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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.


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, 01 Aug 2016

With less than a week to go until the start of the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games, workforces across England are being encouraged to get in the spirit of the Games and sign up...

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In the news 'Office workers must exercise for an hour a day to counter death risk'

Thu, 28 Jul 2016

An article in the Daily Telegraph today (28th July) reports on a major Lancet study. The article urges people who spend large amounts of time at their desk to change their daily routine and fit more activity in and around the working day.

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FREE Health Champion Training for NWL Businesses

Mon, 11 Jul 2016

North West Leicestershire Active Together Team are offering all businesses within the district one free place on the 'Workplace Health 'Champion workshop. This 1 day workshop will...

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UK's leading plus-size athlete launches #OneBigFatRun a FREE virtual 5K in a bid to get 1 million FAT women running by 2020

Wed, 06 Jul 2016

Plus-size fitness guru, Julie Creffield, has launched her One Big Fat Run campaign in a bid to get 1 million overweight or inactive women running around the world by 2020.

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Upcoming Events

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Cancer Research UK's Race for Life

Sun 1st May 2016 - Wed 31st August 2016

Cancer Research UK's Race for Life is a series of women-only events raising money for research into all 200 types of cancer. Walk, jog or charge your way around 5km, 10km or our...

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Women's Running 5k and 10k events

Sun 29th May 2016 - Sun 2nd October 2016

Take on the challenge and run with Women's Running magazine, in their lively, fun, and supportive women's only race events.

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Sat 27th August 2016 - 23:45

On Saturday 27 August, our returning lottery-funded Olympic heroes are helping to create the nation's biggest ever sports day, I Am Team GB – and you're invited!

Brought to...

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DW Fitness Clubs opens their doors to the nation

Sat 27th August 2016, 09:30 - 12:30

Leading gym chain DW Fitness Clubs will open all 78 of its UK clubs to the general public on Saturday August 27th as part of an ongoing drive to help people get fit and healthy....

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'Crazy' Kayak

Tue 6th September 2016, 17:30 - 20:30

Not to be missed! The ultimate test of teambuilding skills...if you don't work together, you'll get very wet!

Teams will rotate around a series of water based activities including;...

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Workplace Olympics (Business Games)

Fri 9th September 2016, 17:30 - 21:30

Business Games is back with a difference...And we're bringing Brazil to Leicester!

This year, 24 teams will get together to enjoy an evening of Sport and Physical Activity and take...

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Charnwood Golf Challenge

Tue 4th October 2016, 18:00 - 20:00

For Charnwood Businesses!

Come along and have a go at our friendly team golf competition, which is equally exciting for beginner golfers, or those that have never tried it before,...

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