Tags: Coronavirus

WHO: "Stay active to lower coronavirus risk"

WHO: "Stay active to lower coronavirus risk"

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 08:55

The World Health Organisation has said that staying physically active plays a vital role in improving your chances of recovery if you become infected with coronavirus, whatever your age.

Hans Henri Kluge,... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus

Take on #Challenge40 for Big C cancer charity

Take on #Challenge40 for Big C cancer charity

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 11:00

Norfolk's cancer charity Big C is challenging people to be active for 40 minutes for 40 days and help it continue to support people living with cancer.

To celebrate its 40th anniversary, the charity has... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Norfolk, Norwich, Running, Walking

Sport England sets out Covid-19 financial support

Sport England sets out Covid-19 financial support

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 16:07

Sport England has today confirmed that it is making up to £195m of funding available to help the community sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.

The package is additional... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Sport England

'Join the Movement’ to stay active at home

'Join the Movement’ to stay active at home

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 12:58

A national campaign to inspire people to stay active during the coronavirus (COVID19) outbreak has been launched by Sport England today.

With people mostly confined to their own home following the latest... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Mental Health, Sport

Being outside is "a very good thing to do", says chief medical officer

Being outside is "a very good thing to do", says chief medical officer

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 08:42

The Government's leading scientific advisor has urged people to stay active and get outdoors if possible during the coronavirus outbreak.

England's chief medical officer Chris Whitty said that it's still... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Running, Walking

Special Olympics update

Special Olympics update

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 13:28

Due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Special Olympics activities have been suspended until further notice. The organisation has released the following statement:

"Following discussions between Paul... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Disability

How to stay active at home during the coronavirus outbreak

How to stay active at home during the coronavirus outbreak

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 10:47

Active Norfolk has put together some information to help people stay active at home during the current coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Whether you're self-isolating or your normal activity has been postponed,... Read More »

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