Workplace Challenge Business Games 18 July

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We invite teams from across the county to take part in Wiltshire and Swindon Sport's first Business Games.

This is a Business Games with a difference as it is hosted by Caenhill Countryside Center.

An afternoon of multi-sports fun and traditional farm games, followed by a Hog Roast and a chance to socialise with the other Challengers!

One member of the team needs to be a Workplace Challenger, you can team up with friends, family and colleagues.

Find out more and how you can book your team in now!

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In modern canoeing, or paddle sports, canoes and kayaks are often classified under the same terminology, despite the watercraft having different designs and historical uses.

Canoeing offers something for everyone, from calm steady paced touring on canal and placid waters, to competitive sprint racing and facing the challenge of racing down white water. 

In modern canoeing, or paddle sports, canoes and kayaks are often classified under the same terminology, despite the watercraft having different designs and historical uses.

Canoeing offers something for everyone, from calm steady paced touring on canal and placid waters, to competitive sprint racing and facing the challenge of racing down white water. 

From exploring fantastic coastal scenery by sea kayak to performing the ultimate playboat moves while ‘playing’ and ‘shredding’ the river, Canoeing offers something for everyone young or old, and you don't just have to live by the sea or along a canal to get involved, canoe clubs can be found countrywide, even in big cities!

The recognised National Governing Body for Canoeing in the UK is the British Canoe Union, and more information can be found on

For more information on canoeing opportunities in the South West, visit 

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Courses and Events

Mon Jun 01 @ 3:30PM - 05:30PM
Tri Golf Level 2 School Games Competition
Tue Jun 02 @12:00PM - 03:00PM
Tennis Level 2 School Games Competition
Thu Jun 04 @ 9:30AM -
Swimming Level 2 School Games
Mon Jun 08 @12:00AM
Swimming Gala
Mon Jun 08 @ 3:30PM - 05:00PM
Quadkids level 2 School Games Competition
Tue Jun 09 @12:00PM - 03:00PM
Tennis Level 2 School Games Competition
Tue Jun 09 @ 1:00PM -
Gymnastics level 2 School Games Festival
Thu Jun 11 @10:00AM -
Gymnastics level 2 School Games Festival
Fri Jun 12 @ 9:30AM -
Swimming Level 2 School Games
Tue Jun 16 @12:30PM - 03:00PM
Tennis Level 2 School Games Competition


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