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Getting Your Kids into Sport

By Zoe Conville on April 20th, 2017 - comments

Trade Partners International Limited has created a Parent’s Guide to getting kids into sport. The guide includes top tips on how to get how to keep children motivated, what organisations can help when starting a new sport or activity, and how vital volunteers are to grass roots sports. Features in the guide include messages from […]

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Sport and Recreation Alliance Awards Close This Month

By Zoe Conville on April 6th, 2017 - comments

Nominations for the Sport and Recreation Alliance’s annual awards close at midnight on 30th April 2017. This year, awards and prize money will be presented for the categories of: Professional Community Programme of the Year Award – sponsored by The Professional Footballers’ Association. Added Social Value Award – sponsored by Substance. Volunteering Award – sponsored […]

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Cancer Patients Walk Lincoln 10k for Macmillan

By Zoe Conville on April 6th, 2017 - comments

Eighteen people from Macmillan’s Get Active Feel Good Lincolnshire programme walked the Lincoln 10k on Sunday 2nd April. The Get Active Feel Good Lincolnshire project is currently in its third year and helps anyone who is going through or has gone through cancer who would like to get more active. Finishing times of the team […]

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Supporters and partners with pledge boards at the Active Lincolnshire launch

Lincolnshire Sport Gets Active

By Zoe Conville on March 31st, 2017 - comments

At an event today (Friday 31st March) at Lincoln Castle we changed our name and launched our new vision for the county. As of April 1st 2017 Lincolnshire Sport will be known as Active Lincolnshire. Janet Inman, CEO at Active Lincolnshire, said: “With the new strategy ‘Towards and Active Nation ‘ from Sport England, the […]

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Active Lincolnshire search for CEO

By Louise O'reilly on March 29th, 2017 - comments

Active Lincolnshire is looking to appoint a new Chief Executive in  June, following the departure of Janet Inman who has been at the helm for seven successful years. The new CEO will join at a pivotal time in the organisation as it launches a new strategy and target to get more inactive people in Lincolnshire […]

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Lincolnshire Sport's Lincolnshire PE and School Sport Conference 2017 held at Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln.

Picture: Chris Vaughan Photography for Lincolnshire Sport
Date: March 24, 2017

Active Classrooms Can Reduce Sedentary Behaviour says Youth Sport Trust’s CEO

By Zoe Conville on March 27th, 2017 - comments

More than 100 teachers from across the county attended Lincolnshire’s annual PE & School Sport Conference today [Friday 24 March] at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln. The event was organised by Active Lincolnshire in conjunction with the One Network (including Youth Sport Trust, Inspire+ and the School Sport Partnerships of Lincolnshire).         […]

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Join Team Macmillan Walking the Lincoln 10k

By Zoe Conville on March 21st, 2017 - comments

Macmillan Get Active Feel Good Lincolnshire is challenging you to join them to walk the Lincoln 10k this April. Macmillan Physical Activity Practitioners Fiona Roche and Aaron Hall are gathering a team from the project together to take on the Lincoln 10k on Sunday 2nd April. Anne Algar was part of the Macmillan team that […]

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Lincolnshire Sport Awards 2016:

Get Active, Been Active sponsored by Lincolnshire Echo.  Winner: Clare Warren.  Highly commended: Lincoln Park Run.  Runners-up: Anne Algar and David Randall.

The 2016 Lincolnshire Sport Awards, organised by Lincolnshire Sport, and held at the Showground, Lincoln.

Picture: Chris Vaughan Photography for Lincolnshire Sport
Date: November 3, 2016

This Girl Can – Clare’s Story

By Zoe Conville on March 21st, 2017 - comments

This Girl Can celebrates women being active whatever their size, ability, or previous experience. Clare Warren, who lives in Lincoln, tells us about how becoming active had a huge impact on her life. Read her story below… So my name is Clare Warren and I’m sharing my story about becoming more active impacted my life. I hope […]

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Third place winners - Team Active Lincolnshire

Charity Badminton Tournament Raises Funds for LIVES

By Zoe Conville on March 20th, 2017 - comments

Sleaford Badminton Club has won the first Nicholsons Charity Badminton Tournament in aid of raising funds for LIVES, an emergency response team serving Lincolnshire. Held at One NK, the tournament received participations from banks, local businesses, charities and recreational clubs alike. Krys Mitchell from LIVES was presented with a cheque during the break before the […]

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Sad News

By Zoe Conville on March 17th, 2017 - comments

Everyone at Active Lincolnshire is sad to have learned of the death of Ian Newell. Ian, who volunteered at Grantham Athletic Club, tragically passed away after a car accident on the A1 last week. Grantham Athletic Club has released this statement. Our sympathies and condolences go to Ian’s family and friends at this time. The world of […]

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