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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Rio Star Shona Backs This Girl Can in Lincolnshire

By Zoe Conville on February 24th, 2017 - comments

Sport England’s national campaign to get more women, more active, more often returns with a bang today. A brand new This Girl Can advert will be broadcast to millions on ITV during Coronation Street and Team GB hockey hero Shona McCallin is backing the campaign in Lincolnshire. Shona said: “It’s all about finding an activity […]

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Nominations Open for Lincolnshire LTA Tennis Awards

By Zoe Conville on November 22nd, 2016 - comments

There’s just under a month to go until nominations for the Lincolnshire Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) Tennis Awards close. The nomination process closes at midnight on Sunday 18th December 2016. Click here for a nomination form and more information about the process. Lincolnshire LTA will host the awards once again next year, which will be […]

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GOGA launch

More people to Get Out Get Active as programme goes live across Louth, Mablethorpe, Sutton-on Sea & Skegness

By Zoe Conville on October 1st, 2016 - comments

Today marks the start of the Get Out Get Active (GOGA) programme following January’s successful funding announcement. Spirit of 2012 is funding the £4.5 million GOGA initiative, which brings together 18 localities in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales and numerous national partners. The unique three-year GOGA programme, which has been developed to get some […]

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The Davis Cup is Coming to Horncastle

By Zoe Conville on August 15th, 2016 - comments

Horncastle & District Tennis Club is very honoured to be hosting The Davis Cup Trophy Tour on behalf of Lincolnshire Tennis. The Davis Cup Trophy has been touring the country since April and there will be just the one visit to Lincolnshire, with Horncastle Tennis Club chosen as the venue. The trophy will be at […]

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Innovative Skating Rink Set for Gainsborough

By Zoe Conville on August 5th, 2016 - comments

Gainsborough is set to welcome a revolutionary skating facility later this year. MDSC will develop and operate SK8Z off Heapham Road in Gainsborough, which will include a skating pad for public skating sessions and lessons, a café, and car park. Skaters visiting the facility will use “off-ice” skates, helping them to ice skate without the […]

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Bristow Hits the Big Screen

By Zoe Conville on June 20th, 2016 - comments

Active Lincolnshires Personality of the Year 2015 and multiple World Trails Champion, Emma Bristow, now has her very own televised documentary. Insight TV has delved into the life and journey of 25-year-old international trials bike rider, Emma Bristow. The show documents Emma’s life, discovering everything from where it all started at five years old, her […]

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Macmillan Duo Take on Step Challenge

By Zoe Conville on June 15th, 2016 - comments

Macmillan duo Fiona Roche and Aaron Hall are all set to take on their next huge challenge. The Macmillan Physical Activity Practitioners are aiming to walk 28,000 steps a day  for two days in a row at this year’s Lincolnshire Show. The Get Active Feel Good pair will take one step for each person affected […]

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Get in the Zone With Lincolnshire Sport

By Zoe Conville on June 2nd, 2016 - comments

The Sports Zone, run by Active Lincolnshire, offers visitors to the Lincolnshire Show the opportunity to take part in a huge variety of sports and activities. The area aims to offer something for everyone and this year Active Lincolnshire are providing some brand new activities. You, your friends and family can come and have a […]

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From London to Paris: Rachel to ride 300 miles for disability sport in Lincolnshire

By Zoe Conville on May 3rd, 2016 - comments

Active Lincolnshire’s very own Community Client Manager, Rachel Belcher, will cycle from London to Paris next month to raise funds for disability sport in Lincolnshire. Rachel is one of 15 employees from England’s County Sports Partnership (CSP) Network that will raise funds to improve the lives of disabled people by helping them to get involved […]

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