The Active Norfolk staff perspective
Posted: Tue, 04 Sep 2018 10:26 by Mrs Kristen Hall
There May Be No Silver Bullet for Loneliness, but Physical Activity Is Unbeatable Ammunition in Our Fight Against This Growing Issue
Active Norfolk's Ryan Hughes writes about loneliness amongst older people, and new ways of thinking to help combat this growing condition.
Posted: Wed, 25 Jul 2018 13:24 by Mrs Kristen Hall
Satellite Clubs bring sport to young people in local venues and attract those who are not typically very sporty. Children and Young People Project Officer George Webster writes about the impact one club is making on young people in Norwich.
Posted: Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:44 by Mrs Kristen Hall
Reflections on a life less sporty - "I might not be the girl that can, but I can be the girl that tries"
Posted: Fri, 08 Jun 2018 10:15 by Mr Gareth Samuel
Written by Aaron Roberts
To celebrate the first ever Coaching Week in the UK, Sports Development Officer at Active Norfolk, Aaron Roberts, outlines why coaching is so important to the structure and overall enjoyment of sport as well as what makes a great coach.
Posted: Mon, 21 May 2018 15:59 by Mr Gareth Samuel
Written By Ryan Hughes
My experience helping to provide activity opportunities to Norfolk's older population has given me a world of enjoyment and the chance to see first hand the astoundingly positive impact regular physical activity can have on quality of life.
Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018 11:49 by Shelley Ames
This week is Mental Health Awareness week, with a focus on stress. Stress takes a lot of different forms and affects people differently, so I wanted to share some thoughts about my own recent experiences with poor mental health.
Posted: Thu, 03 May 2018 12:26 by Mel Brown
There is nothing I like better than walking through the countryside with my Golden Labrador, Teddy. Walking gives me time to reflect on things and clear my head. It allows me the time to take in all the sights and sounds of the natural surroundings and feel at peace.
Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 15:10 by Steven Hitcham
Following the Active Workplaces Men's 5-a-side Football Cup, here's my take on the importance of having an active and healthy workforce.
Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:08 by Ellen Vanlint
As Bowel Cancer Awareness month draws to a close, my hockey mates and I said goodbye in our own way to one of our own who was taken too soon.
Posted: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:57 by Sam Watts
Physical Activity Project Officer Sam Watts gives his account on the important role sport is playing in supporting men with poor mental health in Norwich.