Free to use secure cycle facility installed at St Marks

By Louise O'reilly on July 7th, 2017 - comments

Shoppers in Lincoln can enjoy new secure bicycle storage facilities at St Marks from tomorrow. As an improved measure for cyclists within the city centre of Lincoln, St Marks have installed free, safe and secure bike racks for the general public to use in the undercover lower deck car park which hold more than 100 […]

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Harvey Victorious in National Junior Para-Swimming Championships

By Zoe Conville on July 3rd, 2017 - comments

Words by Sarah Richardson, Louth Swimming Club Harvey Phillips from Louth, took 2 Gold and 2 Silver medals away from the National Junior Para-Swimming Championships held at Sunderland Aquatic Centre during the competition held on June 24th and 25th. The competition was for Para-Swimmers aged 10-13 years and 14-16 years. Para-swimming uses a classification system […]

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Active Lincolnshire Appoint New CEO

By Louise O'reilly on June 30th, 2017 - comments

Active Lincolnshire has appointed Lisa Harrison as their new Chief Executive today, Friday 30 June. Lisa, who brings more than 25 years of experience in the sport, leisure and health industries, will take up the role on Monday 3 July. Dan Ellmore, Chair of Active Lincolnshire who oversaw the recruitment process, said: “I am delighted […]

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Lincolnshire Girls Can! Women brave stormy weather and exercise in a barn

By Zoe Conville on June 28th, 2017 - comments

A group of Lincolnshire women braved the torrential rain this morning (Weds 28th June) to get together and try out new activities… next to a combine harvester! Fifteen women came together near Ingham to try circuits, netball, and yoga for Sport England’s This Girl Can campaign which aims to get more women and girls active. The […]

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Pupils Get Dance Fever for artsNK’s DanceFit

By Zoe Conville on June 15th, 2017 - comments

artsNK’s dance team is currently working with four primary schools within North Kesteven to deliver a new project encouraging children to increase their physical activity and become healthier. The Dance Fit project uses dance as the medium to explore healthy lifestyles and diet, increasing activity levels and boosting wellbeing. The project addresses the National Obesity […]

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Sainsbury School Games - Lincolnshire Winter Festival.

Date: March 4, 2015

Get Ready for Women’s Sport Week

By Zoe Conville on June 14th, 2017 - comments

Women’s Sport Week is back next week (19th June) to bring everybody involved with playing, delivering, leading or working in sport together once again. The aim of the week is to celebrate, raise awareness and increase the profile of women’s sport across the UK. Get involved on social media by sharing your stories with This […]

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Grantham Tennis Club has won Disability Programme of the Year 2017. 
Photograph from British Tennis courtesy of Grantham Tennis Club.

Grantham Tennis Club Win Prestigious Award

By Zoe Conville on June 9th, 2017 - comments

Grantham Tennis Club has won Disability Programme of the Year Award at the Aegon British Tennis Awards. British Tennis announced the good news earlier this week, as part of Volunteers’ Week. The Aegon British Tennis Awards celebrate the volunteers and communities who dedicate their time to creating endless opportunities for people to play tennis. Grantham Tennis […]

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Join us at the Sports Zone

By Zoe Conville on June 5th, 2017 - comments

Active Lincolnshire’s Sports Zone is packed full of sports and activities for all ages and abilities – and back by popular demand for 2017 are the giant zorb balls and firm favourite sumo suits! The Sports Zone aims to cater for everyone with a huge emphasis on fun activities. This year Lincolnshire Show visitors can […]

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Sports Awards Nominations are Open

By Zoe Conville on May 26th, 2017 - comments

Nominations for the Lincolnshire Sports Awards 2017, sponsored by Riseholme College, a part of Bishop Burton College, are officially open! The nomination process for this year’s award will be open from Monday 22nd May – Friday 21st July 2017. Please see the nomination form below along with a full list of awards and criteria. Alternatively […]

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