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Boccia England Under 19 Boccia County School Competition Coming up

Pupils from schools across the county will test their skills in a sports tournament with a difference – competing in the Paralympic sport of boccia.

Organised by Living Sport, sponsored locally by Irwin Mitchell Cambridge office and hosted at Cambridge Regional College, the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Boccia England Under 19 County Schools annual tournament has attracted fifteen teams from nine schools around the county with places in the Regional level competition up for grabs. The competition takes place on Thursday 21st November 10am – 2pm.Read More

Marvin the Moose launches The Daily Mile at Willingham Primary School

Wednesday 30th October, saw Marvin the Moose, Cambridge United’s Mascot, visit Willingham Primary School to launch The Daily Mile with the children.  Marvin surprised the children in their whole school assembly, much to the delight of the children.   Marvin then took part in The Daily Mile with the children giving his seal of approval with plenty of high fives! Cambridge United’s Community Trust runs a number of educational opportunities for …Read More

Highest ever levels of activity recorded in latest survey

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough have recorded their highest ever levels of activity in latest survey; 13,400 more people now active compared to 2015. Across our county 13,400 more people are now active, based on data gathered from 3,000 respondents (aged 16+) to the Active Lives Survey in the 12 months to May 2019. That takes the total number of active adults– those doing at least 150 minutes of moderate intensity physical …Read More

ParaCheer is coming to Cambridgeshire

Join Vogue Athletics from November and show your PASSION!

They’re starting their first full sized ParaCheer team, Vogue Athletics Passion! Training will be every Wednesday between 6:30 and 8:30, in Soham (11 Regal Lane Soham CB7 5BA.) Weekly sessions start 6th November. The sessions are open to those with and without disabilities, all levels welcome, ages 11+ for both male and female athletes. Cost will be £5 per week.Read More

Nominees for the Living Sport Sports Awards 2019

The nominations are in. The Judging Panel have deliberated. And now for the shortlist, for the Living Sport Sports Awards 2019. The Ceremony is to be held at the Burgess Hall in St Ives on Thursday 28th November 2019 and this annual event brings people together to recognise and celebrate the brilliant sporting achievements of the many talented athletes, officials, coaches, volunteers, organisations and clubs in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The …Read More

Ping! Peterborough

Living Sport in partnership with Archway Table Tennis Club, Table Tennis England, Peterborough City Council and Viridor have supported the Ping! Peterborough project to  get local people playing on new Table Tennis Tables at Central Park, Braybrook, Bretton Recreation Ground, Nene Valley Community Centre and Westwood Community Hub  and support existing provision of Connect Park and Itter Park. Ping Peterborough was launched at Central Park in June 2019 by the …Read More

Marvin the Moose celebrates The Daily Mile with the children at Fen Drayton Primary School

Marvin the Moose, Cambridge United’s mascot, visited Fen Drayton Primary School on Thursday 26th September, to celebrate The Daily Mile with the children.  Marvin took a tour of the school with PE Coordinator, Vicky Hawkins, waving to say hi to each class.  Marvin then took part in The Daily Mile with each class giving his seal of approval with plenty of high fives! Cambridge United’s Community Trust runs a number …Read More

Vacancy – Sense Sport and Physical Activity Coordinator East

National Charity Sense has an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join our Arts, Sports and Wellbeing team as our Sport & Physical Activity Coordinator. This is a part time, home based role, working 30 hours per week in the East of England. Our key areas in this region are Peterborough, Cambridge and South Lincolnshire. The role will work closely with partners including Active Partnerships such as Living Sport.Read More