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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.

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 is now open for booking: Wednesdays – four places 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 four 1.5 hour Read more »

Bluebell Nordic Walk – this Saturday morning, Brighton

Nordic Walking through the Bluebells, Stanmer Woods, Brighton - 22 April 2017
Bluebells, Stanmer Woods, Brighton - 22 April 2017

The bluebells are peaking ! Come and Nordic walk through them this Saturday morning.

Meet at 10am in front of Stanmer House in Stanmer Park. The walk will last for 1.5 to 2 hours. Price is from £15 per person depending on numbers.

This will now be a circular Nordic walk around the perimeter of Stanmer Park of about 6.25 miles and has, therefore, been upgraded from the Health to the Fitness level of Nordic walking technique.

New Beginner Courses for Spring – booking open now !

The below Nordic Walking for Health foundation course for beginners is available for booking: The Ashdown Forest Mondays from 1.30 to 3pm on 15 & 22 May and 5 & 12 June in Forest Row (with 19 & 26 June as extra dates if needed) – from £53 per person (£10.60 per session & max 5 people) – five places left ! The next series of fixed date courses starting week beginning 22 May in Brighton & Hove, Eastbourne & Seaford and the Ashdown Forest will be posted early next Read more »

Ashdown Forest Nordic Walk – Sunday 30 April

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

The next walk will include the opportunity to look inside Nutley Windmill, the oldest windmill in Sussex. Details will be posted soon. Usual meeting time of 10am, car park to be confirmed.

Following walks will be about once a month during summer with evening walks beginning next month.

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.