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Sport England releases latest snapshot of the activity habits of the nation

Sport England releases latest snapshot of the activity habits of the nation

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:43

  • 27.7 million people (61.8% of the adult population) do the 150 minutes of activity each week recommended by the Chief Medical Officer
  • Walking remains the most popular way to get active, and there's been a rise in the number of people doing interval training... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Active Nation, Sport England, physical activity, sport

Dorset School Games Winter Finals 2018

Dorset School Games Winter Finals 2018

Posted: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:57

The Dorset School Games Winter Finals took place on Wednesday 14th March 2018. Over 700 primary and secondary school pupils from across the county arrived at the LeAF Academy in Bournemouth to take part in the Dorset School Games Handball, Beach Volleyball,... Read More »

Tags: Commonwealth Challenges, Dorset School Games, Handball, School Games, School Sport, Team Up Challenge, Volleyball, Winter Finals

Satellite Clubs receives onward funding

Satellite Clubs receives onward funding

Posted: Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:39

Active Dorset has successfully applied to Sport England to continue funding the Satellite Club delivery across the county.

Tags: Funding, Satellite Clubs, School Sport