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Coaches Receive Bursary Funding!

Coaches Receive Bursary Funding!

Posted: Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:53

LOCAL COACHES from BEDFORDSHIRE attended an AWARDS EVENING with their friends and family on Monday 4th July 2016 at the Rufus Centre in Flitwick to receive their cheques and certificates. The awards were presented by the Director at team BEDS&LUTON, Lloyd Conaway. The coaching bursary funding is...

Tags: Bedford, Coach Development, Coaching, Funding, Luton, This Girl Can, teamBEDS&LUTON

Engaging Muslim Ladies into Leadership Roles

Engaging Muslim Ladies into Leadership Roles

Posted: Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:12

REACH (Sports Coach UK), the national organisation supporting women into coaching carried out some research into engaging Muslim ladies into leadership roles. This was as a result of the women and coaching pilot project; Me Time Leaders ran by team BEDS&LUTON in partnership with ACTIVE LUTON. Due...

Tags: Bedford, Coach Development, Coaching, Females, Inspirational, Leadership Roles, Luton, Role Models, This Girl Can, teamBEDS&LUTON

Board Member tackles the Yukon

Board Member tackles the Yukon

Posted: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:40

teamBEDS&LUTON board member and adventurer Richard Harpham has embarked on yet another exciting adventure. This time he has travelled to the Yukon to take part in the Yukon River Quest, a 444 mile canoe race. Billed as one of the toughest races on the planet it follows the historic gold rush route...

Tags: Bedford, Get Back Into, Workplace Challenge, teamBEDS&LUTON

Musings from the director this bank holiday sporting weekend!

Musings from the director this bank holiday sporting weekend!

Posted: Fri, 27 May 2016 08:02

It's a bank holiday so many people will be thinking of going west to the beaches of Devon and Cornwall. Many thousands of people are expected to visit Powderham Castle for Radio One's Big Weekend featuring 'local' band Coldplay, Jess Glynn, Mumford and Sons, Jake Bugg and many others.

Don't worry, there...

Tags: bedford, bedfordshire sports, director bedfordshire county sports partnership, lloyd conaway, luton, sports clubs bedford, sports clubs luton, teamBEDS&LUTON

Thrilled to be selected as a finalist for @womensporttrust ‪#‎BeAGameChanger‬ Award!

Thrilled to be selected as a finalist for @womensporttrust ‪#‎BeAGameChanger‬ Award!

Posted: Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:04

We need your support please! The Women's Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger Awards recognise those individuals and organisations doing the most to progress women's sport. We are thrilled to be selected as a finalist for our work progressing women's sport in the local area.

PLEASE VOTE FOR US - YOU CAN JUST VOTE...

Tags: Coaching, be a game changer, bedford, inclusion lloyds, luton, teamBEDS&LUTON, women sport trust, womens sport coaching

Charity Canoe Race Success!

Charity Canoe Race Success!

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:36

Bedford's first charity canoe race for kayaks, canoes and SUP's was a great success with over 30 people taking part and raising money for local charity Keech Hospice on Saturday 25th July 2015.

The race took part on Bedford's stunning Victorian Embankment and was organized by Canoe Trail (www.canoetrail.co.uk...

Tags: Bedford, Canoe Race, Canoe Trail, Golden Legacy, Kayak, Paddleboard, teamBEDS&LUTON