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  • Your Space Your Say - Strategy for Change

    Your Space Your Say   StrategyThe Strategies for Change offers some creative ideas for the future participation work with young people and also provides local insight and evidence that supports the need to continue working with inactive young people/ young people from disadvantaged communities.

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  • Relay: the magazine celebrating School Sport in Wiltshire and Swindon

    Front Cover Relay 9th editionWelcome to the ninth edition of Relay: the Magazine celebrating school sport in Wiltshire and Swindon. We have enjoyed pulling this edition of Relay together as it celebrates the Summer Level 3 County Competition held earlier at Marlborough College in July.

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  • Prospect Hospice 10k

    Prospect 10k Postcard Double sided page 0The Prospect 10K run is moving! After 5 years we thought it was time for a change and we’ve got a new venue and a new route for you at Stanton Park. This challenging winter run is truly multi-terrain taking you across meadows and through woodland and, as ever, featuring plenty of mud!

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  • Athletics November Update

    england athleticsWelcome to our latest ebulletin including reports of two national championships which took place at the weekend, information about our movement skills workshops and news of our new partnership with DW Fitness First.

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  • WheelPower needs your help!

    WheelPowerWheelPower is in the running for £5,000 from the Aviva Community Fund and we need your votes. We will use the money to run Feel Inspired children’s sports camps – giving around 200 children with a disability the opportunity to try a range of sports from wheelchair archery to boccia and from wheelchair fencing to table tennis.

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  • New Table Tennis Satellite Club at Matravers School

    Matravers satellite club poster for coaching and practice.jpgThe West Wilts Table Tennis League found themselves homeless with no where to play, as were unfortunately no longer able to use the gym at John of Gaunt School, after many years of playing there.

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  • #BigThankYou – Red Carpet Selfie Gallery

    Join inIt means only one thing as we get closer to December – the BBC Get Inspired Unsung Hero and Sports Personality of the Year Awards – taking place this year on Sunday 17 December 2017.

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  • Premier Sport's offer for schools locally

    the golden milePremier Sport work closely with thousands of schools across the country to enrich curriculum PE lessons, deliver fun and engaging extracurricular sessions and most importantly inspire children to live a healthy life.

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  • Ping! gets the nation playing

    pingIt’s been another ‘smashing’ year for Ping!, the national street ping pong festival, with an estimated 1.56 MILLION visits to its free table tennis tables..

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    Sport England

    Sport England

    Working in a number of different ways to get more people active through sport and exercise

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    This Girl Can

    This Girl Can

    A nationwide campaign to get women and girls moving, regardless of shape, size and ability.

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    Club Matters

    Club Matters

    One stop shop for sports clubs, helping you develop and run a sustainable club

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    Together We Will

    Together We Will

    Supports disabled people with their friends and family to become more active

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    School Hire

    School Hire

    Maximise the use of your facilities with Leading online rental portal SchoolHire

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    Weightlifting, or Powerlifting, is a strength sport which involves lifting specified weights, and both males and females can take part.

    In competitions, competitors are allowed three attempts on each lift, and the best attempt counts toward his competition total. If two or more lifters achieve the same total, the lifter that weighs the least ranks above the heavier opponent.

    Weightlifting, or Powerlifting, is a strength sport which involves lifting specified weights, and both males and females can take part.

    In competitions, competitors are allowed three attempts on each lift, and the best attempt counts toward his competition total. If two or more lifters achieve the same total, the lifter that weighs the least ranks above the heavier opponent.

    There are variations of weightlifting, such as Squat, Bench Press and Deadlift, and all involved different methods of lifting, lift requirements and causes for disqualification.

    The governing body for Weightlifting in Britain is the British Weightlifters Association,www.britishweightlifting.org

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    Wiltshire and Swindon Sport,
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    Events

    21 Nov 2017n10:00AM - 02:00PMnSchool Games Panathlon
    05 Dec 2017n06:30PM - 09:30PMnSafeguarding & Protecting Children in Swindon
    16 Jan 2018n06:00PM - 10:00PMnEmergency First Response in Purton
    17 Jan 2018n09:15AM - 03:30PMnSchool Games Primary Football