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New Year, New You, New Business!

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Posted: Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:15

New Year, New You, New Business!

Kick start your New Year with a happier and healthier lifestyle. Between Monday 4th January and Sunday 28th February 2016 you are invited to join the 8 week Workplace Challenge Activity Log designed to support you increase your activity levels whilst at work.

We'd like to challenge and encourage wokrplaces to help us save one sickness day per employee during 2016 saving Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland based businesses an estimated £35,730,600 per year…….simply by becoming more physically active!

Engagements with Workplace Challenge has led to organisations seeing increased productivity, reduced absenteeism and improved team morale but most importantly are employees themselves now have higher job satisfaction, more confidence, a wider social friends group and of course are at lower risk of developing further health conditions

So how can you and your workplace get involved?

Activity Log – Log your levels of sport and physical activity online and challenge yourself and your colleagues to become a more active workplace. Create your own activity targets, monitor your 150 minutes of recommended physical activity and get lots of tips and hints of how you can revolutionise your lunch break!

Competition Programme – Bring a team of your friends or colleagues to join our fun and friendly offline competitions in a wide range of sports throughout the year. Events are suitable for all ages and abilities and are the perfect teambuilding activity

Sign up for free at www.workplacechallenge.org.uk/lrsport to gain points, prizes and reap the benefits of a healthier, more active lifestyle and workforce!

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Partners

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

Partners

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