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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.

Extra Brighton & Hove ‘Healthwalks Offer’ Beginner Course for the New Year

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

Discounted courses are available for city residents wanting to Nordic walk on the free, green Healthwalks or to join the free amber/red Nordic Progression Walks run by the City Council’s Healthwalks Scheme. If this doesn’t apply to you, standard Nordic Walking for Health beginner courses are also available – more information is at Courses BOOKING is now OPEN for five special courses running from January to April next year – including, due to popular demand, an extra course for the New Year on Tuesday afternoons: Tuesdays 11am to 12.30pm or Read more »

Ready to extend your course to the Fitness level this month ?

Nordic walking in the Seven Sisters Country Park, East Sussex
Nordic walking the Seven Sisters

Are you under 60 and ready to move beyond the Health level of Nordic walking technique to the higher Fitness level ? If so, booking is now open for: Session 6 (Fitness level) – 1.30 to 3.30pm Sunday 26 November, South Downs Location (tbc). The price is from £20 per person depending on numbers. Poles are available, if required, and included. To make an enquiry, click on Nordic Walking for Health to send an email or text/phone 07813 524587. For information on these levels of Nordic walking technique, read more at Courses

Weekday Taster Sessions coming up !

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Nordic walking course - Hove Park, Summer 2014

Booking is now open for:

Stanmer Park, Brighton

10.30am – Wednesday 15 November

2pm – Wednesday 22 November.

The price is from £15 per person, depending on numbers. Poles are included.

Places must be booked in advance. These are not drop-in sessions.

To make an enquiry, click on Nordic Walking for Health to send an email or text/phone 07813 524587.

Ashdown Striders’ Nordic Walk – this Sunday 5 November

Nordic walking on the Ashdown Forest
A Nordic Walking for Health course takes the The Southern Slopes & The Airman’s Grave

Meet at 10am Duddleswell Car Park. The walk is approx 1.5 hours over open heathland, mainly undulating but with one reasonable downhill and one uphill stretch. Duddleswell Car Park is almost opposite the Duddleswell Tea Rooms on the B2026. If coming from Nutley take the Crowborough Rd across the forest (the one with the cattle grid at either end) when you reach the B2026 turn right and it is the first car park on your right. If coming north on the A22, take the last exit at the Lampool Roundabout Read more »