In and around Portsmouth our volunteers and staff work hard to provide a rescue service through our Lifeboats and Lifeguards, educate children about water safety and implement safety campaigns to work towards cutting the number of preventable deaths by drowning in the area. The RNLI is run entirely on public donations and their kind generosity allows us to continue saving lives at sea.Read More
The Fitness Festival exists to celebrate and inspire active and healthy lifestyles. We are proud that our free event is accessible to everyone and we create a platform that enables us to introduce people to new activities, new sports and inspirational guests. They don't come much more inspirational than Mark Gibson, Jon Lakin, Steve and Dan Baker, the four friends from Bristol who make up the Nuts Over The Atlantic team.
For the past two years, the team have been planning and training in preparation for their immense challenge - rowing The Atlantic Ocean in aid of The Movember Foundation. The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge is the premier event in ocean rowing. What's particularly remarkable isRead More
Join Pompey In The Community on Wednesday 4th April for their Charity Golf Day at Skylark Golf and Country Club!Read More
Cancer affects everyone around with every day approximately 130 people being diagnosed in the South East of some form of cancer. This adds up to a horrifying 49,100 sufferers a year.
So to help beat down these statistics, we decided to go for the chop and promote the entry promotion for mine and my team’s Race for Life events across the South.Read More
On Saturday 4th November, we were delighted to attend The Golden Thread Ball, a charity event organised by Triathlon Trust ambassador Lauren Steadman and her friend Natalie Shapanis. Special guests included BBC news presenter and triathlete Louise Minchin and six-time record breaking polar explorer Fiona Thornewill MBE.Read More
Upto 60 lucky swimmers and triathletes have the opportunity to join double Olympian and World Champion swimmer Katy Sexton MBE and a team of experts for a stroke technique and strength training day on Sunday 11th February 2018 at Churchers College, Petersfield.
The 7 hour session is just £60 when booked by 31st December! A perfect Christmas present and start to the New Year for any keen swimmers and triathletes!Read More
After a successful 6 months since their launch, Island Feather have been working hard to push their boundaries, develop their products, and continue their mission to support others to find their freedom.
With an exciting year ahead Island Feather are proud to have brought a new exciting product to market to compliment the brand and capture their outdoor lifestyle.
Introducing … The Horizon Roof Top TentRead More
The 3,000 nautical-mile race began from the inspiring thoughts and plans that Sir Chay Blyth had whilst he was rowing the Atlantic Ocean in 1966 with Jon Ridgeway. It was 92 days of battle against hurricanes, 50ft waves and a near starvation diet. It's no surprise then that more people have been into space, or climbed Everest than have rowed the Atlantic. It takes a certain kind of person to keep going when faced with blisters, salt rash, sharks and sleep deprivation.Read More
Three staff from Pompey in the Community, the charitable foundation of Portsmouth FC, are looking to further support their fantastic disability & community cycling scheme thanks to the support of Larcomes Solicitors.
The Pompey in the Community disability cycling programme, Wheels for All has this year allowed over 200 people with multiple needs and disabilities to get active, get fit and experience the thrill of cycling.Read More
Pompey in the Community won the EFL Checkatrade Community Club of the Year Award for 2016/17 and works with thousands of children and adults in the Portsmouth and surrounding areas every week. Whether it’s the 10 miles, the 5k, 2.5k or 1.5k, it would be fantastic to see as many adults and youngsters as possible doing the run in a Pompey in the Community running top!Read More
One of the most memorable images from the 2017 Fitness Festival was the huge inflatable Santa that took centre stage on Castle Field. "Why?" was the one question most asked on the day. Well, it was a nod to the Santa Fun Run which celebrates its 10th birthday on Sunday 3rd December. Four months on from the 2017 Fitness Festival, here's a run down of Believe and Achieve events you can still get involved with this year!Read More