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Every child able to swim: Active Oxfordshire’s Water Safety Summit

Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 13:04

Every child able to swim: Active Oxfordshire’s Water Safety Summit

In Oxfordshire, we are surrounded by waterways however only 65% of our County's children can swim 25... Read More »

Enough is enough: why we must take action to address racial inequality in physical activity

Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 11:17

Enough is enough: why we must take action to address racial inequality in physical activity

Paul Brivio on the current, shocking state of play, why we must act and why it's never been more important to create a level playing field for Oxfordshire Read More »

A Very Pretty Pink Bike

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 14:58

A Very Pretty Pink Bike

Active Reach Phase One supported residents in Blackbird Leys and Greater Leys keep physically active... Read More »

Bikes for Key Workers reaches huge milestone with 500 bikes donated!

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 09:09

Bikes for Key Workers reaches huge milestone with 500 bikes donated!

We're absolutely delighted that the fabulous Bikes for Key Workers scheme has donated an incredible 500 bikes! We hear from key worker Rachael Potter about the difference her bike has made to her life: Read More »

Trailblazing "Life Chances" programme set to transform young people's lives across Oxfordshire

Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 08:59

Trailblazing "Life Chances" programme set to transform young people's lives across Oxfordshire

Life Chances: empowering young people through the power of activity and sport

Active Oxfordshire is absolutely... Read More »

We’re celebrating - Oxfordshire’s outdoor sports have re-opened!

Posted: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 10:46

We’re celebrating - Oxfordshire’s outdoor sports have re-opened!

After an extremely challenging year, everyone at Active Oxfordshire is absolutely delighted that outdoor... Read More »

Open water swimming: a brand new challenge

Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 14:54

Open water swimming: a brand new challenge

Active Oxfordshire's social media lead Caroline shares her new challenge of open water swimming and how... Read More »

Celebrations, challenges & change: Active Oxfordshire marks International Women's Day

Posted: Sun, 07 Mar 2021 17:44

Celebrations, challenges & change: Active Oxfordshire marks International Women's Day

It's International Women's Day 2021, and this year's theme is #ChoosetoChallenge. We're very proud to share contributions from women across the AO team, on how they are choosing to challenge as we all stand up for gender equality. Read More »

Develop new skills with Ignite Sport's free online classes

Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 09:26

Develop new skills with Ignite Sport's free online classes

Our friends at Ignite Sport are offering fantastic free online courses to develop skills within sports coaching and education for adults - read on to find out more! Read More »

Changing lives: the power of Active Reach

Posted: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 15:59

Changing lives: the power of Active Reach

Active Reach is now focused on parts of Banbury and Abingdon, and there's a step change emerging in how we can learn from our communities and ensure they are kept centre stage. Read More »