Sport Tech Hub starts latest search for new start-ups tackling inactivity

News   •   May 20, 2019 15:16 BST

​London Sport’s technology incubator programme, Sport Tech Hub, has triggered a search for the next generation of tech start-ups seeking to shape the future of London by tackling inactivity levels across the capital.

The importance of mental health and movement for children and young people

Blog posts   •   May 17, 2019 09:50 BST

London Sport Specialist Advisor for Children and Young People, Gary Palmer, looks at how Parliament is investigating the links between mental health and movement in the next generation.

London Sport team shares their experience of mental health and physical activity

Blog posts   •   May 15, 2019 16:12 BST

This week (13-20 May) is Mental Health Awareness Week and we took the opportunity to chat with the London Sport team on what mental health means to them, and how physical activity can play a role in supporting this.

Lessons from a day at Elevate 2019

Blog posts   •   May 10, 2019 12:06 BST

The UK's largest physical activity trade show, Elevate saw thousands of industry leaders join for discussions on how we can shake up the physical activity sector and get more people active. Becca Mihill takes a look at some of her key takeaways from the conference.

Nike commits to multiple youth sport partnerships in London

News   •   May 02, 2019 12:12 BST

London Sport has welcomed Nike's commitment to getting more young Londoners doing physical activity as the company announces a series of major partnerships across the capital.

​Youth offending: Investigating how sport and physical activity can be part of the answer

News   •   May 01, 2019 11:38 BST

When it comes to youth crime and anti-social behaviour sport is part of the answer, an audience from across London was told last week (Thursday 25 April) at House of Sport.

Government and Sport England renew call for data and digital innovation to revolutionise physical activity

News   •   Apr 30, 2019 12:56 BST

​The Minister for Sport and Civil Society, Mims Davies MP, and Sport England Chief Executive, Tim Hollingsworth, this morning renewed calls to drive a digital revolution across the physical activity and sport sector

How the London Marathon can inspire a generation

News   •   Apr 29, 2019 16:43 BST

The capital’s streets were flooded yesterday (Sunday 28 April) as over 40,000 people took part in the 39th Virgin Money London Marathon. Participants in the marathon come from across the UK but the capital remains a hub for running with levels sitting well above the national average.

SMASH London celebrates the capital's Sport Tech ecosystem

News   •   Apr 26, 2019 10:30 BST

​London demonstrated once again why it is a leader in European Sport Tech yesterday (25 April) as SMASH London returned to explore global trends in technology for physical activity.

First ever London SportTech Report cements London’s position as capital of European SportTech

Press releases   •   Apr 25, 2019 08:29 BST

London SportTech Report 2019, published today, highlights growth of SportTech investment across the capital

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