The latest news and updates from Active Essex and our partners.

4D FIT

Opening Monday 10th September 2018 4D Fit is a Premium small group personal training facility in the Beaulieu area of Chelmsford, combining excellent facilities with tailor-made support in a friendly, supportive and highly motivating environment. The 4…

Rugby open training and family fun day

Sep 09 2018, 10 am – 3 pm Braintree District Join Braintree Rugby Club for what will be a great day of rugby, with free training sessions for children from age 4 to 18 in the morning, followed by Touch Rugby for everyone in the afternoon (this is a fun…

She Can Play Girls Football Opportunity

Our philosophy is simple, we want more girls and women to play & stay in Football. SCP specialise in delivering girls’ football sessions to girls aged 5-11, especially to beginners looking to build confidence. Our sessions are about having fun, lea…

Active Essex leads county-wide pledge to support social inclusivity through sport

High-profile sporting organisations in the county have pledged their support to the Essex Faith Covenant, to use participation in sport as a way of bringing people of all faiths together. Active Essex, the county sports partnership, has brought togethe…

July One in a Million – Spencer Pratten

Much has been discussed about the drop off in physical activity levels as people age; over half of people aged over 65 do not reach Chief Medical Officer recommendations of 150 minutes of physical activity per week. Since 2011 however there has been a…

Sport for Confidence Launches Inclusive Summer Activity Camp at Venues Across Essex

Social enterprise, Sport For Confidence, has teamed up with the Action for Children charity via Essex Short Breaks to offer inclusive sporting opportunities for young people this summer. Sessions will run at four leisure centres across Essex and will p…

Schools have fun in the sun at the Active Essex Summer School Games

Over 400 pupils from primary schools across the county came to together on a hot summer day to compete in the Active Essex Summer School Games 2018. 53 schools entered the games this year at Basildon Sporting Village where there were a wide range of sp…

June 1 in a Million – Justine Harrington

As we look forward to achieving our goal of changing 1 million lives to get Essex active, we are privileged to have the support of our Essex All Together ambassadors who represent a variety of disabilities and impairments and are working hard to promot…

RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August 2018, 8.00am – 5.00pm @ Witham Leisure Centre, Spinks Lane, Witham, Essex, CM8 1EP Candidates must meet the following criteria MUST be 16 years of age prior to assessme…

Angling Coaching Initiative

Exciting new Coaching venture for Junior Anglers! Would you like to try fishing? Would you like to try coaching! Then this is for you! Starting in May, we are the only voluntary club based coaching scheme in the whole of Essex. A joint venture with ang…

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