• NEWS

  • Women's sport coming of age

    Hannah Dobbin, Policy Adviser, blogs about the health of women's sport at a grassroots levels and what developments are coming to strengthen progress already made.

    Published 06 October 2016, Industry
  • Are you being served?

    As it's customer service week Kate Lawrenson, Membership Manager, has looked at our own existing processes to make sure we are providing good customer service to our members.

    Published 06 October 2016, Industry
  • A Leadership Convention for change

    Emma Boggis, Chief Executive of the Sport and Recreation Alliance, blogs about the upcoming Leadership Convention and the thinking behind its theme, programme and speakers this year.

    Published 06 October 2016, Industry
  • Interview with an Olympian

    We caught up with Canoe Slalomist and Team GBs Fiona Pennie to ask about her Rio experience, how she got in to sport and what she'd say to encourage others to participate.

    Published 06 October 2016, Industry
  • Sport and recreation delivers huge social value, but where do you start when you want to measure it?

    Following the HACT Social Value workshop last week, Andrew can Doorn, Deputy Chief Executive of HACT, has blogged about how organisations can look to measure and demonstrate their social impact.

    Published 04 October 2016, Industry
  • Did I try my kit on?

    James Allen, Director of Policy, Governance and External Affairs, and chief instigator of the #TryYourKitOn August Challenge, reveals what he learned from participating in a month of daily physical activity.

    Published 04 October 2016, Industry
  • Sports betting integrity – a matter of simplification and cooperation

    Policy Manager Leigh Thompson blogs about last week’s Sports Betting Integrity Forum event held at Lord’s Cricket Ground and identifies some of the key lessons from the day.

    Published 29 September 2016, Industry
  • Bringing the curtain down on #TryYourKitOn

    David Callan, Communications Manager, blogs about the close of the Alliance's #TryYourKitOn campaign, it's impact and how the success of TeamGB and ParalympicsGB can influence future changes within the sector.

    Published 29 September 2016, Industry
  • Be a sport!

    SportsAid Chief Executive, Tim Lawler, blogs about 40 years of SportsAid ahead of the launch of SportsAid Week, a campaign to raise awareness of the charity's work with young athletes.

    Published 22 September 2016, Industry
  • Pitching it right

    Jamie Foale, co-founder of MyLocalPitch explains how technology is helping to revolutionise the way consumers are booking and getting involved in sport and physical activity.

    Published 22 September 2016, Industry