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This Girl Can Run a Marathon Again or So She Thinks!

This Girl Can Run a Marathon Again or So She Thinks!

Posted: Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:00

I spent most of last year complaining about training for a marathon and how tired I was so when the opportunity arose this year to apply for a Golden Bond charity place for London Marathon I thought why not...I always liked a challenge. I was so pleased to be accepted especially as I am running for a...

Tags: Asics front runner, Bedford, Free Fitness Classes, Luton, Luton Sports Funding, Marathon training plan, Sport Bedfordshire, Sports Funding, This Girl Can, Women Only Fitness, femalerunner, girlswhorun, gosponsorher, justgiving, news, running, sponsorship, teamBEDS&LUTON

Need free help and advice with setting up a new sports club?

Need free help and advice with setting up a new sports club?

Posted: Thu, 02 Feb 2017 11:49

Club Matters is Sport England's one stop shop for sports clubs and provides free, convenient, practical resources to help you develop and run a sustainable club.

About Club Matters

Club Matters is Sport England's one stop shop for sports clubs. Club Matters provides free, convenient, practical resources...

Tags: Luton Sports Funding, Sport Bedfordshire, Sport England, Sports Funding, bedford sports clubs, club matters, luton sports clubs, news, sports club development, teamBEDS&LUTON

What do you want your digital footprint to be?

What do you want your digital footprint to be?

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:08

That was the question journalist and social media expert, Cathy Wood, asked our young games makers at the social media and journalism workshop at yesterday's Bedfordshire School Games Maker Conference.

The session challenged the young leaders from Redborne, Sandy and Biddenham Upper Schools, Stopsley...

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Making your crowd funding campaign successful

Posted: Tue, 08 Dec 2015 15:52

Now that you've decided to create a crowd funding campaign on teamBEDS' crowd funding site, the world is your oyster! To help you maximise the interest you generate – and raise your target – here are a few steps to guide you through a successful campaign.

Once your campaign is approved and...

Tags: Coaching, Inclusive Sport, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

teamBEDS&LUTON Business Manager, Graham Simpson, explains why Team Beds is supporting crowd funding in Bedfordshire.

teamBEDS&LUTON Business Manager, Graham Simpson, explains why Team Beds is supporting crowd funding in Bedfordshire.

Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2015 14:29

You may be wondering why crowd funding is a worthwhile cause for teamBEDS&LUTON to support. We are so often asked if we can help with funding for sports groups and individuals and this bespoke crowd funding platform means that we can direct all manner of good causes to our very own crowd funding...

Tags: Inclusive Sport, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Coaching Volunteers Make the Difference in Bedfordshire

Coaching Volunteers Make the Difference in Bedfordshire

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:06

Some fantastic work is being done in community sport in Bedfordshire which teamBEDS&LUTON is proud to support with coaching bursaries to help coach development.

The latest round of awards included the following sports and individuals:

Cricket

Awards were given to Mark Hudson of Bedford Cricket Club...

Tags: Coaching, Inclusive Sport, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Getting people active outdoors early is the key

Getting people active outdoors early is the key

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:33

That was the message from Kelly Gordon, project director of the research commissioned by Sport England 'Getting Active Outdoors', in her keynote speech at yesterday's teamBEDS&LUTON County Networking Day. The research revealed overwhelmingly that if you get people involved in outdoor activity when...

Tags: Coaching, Inclusive Sport, Sport England, This Girl Can, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

County Networking Day Examines What Motivates us to get Active Outdoors?

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2015 10:29

At this month's County Networking Day (Wed, 18th Nov at the Mansion House SG18), we are delighted to confirm that Kelly Gordon will open proceedings with a presentation of the findings from the major research project 'Getting Active Outdoors: A study of Demography, Motivation, Participation and Provision...

Tags: Sport England, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Have your say in your nation's sport strategy

Have your say in your nation's sport strategy

Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:38

How many of us realise that Britain, relative to its size, is probably the best sporting nation in the world? It's true. And the Government wants your views on how we can stay at the top of our game.

The huge success of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the role models provided by our fantastic...

Tags: Inclusive Sport, Sport England, Sporting Futures, This Girl Can, news, teamBEDS&LUTON