2018 Lincolnshire Sports Awards nominees revealed

By Llara Munn on September 12th, 2018 - comments

Sportswoman of the Year- Sponsored by Greenwich Leisure Ltd Laura Woodcock // Nicole Wells // Georgina Adam Sportsman of the Year- Sponsored by the University of Lincoln Nick Penn // Ashton Turner // Michael Willrich Young Sportsman of the Year- Sponsored by Chestnut Homes William Ferguson // Archie Qualtrough // Will Herring Young Sportswoman of […]

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National Fitness Day Challenge

By Llara Munn on September 4th, 2018 - comments

National Fitness Day is on Wednesday the 26th of September. On this day leisure providers throughout Lincolnshire are coming together to promote increased physical activity for everybody. National Fitness day is an opportunity for the people of Lincoln to come together, leisure providers to open their doors and for us all to be proactive about our shared message- […]

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Special Olympic 40th Anniversary Games

By Llara Munn on August 31st, 2018 - comments

Special Olympic athletes jingled all the way home from the Special Olympic 40th Anniversary games in Sterling from 9-13th August. Lincolnshire’s two badminton players Danielle and James played fantastic rallies and Danielle achieved two Silver medals for singles and mixed doubles, along with James who also achieved Silver with Danielle and Gold in the badminton singles. […]

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NCS Students make getting active fun!

By Llara Munn on August 28th, 2018 - comments

NCS students across Gainsborough, Grantham, Sleaford and Deeping have spent their summer creating more opportunities to get active for children, the elderly and those suffering from dementia as well as increasing the incentive to take the dog for a walk when the weather gets colder. Students have researched, trialled and tested interactive walks and quizzes […]

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Summer holiday activities in Lincolnshire

By Llara Munn on July 18th, 2018 - comments

If you are unsure what to do to entertain your children during the upcoming Summer Holidays below are a selection of options available: Family friendly GoExplore Lincolnshire Quizzes: We have developed fun and interesting quizzes in Lincolnshire that are great if you are looking for ways to keep the kids entertained this summer holidays! Quiz questions […]

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School Games Summer 2018 held at Grantham Mere's Leisure Centre, Grantham, Lincolnshire.

Picture: Chris Vaughan Photography for Active Lincolnshire
Date: July 8, 2018

School Games Wrap Up 2018

By Llara Munn on July 18th, 2018 - comments

“Teamwork makes the dream work” was the general consensus from this year’s Lincolnshire School Games, with many proud parents and teachers taking to twitter to express their emotions. St Lawrence Primary tweeted: “Another amazing performance from our talented children. They were fabulous in the sports hall athletics today- we are so proud of every single one […]

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Active Lincolnshire's Primary School PE Conference held at Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln.

Being active makes a lasting difference to children’s happiness, health and wellbeing says the Head of Health & Wellbeing from the Youth Sports Trust.

By Louise O'reilly on June 19th, 2018 - comments

Over 100 teachers from across Lincolnshire converged on Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln to attend the PE and School Sports Conference 2018. This year’s focus was on importance of active lives for school children and how the Active School Planner can enable teachers to achieve this. Chris Wright, the head of Health and Wellbeing from […]

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Golf Foundation Awards at Wentworth recognise Lincolnshire

By Louise O'reilly on May 25th, 2018 - comments

The Golf Foundation Presidents’ Awards at Wentworth on Wednesday (23rd of May) celebrated the “fantastic people at the heart of junior golf” – the volunteers and professionals who selflessly give their time to help young people to enjoy the benefits of golf. Thanks to support from the European Tour, the ceremony was held again this […]

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Get Out Get Active Couch 2 5k

By Louise O'reilly on April 27th, 2018 - comments

The April Couch 2 5k has been a great success, with 66 new participants braving the elements and taking part in the programme. Couch 2 5K is a ten week programme for novices and those that want to get back in to running. Participants are guided and motivated to start off slowly and then develop and […]

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Team building with the co-op

By Louise O'reilly on April 27th, 2018 - comments

On Thursday the 19 April Active Lincolnshire delivered a team building session for the co-op food development programme LEAP (Learn, Engage, Apply and Perform). Active Lincolnshire uses wheelchair basketball as a method for work forces to improve team cohesion and development in a fashion that participants find motivating and engaging. As part of the session […]

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