In your Community

Get Berkshire Active are involved in delivering the following community based projects.....

Sportivate

Sportivate aims to engage 11 - 25 year olds in range of sports and activities, particularly those currently not participating in enough physical activity to benefit their health. 

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Satellite Clubs

Providing an outpost from a community sports club a satellite club provides a great stepping stone from school sport into club sport.

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This Girl Can Projects in Berkshire

This Girl Can is a national campaign celebrating active women, regardless of their shape, size, age, ability and fitness. Get Berkshire Active have developed a series of local projects and campaigns providing entry-level, social, female only opportunities.

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Move Well Work Well

The Move Well Work Well programme is an 8 week course that helps unemployed individuals seeking to improve their health and fitness and increase their chances of securing employment.

Email nick.rance@getberkshireactive.org for more details.

 

Ever Active

The Ever Active programme is an 8 week course that helps Older Adults seeking to improve their health and fitness and reduce feelings of loneliness and social isolation.

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GlowSports

Get Berkshire Active have purchased a license to deliver GlowSports across the county. The glow in the dark sports include Badminton, Table tennis, Dodgeball and Short Tennis.

Email info@getberkshireactive.org for more details.

GBA Quotes

  • "If it hadn’t been for Sportivate I wouldn’t have been here at Longridge at all, now I am here taking part in kayaking all of the time." Savannah King, (17, from Maidenhead)
  • "The ‘This Girl Can’ challenge has really helped me to stay motivated and keep moving, whatever the circumstances. I’ve lost 2 kilos and am feeling much better for it. " Carol, 34, Bursary Recipient
  • "The children had a fantastic day, having plenty of different and interesting things to occupy them. It was a privilege to be involved in sport at that level. We really appreciate all the hard work that went into the organisation and delivery of such a large event. Thank-you." Teacher at School Games

GBA Stats & Facts

  • 432 432 Women and Girls were engaged in a This Girl Can Festival and/or Follow on session in 2015.
  • 19 Satellite Clubs funded in 2015/16