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Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:09 by Abi Bond

Women only FREE Fitness Classes Luton

Women only FREE Fitness Classes Luton

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 Football Club; 07969 298418 or email daniel.douglas@lutontown.co.uk

FREE FEMALE ONLY INTERACTIVE NUTRITION...

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

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:08 by

What do you want your digital footprint to be?

What do you want your digital footprint to be?

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 and Denbigh High, Lealands, Bedford College and Bedford Sixth Form to consider the challenges posed...

Tags: news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Posted: Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:07 by

Nutrition and Exercise Workshop for Optimum Performance

Nutrition and Exercise Workshop for Optimum Performance

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 to teach them how to manage their dietary intake to maximise performance. Paul Stenning (pictured...

Tags: Coaching, teamBEDS&LUTON

Posted: Tue, 08 Dec 2015 15:52 by

Making your crowd funding campaign successful

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 features on the teamBEDS crowdfunding site, we will:

  • Tweet and post Facebook posts with links to your...

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

Posted: Thu, 03 Dec 2015 14:29 by

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.

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 site. In this way we can promote and support all kinds of sports participation in young people and disabled...

Tags: Inclusive Sport, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:09 by Will Hollyer

County Networking Day - 18th November Presentations

County Networking Day - 18th November Presentations

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 have attached the presentations from the event - they are all in the zip folder. To view the BeeZee...

Tags: teamBEDS&LUTON

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:06 by

Coaching Volunteers Make the Difference in Bedfordshire

Coaching Volunteers Make the Difference in Bedfordshire

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 and George Darlow of Southill Park Cricket Club to continue their work in developing young players....

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

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:33 by

Getting people active outdoors early is the key

Getting people active outdoors early is the key

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 they're young, they are hooked for life. Every respondent who was active outdoors started before the...

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

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2015 10:29 by

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

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 in Outdoor Sport and Recreation in England'.

The work was commissioned by Sport England, in partnership...

Tags: Sport England, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2015 09:15 by

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

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, her first sporting passion was football, playing for Luton girls team and at county level while she...

Tags: Coaching, Inclusive Sport

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