Our Active Communities Team work across the district to help residents with their physical health and wellbeing. They run a variety of activities for all ages and abilities. To find out more about what they do and where the sessions take place please take a look at this page.
Following the government’s Covid-19 roadmap our Active Communities sessions were able resume outdoors from the 29 March.
Remember that you need to book your place on any of the sessions before you turn up.
Nordic Walking is an enhanced walking technique that uses poles to work your upper body as well as your legs. It is a fun and social activity that can be enjoyed in town centres or open countryside throughout the year
Sutton Courtenay – Recreation Ground – Every Wednesday and Friday at 10:30-11:30.
Family Xplorer events
Xplorer is a family friendly fun navigation challenge that is suitable for all ages. Using a simple map, the aim is to find a number of markers that are located around the park.
Returning: Summer 2021
Wellbeing Walks is a national program run by The Ramblers aiming for everyone to access a friendly short group walk within easy reach of where they live to help them become and stay active.
Restarting from the 12 April
Faringdon – White Horse Medical Practice – Tuesday 9.30am – Starting back 13 April
Wantage – Newbury Street/Church Street Practice – Tuesday 11am – Starting back 13 April
Abingdon – Long Furlong Medical Practice – Tuesday 2pm – Starting back 13 April
Buggy walks are a social and fun way for parents to be active with their baby or toddler – buggies and slings welcome!
Restarting in Grove 22 April
GO Active Gold helps those aged 55 and over to live more active lifestyles by setting up physical activities for all abilities in rural areas.
To find out more click on the button below
Please see our Go Active, Get Healthy page for details of our diabetes support.
All the sessions that are run by the Active Communities team and those they work with are done following Covid-19 safety guidelines.
Anyone wanting to attend a session must book beforehand using the contact details on this page.
To find out more about activities taking place across Oxfordshire which may suit you please head to our find activities to suit you page.