Tags: 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

Joseph Rowntree in North of England Panathlon Finals

Joseph Rowntree in North of England Panathlon Finals

Posted: Fri, 27 Oct 2017 14:56

Joseph Rowntree School in York represented North Yorkshire in the recent North of England Panathlon finals.

Defending champions Calderdale took the Panathlon North of England Multisport Champion crown again... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Disability, News, York

Yorkshire host towns revealed for 2019 UCI Road World Championships

Yorkshire host towns revealed for 2019 UCI Road World Championships

Posted: Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:00

The towns and cities across Yorkshire being lined up as host locations for the 2019 UCI Road World Championships have been revealed. Harrogate has been named as the main competition town and finish location... Read More »

Tags: Cycling, News, Northallerton, Ripon, Sport England, York

Primary School Games success at the University of York

Primary School Games success at the University of York

Posted: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:50

Today the University of York played host to the second largest North Yorkshire School Games multi-sport event in the school calendar.

The event saw young athletes compete in Cricket, Special Cricket, Quad... Read More »

Tags: News, School Games, School Sport, York