There is plenty of local activity around the NHS (2012) Challenge and encouraging people to take up sport and physical activity. Here is a selection of case studies from around the country that will hopefully inspire you to join in and improve your health & wellbeing:
Peter McCarvill - From Brentford to Barcelona - Kent Community Health NHS Trust
I am a Physical Activity Assistant, working as part of the Healthy Weight Team, for Kent Community Health NHS Trust. I decided that I wanted to complete a challenge that would test me, and met up with 2 friends (Matt and Rory) from Bournemouth University and we agreed that we would complete a cycle for charity.
Health Promotion Devon was commissioned to run a step challenge with commissioning staff including Commissioners, CCGs and GP surgery staff in Devon, Plymouth and Torbay (cluster). This later expanded to include council staff in Devon and Torbay.