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Could you help Enfield Get Fit for 2013?

Published Thursday, 03 January 2013

Were you a Games Maker, 2012 volunteer or are you a fitness fan? If so Enfield Council wants you to help get Enfield residents fit and healthy for 2013!!

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With the fantastic summer of sport and the Christmas and New Year excesses over, we are keen to get Enfield residents more active and remind ourselves of the fantastic benefits sport can bring. We have launched our new 'Get Fit for 2013' programme of activities, and need keen sports enthusiasts to act as Volunteer Sport and Activity Promoters for the Council's Everybody Active Team in Enfield.

Cllr Bambos Charalambous, Cabinet Member for Culture and Leisure said "If you were involved in the Olympics, or even if you just love fitness or sport why not use your enthusiasm to inspire others and become a volunteer for Enfield Council? There are so many great events and sessions you can become involved in which can help get others as passionate for sport and healthy activities as you are, and get people fighting fit for 2013."

The role will include promoting and supporting the services of the Council's Everybody Active Team in and around the London Borough of Enfield at local events and at key venues with a large public audience.

This can include:

- Marshalling at large events

- Promoting our services at schools assemblies and events

- Flyer distribution

- Assisting sports activities with registration of participants

- Assisting sports activity coaching

The Council's Everybody Active team run a range of activities to help get the borough moving including:

Youth provision:

•  Under 5s: ballet, football, pony rides, trampolining and pre school gym

•  Range of sports for over 5s

• Free outreach Street Active programme 8-12yrs & 13-24yrs

• Sessions for young disabled people

Adult activity:

•  Free walks programme

•  Fitness sessions in parks

•  Sport and fitness programmes from badminton to Pilates and much more!

•  Active Workplace activities

•  50+ activities

Events:

•  10km & 3km Charity Fun Run and 3km Family Walk

•  15km Night Hike

•   Trials for London Youth Games and Mini Marathon

Full training is given.

To find out more about becoming a Volunteer Sport and Activity Promoter for Enfield Council, or to find out about activities that could help you get fit please visit our website or send us an email.  

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