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About The Challenge

Companies and organisations across County Durham are invited to take part in the 'Workplace Challenge'. The aim of the programme is to promote sport, physical activity and health improvements across the UK's workplaces.


The Workplace Challenge is being delivered by the County Sports Partnership Network on a phased national roll out.

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Latest News

County Durham Sport Workplace Challenge

Durham City Run Launch Corporate Challenge with £500 vouchers up for grabs!

Thu, 27 Apr 2017

Businesses in Durham are being encouraged to show their competitive side as part of this year's Prince Bishops Durham City Run. Organisers of this year's event, set to take place...

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The Great Row Results

Wed, 05 Apr 2017

Thanks to everyone who took part in The Great Row, raised funds for Cancer Research and tracked their rowing activity as part of our challenge.

An impressive distance of 1,399 miles was rowed by 145 people - well over the equivalent of rowing from the top of Scotland to France!

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St Cuthbert's Hospice Win Active Lunch Challenge!

Thu, 23 Mar 2017

To kick off 2017 and embrace the New Year New You Culture the Workplace Challenge launched The Active Lunch Challenge. Throughout January and February, County Durham Sport encouraged...

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Giant steps made in tackling the sitting disease

Fri, 10 Mar 2017

How do we beat the health risks of sedentary working practices? How do we encourage employees to spend more time moving around and less time sat on their backsides? These issues...

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Upcoming Events

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On Your Feet Britain

Fri 28th April 2017 - 23:45

On Your Feet Day – time to get ready Britain

Take part in an awareness day where 1 million office workers unite together and participate in a variety of fun and simple activities...

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National Walking Month

Mon 1st May 2017 - Wed 31st May 2017

May is National Walking Month and this year organisers Living Street are not only asking you to get out walking every day - they also want you to help build a picture of how walkable...

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Race for Life

Sat 6th May 2017 - Sun 8th October 2017

Cancer Research UK's Race for Life is a series of women-only events raising money for research into all 200 types of cancer.

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support...

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The Cumbrian Challenge

Sat 13th May 2017 - 23:45

The Cumbrian Challenge, presented by BAE Systems, is Walking With The Wounded's fun and testing, flagship, annual fundraising event in the Lake District for teams of four –...

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County Durham Sport Workplace Challenge

Beat The Streets

Wed 29th March 2017 - Wed 17th May 2017

Beat the Street is a fun, free seven-week walking, cycling and running challenge that will be transforming Chester-le-Street and Ferryhill into a giant game.

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UV Sport Festival

Thu 27th April 2017, 18:30 - 20:00

The next event is the UV Sport festival, throw on a white tshirt, get your face paint on and join in for a fun filled evening of volleyball and badminton UV style!

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