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Margaret Taylor

Margaret Taylor

Posted: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:16

What is your coaching background?

I began coaching following years of playing and enjoying myself. I began to represent Yorkshire, which made me think about coaching. I coach at schools in the area and... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Coaching, Volunteering

Mandy Johnson

Mandy Johnson

Posted: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:12

What is your coaching background?

I was attracted to coaching through a friend and coach Nicky Proctor. I could relate to her thoughts that exercise in any form can promote not only a healthy body but a... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Coaching, Volunteering

Jill Eccleston

Jill Eccleston

Posted: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:18

What is your coaching background?

I helped set up my local juniors running club where I coached my own kids. 5 years later I am a full time running/cycling and FUNdamentals of movement coach and a Bikeability... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Coaching, Volunteering

Think with your Feet - Mental Health Football Programme

Think with your Feet - Mental Health Football Programme

Posted: Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:01

Harrogate Town FC are launching their new, inclusive Think with your Feet football session on:

Thursday 29/6/17

4.00pm - 5.00pm

CNG Stadium

Harrogate

North Yorkshire

HG2 7SA

Everybody is welcome so if you feel... Read More »

Tags: Football, Harrogate, Think with your Feet

Fitmums to Launch in Harrogate

Fitmums to Launch in Harrogate

Posted: Tue, 06 Jun 2017 18:00

VOLUNTEER CLUB CO-ORDINATOR NEEDED

The aim of a Fitmums & Friends running group is to offer a complete range of distances at EVERY session. Therefore a 1,2,3,4,5 and 6 mile run is offered to enable... Read More »

Tags: Harrogate, clubs, females, news, running, volunteering

Scarborough Sports Village Family Fun Day

Scarborough Sports Village Family Fun Day

Posted: Tue, 06 Jun 2017 13:39

The long-awaited Sports Village has replaced the ageing Scarborough Sports Centre and Scarborough Pool with state-of-the-art facilities under one roof.

The building's improved design and extended swimming... Read More »

Tags: News, Scarborough

House Builder Launches £600,000 Sporting Fund To Create Lasting Legacy

House Builder Launches £600,000 Sporting Fund To Create Lasting Legacy

Posted: Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:00

The UK's leading housebuilder, Persimmon Homes, has today launched a Healthy Communities programme aimed at giving away over £600,000 in cash to sports groups and sporty individuals.

Persimmon Healthy... Read More »

Tags: News

£1 million in funding for North Yorkshire’s older veterans

Posted: Wed, 10 May 2017 18:00

NORTH YORKSHIRE is set to receive £1 million in funding for older veterans over the age of 65.

The funding is by the Chancellor using LIBOR funds and has been awarded to a portfolio of organisations... Read More »

Tags: Funding, News, Primetime

Join in with The Big Adventure this National Go Canoeing Week

Join in with The Big Adventure this National Go Canoeing Week

Posted: Wed, 10 May 2017 12:28

National Go Canoeing Week runs from 27th May to the 4th June and is a fantastic way to have fun on the water whilst raising money for a great cause!

Whether you have never picked up a paddle before or you're... Read More »

Tags: News

York named British Rowing World Class Start centre

York named British Rowing World Class Start centre

Posted: Fri, 05 May 2017 09:29

The University of York has been recognised as one of 10 British Rowing centres in the UK for the development of its World Class Start Olympic pathway programme.

World Class Start is a high performance training... Read More »

Tags: News, Rowing, University of York, York, York Sport