Women and girls across Essex are being invited to join the successful This Girl Can Essex ambassadors programme to help inspire and motivate others to get active by showing them how exercise can be fun and sociable whatever their age or ability. The programme, which… Read more »
Following the success of the This Girl Can Essex Campaign in 2018, we are looking to recruit more ambassadors and continue our great work in 2019. If you think you would make a great This Girl Can Essex ambassador and would like to get involved… Read more »
Sport England have conducted some research into how to engage women and girls in sport and exercise. Please use the download above to access the information.
This Girl Can is a national campaign developed by Sport England and delivered in collaboration with a range of partner organisations.
Name of delivery organisation: Sports Quest Activity: Boxing Aim of Project: To deliver a 12 x week female only Combat Sport programme in the Thurrock area. Programme would introduce participations to boxing; kick boxing and mixed martial arts. The 12 week programme aims to improve… Read more »
Name of delivery organisation: She Can Play Activity: Football Aim of project: She Can Play is an organization that is aiming to get more girls/women into Football. A weekly sessions already existed for 7-11 year olds however wanted to open a session up to 14-25… Read more »
Find ambassadors in your area using the links below: Basildon Braintree Brentwood Castle Point and Rochford Chelmsford Colchester Epping Forrest Harlow Maldon Southend Tendring Thurrock Uttlesford Outside Essex To get in contact with our ambassadors please email Juliette.Raison@activeessex.org.
“Watching the most unlikely of friendships form between women whose lives would never have crossed paths ordinarily has been the most rewarding part of forming the club.”
This Girl Can Festival 2018 – Chelmsford https://www.activeessex.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/TGC-Chelmsford-Edit-1.mp4 This Girl Can Festival 2018 – Colchester https://www.activeessex.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/TGC-Colchester-Edit-1.mp4 This Girl Can Festival 2018 – Harlow https://www.activeessex.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/TGC-Harlow-Edit-1.mp4 This Girl Can Festival 2018 – Southend https://www.activeessex.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/TGC-Southend-Edit-1.mp4 This Girl Can Ambassador video 2017 What gets you moving? with the Townsend… Read more »
This is a video of the activities that happened during the Women’s Festival in 2016 on the 23rd January at Clements Hall, Hawkwell. This is a video of the activities that happened during the Women’s Festival in June 2015 at Southend Tennis and Lesiure Centre.
A women’s only swimming lessons/sessions was hosted by Leisure World Colchester, which was aimed at Asian women and girls who cannot participate due to the cultural, economic and personal barriers. The funding covered 10 sessions, with the ages of participants ranging from 9-36. The sessions… Read more »
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