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Time for change: tackling Oxfordshire’s swimming inequality crisis together.

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 16:30

Time for change: tackling Oxfordshire’s swimming inequality crisis together.

Active Oxfordshire is working together with Oxford Hub and Black Swimming Association to screen the film "Blacks Can't Swim: the Sequel" and start a much-needed conversation about why so few black people swim and how we can break the generational cycle so that every adult and child in our county can swim and be safe near water. Read More »

New partnership with physical activity & behaviour change specialists to increase physical activity in Oxfordshire

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 09:17

New partnership with physical activity & behaviour change specialists to increase physical activity in Oxfordshire

Active Oxfordshire is excited to be partnering with physical activity related behaviour change specialists, Move Consulting at a critical time in our county's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

From COVID to the Olympics: the things that inspire us

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:22

From COVID to the Olympics: the things that inspire us

Thought leader John Oxley on why the Olympics gives us a unique opportunity to change the narrative about physical activity so that everyone has an equal chance at an active life. You can read the summary and access his full article here. 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 »

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 »

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 »

Staying active during lockdown: our top tips to keep Oxfordshire moving

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 09:09

Staying active during lockdown: our top tips to keep Oxfordshire moving

These are certainly challenging times. We're fast approaching a second national lockdown; except this... Read More »