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Women only FREE Fitness Classes Luton

Women only FREE Fitness Classes Luton

Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:09

Fantastic opportunity for women and girls to come together, have fun with FREE* exercise classes, in a safe and secure environment.

FREE FEMALE ONLY Level 1 Football Coaching Course – Starting 15th February 2016. To book a place and for more information please contact Daniel Douglas at Luton Town...

Tags: Bedford Sports Courses, Free Fitness Classes, Luton Sports Funding, Sport Bedfordshire, Sport Leader Courses, Women Only Fitness

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...

Tags: news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Nutrition and Exercise Workshop for Optimum Performance

Nutrition and Exercise Workshop for Optimum Performance

Posted: Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:07

Team Beds coaching manager recently arranged for Dr Daniel Bailey, senior lecturer in health, nutrition and exercise at the University of Bedfordshire, to deliver a bespoke nutrition and exercise performance workshop to Leighton Buzzard Canoe Club.

The workshop was attended by both coaches and athletes...

Tags: Coaching, teamBEDS&LUTON

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

County Networking Day - 18th November Presentations

County Networking Day - 18th November Presentations

Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:09

CND Presentations

As you will know from our previous blog entries team BEDS&LUTON hosted another successful County Networking Day last week; from the "Crazy world" to the insightful, thought provoking Getting Active Outdoor key note we hope the day was enjoyed by those that attended.

As promised we...

Tags: 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

Coaching kids is very rewarding, says netball coach Kellie Hair in today's blog

Coaching kids is very rewarding, says netball coach Kellie Hair in today's blog

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2015 09:15

What's it like being a young, ambitious coach? In today's blog we feature 22-year-old netball coach Kellie Hair from Houghton Regis. Kellie is on the right in the picture with her netball heroine Loughborough Lightning and England Netball star, Sasha Corbin.

Although Kellie did play netball at school,...

Tags: Coaching, Inclusive Sport

Colmworth Clinch Workplace Challenge Golf for Guys Victory

Colmworth Clinch Workplace Challenge Golf for Guys Victory

Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2015 16:14

The Bedford Golf Club in Great Denham welcomed nearly 70 male golfers from across Bedfordshire on Sunday for the Workplace Challenge 'Golf FORE Guys' golf competition organised by Jo Brewster, our Workplace Challenge Manager. The early afternoon rain initially threatened to spoil the fun, but quickly...

Tags: Coaching, teamBEDS&LUTON

Team Beds and Luton’s Marcia Can!

Team Beds and Luton’s Marcia Can!

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2015 09:36

We like to set a good example here at team Beds and Luton and recently our very own Admin Assistant Marcia, inspired by the This Girl Can campaign, proved that she definitely can.

Encouraged by some initial training from Tom, our Sport Project Officer, Marcia took up running in the summer and completed...

Tags: This Girl Can