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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.

Ashdown Forest Nordic Evening Walk – Sunday 25 June

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

The next evening walk is planned for Sunday 25 June. Details to be announced.

The usual Sunday 10am walks will continue monthly during summer with some evening walks on offer, too.

For more information about the group and how to contact the organiser to book a place, click on Ashdown Striders and scroll down to the bottom of the page.

Fitness Session 6 – 3pm this Friday, Brighton

Early spider orchid, Castle Hill Nature Reserve
Castle Hill is chalk grassland with a wide range of colourful flowers: a national stronghold for the very rare early spider orchid.

If you’re interested and feel ready to extend your course by moving on to the Fitness level of Nordic walking technique, there are three places available on this session.

The price is from £15 per person depending on numbers. It will be two hours long and take place in/aound Castle Hill Nature Reserve, Woodingdean, with a start time of 3pm.

To make an enquiry or book a place, click on contact us

Village Green Taster Day – Sunday 28 May

The Greensward - East Dean
The Greensward - East Dean

To mark World Nordic Walking this year, a rolling programme of free, small group 45 minute taster sessions will be run on the Greensward village green in East Dean, near Eastbourne, throughout the day on Sunday 28 May. Specialist Nordic walking poles are provided. Sessions will run on the hour every hour from 9am to 5pm. Places are limited on each session, so booking in advance is recommended. Why not make a day of it by visiting the local area in and around the Eastbourne Heritage Coast, including Birling Gap, Beachy Read more »

Health Session 5 – this Friday PM, Brighton

a photo of Nordic walking
Nordic Walking - Stanmer Park, 3 Sept 2014

If you’re interested and feel ready to extend your course by moving on to the Health level of Nordic walking technique, there are four places available on this session. The price is from £15 per person depending on numbers. It will be two hours long and take place in Stanmer Park with a start time of 3pm. To make an enquiry or book a place, click on contact us This is then likely to be followed by a Fitness session PM on Friday 26 May, Wednesday 31 May or Wednesday Read more »