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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

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Mon, 13 Nov 2017

  • Military charity Walking With The Wounded (WWTW) is estimating it will treble the number of ex-servicemen and women it supports in 2018, following a 97% increase last year to more...

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Around The World Challenge- Idea's and inspiration to go the distance

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

Ideas and inspiration to go the distance…

There are plenty of simple changes that you can make to your daily routine to boost the distance you are covering each day. Below...

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Wed, 01 Nov 2017

Running in a group makes 90% of people happier

Whilst the physical benefits of running are well known, new research released today reveals that improvements in emotional health...

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Journal article published!

Mon, 30 Oct 2017

We're delighted to announce that independent research into Workplace Challenge by Loughborough University has been published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine.

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Upcoming Events

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Swim England T30 Challenge

Tue 23rd May 2017 - Wed 13th December 2017

Swim England T30 Challenge is a unique and simple event which determines just one thing – who can swim the furthest in 30 minutes!

County Durham Sport Workplace Challenge

Tech-Know Trail Team Building Events

Thu 17th August 2017 - Wed 1st August 2018

Whether you want to induct new starters, prioritise your team's health and well-being or feel your organisation would benefit from a team building day. County Durham Sport's all...

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Walking Home For Christmas

Fri 8th December 2017 - Sun 17th December 2017

Walking Home For Christmas is Walking With The Wounded's campaign to support ex servicemen and women with mental, physical or social injuries, such as homelessness, back into independence...

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Meridian Pull & Barrier Challenge

Thu 1st March 2018 - Sun 30th September 2018

Get to grips with fixed seat rowing on the Thames with this unique Teambuilding activity.

Your challenge raises vital funding for The AHOY Centre, a Charity working with disadvantaged...

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County Durham Sport Workplace Challenge

Around The World Challenge

Wed 1st November 2017 - Thu 30th November 2017

This November we are inviting you to join together with your colleagues to take part in our distance challenge to travel around the world!

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