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Get Inspired: A #BigThankYou to the UK’s Sporting Volunteers

Categories: Coach & Volunteering Sport Industry News

BBC Sports Personality of the Year will again be saying a big thank you to the UK’s sporting volunteers at its star-studded awards ceremony on Sunday, 18 December at the Genting Arena in Birmingham. The #BigThankYou campaign is led by Join In (part of the Sport and Recreation Alliance), together with BBC Get Inspired, Sport […]

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Awareness Week Celebrates Supporting More Disabled People to Lead Active Lives

Categories: Coach & Volunteering Disability Sport Health & Wellbeing Sport Industry News

Over three years, 6,000 people have enjoyed the benefits of the Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training and, as a result, more disabled people are leading active lives. Carers, support workers, parents, volunteers and community groups and organisations have all benefited from the low-cost, high-quality training, with tens of thousands of disabled people’s lives positively enhanced as […]

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Spirit of Brighton Kicks Off Mixed Ability Rugby in the City

Categories: Active Sussex News Coach & Volunteering Disability Sport Local Events

Spirit of Rugby volunteers, Active Sussex Volunteer Crew and RFU staff, joined forces on Saturday 3 September at Brighton Rugby Football Club (RFC), to promote their Spirit of Brighton project and raise awareness of mixed ability rugby. The Spirit of Brighton project is part of the RFU’s Spirit of Rugby initiative, funded by Spirit of […]

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Coaches are Everyday Heroes and you could be too

Categories: Coach & Volunteering Sport Industry News

During the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, sports coach UK continues its Everyday Heroes campaign with new case studies to raise the profile of coaches and coaching at all levels of sport and physical activity in the UK.  Whilst Paralympic and Olympic stars and the coaches behind them are currently in the media spotlight there are […]

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