Posted: Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:22
As part of the Women and Coaching Project; Reach into teamBEDS&LUTON the County Sport Partnership awarded Dunstable Road Runners (DRR) a bursary to help support 2 of their female runners become run leaders. The running club implemented a beginners running programme; couch to 5k over a 10 week period...
Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:06
Thank you to those who attended the workshop last night (15th Nov). We really hope you came away with some useful tips and an insight into the young people of today. It was great to have such a range of clubs and organisations in the room, sharing experiences and learning from each other.
Posted: Tue, 08 Nov 2016 07:58
Sport England have launched a new strategy, Towards an Active Nation, which puts tackling inactivity at the heart of what we do, and they are going to triple the amount invested in helping people to become active. As a first step, they will be investing up to £10 million into projects to help older...
Posted: Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:09
We have recently launched an exciting new agreement with Funding 4 Sport to help fund sport and physical activity in our local Luton and Bedford community. Funding4Sport write funding bids for organisations on a 'no win, no fee' basis and have an 85% success rate! They write funding bids for community...
Posted: Thu, 13 Oct 2016 14:48
Our first Sports Club Forum for clubs in Luton & Bedford was held on Monday 10 October and we have a great turnout from sports clubs and NGB's from around Bedfordshire, in total 45 people attended.
Posted: Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:03
Shake Up September Success!
This September, Workplace Challenge asked businesses across England to take some inspiration from the success of Team GB and Paralympics GB in Rio and to shake up the routine by trying new sports and adding some activity into the working day.
Posted: Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:30
team BEDS&LUTON in partnership with Active Luton recently organised a Female Only National Pool Lifeguard Qualification course at Inspire Sports Village in Luton to help train women to be deployed into the local community as lifeguards. This course was part of the Women and Coaching Project and tailored...
Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 16:19
FIVE REASONS TO SHAKE UP SEPTEMBER
Are you taking part in the Shake Up September 2016 workplace challenge?
Following on from the success of last year's challenge, we're urging colleagues from different companies across Bedford and Luton to get inspired by the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games and try out...
Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:17
Have you heard of the England Golf Trust? No? Well until recently, neither had I. It's common in my role as County Development Officer for me to be asked about how we support junior golf and I often hear that golf is too expensive for young people to play. With the average price for Junior membership...
Posted: Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:18
Team Beds and Luton has launched a new and innovative service for the benefit of those playing, and involved in sport in Bedfordshire.
Posted: Fri, 05 Aug 2016 12:28
Well think again! teamBEDS&LUTON have designed the #OfficeOlympics so you can, compete and be active in your workplace!
Posted: Wed, 03 Aug 2016 16:05
As a female coaching is probably not a role you would have ever considered or thought you would be good at. Well you are wrong as anyone can coach not just males. You carry out coaching on a daily basis with the mentoring and support you provide work colleagues, friends and family as a female.