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Haslemere Festival of Sport

Lord Sebastian Coe, President of the IAAF, says ‘I am really delighted that the Haslemere Festival of Sport is taking place and such events give every opportunity for people of all ages and all abilities to try out a new sport or activity, and to fully understand all the benefits of being active, making new […]

Haslemere Festival of Sport

The inaugural Haslemere Festival of Sport took place on Bank Holiday Monday with glorious summer weather and about 700 people enjoying 18 different sports and activities over the course of a splendid afternoon. With all the excitement of the Rio Olympics in the air, the theme was Pick up and Play – an open invitation […]

Pick up and Play at the Haslemere Festival of Sport

To complement all the excitement of the Rio Olympic games going on at present, there is the Haslemere Festival of Sport happening on August Bank Holiday at Woolmer Hill from 12 til 4 pm.  The theme is ‘Pick up and Play’, and the many clubs and activities present will be encouraging everyone visiting the Festival […]

The first four grants to Create a Star are awarded

The first grants of the Haslemere Create a Star Project for 2010 have recently been awarded.  Four successful candidates will receive £500 towards their training and competition costs for 2011.  Grant applications were submitted in September and were assessed and awarded by an independent selection panel.  The scheme, under the auspices of Active Waverley, was […]