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North Yorkshire Sport gain Quest Active Communities Accreditation

North Yorkshire Sport gain Quest Active Communities Accreditation

Posted: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 13:32

North Yorkshire Sport are pleased to announce that following our 2 day assessment in January 2019, we have been awarded a 'Very Good' rating for the Quest Active Communities Plus accreditation.

The Quest... Read More »

Tags: News, Quest, Sport England

Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the new education inspection framework and what it means for physical education and sport.

Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the new education inspection framework and what it means for physical education and sport.

Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:39

Last week Amanda Spielman delivered a key note speech about the new Ofsted framework at the Youth Sport Trust Conference.

Below are some of the key things she mentioned:

We propose a new quality of education... Read More »

Tags: News, School Sport, Schools

Sailor Beth Named North East Regional Youth Champion

Sailor Beth Named North East Regional Youth Champion

Posted: Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:25

Harrogate schoolgirl Beth Miller has won the Royal Yachting Association's Regional Youth Champion Award for the North East following a world class season of success.

The St Aidan's CE High School pupil... Read More »

Tags: Awards, News

Canicross is back for 2019

Canicross is back for 2019

Posted: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:21

The hugely popular Canicross returned to Dalby Forest on Sunday 17th February. Paws, feet and treats at the ready, the runners took part in a 5k route through the beautiful forest on what was a bright... Read More »

Tags: News

Basketball England’s Assist Fund To Help The Next Generation

Basketball England’s Assist Fund To Help The Next Generation

Posted: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:17

In a unique programme of support for the sport, Basketball England today launched a new Assist Fund to benefit young players who might need financial assistance in order to play and enjoy basketball.

The... Read More »

Tags: News

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