May is National Walking Month

May is National Walking Month and this year organisers Living Streets are not only asking you to get out walking every day - they also want you to help build a picture of how walkable our streets... Read More

Join in with The Big Adventure this National Go Canoeing Week

from 27th May to the 4th June Read More

Cumbria School Games Spring Results

Months of practise, determination and sporting achievement culminated together in three spectacular finals at the Spring Cumbria School Games in Penrith, with over 430 children taking part in the... Read More

It's the Cumbria School Games Spring Events this week in Penrith with three county finals

This week we launch the Spring Events of the Cumbria School Games Read More

More Women Cycling More Often

More women are cycling more often thanks to Breeze, British Cycling’s biggest programme ever to get women into riding bikes for fun Read More

Just 10 minutes a day of brisk walking is exercise too

We are supporting the new drive from Public Health England to encourage Cumbrian adults to build more physical activity into their lives by simply walking briskly for at least ten continuous minutes... Read More

This Girl Can, Take on the Challenge

By now you might have seen the new adverts for 'This Girl Can', a celebration of active women up and down the country. The national campaign is all about giving women confidence to take part in... Read More

Active Cumbria rated Excellent by leading quality scheme

We are pleased to announce we have recently excelled in a tough assessment through leading national quality scheme, Quest. Quest, the UK Quality Scheme for Sport and Leisure, defines industry... Read More

This Girl Can is back

This Girl Can is a celebration of active women who are doing their thing no matter how well they do it, how they look or even how red their face gets. Read More

Time to Try Out Walking Rugby at Cumbria Leisure Centres

If you love rugby, either as an ex-player or a keen spectator, fear not, there is a new Walking Ruby initiative running in leisure centres across Cumbria. Open to both men and woman, come along and... Read More

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