Find Your Active is here to support you in taking your first steps to a more active lifestyle. Starting a new activity can be daunting, but there is an activity out there that suits your needs and your lifestyle. Whether you have never exercised before, used to be involved in an activity but haven't for a while, enjoy moving but have a pre-existing health condition so are a little nervous, or just want to explore something new, Find Your Active is here to help. Visit the page below for our activity finder or to contact one of our active ambassadors who can help guide you on the next steps.
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The latest news and updates from Active Essex, Essex Local Delivery Pilot and the Active Essex Foundation.
Monday 26th July saw children across Essex get stuck in with the first day of clubs, taking part in an array of physical and...Read article
Parents and carers throughout the county may be eligible to benefit from a free holiday clubs programme for children and young people over the...Read article
Essex, Southend and Thurrock’s, new ambitious 10-year Physical Activity and Sport strategy ‘Fit for the Future’ launches. As we begin to emerge from the...Read article
A first-of its kind community-led project in Essex will make cycling more accessible for people living in Clacton and Jaywick Sands, as 1,300 free...Read article
The Active Essex Board has once again been further enhanced with three significant new appointments, who bring a wealth of experience and expertise on...Read article
Essex was chosen by Sport England in 2017 to be one of 12 pilots across the country to test new ways of tackling stubborn...Read article
Essex, Southend and Thurrock's new ambitious 10-year Physical Activity and Sport Strategy, 'Fit for the Future' has launched. Looking towards the road to recovery the importance and profile of physical activity has been raised to heights we have never seen before, creating a pivotal moment, we know we need to utilise. Together we want to create an active Essex to improve everyone's health and wellbeing.
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