Get involved with Get Active Essex!
Tendring District Council is supporting "Get Active Essex" a countrywide campaign that aims to encourage a healthier and more active county.
Statistics show that almost 50% of people in Essex are not participating in sport or physical activity. This campaign, led by Active Essex and supported by Tendring District Council, aims to get the people of Essex more active.
www.activeessex.org have launched the brand new online activity finder which is a one stop shop for all sport clubs and activities in Essex.
Local Sports Personality and Strictly Come Dancing contestant Mark Foster is the face of the campaign. He is a record breaker and Olympic swimmer.
"I am very proud to be the face of Get Active Essex. I am really passionate about encouraging an active and healthy lifestyle and it's fantastic to see a campaign like this. By working with Active Essex I hope to show the importance of keeping active and healthy. I also hope that I can help inspire the people of Essex to try their hand at new sports and activities."
Whatever your sport, whatever your game, whether you're a club, a volunteer, a partner or a funder, Active Essex is here to make sport and physical activity happen for you!