Sport and Wellbeing

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Our Work

Erewash Borough's Council's Sport and Health Development team provide sport, physical activity and health related services throughout the borough. The work of this team is to utilise the power of sport and physical activity to improve individuals lives by making them healthier and happier members of society.

Services include partnership working on community and youth development such as Active Lives in Kirk Hallam, Active4Life - Petersham and Safer Together Through Sport.

The delivery of the Commissioned Services which include Health Referral, Walking for Health and Erewash Can.

The team also run their popular cycling programmes such as Cycle for Health and Balanceability.

It also provides various activities to hire such as the inflatable obstacle course, adult and child smoothie bike among others.

The team work with multiple partners to identify and secure funding to bring into the borough such as Street Games, Active Derbyshire and Public Health.

For more information on the team please call 0115 907 2244 extension 3963.

Active Lives in Erewash Awards 2020

Nominees, Finalists and Winners. The Award Winners and Runners up are listed below followed by all nominees. 

Active Place Award – Littlewick Medical Centre, Victoria Park & West Park

Long Eaton Judo Club, Springlakes Watersport & Leisure Centre, Shipley ECO Action Group

Active Life Award – Anna Swain, Donald Joyce

Luke Hamilton

Legacy Leisure Adversity Award – Joshua Johns, Abbie Breakwell

Active Coach/Activator Award – Liam Parker, Paul Hartley

Richard Tilson, Wayne Morris, Julie Pilates 

Community Group/Association/Team Award – Long Eaton Rugby Football Club, Ilkeston Cycle Club

Erewash Tree Wardens, Team Petersham 

Project/Initiative/Innovation Award – Fibro Active, Ilkeston Joggers

This Girl Can 

Active Partnership Award – Erewash School Sports Partnership, Big Kirk Hallam Summer Holiday Programme

Impact Physio & Fibro Active

Active Young Persons Award – Evie Hartley, April Platt

Active Volunteer Award – Allison Devine, Richard Tilson

Wendy Hudson, Carl McCarthy, Claire Sellers

Special Recognition Award – Long Eaton Park Run, Christopher Brookes

Abbie Breakwell, Richard Tilson, Sally Hawkins.