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We Are Undefeatable: a major new campaign to support people with long-term health conditions to be active

We Are Undefeatable: a major new campaign to support people with long-term health conditions to be active

Posted: Mon, 02 Sep 2019 08:00

  • Over one in four (15m) people in England live with a long-term health condition, such as diabetes, cancer, and Parkinson's, this figure is set to rise to 18 million by 2025.
  • New research shows that over two thirds (69%) of people with long-term health... Read More »

Tags: Active Lifestyle, Active Nation, Behaviour Change, Long Term Health Condition, We Are Undefeatable

The Great Big Family Health Walk in Gillingham

The Great Big Family Health Walk in Gillingham

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 10:26

Families are invited to join The Great Big Family Health Walk in Gillingham at 2pm on Thursday 30thMay. No need to book, just turn up for this free event led by trained local volunteer Walk Leaders.

Tags: Active Dorset, Active Nation, Dorset, Gillingham, The Great Big Family Health Walk, Walk Leaders

Schools wanted for exciting new teacher training project

Schools wanted for exciting new teacher training project

Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:55

Would your school like to take part in a pilot project that will improve the quality of PE and sport you offer?

Tags: Active Nation, PE< Physical Activity, School Sport, Sport England, Teacher Training

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 Leadership Academy 2018 Video

Dorset Leadership Academy 2018 Video

Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:38

Watch the video of the Dorset Leadership Academy 2018!

Tags: Active Nation, Coaching, Dorset Leadership Academy, Leadership, School Sport

The Daily Mile Teach Meet - Coming Soon!

The Daily Mile Teach Meet - Coming Soon!

Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:33

Join us on Thursday 19th April at Damers First School in Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3DF from 4 - 5.15pm, to hear more about The Daily Mile movement in Dorset.

Tags: Active Nation, Daily Mile, School Sport, Teach Meet

The Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People

The Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People

Posted: Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:32

The Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People was launched by Sport England in September 2017, to gather data on how children engage with sport and physical activity.

Tags: Active Lives Survey: Children & Young People, Active Nation, School Sport