Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00
Nominations are now open for the prestigious awards that celebrate elite and community sport across Oxfordshire. The thirteenth Oxfordshire Sports Awards will be held later this year, and we're appealing to the public to help us identify the individuals and organisations to be honoured. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 14:05
Park Club's Community 'Health' team have recently launched a new initiative called 'Active Body & Mind', providing an opportunity for adults experiencing mental health difficulties to use physical... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:00
Who says? The new campaign calling time on negative perceptions
- Who says it's not a real sport if you have to adapt it?
- Who says disabled people aren't competitive?
A new exciting campaign from Activity Alliance... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:00
Horspath Athletics and Sports Ground played host to hundreds of youngsters on Friday (5th July) as they competed for medals in the final day of the Oxfordshire School Games.
The event marked the end of... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:15
A new online training course aims to help coaches and sport and physical activity providers increase their knowledge of mental health. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 14:39
The Game Changers podcast this week spoke to the new CEO of UK Sport, Sally Munday OBE.
Currently CEO at England Hockey, and awarded an OBE last week, Sally shares so much in this fascinating interview.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 May 2019 12:35
New research released by Activity Alliance shines a light on non-disabled people's attitudes on inclusive activity with disabled people. Although the results show welcoming signs of improvement, ingrained perceptions are creating barriers in changing the reality of disability, inclusion and sport. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 15:04
More than 1,000 GPs and practice staff across the country are expected to take part in a special parkrun event on Saturday 1 June 2019, which will celebrate the first birthday of the hugely successful... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:28
OVO Energy Women's Tour Professional Cycling race is coming to Oxford Wednesday 12 June 2019.
Oxfordshire county council and five districts have secured a three-year deal with race organizers SweetSpot.
Councillor Jane Murphy, Leader of South Oxfordshire District Council, said: "This is wonderful news for residents and businesses in South Oxfordshire – the economic benefits will be huge. It will hopefully inspire lots of people to take part in healthy activities like cycling, but just as importantly it is going to be a lot of fun. I'm looking forward to watching it." Read More »
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