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Ripon Sailors Beat Lockdown Blues on the  Crest of a Virtual Wave!

Ripon Sailors Beat Lockdown Blues on the Crest of a Virtual Wave!

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 09:50

Ripon Sailing Club in North Yorkshire is maintaining its thriving community spirit during the Coronavirus pandemic with a packed virtual schedule which has moved a whole variety of its regular activities... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Ripon, Sailing, Virtual Sailing

Strong and Steady Falls Prevention Programme - During Coronavirus

Strong and Steady Falls Prevention Programme - During Coronavirus

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 14:34

On the 16th March 2020, Inspiring healthy lifestyles' (IHL) took the decision to postpone all face to face contact with clients on the Strong and Steady programme.

The falls prevention scheme, targeted... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Strong and Steady

Support packs being distributed to help improve physical and mental health

Support packs being distributed to help improve physical and mental health

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 15:03

Activity support packs designed to help people improve their physical and mental health, are to be distributed to those most in need in North Yorkshire.

North Yorkshire Sport has teamed up with North Yorkshire... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, NYCC, Sport England

Government updated guidance on returning to sport & physical activity

Government updated guidance on returning to sport & physical activity

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 11:24

The Government have now released details of the updated guidance on the rules around returning to sport and physical activity during the COVID-19 Lockdown.

From Wednesday 13 May 2020, you can now exercise... Read More »

Tags: News

Medal Winner Picks Up Prize!

Medal Winner Picks Up Prize!

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 16:12

Congratulations to Lottie Brown from St. Oswald's C of E Primary (York) age 6, who received her winning medals and School Games t-shirt and Kindle this week.

Given the current situation we find ourselves... Read More »

Tags: News, School Games, medals

Inactivity levels a record low before coronavirus pandemic

Inactivity levels a record low before coronavirus pandemic

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 09:28

The latest Active Lives Adult Survey from Sport England shows greater numbers of women, older people and those with a disability or long-term health condition were getting active.

Published today but conducted... Read More »

Tags: Craven, Disability, Hambleton, Harrogate, Insight, News, North Yorkshire, Richmondshire, Ryedale, Scarborough, Selby, Sport England, York

Why Yorkshire and Humber Learning Community?

Why Yorkshire and Humber Learning Community?

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 09:36

As my role in the workforce team since 2018 has developed and North Yorkshire Sport has received amazing responses to our 'context survey'; an annual survey to assess the health of sports clubs, organisations... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, Coaching, Learning, News, Volunteering

Spending time at home can be fun & active with physical activity

Spending time at home can be fun & active with physical activity

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 08:00

A blog from David Gent, CEO, Active Humber and David Watson, CEO, North Yorkshire Sport

To all of our colleagues across North Yorkshire and the Humber, we all hope you and your families are safe and well.... Read More »

Tags: Sport England, Stay Active At Home

Sport England Launch Coronavirus support

Sport England Launch Coronavirus support

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 14:15

Sport England are making up to £195 million of funding available to help the sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis.

Sport England chief executive Tim... Read More »

Tags: News, Sport England, coronavirus, funding, sport england

North Yorkshire Sport supporting 'Join the Movement' from Sport England

North Yorkshire Sport supporting 'Join the Movement' from Sport England

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 09:12

North Yorkshire Sport are backing Sport England's Join the Movement campaign!

Join the Movement is our brand-new campaign, funded by The National Lottery, giving you the advice and tools you need to help... Read More »

Tags: News, Sport England