active recreation


Related to active recreation: passive recreation

active recreation

n.
Outdoor recreational activities, such as organized sports, playground activities, and the use of motorized vehicles, that require extensive facilities or development or that have a considerable environmental impact on the recreational site.
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The long-awaited project, funded by Barclays Spaces for Sport, was based at the Marshall Drive Active Recreation Playing Field.
Sport and active recreation clubs play a vital role in cultural inclusion and increasing the feeling of connectedness between young people, their families and the local community," Ms Davies said.
Lancaster Friends of the Nashua River (LFONR)'s mission is to ensure that the Nashua River, as it flows through the town of Lancaster, is nurtured and valued as a community asset with wildlife and habitat protection, effective water quality management, flood plain and greenway acquisition and accessible for passive and active recreation for its citizens and visitors.
We are dedicated to increasing the number of people taking part in sport, active recreation and wider physical activity through responding to the needs of the local community and providing a dynamic and excellent value-for-money service.
The Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway is a 14-mile long route for commuting and active recreation that will connect waterfront communities from Greenpoint to Bay Ridge, many of which are now divided by a dearth of connecting transit service.
In addition to active recreation investors who do not work and some of the banks, causing a series of operations is very difficult.
5%) of those adults surveyed in Wirral said that they took part in, on average, sport and active recreation at moderate intensity for at least 30 minutes on at least 12 days out of the last four weeks.
CSW Sport is an established sub-regional agency made up of key local bodies who have formally committed to working together and contributing to developing sport and active recreation for people throughout the region.
The grants announced today will also help to protect critical habitat, preserve open space, and create or upgrade community parks for active recreation.
Nick Garnett, head of leisure at Solihull Council, said: "NS Fusion is contributing to the regeneration of north Solihull through sport and active recreation.
Worse, according to Sport England's Active People Survey, more than half of adults don't take part in any moderate-intensity sport or active recreation.
It will also encourage them to increase their participation in sport and active recreation, either as competitors or as volunteers regardless of their age or ability.
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