Business Games – an active afternoon for local businesses

August 15th, 2017

Nine teams stepped out of their offices on Friday 14th July for an afternoon of team building, challenges and all round fun at the Leap Business Games. At the event, held in Milton Keynes as part of MK50 celebrations, employees from businesses across Bucks and Milton Keynes challenged their minds and bodies, battling it out to be […]

Hundreds of school children battle it out for medals in mini-Olympics

Hundreds of school children battle it out for medals in mini-Olympics

July 7th, 2017

The iconic Stoke Mandeville Stadium is playing host to 1,200 children today (Friday July 7) as they compete for medals in the 5th Bucks and Milton Keynes School Games. Dozens of schools from all over the county – from Wycombe to South Bucks, to Chiltern, Aylesbury Vale and Milton Keynes – are taking part in a fiercely-contested […]

#CoachingCan make a difference – Sarah’s story

July 5th, 2017

My journey into coaching came quite by surprise to me. Having never really been very sporty and plagued by severe anxiety I had always hidden myself away from the spotlight feeling like I had very little to offer anyone outside of my own family. My son, aged 6 at the time had asked to do […]

Try tennis for free – Great British Tennis Weekend

Try tennis for free – Great British Tennis Weekend

June 27th, 2017

The Great British Tennis Weekend is a nationwide campaign encouraging more people to play tennis. Tennis is a sport for everyone so Clubs / Sport Centres all over the country are offering FREE opportunities to play in support of the campaign. Most people usually see tennis as a long back and forward game when watching […]

One month to go before the Leap Business Games!

One month to go before the Leap Business Games!

June 14th, 2017

Great organisations are run by great teams. You’ve hired the best people, now you just have to keep them working effectively together. So how well do you know your team, and what makes them tick? The phrase team building has a bad reputation, often welcomed with eye rolls and sighs. But it’s one of the […]

Thousands of young people benefit from 100k activity fund

Thousands of young people benefit from 100k activity fund

June 13th, 2017

Thousands of people across Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes have benefited from a £100,000 programme to encourage youngsters to become involved in sport. The ‘Sportivate’ initiative, which ran across the county over the past year, funded 221 projects. Over 3,000 young people, aged 11 to 25, were involved for a period of six to eight weeks, […]

Get your team together for the Business Games

Get your team together for the Business Games

June 6th, 2017

Staff from workplaces across the area are being challenged to form teams to enter the new ‘Leap Business Games’ being launched this summer. Companies will complete against each other in friendly tests of brain power, ingenuity and physical ability. Businesses are being asked to enter mixed-sex teams of six people who will be guided around […]

Volunteers Week 2017

Volunteers Week 2017

May 30th, 2017

Feel like you’re disconnected with a sport you used to love? Being involved in sport doesn’t always mean playing, why not try volunteering! Volunteering gives people a great opportunity to reunite with a sport and make a difference in their local community. For the young people, volunteering gives you a great chance to get a […]

Sailing clubs across the country are inviting you to take to the water!

May 9th, 2017

‘Push the Boat Out’ is a national campaign where 350 sailing clubs and training centres up and down the country open their doors to welcome people and giving them the opportunity to get out onto the water. From 13th – 21st of May FREE sailing and windsurfing sessions are available all around the UK! To […]

Step out this May!

Step out this May!

May 4th, 2017

Walking is a fantastic way to build activity into your daily routine. It’s free, has lots of health benefits and is flexible to fit into busy modern lifestyles. May is national walking month, and with Spring in the air, it’s the perfect time to put a spring in your step. Here are a few ideas […]