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...
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...
Posted: Tue, 28 Jun 2022 12:11
Latest Sport England data suggests an alarming drop in the number of people giving up their time to support others to be active, which will only exacerbate already declining activity levels.
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.
Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 13:51
Sense has partnered with the National Centre for Social Research to develop and deepen their understanding of the scale of complex disabilities in the UK.
The key findings are:
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.
Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 13:03
The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Activity Fund from Sport England has committed more than £4 million of National Lottery funding to more than 650 organisations since its launch in January. The fund, which is still open, was created to mark and help celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee year by supporting...
Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 12:14
Activity Alliance has released the data from its annual Disability and Activity Survey. The results show slow progress in engaging more disabled people after the COVID-19 pandemic, but greater effort is needed now to tackle inequalities that affect disabled people, so no one feels forgotten.
Health Club Management: State of the Fitness Industry Report 2022 finds UK Industry Building Back to Pre-pandemic Levels
Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 14:27
The State of the Fitness Industry Report for 2022 shows that 631 clubs have closed, with majority early in the pandemic, while 455 have opened - a difference of 176. Market value is down by 4.3% and membership has dropped by 4.7%.
Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 12:50
The FA have announced a new five-year partnership with Nuffield Health, becoming the football governing body's official health and wellbeing partner.
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.
Posted: Thu, 09 Jun 2022 12:42
This Girl Can campaign has published new guidance on how to boost female volunteer numbers in the sport and physical activity sector.