Making everyday active in Thanet

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Hi I'm Sarah and I'm the Everyday Active Champion for Thanet. I'm also the Community and Funding Manager for Your Leisure Kent. I work on community focused projects helping to provide access to a healthy lifestyle for everyone. If you would like to talk about being a bit more active or would like help finding an activity then please click the button to contact me.

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Ladies recreational football
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Ladies recreational football, is a great way to meet friends and socialise whilst improving your fitness. There is no need to have played before, this activity is about working and improving at your own pace. This activity is great for both mental and physical health.

Ladies recreational football

Women’s veterans and recreational football is becoming more and more popular. It’s all about fun, companionship and support with a little bit of football added in. There’s no need to...

Sarah JohnsonThanet's Everyday Active Champion

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Pegwell Bay parkrun
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Pegwell Bay's weekly parkrun is a fantastic way to get out, enjoy the great outdoors and meet some fellow runners. Whether you're a total beginner or a more experienced runner, this gentle course is perfect for you.

Pegwell Bay parkrun

Pegwell Bay’s parkrun offers a gentle 5km route through Pegwell Bay Country Park, part of a national nature reserve, with stunning views of Sandwich and Deal to the west and...

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What's going on in Thanet

Invicta Pickleball

Invicta Pickleball

Pickleball is a fun sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. If you’re up for trying an interesting new sport, then give pickleball a try.

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Outdoor Bootcamp for Women

Outdoor Bootcamp for Women

Saturday Bootcamp for women is back with Team Tasha Fitness. All ages, abilities and fitness levels are welcome. Time: 9:30am – 10:30am Venue: Garlinge Recreation Ground, Caxton Road, Margate (free...

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Over 50’s Gentle Exercise Class

Over 50’s Gentle Exercise Class

A gentle exercise class for the over 50’s at Westgate Community Centre.  All abilities and fitness levels are welcome. When: Wednesday 2pm – 3pm Where: Westgate Community Centre, Lymington Road,...

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Over 50’s Pilates Class

Over 50’s Pilates Class

A weekly pilates class for the over 50’s at Westgate Community Centre. All abilities and fitness levels are welcome. When: Wednesday 1pm – 2pm Where: Westgate Community Centre, Lymington Road,...

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Over 50’s Hula Hoop Class

Over 50’s Hula Hoop Class

A Hula Hoop class for the over 50’s at The Avenue in Ramsgate. All abilities and fitness levels are welcome. When: Sunday 10:30am – 11:30am. Where: The Avenue, St Lukes...

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Benefits of…group exercise

Benefits of…group exercise

Taking a group exercise class or joining a club and working out with your peers can be a great way to socially interact and stay on track to achieve your...

Lucy TomlinsonKent Sport

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FeelGood Factory – Thanet

FeelGood Factory – Thanet

Thanet’s two FeelGood Factory facilities provide power-assisted exercise equipment, designed for people with osteoporosis, mobility problems, joint problems, poor posture, muscle tone problems. The venues offer 30-minute circuit workouts, which...

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10 Today – exercises for older people

10 Today – exercises for older people

10 Today is a set of fun 10-minute, audio and video workouts intended to easily fit into your day to help get you stretching and moving at home. The programme has been designed by and for...

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Wheelability at Minnis Bay

Wheelability at Minnis Bay

Wheelability at Minnis Bay is delivered in partnership with Your Leisure and Ageless Thanet. The Wheelability volunteers are proud to provide a variety of fully accessible bikes for disabled and...

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Benefits of…cycling

Benefits of…cycling

The many and varied wonders of cycling make it an activity that is loved by people of all ages, all around the world. Kent and Medway offers so many types...

Rebecca TunicliffeExplore Kent

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Get active, stay active

Get active, stay active

So you’re looking to build more movement into your everyday life? Taking those first steps, and then making a habit of it, are two of the hardest parts. You don’t...

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Broadstairs Sailing Club

Broadstairs Sailing Club

Overlooking Viking Bay, Broadstairs Sailing Club offers the opportunity for all ages and abilities to enjoy the benefits of sailing. Whether you are a complete beginner or you’re a little...

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Get fit for free – trim trail

Get fit for free – trim trail

Have you made a promise to yourself be more active? Lots of us join a gym and plan to get fit, but after a few months we lose interest. There...

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RunTogether – running groups

RunTogether – running groups

RunTogether is a great resource for anyone looking to find like-minded people to run with in their local area. They provide fun, friendly, supportive and inclusive running opportunities for everyone,...

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Paracise exercise classes

Paracise exercise classes

This gentle exercise class is ideal for building strength, balance and flexibility

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Explore Kent – easy access trails

Explore Kent – easy access trails

Easy access trails are ideal for people with pushchairs, wheelchair users or for those who prefer flatter surfaces with no stiles or gates.

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