Harborough Physical Activity, Sport & Heath Team

Your local Physical Activity, Sport & Health Team

Delivering programmes to support you to become more active

Regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health, to...

  • Improve your quality of life
  • Helps to manage your stress
  • Maintain a healthy weight
  • Reduce the risk of long term health conditions such as Cardiovascular disease, cancers and type 2 diabetes
  • Improve your mood and increase self esteem
  • Improve your mental health and keep the brain active
  • Meet new friends and socialise

To stay healthy or improve health, adults aged 19 to 64 years and older adults aged 65 years and over need to do 2 types of physical activity each week: aerobic exercise and strength exercises.


Active Together Leicestershire

Active Together Leicestershire is a county wide programme which provides opportunities for individuals and communities to become more physically active by participating in a variety of different physical activities leading to improved health and wellbeing.

Physical Activity Development Officers in each district across Leicestershire have each created a programme of regular activities to help you become more active. Active Together Leicestershire offers a wide range of activities from walking, running, cycling, dance to pilates, buggyfit and bowls. Activities are suitable for all ages and abilities and there is an activity for everyone to enjoy!

Active Leicester

Active Leicester provides Physical Activity provision within Leicester City. As within the county, there are a huge number of opportunities for residents to increase activity levels and experience the benefits that this brings. Activities are inclusive for all individuals and can include swimming, walking football and an array of exercise classes.

Active Rutland

Active Rutland is a focus group to develop community and school sport and physical activity provision based upon local providers of sport. Active Rutland work with a range of local partners to ensure there is Sport and Physical Activity provision for all ages and abilities across the Rutland area. Some of these activities include Nordic walking, falls prevention and yoga.

Contact your local Sport and Physical Activity Team:

Blaby District Local Sports Alliance

Blaby District Local Sports Alliance

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Blaby Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 2EP
Telephone
0116 2727703
Mobile
BlabyLSA
Website
http://www.sportblaby.org.uk
Active Charnwood Alliance

Active Charnwood Alliance

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Council Offices, Southfields Road. Loughborough, LE11 2TT
Telephone
01509 634673
Mobile
Active-Charnwood-1795880554018301/
Website
http://www.charnwoodsport.org.uk/
Active Harborough District

Active Harborough District

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Harborough District Council, Adam & Eve Street, Market Harborough, Leics, LE16 7AG
Telephone
01858 828282
Mobile
ActiveHarboroughDistrict
Website
http://www.harboroughsport.org.uk
Hinckley and Bosworth Local Sport and Health Alliance

Hinckley and Bosworth Local Sport and Health Alliance

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Hinckley Leisure Centre, St Mary’s Road, Hinckley LE10 1FL
Telephone
01455 255908
Mobile
hblsha/
Website
http://www.hbsha.org.uk
Active Leicester

Active Leicester

Sports Regeneration Team

Address
Braunstone Leisure Centre, 2 Hamelin Road, Leicester, LE3 1JN
Telephone
0116 454 0590
Mobile
ActiveLeicester
Website
http://www.leicester.gov.uk/activeleicester
Melton Sport & Health Alliance

Melton Sport & Health Alliance

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Parkside, Burton Street, Station Approach, Melton Mowbray, Leics, LE13 1GH
Telephone
01664 502502
Mobile
MeltonSportHA
Website
http://www.meltonsportandhealth.org.uk
North West Leicestershire Local Sports Alliance

North West Leicestershire Local Sports Alliance

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Council Offices, Whitwick Road, Coalville, Leics, LE67 3FJ
Telephone
01530 454606
Mobile
NWLLSA1
Website
http://www.northwestleicslsa.org.uk
Active Oadby & Wigston

Active Oadby & Wigston

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Oadby and Wigston Council Offices, Bushloe House, Station Road, Wigston, LE18 2DR
Telephone
0116 2572672
Mobile
ActiveOadbyWigs
Website
http://www.activeoadbywigston.org.uk/
Active Rutland

Active Rutland

Sport & Physical Activity Team

Address
Active Rutland Hub, Oakham Enterprise Park, Ashwell Road, Rutland, LE15 7TU
Telephone
01572 720936
Mobile
ActiveRutland1
Website
http://www.activerutland.org.uk

Partners

  • Leicestershire County Council
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
    Active Partnerships
    Melton LSA
    Active Oadby and Wigston
  • Active Leicester
    Blaby LSA
    Sport England
    Equality Standard
    Safeguarding
  • Active Rutland
    Harborough LSA
    Charnwood LSA
    NWL LSA

Partners

  • Active Leicester
    Melton LSA
  • Safeguarding
    NWL LSA
  • Active Oadby and Wigston
    Harborough LSA
  • Active Rutland
    Sport England
  • Blaby LSA
    Equality Standard
  • Active Hinckley and Bosworth
    Active Partnerships
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Charnwood LSA