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Why Terry ‘s battle for fitness may inspire a West Somerset community

Date: 5th Dec 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

For Terry Wilson, the gym at West Somerset has given him a new lease of life after his leg was ......

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On your marks and a Ho Ho Ho! for the Santa Dash in Bridgwater November 26

Date: 7th Nov 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Residents of Bridgewater will be guaranteed an early sighting of Father Christmas this November, in fact there won’t be just ......

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West Country runners enjoy autumn’s glory with inspiring 10ks at Castle Cary and Shepton Mallet

Date: 2nd Oct 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Some of Somerset’s most stunning and beautiful locations will be the backdrop for some of the West Country’s most gruelling ......

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South West school children celebrate National Fitness Day thanks to 1610

Date: 20th Sep 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

School children from across the West Country will be able to join in with National Fitness Day (Wednesday 27 September) ......

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Hockeyfest takes off at Cresta Leisure Centre Chard August 20

Date: 14th Aug 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Mums, Dads, kids and all the family are being encouraged to pick up a hockey stick and get playing with ......

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£50,000 gym refurbishment brings new fitness innovation to Bridgwater and West Somerset

Date: 11th Aug 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

Bridgwater and West Somerset residents will soon be able to scale a Norwegian mountain or feel as though they are ......

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1610 Chard Chaser 10k expected to be a sell out event on September 10th

Date: 4th Aug 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Around 300 runners are expected to take part in the 1610 Chard Chaser 10k on Sunday September 10 which could ......

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Why Yeovil women just want to keep on running at Stanchester!

Date: 17th Jul 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Women in Yeovil are being inspired to pull on their trainers and get running as part of an innovative and ......

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1610 West Dorset Waterpolo squads celebrate another resounding success

Date: 7th Jul 2017

Category: Sports

The 1610 West Dorset Waterpolo U14 and U12 squads have enjoyed another resounding victory over rivals at the recent Dorset ......

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1610 helps pupils make the move to Middle School with orienteering fun at Dunster Castle

Date: 6th Jul 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Many pupils will be longing for the summer holidays but before the long summer break happens, pupils from West Somerset ......

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As Johnny Brownlee takes on the World’s biggest Triathlon… Dorset’s Triathletes line up for the Dorchester Dash!

Date: 6th Jul 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

As Johnny Brownlee prepares to battle it out at the world’s biggest Triathlon in Hamburg, during the same weekend as ......

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Dorset’s talented young swimmers honoured in ceremony hosted by 1610 and Dorchester Swimming Baths Trust

Date: 14th Jun 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Dorchester’s talented young able bodied and disabled swimmers are being honoured at a special ceremony at Dorchester Sports Centre on ......

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Calling all novice Triathletes the Dorchester 'Dash' needs you!

Date: 30th May 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

First time or novice Triathletes are being encouraged to sign up for the Dorchester ‘Dash’ Triathlon which takes place on ......

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Two 1610 Holsworthy Pool staff are nominated for national awards

Date: 18th May 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

1610 staff at Holsworthy Pool are celebrating after two of their activity leaders have been nominated for two prestigious national ......

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How 1610 has inspired a Bideford woman to overcome serious illness to take on a Half Ironman

Date: 10th May 2017

Category: Sports

A North Devon woman who has overcome a serious illness is to take on the gruelling challenge of a Half ......

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Unique Swim Buddy initiative launched at 1610 pools across the South West

Date: 3rd May 2017

Category: Sports

A unique swimming initiative is being launched at seven 1610 swimming pools across the South West to encourage more people ......

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South West communities make more than 6 million moves for a better world with 1610

Date: 13th Apr 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

From “Superhero” school children, to the residents of care homes, communities across the South West came together with 1610 last ......

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Brothers sail on to success with the help of 1610 and FANS scheme

Date: 10th Apr 2017

Category: Sports

Two brothers from Dorset who are trying to make it in the competitive sport of sailing have received a helping ......

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Why Women in Chard are “ In It Together” with new running club launch

Date: 6th Apr 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

Women in South Somerset are being urged to put on their trainers and head for 1610 Chard to take part ......

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Wake & Shake

Date: 4th Apr 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

On Wednesday 22nd March Pupils from Minehead First School celebrated being part of the “Let Move for a better world ......