Sport & Recreation Alliance Blogs

In a two-part series of blogs we’ve put together the top 10 things cyclists need to know. Millions of people in the UK regularly head out on two wheels, cycling for fun, fitness or simply to get around. In part...
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Patrick Coyne discusses what can be done about the physical inactivity epidemic and why organisations need to pull together to find a solution. Physical inactivity causes as many as 5.3 million deaths worldwide –...
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Andy Reed, Chair of the Sport and Recreation Alliance, discusses public funding for sport and why NGBs need to put themselves on firmer financial footing. There has been a lot of debate recently about the potential...
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Richard Gottfried, Membership Development Officer at the Sport and Recreation Alliance, updates us on the four new organisations that have recently joined the Alliance. The Sports Grounds Safety Authority, the European...
Millions of people in the UK regularly head out on two wheels, cycling for fun, fitness or simply to get around. In a two-part series of blogs we’ve put together the top ten things that cyclists need to know. In...
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Alliance Governance Advisor Amanda Bennett talks about being part of the first all-women panel at Sport Accord. The 2014 edition of Sport Accord took place in Antalya, Turkey – a sunny, highly developed holiday...
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Sallie Barker, the Alliance's Interim Chief Executive, talks about volunteering at the U18 and Senior Women's Lacrosse Home Internationals.
Whether you’re a racing fanatic able to reel off all the stats at leisure. Rooting for the 90-1 long-shot you got lumped with in the office sweepstake. Or simply cheering for that horse with the fluffy noseband...
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Despite legislation being put in place to prevent it – from the workplace to the sports field – women are still facing gender inequality.
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Kevin Carpenter, Media, Entertainment & Sport Lawyer at Hill Dickinson who will be speaking at Sports Summit 2014, discusses match-fixing.

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