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Dance Sessions at French Weir Park - all welcome

Dance Sessions at French Weir Park - all welcome

Introducing our fabulous new Monday morning activity, Happy Feet. Held at the stunning upstairs Park room in French Weir Park, the session does not target experienced dancers or Disco Divas but anyone who would like to add a little more healthy movement to their life in a fun and engaging way! Any age, any gender, with or without a partner. Neither Lycra nor taffeta required!! Contact the Adult Participation... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:38

Tags: Adult Participation

New Exercise Initiative to 'Revitalise' Somerset

New Exercise Initiative to 'Revitalise' Somerset

On the 10th March Macmillan Cancer Support and Somerset Activity & Sports Partnership (SASP) launched a new exercise initiative designed to help local people living with cancer to be more active. 'Revitalise' was launched by rising stars Eddie Byrom and Tom Banton from Somerset County Cricket Club, along with Mayor of Taunton Deane, Councillor Hazel Prior-Sankey with a 3 mile parade from Somerset... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:48

Tags: Adult Participation, Cricket, Disability

The Great Exmoor Ride Is Coming

The Great Exmoor Ride Is Coming

The Great Exmoor Ride is a new city-to-coast challenge bike ride from the team behind the hugely-popular Great Weston Ride and, following on from a successful test event in 2017, it is set to return on Sunday 2nd September 2018.

The Ride starts in Taunton and ends in a tranquil spot on the West Somerset coast at Blue Anchor near Minehead, and along the way it offers a stunning 66-mile (105km) route... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:56

Tags: Adult Participation, Cycling

Join our Active Oldies Revolution

Join our Active Oldies Revolution

We want your help in influencing the positive behaviour change around health and wellbeing in older family members who don't access the internet and social media.

It is a long held belief that older people have very limited use of social media while younger generations will live their lives through this medium. Social media has become the most effective way we get information out to the public. SASP... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Feb 2018 12:26

Tags: Adult Participation

Squash Girls Can subsidised coaching courses - apply now

Squash Girls Can subsidised coaching courses - apply now

Passionate about getting more women and girls getting on court? Looking to deliver female-only group sessions? Look no further!

England Squash are holding a subsidised level 1 coaching course at Workout Bristol (formerly Bristol Vivo Centre) on 3rd March and are offering you the chance to:

  • become a qualified England Squash Level 1 coach
  • gain resources and support to successfully deliver female-only (Squash... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 11:05

Tags: Adult Participation, Coaching, Funding, This Girl Can, Women and Girls

Weekday Social Activities post Christmas restart dates

Weekday Social Activities post Christmas restart dates

Monday over 60's Football - restarts Monday 8th Jan at Taunton Vale

Tuesday Walking Sports - restarts Tuesday 9th Jan at Taunton Vale

Wednesday over 35's Football - restarts Wednesday 3rd Jan at Taunton Vale

Indoor Rounders - restarts Wednesday 10th Jan at Taunton Vale

Thursday Pay & Play Rounders - restarts Thursday 11th Jan at Taunton Vale

Friday Pay & Play Netball - restarts Friday 12th Jan at... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:53

Tags: Adult Participation, This Girl Can

Would you like to help your older family members to get more active?

Would you like to help your older family members to get more active?

Have you joined?

Our new facebook group is a platform to aid you in influencing positive behaviour change around health and wellbeing in older family members who don't access the internet and Facebook. You are the agents of change who can pass on the knowledge and information to family members, with the aim of getting them moving more, staying active and living a longer, healthier and happier life in... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:27

Tags: Adult Participation, Older People

Take a look at some of our case studies ......

Take a look at some of our case studies ......

From beginner running groups to walking football to working with hospital trusts, we work across a range of areas, take a look at the case studies below for more information.

You can access the Walking Football film here.

Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:23

Tags: Adult Participation, Clubs, Coaching, Disability, Volunteering

We've got something new going on ... Let's see if the young can influence the old?

We've got something new going on ... Let's see if the young can influence the old?

It is a long held belief that older people have very limited use of social media while the younger generations will live their lives through this medium.

SASP wish to test the concept of helping older people get more active through the use of their family members positively influencing their physical activity levels. We want to see a positive behaviour change around physical activity with older members... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:42

Tags: Adult Participation, This Girl Can

Partners and Sponsors

Partners and Sponsors

  • Sport England
    CSPN
    Sports Coach UK
    Somerset Chamber of Commerce
    Zing Somerset
    Somerset Skills & Learning
  • CPSU