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About The Challenge

Companies and organisations across Northamptonshire 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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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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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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Northants 5K Race Series

Wed, 08 Mar 2017

The Series is now in its 6th year and has become embedded in the county's annual running calendar.

The 2017 Series will include four trail run races across four venues, including...

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Active Lunch Challenge Results

Wed, 01 Mar 2017

Workplace Challenge invited you and your workplace to liven up your lunch and to join the Active Lunch Challenge. Over 8,000 employees from 600+ workplaces took up the challenge...

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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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London to Paris Cycle 10th – 14th May 2017

Wed 10th May 2017 - Sun 14th May 2017

How about taking part in the challenge of a lifetime!

This incredible cycle connects two of the world's most chic capital cities! You will make your way through beautiful English...

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Canoe Slalom Competition

Sat 29th April 2017, 10:00 - 15:00

All participants will be encouraged to undertake some pre-event training prior to the competition which will take place over 2 hours before the event. This will cover the basics...

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Tennis Competition

Thu 4th May 2017, 18:00 - 20:30

The tennis competition will be in teams of 4 and can be made up of males and/or females. The evening will by delivered by Parks Tennis and will include a brief coaching session...

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Archery Competition

Tue 23rd May 2017, 17:45 - 20:00

Archery will be in teams of 4. Equipment will be provided and coaches from Wellingborough Open Archery Club will be on hand to teach you the basics and deliver the competition....

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Business Games 2017

Thu 13th July 2017, 17:30 - 21:00

The 4th Workplace Challenge Business Games will take place on Thursday 13th July at Moulton College where teams will compete against each other to be crowned Northamptonshire's...

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    Northants County Cricket Club
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    Park Inn Northampton
    Northamptonshire Country Parks
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    Trilogy Leisure
    Wyvale Garden Centres
    Northampton Town Football Club
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