Thanks to everyone who turned up for the Asda Active event at Telford Park. It was a well-attended event, and numbers exceeded the expectations of everyone from organisers to sports providers.
Thanks to the fine weather, and the Olympic appetite, visitor to the protected sites were given free sports to have a go at plus loads of stalls and stands to keep you busy if you wanted to take a breather. The Asda Super Foods For Healthy Kids van also turned up to dish out its good food policy.
If you’d like to know more about the sports at this event you can contact the sports providers at:
Football – Streetwise Soccer – 01204 557 676. Kevin Tasker will show you all the tricks in a sport where you get points for skills as well as goals. For information contact firstname.lastname@example.org who will give you details of street soccer in your area. See the game explained
Athletics – Fit for Sport run Ofsted Registered Kids Camps for children aged between 3-12 years and are a great way for your child to keep active, have fun, make friends, and take part in a wide range of sports and activities, all within a safe environment. SPECIAL OFFER! Book a Kids Camp this summer and quote “Asda Active” to receive an exclusive 20% discount. Don’t live near a Kids Camp? For a free Fitter Family Book containing hints and tips on how to get your family active and fit this summer, contact Fit for Sport at email@example.com. See the guys in action at an Asda Active event here
Martial Arts – Lee Matthews British Military Martial Arts. The organisation have over 70 schools around the country and pride themselves on military-styled fitness suitable for all shapes and sizes. You can call them on 0800 389 3987 and your first class is free. To see Lee click here
Rugby – Telford Hornets run junior teams and are always on the lookout for new players. Even if you have never passed or kicked a rugby ball, the Hornets are a friendly club with the emphasis on fun. The team also won an Asda Active Community Donation so their facilities are sure to improve.
Volleyball – Telford Volleyball Club run teams for boys and girls, men and women, and training is on Wednesday nights from 8pm – 10pm and on Sunday’s from 2pm – 4pm. It takes place at Phoenix School Dawley. Call Pete Serle on 077222 842 08 for more details. Gain some pointers by clicking here
Asda Active Local Sports Directory
Here are some sports providers in your local area:
|Swimming||Wellington (Telford) Swimming Club||Click|
|Basketball||TCAT Warriors B'ball Team||Click|
|Swimming||The Court Swimming Club||Click|
|Swimming||Wrekin College Swimming Club||Click|
|Fencing||Wrekin Sword Fencing Club||Click|
|Triathlon||Wrekin College Triathlon Club||Click|
|Fencing||HLC Fencing Club||Click|
|Swimming||Oakengates Amateur Swimming club||Click|
|Hockey||Telford & Wrekin Hockey Club||Click|
The FIA and their partner Sport England have teamed up with Asda to create the Asda Active campaign. Each of the Asda Active zones will be supported by Fields in Trust, Games4Life and some key sports providers and promoters.
Fields in Trust is marking the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee by protecting 2,012 outdoor spaces from development and ensuring local kids and future generations have somewhere to relax and play. Telford Town Park Arena is one of those spaces.