Tags: York

How to Build More Activity into Life at Home

How to Build More Activity into Life at Home

Posted: Tue, 06 Jul 2021 16:08

If you've not been able to exercise during lockdown, now is a great time to get more active around your home.

Health experts recommend you build more activity into your day and while you're getting about... Read More »

Tags: Stay Active at Home, York, York City Council

Free Health and Wellbeing Support

Posted: Wed, 16 Jun 2021 10:00

As national restrictions gradually lift, it's never been more important to focus on health and wellbeing. To help make this more convenient, City of York Council is launching a new support service for... Read More »

Tags: York

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

Get Ready To Enter Race For Life York With Mum

Get Ready To Enter Race For Life York With Mum

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 09:16

This Mother's Day (March 22), York's mums and grandmas are invited to join the fight against cancer by entering Cancer Research UK's Race for Life.

Taking part in the Race for Life is a hugely moving experience... Read More »

Tags: News, Race for Life, York

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

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

GLL Community Foundation & Crowdfunding Workshop

GLL Community Foundation & Crowdfunding Workshop

Posted: 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

York St John Swim team need your help

York St John Swim team need your help

Posted: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 09:48

York St John University Swimming club are launching a charity event for Aspire and they need your help!

Club captain Joanne Williamson explains:

Aspire is a charity that helps people who have been paralysed... Read More »

Tags: Fundraising, News, Swimming, York

School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

Posted: Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:02

An Inclusive Swimming event took place at York Sport Village today. The School Games event for primary school children in key stage 2 saw pupils from all North Yorkshire districts hit the pool for several... Read More »

Tags: Competition, Disability, Harrogate, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, Swimming, York

Action Packed Day of School Games Events

Action Packed Day of School Games Events

Posted: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:16

An action-packed day of sport took place at University of York today, with three exciting North Yorkshire School Games events bringing together hundreds of primary and secondary school children. The day... Read More »

Tags: Competition, Harrogate, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, York