Tees Active is throwing down a challenge to the public of Teesside and it is all in the aid if a good cause. The Swim the Tees Challenge is an opportunity for people to raise fund via sponsorship for Butterwick House Children’s Hospice. The swim the Tees Challenge consists of 4 different graded challenges but… View Article
Tees Active Limited has passed a tough assessment from Sport England’s leading national quality scheme, Quest. Quest is the most well known improvement programme within the leisure industry and its rigorous assessments challenge even the very best leisure centres in the UK. In order to achieve Quest, each Tees Active venue had a one day… View Article
According to the Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) there were no drowning deaths in public swimming pools anywhere in the UK during 2012. RLSS said that as the number of swimming pool deaths has fluctuated between five and 10 in recent years, the figure is a great achievement. Tara Dillon, executive director of RLSS’s trading… View Article
18 July 2012 A lack of exercise is now causing as many deaths as smoking across the world, a study suggests. The report, published in the Lancet to coincide with the build-up to the Olympics, estimates that about a third of adults are not doing enough physical activity, causing 5.3m deaths a year.