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Events - October, 2018

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October 2018

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Date: Tue, 02 Oct 2018

Location: Royal Society of Medicine, London, W1G 0AE

The conference will respond to the overwhelming requests for a primary focus on outcomes and action. The day will seek to highlight new and innovative evidence based ideas that are both transferable and applicable to you as delegates and the communities that you represent.

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Leadership in Running Fitness

Date: Sat, 06 Oct 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)

Location: Harrogate High School, Ainsty Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 4AP

What will I learn?
The course will focus on the safe organisation of achievable and progressive running activity and how to lead a group of runners of varying ability.

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Introduction to Canoeing and Kayaking leading to 1 Star Course

Date: Sat, 06 Oct 2018 (10:00 - 17:00)

Location: Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre, Loughborough Rd Leicester, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 5PN

A full day of learning all the basics about canoe and kayaking. Perfect for beginners who want to get it all done in one day.

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Over 50 Golf Croquet World Championship 2018

Date: Sat, 06 Oct 2018 - Sat, 13 Oct 2018

Location: Cairo, Egypt

7 competitors from England will be taking on the challenge in Egypt to be crowned World Champion.

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Youth Olympic Games

Date: Sat, 06 Oct 2018 - Thu, 18 Oct 2018

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

The Youth Olympic Games is the world’s largest multi-sport event for high-performance young athletes, that aims at inspiring athletes to embrace the Olympic values of RESPECT, FRIENDSHIP, AND EXCELLENCE.

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Purposeful Physical Play Training

Date: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 (18:00 - 20:30)

Location: North West Leicestershire District Council, Council Offices, Whitwick Road, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3FJ

Price: FREE

Join the movement to promote physical literacy/physical development

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Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Oadby & Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leicestershrie, LE18 2DR

Price: £35.00

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

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Betfred Super League Grand Final

Date: Sat, 13 Oct 2018

Location: Old Trafford, M16 0RA

80 minutes of top class rugby league on the pitch complimented by live music, a celebrity DJ, and much more great entertainment off it.

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Leicester Marathon

Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2018

Location: Victoria Park, London Road Leicester, LE1 7RY

Simply pledge to raise a minimum of £100 in aid of LOROS and you can run for free!

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Leicester Marathon and Half Marathon

Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2018

Location: Victoria Park, London Road Leicester, LE1 7RY

Every great city around the world has its own iconic marathon – including London, Berlin, Paris, New York and Boston.

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European TeamGym Championships

Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 - Sat, 20 Oct 2018

Location: Odivelas - Portugal

The European Championships in TeamGym is one of the most recent UEG events and takes place every even-numbered year.

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Taekwondo Grand Prix

Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 - Sun, 21 Oct 2018

Location: Manchester Regional Arena, M11 3FF

In 2018 the Grand Prix returns to Manchester, the home of GB Taekwondo. The world’s leading athletes will compete across 3 days of exciting competition.

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British Rowing Senior Championships 2018

Date: Sat, 20 Oct 2018 - Sun, 21 Oct 2018 (08:00 - 18:00)

Location: National Watersports Centre, Holme Pierrepoint, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG12 2LU

The British Rowing Senior Championships is open to all senior club rowers. It is a chance for the top senior rowers from across the country to race each other and one of the few events in the UK where Great Britain’s international rowers compete under their club colours.

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BOX Instructor (England Boxing)

Date: Sat, 20 Oct 2018 (10:00 - 17:00)

Location: Windsor Leisure Centre, Clewer Mead,, Stovell Road, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 5JB

BOX is a new fitness experience devised by England Boxing coaches who have worked with the best boxers in the country.

Participants gain all-over body conditioning while learning the techniques used by Olympic boxers to succeed in the ring.

Classes incorporate many different elements of boxing training, such as partner pad-work, skipping, punch bags and shadow boxing, ensuring participants get a great overall cardiovascular workout; developing core strength, co-ordination and fitness.

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Artistic Gymnastics World Championships

Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 - Sat, 03 Nov 2018

Location: Doha - Qatar

Doha will host the 48th artistic gymnastics world championships.

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Grade One Assistant Wheelchair Basketball Coach (British Wheelchair Basketball)

Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - Sun, 28 Oct 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)

Location: Kennet Leisure Centre, Stoney Lane, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 4LJ

Get into wheelchair sport and gain your starter Level One in delivering Wheelchair Basketball. With three hubs across Berkshire, Get Berkshire Active are keen to work with you to gain a qualification and enable you be deployed into one of these hubs.

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Leicester Business Festival

Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - Fri, 09 Nov 2018

Location: Across Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland, Various,

Leicester Business Festival is back for 2018

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DMU Graduate Recruitment and Placements Fair

Date: Wed, 31 Oct 2018 (11:00 - 15:00)

Location: De Montfort University Running Club, Various, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH

De Montfort University runs a large recruitment fair for the benefit of it's students, graduates and employers each year.


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


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