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North Yorkshire County School Games Cross Country results announced!

North Yorkshire County School Games Cross Country results announced!

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 21:18

Today we welcomed the North Yorkshire School Games County Cross Country (XC) Finals, hosted once again at Dalby Forest near Pickering.

All the runners qualified through their local Level 2 School Games... Read More »

Final Canicross at Dalby Forest event of 2019

Final Canicross at Dalby Forest event of 2019

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 13:47

Canicross at Dalby Forest returned yesterday for the final event of the 2019 Quad Series. On what was a slightly damp, autumnal morning, runners and their four-legged friends from across the North East... Read More »

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New Statistics reveal more than 14 million adults in England cannot swim

New Statistics reveal more than 14 million adults in England cannot swim

Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:10

One in three adults in England cannot swim according to new statistics released today.

Now Swim England is to highlight the benefits of swimming as a valuable life skill in a nationwide drive to encourage... Read More »

Tags: News, Swimming
Sport England research shows North Yorkshire and York are very active!

Sport England research shows North Yorkshire and York are very active!

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:39

The latest results from Sport England's Active Lives research shows a 'significant decrease' (-2.6%) in those classed as inactive in North Yorkshire, and also shows that York is currently the 3rd most... Read More »

NYS supporting #WorldMentalHealthDay

NYS supporting #WorldMentalHealthDay

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 09:25

World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world, and mobilising efforts in support of mental health.... Read More »

North Yorkshire Sport backs Parents in Sport Week

North Yorkshire Sport backs Parents in Sport Week

Mon, 07 Oct 2019 09:21

  • North Yorkshire Sport has joined calls encouraging parents to sign the NSPCC's Sports Parents Promise to keep their children safe in sport
  • New survey reveals almost a third of UK parents with children in... Read More »
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Start your day with exercise to support World Mental Health Day

Start your day with exercise to support World Mental Health Day

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 10:56

North Yorkshire County Council and North Yorkshire Sport have teamed up with a man who last year ran a complete lap of Yorkshire and are encouraging people to run (or walk) with them next Thursday, October... Read More »

Summer of success for young sailors from Yorkshire Dales SC

Summer of success for young sailors from Yorkshire Dales SC

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 09:40

Yorkshire Dales Sailing Club is celebrating after its youth and junior members smashed a number of national titles over a hugely successful summer season.

Junior sailor Matthew Rayner won the RS Tera Sport... Read More »

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Canicross is back after summer break

Canicross is back after summer break

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 12:06

Canicross returned to Dalby Forest after a summer break, for the 3rd event of 2019. Runners and their furry friends travelled from across the North, to take part in the 5k route through the forest.

Since... Read More »

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GLL Community Foundation & Crowdfunding Workshop

GLL Community Foundation & Crowdfunding Workshop

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 09:03

The GLL Community Foundation supports projects which encourage local people to be active, learn and play together– it could be organising a sporty tournament, improving a community library or creating... Read More »

Tags: Funding, News, York