The Sport and Recreation Alliance knows that Christmas can be a stressful time and buying presents for loved ones can be a tricky task. But fear not, with not long until Christmas day, the Alliance has searched far and wide for our top ten gift ideas this yuletide. In no particular order, they are:
2014 ATP World Tour Finals tickets
There is growing concern about the inactivity epidemic in the UK and all the facts and figures show that regularly taking part in sport can have an enormously positive impact on a person’s health and happiness.
Mass participation events are becoming extremely popular amongst us sport lovers and rightly so.
Whether it’s the fantastic atmosphere that you love, the chance to raise some money for charity or your intensely competitive streak, mass participation events are certainly a great way for many to get involved in a fun activity and focus their training towards a concrete goal.
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Adrian Lole, the director of Lifesaving at the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) as part of the Alliance's top 10 series talks about open water swimming and the tips you need to stay safe.
Did you know there are more rivers, lakes and waterfalls per square mile than anywhere else in Europe? In fact 98% of us live within 2 miles of some form of waterway.
So, with that in mind, why not brave the plunge and take a dip in some of Britain’s great outdoor swimming locations – whether than be an outdoor swiming pool, river, lake or the sea?
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Summer is in full swing and you’ve got free time – now what? To help you make the most of your summer here’s the Sport and Recreation Alliance’s top ten fun summer activities.
As the 2013 Six Nations Championship kicks off this weekend, we at the Sport and Recreation Alliance thought we’d look back through time – at the big hits, the dainty chips and the colossal scrums – to give you six of the best championship matches ever.
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This latest blog from the Sport and Recreation Alliance is Christmas themed to help all our members get in the mood for some sporting festive time fun.
Christmas time has provided some amazing sporting occassions over the years and looking back through the mists of time, here are the Alliance's top five:
Sport and Recreation Alliance member Sporting Equals gives us their Top 10 pioneering black athletes.
Who is Sporting Equals:
In the latest instalment of the Sport and Recreation Alliance's Top 10 series we bring you the national governing body for orienteering, British Orienteering's, Top 10 orienteering courses in the UK.