Learning to Ride a Bike
Physical Activity interventions
South Oxfordshire Food Education Alliance (SOFEA) are delivering Table Tennis and Fitness sessions for their cohort of young people at their warehouse in Didcot. Read about the impact of these interventions here:
- SOFEA Case Study (PDF, 408 Kb)
Boxing for Wellbeing was delivered by Oxfordshire MIND in 7 schools during 2018. This infographic gives further detail of the programme and the benefits to the young people involved:
- Boxing For Wellbeing Infographic (PDF, 250 Kb)
PE and School Sport
Classroom physical activity resources - informed by research and developed by teachers
The Oxfordshire School Games is a year round programme of sport and physical activity delivered by School Games Organisers and Active Oxfordshire:
- Oxfordshire School Games 2017-2018 (PDF, 447 Kb)
A useful insight into the views of parents, children and school staff on healthy eating.
Sport England Youth Personas
Sport England Youth Persona is working with YouthSight to delved into the personalities, behaviours, attitudes and aspirations of young people.
From this research Youth Sight have created Under the Skin, which breaks down young people into six key personas. By understanding these various groups you will be better able to design programmes to get young people active.
They've also produced six films that explain each of these youth personalities, based on extensive research talking to scores of young people. Find out more and watch the films.
Oxfordshire County Council: proactive
targeting of schools
Oxfordshire County Council's public health team has joined forces with the local sports partnership, 'Active Oxfordshire', to help target schools that may need a little extra support.
- Proactive Targetting On Schools (PNG, 193 Kb, 409x523)