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Fitmums & Friends announces five-time Olympic athlete as its charity patron

Fitmums & Friends announces five-time Olympic athlete as its charity patron

Posted: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 09:35

Athletics club and charity, Fitmums & Friends is delighted and honoured to announce that international runner and five-time Olympian, Jo Pavey has agreed to become its patron. Pavey joins the charity... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, News, Running

Safeguarding Code in Martial Arts - Recognising Good Safeguarding Practice

Safeguarding Code in Martial Arts - Recognising Good Safeguarding Practice

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 15:23

Safeguarding should be a top priority for all those involved in all sport, whether a club, organisation, an individual or as a parent.

This is why Sport England have brought leading bodies from Safeguarding... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, Coaching, News, Safeguarding, School Sport, Sport England

North Yorkshire Sailing Club Inspires Next Generation! 

North Yorkshire Sailing Club Inspires Next Generation! 

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 15:11

Thornton Steward Sailing Club in North Yorkshire is on course to inspire the next generation after gaining RYA OnBoard accreditation for its work with children and young people.

OnBoard is a national grassroots... Read More »

Tags: Coaching, News, School Sport

York St John Swim team need your help

York St John Swim team need your help

Posted: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 09:48

York St John University Swimming club are launching a charity event for Aspire and they need your help!

Club captain Joanne Williamson explains:

Aspire is a charity that helps people who have been paralysed... Read More »

Tags: Fundraising, News, Swimming, York

Harrogate Borough Council create grants scheme to celebrate 2019 Tour De Yorkshire

Harrogate Borough Council create grants scheme to celebrate 2019 Tour De Yorkshire

Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 16:35

To celebrate the 2019 tour de Yorkshire cycle race, Harrogate Borough Council have created a grant fund to award grants of up to £1,000 (maximum) to projects across the district which will celebrate... Read More »

Tags: Cycling, Funding, News, Tour De Yorkshire

Persimmon Building Futures with Team GB

Posted: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 10:53

Leading UK housebuilder Persimmon Homes has become an official partner of Team GB and will support the organisation for the next three years through to Tokyo 2020 and beyond.

At the heart of the new partnership... Read More »

Tags: Funding, News

Harrogate Town AFC Community Foundation to launch Walking Football Team

Harrogate Town AFC Community Foundation to launch Walking Football Team

Posted: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 09:07

Walking Football has become a national phenomenon engaging thousands of people every week. With over 900 clubs now participating regularly, Harrogate Town AFC will be the latest club that offers the opportunity.... Read More »

Tags: Football, News

BUCS Inclusion Week – IAP Promotion

BUCS Inclusion Week – IAP Promotion

Posted: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 09:23

Do you want to learn how to make your activity sessions inclusive to better engage disabled students and those with long term health conditions? Then why not arrange an Inclusive Activity Programme Workshop... Read More »

Tags: Activity Alliance, BUCS, Coaching, Disability, IAP, News

Bowls Development Alliance - Club Development Programme

Bowls Development Alliance - Club Development Programme

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:20

Created in 2017 as part of Bowls Development Alliance (BDA)'s four-year Sport England-funded Delivery Plan, the Club Development Programme offers Bowls England and English Indoor Bowling Association affiliated... Read More »

Tags: Bowls, Clubs, News

North Yorkshire Sport launch Active Parks consultation

North Yorkshire Sport launch Active Parks consultation

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:05

North Yorkshire Sport have launched a 6 week consultation to test and understand the concept of 'Active Parks'.

There are many benefits of being active in local parks and green spaces. Fields in Trust recent... Read More »

Tags: Open Spaces, Outdoor Sports, Parks, Physical Activity, Wellbeing