Two women wearing swim hats and goggles, chatting and smiling whilst in an outdoor pool on a sunny day.Photo Credit: Sport England

Be inspired With the Sport England This Girl Can National Campaign

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This Girl Can is a nationwide campaign to get women and girls active, regardless of shape, size, ability and background.
A coach helping a young child walking with a frame playing football.Photo credit: Sport England

Advice to Help You Safeguard in Sport, PE and Active Lifestyles

The following advice and information can help safeguard participants engaged in organised sport, PE and active lifestyles across the county.
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Active Devon Corporate Information to View or Download

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Our corporate information enables stakeholders to have a good understanding of our work and how our organisation is managed.
Two winners receiving an award at the Devon Sports Awards 2019, with guest host presenting the awards.

A Night of Celebration at the Devon Sports Awards 2019

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Community sporting heroes and heroines across Devon were recognised for their achievements at the Devon Sports Awards.
A women running through a forest with trees around her and leaves on the ground, with the sunlight beaming through an opening where the runner is heading to. Being in nature can help with mental health.Nathalie-Desiree-Mottet-Unsplash

The Power of Physical Activity and the Positive Impact on Our Mental Health

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A personal journey about how running helped with overcoming grief and improve mental health and the power of sport and physical activity.
Sun shining through the trees in woodland areaJill Dimond on Unsplash

Social Prescribing: How Being Active in Nature is Transforming Health

Active Devon's Gareth Dix talks about how social prescribing is helping people to become more active through a nature-led approach.
Active Devon's Claire Beney talking to Active Devon's Gareth Dix whilst sat outside at a table at Exeter quayside with the river behind them.Active Devon

Running Through Grief – a Personal Story on How Marathon Training Helped with Loss

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Active Devon's Claire Beney shares her personal story of how running helped with her physical and mental health following the loss of her dad.
Lots of runners, including young people, men and women of all ages running along Exeter Riverside as they start the 5K parkrun on a sunny day with the river to one side surrounded by trees and open green spaces.Active Devon

Parkrun is a Free 5K Event Held Every Saturday Throughout Devon

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Parkrun organise free, weekly, 5K timed runs throughout the UK. They're open to everyone and take place in pleasant parkland surroundings.
Lots of runners, including young people, men and women of all ages running along Exeter Riverside as they start the 5K parkrun on a sunny day with the river to one side surrounded by trees and open green spaces.Active Devon