Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities
Teachers can make a difference to pupils’ wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day Evidence from a recent Public Health England report, suggests that there is a strong association between being physically active and academic performance, learning and attention, within a school setting – the building blocks for a successful future. A recent Change4Life and Disney…
Basketball England's Talent Reforms create new opportunities through University Partnerships
MANCHESTER, 08 MAY, 2019 – Basketball England today unveiled a major investment and partnership opportunity as expression of interest forms are now being accepted to help create a number of Regional Talent Hubs across the country. This is a new development that aims to transform basketball and provide multiple advantages to both the Talent Network as well as Universities and their students. This…
British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards
The BEDSAs are designed to recognise and celebrate the contributions made by black and minority ethnic communities. The Awards will help drive change in the sport sector where more role models from more communities in more sports are a priority to increase participation.
The Activity Trap: Benefits or Being Fit?
New research shows almost half of disabled people fear losing benefits if they take part in exercise Almost half of disabled people (47%) fear losing their benefits if they are seen to be physically active, according to new research published by Activity Alliance. The research is particularly important as disabled people count for one in five of Britain’s population, almost 14 million people. Ho…
UK Coaching’s Principles of Great Coaching announced
UK Coaching, the lead agency for coaching in the UK; with a mission to put coaching at the heart of physical activity and sport, has unveiled its principles of ‘Great Coaching’ which support everyone in the UK to recognise and celebrate when great coaching is taking place.