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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 August – booking open now !

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Family on a Nordic Walking for Health course

The next series of Nordic Walking for Health foundation courses for beginners is available for booking – with family groups welcome (see below for details): The Ashdown Forest Buxted Park near Uckfield Thursdays from 10.30am to 12midday on 17, 24 & 31 August and 7 September – from £43 per person (£10.75 per session & max 6 people). Forest Row near East Grinstead Tuesdays from 1.30 to 3pm on 15, 22 & 29 August and 5 September – from £53 per person (£13.25 per session & max 5 people) Brighton 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

Ashdown Striders’ Evening Nordic Walk – this Sunday 16 July

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

Meet at 6pm in Church Hill Car Park. The route is partly in woodland and then on the open heath. From the B2026 across the forest, take the B2188, the right fork to Groombridge and Tunbridge Wells. Go steadily down hill through woodland for some distance. The trees begin to thin out on the right with a good view of the heath on that side. Beyond the 40mph signs on the road surface, the car park is on the left before a left hand bend. For more information about the Read more »

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 »