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November, 2016

Progress from 5k to 10k with Black Pear Joggers

Progress from 5k to 10k with Black Pear Joggers

Posted: Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:30

The next Black Pear Joggers 5 - 10K running programme will start on Monday 9th January at 6.45pm from Perdiswell Leisure Centre and will continue for 9 weeks.

The programme is completely free and open to anyone who would like help to increase their running... Read More »

Tags: Active, Jogging, Running, Worcester

Herefordshire Sport seeking nominations for latest sporting honours

Herefordshire Sport seeking nominations for latest sporting honours

Posted: Thu, 24 Nov 2016 16:39

Herefordshire Sport are on the search once again for the county's top sports people of 2016.

This year's awards will the the 38th time that Herefordshire Sport will have presented them having originated in 1978.

There are 13 awards on offer, with junior... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Sport Awards

This Girl Can returns to Worcestershire!

This Girl Can returns to Worcestershire!

Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:03

Following the extremely successful campaign in Malvern last year, #WorcsGirlsCan returns to Worcestershire, this time on a county-wide basis. Last year's campaign offered 61 different activities across a range of schools and sports clubs, engaging approximately... Read More »

Tags: Mental Health Awareness, Reach, This Girl Can, Worcestershire

Freedom Leisure is an investor in people

Freedom Leisure is an investor in people

Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:21

Leading not-for-profit leisure trust, Freedom Leisure, which operates four leisure centres in Worcester on behalf of Worcester City Council, has been awarded the Investors in People accreditation which is awarded to organisations that show exceptional... Read More »

Tags: Freedom Leisure, Leisure Provider, Worcester

Get your club’s structure right

Get your club’s structure right

Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:04

To protect their committee and members, more and more clubs are choosing to separate the legal identity of their club by becoming incorporated. But what does this really mean and what does it involve?

Club Matters have created an interactive step-by-step... Read More »

Tags: Club Matters, Clubs

Free Tennis Places!

Free Tennis Places!

Posted: Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:27

Celebrate Andy Murray being World Number 1 with a FREE place in the Worcester Parks Tennis League

The league offers an easy way to play friendly, competitive singles matches and welcomes men and women of all standards.

Players are organised into groups... Read More »

Tags: Worcester, Worcestershire, free, local leagues, tennis

Community Sport Celebrated at Spectacular Awards Ceremony

Community Sport Celebrated at Spectacular Awards Ceremony

Posted: Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:56

2016 has once again been a fantastic year for British sport. We saw the first ever Rugby Sevens included in the Olympics, featuring Worcestershire's Alice Richardson; Leicester topped the premier league and Team GB made history, taking home the most ever... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Sport Awards, Worcestershire

Reach Spotlight: Hereford's Triathlon Club coach Penny Harris

Reach Spotlight: Hereford's Triathlon Club coach Penny Harris

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2016 12:02

This month's Reach spotlight turns on to Hereford's Triathlon Club coach Penny Harris. Here's a quick question and answer to find out why Penny coaches and any top tips she can pass on to other female coaches.

What sports or activities do you coach or... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, coaching, female, reach, triathlon, women

Take to the court again with Walking Netball

Take to the court again with Walking Netball

Posted: Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:15

A new walking netball session has begun in Herefordshire and is going from strength to strength over the past few months.

Walking netball is a slower version of the game - it is still netball, but at a walking pace. The game has been designed so that anyone... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Herefordshire, Netball, Walking netball