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Stay up to date with all the latest Kent Sport Workplace Challenge news stories and blog items.
Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:45
Don't miss a thing in 2018 with your exclusive sporting calendar featuring 100 of the biggest events being staged in the UK this year.
Posted: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:52
Enter Swimathon 2018 and join Cancer Research UK and Marie Curie to raise as much money as possible for two causes close to the nation's hearts. Swimathon 2018 will take place from Friday, April 27 - Sunday, April 29, with distances from 400m to 5k at various locations across the county. There is a Swimathon challenge for everyone!
Sign up before Sunday 21st January and get 50% off your entry fee.
Posted: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:56
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has partnered with mental health charity Mind and group exercise providers in a workplace health programme. The programme aims to increase the physical and mental wellbeing of employees whose business signs up to the scheme, and provide employers with the skills to promote positive overall health in their workplace.
Posted: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:02
EMD (Exercise, Move, Dance) UK are inviting workplace teams to shake up their Wednesdays, take some time away from the desk and try one of their #WorkoutWednesday cards.
Please make sure you have enough space to workout in, have a drink close at hand, sturdy shoes and exercise within your limits!
Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:56
Would you like to learn to cycle for FREE? Perhaps boost your confidence and start cycling again? Or learn how to calm those nerves when out on the busy roads cycling to work?
Kent County Council are offering a range of cycle training courses for FREE throughout January, February and March to give people the confidence to cycle more often for leisure and work. The short courses for adults have been developed using the national standards for cycle instruction and are delivered by qualified instructors. New course dates & venues have just been released for January through to March.
Posted: Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:58
In 2018, Kent Sport is running a campaign called #everydayactive. They want to help make activity a way of life for people in Kent and Medway, and offer support and encouragement that will help you move more in your day-to-day life.
#everydayactive is not about suddenly becoming a sporty person, it's about making those everyday moves that will make a real difference to your overall health and happiness.
Kent Sport is inviting you to make activity a way of life in 2018!
Posted: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:23
New year, new you! Start your 2018 in the right way by signing up to Race for Life. There's never been a better time to do it - sign up now and get 30% off your entry fee!
Posted: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:20
Monday 15th January 2018, has been identified as the gloomiest day of the year. But our partners at DW Fitness First have something to give everyone spirits a lift – they are offering free access to all of their clubs across the UK. Turning Blue Monday red, DW Fitness First aims to lift the nation's mood by allowing everyone to hit the gym for free all day.
Posted: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 09:07
Everyone loves a prize and we've got some great ones to give away throughout the next 8 weeks as part of the Active Workplace Challenge.
Huge thanks to our local supporters: Bedgebury Pinetum, FlipOut Chatham, Wellbeing People, Rob Horswell Training, Kent Country Parks, who have kindly donated prizes for the 8 Week Challenge #MakeEveryMinuteCount
Posted: Thu, 04 Jan 2018 09:06
Congratulations to everyone who took part in Kent's 2017 Workplace Challenge. Thank you for getting active and for logging your activity!
Find out who topped our Workplace Challenge Leaderboards in 2017!