Sport Makers Boston College

More Boston College students sign up to Sport Makers

By NickiBlake on April 27th, 2012 - comments

14 more students from Boston College have made a pledge to get people playing sport. The students attended a Sport Makers workshop held last week at the College, hoping to inspire them to give something back to the community and volunteer at local sports sessions and events. Coordinated by Active Lincolnshires Partnership, Sport Makers aims […]

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Directors wanted for Lincolnshire Sports Partnership

By NickiBlake on April 23rd, 2012 - comments

Active Lincolnshires Partnership is seeking two Non-Executive Directors to support the development of sport and physical activity in the county. Active Lincolnshires Partnership is a charity who works with a variety of partners to manage and coordinate programmes and events which encourage people to be active and stay active. By 2020, we hope to create […]

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40 Sport Makers in Lincolnshire could win Olympic Tickets

By NickiBlake on April 23rd, 2012 - comments

40 Sport Makers in Lincolnshire have qualified in time for the Sport England Olympic Ticketshare draw. Each Sport Maker that completed ten hours of volunteering before 30thApril will be entered into a draw to secure one of hundreds of pairs of tickets to the Olympic and Paralympic Games, and 40 people in Lincolnshire will be […]

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Barrie Pierpoint

Search for new Sports Partnership chairman

By NickiBlake on April 23rd, 2012 - comments

Active Lincolnshires Partnership is looking to recruit a new Chairman to guide a Board of Trustees and Directors, promote the work of the Partnership and become the face of a well-established sports charity in Lincolnshire. Active Lincolnshires Partnership currently offers guidance and support to more than 1,000 voluntary and community sports groups across Lincolnshire. With […]

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Man on Track

100 days until London 2012 celebrated by launch of coaching bursary

By NickiBlake on April 23rd, 2012 - comments

Coaches can apply for up to £150 thanks to a new coaching bursary being launched to celebrate 100 days until the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. The coaching bursary will allow coaches to apply for up to 50% of the National Governing Body Coach Education course costs, with a maximum of £50 […]

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Local Leaders spruce up Jubilee Halls

By NickiBlake on April 23rd, 2012 - comments

Volunteers and Local Leaders have come together to tidy up the community gardens of the Jubilee Halls in St Giles. The event was organised by Active Lincolnshires Partnership as part of the Local Leaders programme, set up by the London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG). Local Leaders are individuals who bring their friends, family and communities […]

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Support the Lincoln Grand Prix by becoming a Sport Maker

By NickiBlake on April 23rd, 2012 - comments

People in Lincolnshire can support the Lincoln Cycle Grand Prix this year by becoming Sport Makers. Sport Makers will be the official volunteering programme of the Cycle Grand Prix in 2012. 160 of the country’s best cyclists, plus a large number from outside Britain, will be taking part in the 57th annual race, cycling 102 […]

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Sportivate

Sportivate engages young people with learning disabilities

By NickiBlake on April 23rd, 2012 - comments

A group of young people with learning disabilities attended a series of Sportivate sessions at Boston College. Pete Evans, Programme Leader for Sport, Leisure and Travel at Boston College wanted the sessions to engage the young people, aged 14 – 21, in different sports. He said: “I wanted to get them interested in taking part […]

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The University of Lincoln

£135k given to cricket clubs in Lincoln

By Webmaster on March 29th, 2012 - comments

Two cricket grounds in Lincoln have been awarded a total of £135,000 in Olympic legacy funding through the Inspired Facilities Fund. The University of Lincoln secured £85,000 to build new changing room facilities at the Sobraon Cricket Ground, off Burton Road, and Hartsholme Cricket Club secured £50,000 to install 21st Century facilities. Robin Wright, Director […]

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Bike4life Group

Family Bike Hire during Easter Holidays

By Webmaster on March 27th, 2012 - comments

Families can hire bikes during the Easter holidays from as little as £22.00 per family. Bike hire is available at four venues across Lincolnshire with safe cycle routes nearby and equipment available to hire. Families can bring their own bikes or hire them from the Bike 4 Life venues in Bourne, Lincoln, Bardney and Louth. […]

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