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  • Over 120 sports organisations will come together today to share ideas about how sport and recreation can contribute to good mental health. The Sport Minds conference, hosted by The FA at Wembley and...
  • The Sport and Recreation Alliance today published its response to the Government’s recent sports strategy consultation.Following the opening of the consultation process in August, the Alliance...
  • The full programme for this year’s Leadership Convention has been released today. The event, taking place on 3-4 November at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Nottingham, will bring over 100 sports...
  • In this blog Amanda Bennett, Governance Consultant, looks at the relationship between elite sportspeople, failure and increasing physical literacy. There is no doubt that in the first two weeks of...
  • This summer, the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) and National Disability Sports Organisations (NDSOs) launched an exciting participation campaign to encourage more disabled people to be...

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Throughout the year The Sport & Recreation Alliance holds a number of events, ranging from our annual general meeting to our annual conference.


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Opinion Poll

What do you feel is the biggest challenge facing sport organisations in the future?
Utilising technology
Securing and raising funds
Increasing participation
Developing best practice governance
Improving facilities
Total votes: 119


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