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Project 500

Project 500 is a campaign to address the imbalance in the number of male to female coaches, creating a more diverse workforce to drive the growth of female participation in sport. It has seen over 500 female coaches recruited, developed and deployed across the seven South East counties. Project 500 won’t stop there, further plans are being developed to continue building on its success, so make sure you sign up to be at the forefront of female coaching. 

What does Project 500 mean in Sussex?

  • Subsided Active Sussex Training Workshops
  • Access to the Project 500 Coaching Bursary
  • Access to a womens coaching network events
  • Receive Project 500 e-news
  • Meet Local and Regional Project 500 Ambassadors

If you are female, live in Sussex and would like to be a coach or further develop your coaching: Sign up to Project 500

Once registered, you will be contacted about opportunities happening in Sussex. Check out our Facebook page to see what has happened so far. We look forward to supporting you!

To go to the Project 500 website click here

Project 500 was created in partnership with Active Sussex, Active Surrey, Bucks and Milton Keynes Sports Partnership, Get Berkshire Active, Kent Sport, Sport Hampshire & IOW, Oxfordshire Sports Partnership and sports coach UK.

For more information please contact:

Anthony Statham

Anthony Statham

Sports Development Manager

01273 644149 / 07760 164032

Anthony leads on Coach, Club & Volunteer Development to ensure a skilled and qualified workforce, as well as being the lead on Equality.