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About The Challenge

Companies and organisations across Leicester-Shire & Rutland 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.

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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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Cancer and Heart Disease risk cut by cycling to work

Tue, 25 Apr 2017

A study published in the British Medical Journal has found a link between cycling and halving of the risk of cancer and heart disease. The five-year study of 250,000 UK commuters...

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Take our questionnaire to be in with a chance of winning an exclusive prize

Fri, 21 Apr 2017

The world is getting more technological every day and exercise participants are getting more tech savvy by the hour. We want to explore the use of technology within sport and physical...

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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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Physical Inactivity Causing as Many Deaths as Smoking

Mon, 03 Apr 2017

Almost one in three people in Britain are at risk of heart disease because of physical inactivity, according to a new study.

The British Heart Foundation claims that levels of sedentary...

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Upcoming Events

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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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Pretty Muddy Leicestershire

Sun 14th May 2017, 10:00 - 14:00

Race for Life Pretty Muddy is our brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends. And raise valuable funds...

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Competitions

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Quidditch

Thu 4th May 2017, 17:30 - 20:30

Jump into the Wizarding World and try your hand at Quidditch! The Loughborough University Harry Potter Society will put you through your paces as you jump on your broomsticks and...

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'Awesome' Archery

Tue 23rd May 2017, 17:30 - 20:30

Perfect your aim at our Workplace Challenge Archery competition! A game of precision, this competition is sure to test both your mental and physical skill but don't panic! All...

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'Brilliant' Beach Volleyball

Thu 8th June 2017, 17:30 - 20:30

Join us (and hopefully the sun) for a brilliant game of Volleyball on our very own beach!

Format: 6 players, mixed gender

Cost: £24.00 per team of 6 (£4 per player)....

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Footgolf

Tue 27th June 2017, 17:30 - 20:30

Try one of the fastest growing sports in the UK at the Workplace Challenge Footgolf competition! The idea of the game is to kick the football around the golf course into the hole...

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