Sports & Fitness

The 71st year of the North London Netball League's presence in Palmers Green might herald a (literally) brighter future for netball in our part of the capital, or it could be the League's final season - it all hangs on a vote that will be taken at next month's meeting of Enfield's planning committee. Your voice too might help sway the committee members in favour of granting planning permission for an upgrade to the courts which has the full support of the Friends of Broomfield Park.

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Hannah Lenton is asking whether anyone is intererested in vinyasa yoga sessions in Broomfield Park.

Starting in February, Lara van Zuydam (Yogamancy) will be launching Run and Restore sessions in Palmers Green.

London Sport is carrying out research on behalf of Enfield and Haringey councils into participation in sport and physical activity amongst Turkish and Kurdish populations living across both boroughs. Statistics show that Turkish and Kurdish residents are less physically active than other residents, which can negatively affect their health. The research is aimed at finding out why this is and what could be done to improve the amount of physical activity by Turkish and Kurdish residents.

Sport England will be offering Enfield Council £100,000 from its Community Asset Fund to go towards the extensive improvements needed for the netball courts in Broomfield Park.

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Watch Palmers Green Tales latest film, about the North London Netball League. Matches are played in Broomfield Park.

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What are you doing this summer? Keeping fit? Socialising? Playing sports? Why not combine all of the above, come and try out lawn bowls with us at Arnos Bowling Club?

Enfield police invite you to participate in or watch a 3-on-3 basketball tournament at Edmonton Leisure Centre, in aid of the Godwin Lawson Foundation

A team of Nordic Walkers from Palmers Green recently took part in the inaugural Vitality Big Half, raising funds for Silverfit, a London-wide charity which enables people over 45 to regain or maintain their lifelong fitness.

With the better weather just around the corner, have you thought about trying a different sport at SELBORNE BOWLING CLUB? We've been the home of bowling in Southgate since 1912 (entrance at the bottom of Ye Olde Cherry Tree pub car park). The season opens at the end of April, so if you're planning on ways to meet new friends and do your general health a big favour, come along and meet the coaches any Sunday morning from May to September from 10:00 a.m. All equipment can be supplied for.......
Hello, I'm looking for any information on the Palmers Green Athletic Club on the Tottenhall Road in the late 1960s - early 70s, particularly the cricket section. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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A message from Elaine Hall-Freeman of Selborne Bowling Club Wild West Fun Day at Selborne bowling ClubHave you thought of trying a new sport? Why not give it a try at Selborne Bowling Club? Whether you're an experienced bowler or know nothing about the game but would like to find out more, we've got coaches who would show you the ropes and members who would make you very welcome. Pop in any Sunday morning to find out more or visit our website at selbornebc.co.uk. As much as we love our bowls,.......