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Get Healthy Get Into Sport

Get Healthy, Get Into Sport

Project Highlights

533 inactive individuals engaged with the Get Healthy Get Into Sport Project and made some incredible, life changing steps to a healthier lifestyle. They worked with mentors and activity instructors to increase physical activity levels and start to improve their lifestyles.

636 community members attended community sport sessions including Athlefit, beginner running, cycling, mass participation events including Fun Runs and annual project celebration events.

27 people accessed the Community Champion Training Programme.

Quotes from participants:

"I can't believe how a project like Get Healthy, Get Into Sport can change people's lives as much as it has mine. It's given me so much confidence and knowledge about my health and wellbeing. So in my eyes what the Get Healthy Team have done has been fantastic."

"I wouldn't have made such positive changes to my lifestyle on my own. Having the team and mentors there really motivated me to get my lifestyle back on track, helping me to live longer and healthier. Without them I would have drifted through without much commitment."

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Partners

  • Harborough District Council
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Rutland County Council
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Leicester City Council
  • QUEST
    Blaby District Council
    Leicestershire County Council
    East Midlands Platform
    Safeguarding
  • Equality Standard
    County Sport Network
    Sport England
    Age UK L&R
    Melton Borough Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    North West Leicestershire District Council
    Loughborough University
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council

Partners

  • QUEST
    Leicester City Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    County Sport Network
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    East Midlands Platform
  • Harborough District Council
    Blaby District Council
  • Rutland County Council
    Loughborough University
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Sport England
  • Age UK L&R
    British Heart Foundation
  • Melton Borough Council
    Safeguarding
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Equality Standard
  • Charnwood Borough Council