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Get the latest news from Nordic Walking for Health, including information about group walks, healthwalks and the Multi-Activity Outdoor Trails Network.

New Beginner Courses for Summer – booking open now !

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Nordic walking course - Hove Park, Summer 2014

The next series of Nordic Walking for Health foundation courses for beginners is available for booking: The Ashdown Forest Buxted Park near Uckfield Thursdays from 10.30am to 12midday on 20 & 27 July and 3 & 17 August (with 24 & 31 August as extra dates if needed) – from £43 per person (£10.75 per session & max 6 people). Five places left ! Forest Row near East Grinstead Tuesdays from 10.30am to 12midday on 18 & 25 July and 1 & 15 August (with 22 & 29 August as Read more »

Refresh, Re-start or Keep it Up – 21 to 24 July !

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Nordic walking the Seven Sisters

Booking is open for this extended weekend of refresher sessions, taster/re-starter sessions and group Nordic walks in different locations from Friday 21 to Monday 24 July, inclusive.

More information and how to book is at Nordic-Walks-Refreshers

Brighton & Hove Healthwalks Beginner Course Offer

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Nordic Healthwalk Course 7, Hove Park - Wednesday 9 April 2014

The next series of discounted courses for people wanting to join the Brighton & Hove Healthwalks Scheme for Nordic walking are getting booked up: Wednesdays – FULLY BOOKED with one reserve place left !!! 2 to 3.30pm from 12 July to 2 August Sundays – THREE places left ! 10 to 11.30am from 6 August to 27 August Tuesdays 1.30 to 3pm from 7 September to 28 September. These courses – that will also soon be listed in the Council’s April to September Active for Life programme – consist of Read more »

Ashdown Forest Nordic Evening Walk – Sunday 25 June

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The Ashdown Striders social Nordic walking group - Sunday 3 April 2016

We will meet for 6pm at Bushy Willows car park.Going North on the B2026, the car park is on the left hand side shortly after the B2188 forks off to the right to Groombridge. The entrance is narrow and has a cattle grid, so only one car can pass through at a time. The walk takes in open heathland and the Old Lodge Nature reserve where grazing ponies and deer may be spotted. For more information about the group and how to contact the organiser to book a place, click Read more »