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The latest news from County Durham Sport. See what we’ve been up to, discover what’s happening in your area and find out how you can get involved!

How active are children in County Durham?

How active are children in County Durham?

The latest Children and Young People Active Lives Report has been released by Sport England for the 2021-22 academic year. This is the first report since 2018-19 that doesn’t include a period of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, however it does contain the period where...

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Children aged 7-9 are the least active

Children aged 7-9 are the least active

Sport England have just released the latest Children and Young People Active Lives Report for the 2021-22 academic year. This is the first report since 2018-19 that doesn’t include a period of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, however it does contain the period where...

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School Games Live Christmas Special

School Games Live Christmas Special

On Thursday 15th December we hosted our second county-wide School Games event of the school year. School Games Live was back!  The live session was a concept developed in October, which married getting everyone active with the need to still carry out events virtually...

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Active Partnerships Welcome New Chair

Active Partnerships Welcome New Chair

Active Partnerships are delighted to announce the appointment of Dave Capper as Chair of the National Board. Dave will officially join the board in January 2023. Ali Shipway, Vice Chair and Senior Independent Director said: “We are greatly looking forward to working...

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School Games Live 2022

School Games Live 2022

On Friday 21st October we hosted our first county-wide School Games event of the school year. School Games Live was a concept which married getting everyone active with the need to still carry out events virtually – allowing us to reach even more young people!...

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County Durham Sport Impact Report 2022

County Durham Sport Impact Report 2022

Earlier this year, we shared our impact report with Sport England. We would now like to share this with you. We hope you will enjoy getting an insight into our work and maybe even be inspired to collaborate with us on our mission to challenge inequalities and change...

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Northern Navigators success!

Northern Navigators success!

Orienteering is a sport that is not well-known, it could even be described as “niche”. Many people are not exactly sure what it involves. The aim is to complete a course by visiting the checkpoints (controls) in the right order, armed with a map and compass. The...

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