the rise

Posted: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 10:07

Nationally almost half of children in England now take part in an average of 60 minutes of physical activity a day – up 3.6% from last year.

  • The rise is driven by more children getting active outside... Read More »

Tags: News, Sport England

School Games 2020 Medal Winner Announced

School Games 2020 Medal Winner Announced

Posted: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 10:59

North Yorkshire Sport and School Games Organisers have kick started the 2020 North Yorkshire School Games by announcing the winner of this year's medal design competition.

This year sees the 20th Anniversary... Read More »

Tags: Awards, News, School Games, School Sport

Royal Date for North Yorkshire Sailors

Royal Date for North Yorkshire Sailors

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 09:33

Two sailors from North Yorkshire have been presented with special awards in recognition of their dedication to the sport by HRH The Princess Royal, President of the Royal Yachting Association. Erica Caswell,... Read More »

Tags: Awards, News, Sailing, Volunteering

North Yorkshire Sport awarded  the Ann Craft Trust Safeguarding Adults in Sport Framework

North Yorkshire Sport awarded the Ann Craft Trust Safeguarding Adults in Sport Framework

Posted: Fri, 29 Nov 2019 13:03

North Yorkshire Sport has recently been awarded the Safeguarding Adults in Sport Framework, as one of the first 4 organisations nationally and the first 2 Active Partnerships in England, this means that... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Clubs, Coaching, News, Safeguarding, Volunteering