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June, 2018

A Scorching day at Quad Kids!

A Scorching day at Quad Kids!

Posted: Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:50

Schools from across the Humber battled for first place in this year's School Games Quad Kids event on 27th June.

Taking place at Costello, the competitions saw teams compete in both track and field events... Read More »

Tags: Events, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, Sport

New Female Coaches Group!

New Female Coaches Group!

Posted: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:06

Research shows that the coaching workforce is heavily male-dominated, with women accounting for around 30% of coaches. The proportion of female coaches drops to 17% for qualified coaches and 12% for highly... Read More »

Tags: Community, News, Sport

World Cup 2018: reaching out to football fans to promote healthier and more active lives

World Cup 2018: reaching out to football fans to promote healthier and more active lives

Posted: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:46

A new video campaign targeting football fans on the occasion of the World Cup 2018 is promoting healthier and more active lives. The series of videos was produced jointly by WHO, the Ministry of Health... Read More »

Tags: News, Sport

World Health Organisation launch global action plan for Physical Activity

World Health Organisation launch global action plan for Physical Activity

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:10

The World Health Organisation has just announced their global action plan to help countries scale up policy actions to promote physical activity.

It responds to the requests by countries for updated guidance,... Read More »

Tags: Health, News, World Health Organisation

Disability Sports Humber Looking to a Positive Future following Successful Sports Awards, Hull 10k and Hull Half Marathon

Disability Sports Humber Looking to a Positive Future following Successful Sports Awards, Hull 10k and Hull Half Marathon

Posted: Mon, 11 Jun 2018 13:47

Friday June 1 2018 saw Disability Sports Humber hold the "Yorkshire and Lincolnshire Awards for Excellence in Disability Sports" for 400 guests supported by the DoubleTree by Hilton in Hull.

17 Awards were... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Community, Disability, Events, News, Sport

Smoke-free policy for junior football games

Smoke-free policy for junior football games

Posted: Fri, 08 Jun 2018 10:45

The sidelines of all Hull's junior football games will go smoke-free when the new season begins in September. Partners including Hull & District Youth Football League, East Riding Girls League, Hull... Read More »

Tags: Community, News, Sport

UK Coaching’s Principles of Great Coaching announced

UK Coaching’s Principles of Great Coaching announced

Posted: Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:42

Research shows that coaching benefits over 9m people across the UK

UK Coaching, the lead agency for coaching in the UK; with a mission to put coaching at the heart of physical activity and sport, has unveiled... Read More »

Tags: Coach Education, Community, News, Sport