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Jade’s Enlightening Experience of being a Dodgeball Player with a Long-Term Health Condition

Jade’s Enlightening Experience of being a Dodgeball Player with a Long-Term Health Condition

Posted: Tue, 28 Jun 2022 16:47

Jade's Enlightening Experience of being a Dodgeball Player with a Long-Term Health Condition

We'd love to share Jade's enlightening experience of being a dodgeball player with a long-term health condition. Katrina, our Children and Young People Officer, had a great discussion with Jade and would like...

Tags: Femaleempowerment, Inspiring, Longtermhealthcondition, Womeninsport

ukactive: Radical Rethink Required to Boost Health and Productivity Across UK Workforce

Posted: Tue, 28 Jun 2022 12:25

ukactive has called for a radical rethink of health incentivisation in the workplace, including expanding the Cycle to Work scheme to cover gym memberships and equipment as more people work from home. A study conducted by the ukactive Research Institute, informed by Sport England and business organisations...

Tags: Business, Insight, Productivity, Workforce

Swim United Campaign Launches to Ensure Youngsters Leave School Able to Swim

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 14:38

Swim England has joined three of the biggest names in the sport and leading aquatic organisations in pledging its support for the Swim United campaign to ensure all children who leave primary school by 2025 are able to swim.

The campaign has been launched by swimwear brand Speedo alongside Olympic gold...

Tags: Campaign, Insight, Swim England, Swim United

ukactive and Nike Collaborate to Launch Open Doors Blueprint, Unlocking the Nation's School Sport Facilities Outside of School Hours

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 13:22

ukactive have collaborated with Nike to launch the Open Doors Blueprint, a new guide which has the potential to unlock the UK's school sport facilities, giving every child and young person access to activities and food outside of school hours.

The blueprint is based on the Open Doors programme, which...

Tags: Insight, Nike, Open Doors Blueprint, Ukactive

Safeguarding - 3 Simple Questions A Parent Can Ask!

Safeguarding - 3 Simple Questions A Parent Can Ask!

Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 12:50

  • Do you have a safeguarding policy and is it accessible?
  • Who do I contact if I have a problem?
  • Who is your safeguarding lead?

These are three simple questions parents can ask a coach, teacher, leader or volunteer regarding safeguarding.

Don't be afraid to ask these questions and check out the sessions your...

Tags: Childrenandyoungpeople, Coach, Leader, Physical Activity, Safeguarding, Sport, Teacher, Volunteer