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UKactive Events 2014
2nd July, Telford International Centre
The Flame Awards 2014 are the most highly coveted awards of the health & fitness sector. Join us to celebrate innovation and excellence from outstanding operators, suppliers and individuals. Following extensive consultation, exciting changes have been made to the Flame Awards criteria to reflect the evolution of our sector and to create opportunities for facilities, industry suppliers and stakeholders to celebrate the many ways their fantastic work is impacting the health of the nation.
If you would like to enter your facility for the Flame Awards 2014 please click here http://bit.ly/1gmkZXZ
If you would like to purchase tickets for the Flame Awards 2014 please click here http://bit.ly/1b83d73
What is One Big Thing?
It is a programme set up by ukactive, with British Universities and College Sport (BUCS) aimed at getting students more active.
What does registering for One Big Thing entail?
The theme for this year's One Big Thing is 5k anyway. We're encouraging universities up and down the country to get students to tackle a 5k course in whatever way they think most engaging.
All your university needs to do is register here and the most creative ideas will be recognised and awarded later in the year.
Why is it aimed at students in particular?
Because the statistics for inactivity among young people are alarming. In June 2013 it was revealed that only 54.7% of 16-24 year olds play sport once a week. More worryingly, this age group has not seen a significant growth in the last 7 years.
What is the goal of One Big Thing?
We want to engage students in individual and non-traditional activities to promote long term physical activity participation.