Blog posts • Apr 08, 2020 13:05 BST
The Daily Mile™ National Coordinator Molly Adkin looks at the success of Joe Wicks' #PEWithJoe campaign and what it tells us about the need to integrate activity in addition to physical education in schools.
Blog posts • Apr 07, 2020 11:17 BST
London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Funding Mel Antao looks at how funders are adapting their methods during the covid-19 outbreak and delves into the support available for grassroots physical activity and sport organisations in the capital.
Blog posts • Apr 02, 2020 15:37 BST
Specialist Advisor for Children and Young People Gary Palmer looks at the safeguarding challenges thrown up by the covid-19 outbreak and calls for the physical activity and sport sector to work together to ensure all children are safe.
Blog posts • Mar 25, 2020 11:03 GMT
Like everyone, London Sport are adapting to the current climate in numerous ways, but one thing that hasn’t stopped or diminished is our passion for physical activity. We spoke to five members of staff to see how they’re adapting to the new normal:
World Down Syndrome Day 2020 | Amid the covid-crisis, we must not forget to listen to disabled people
Blog posts • Mar 20, 2020 11:18 GMT
Ahead of World Down Syndrome Day 2020, Alex Gibbons, London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Disability reminds us of the importance of listening to, and working with, deaf and disabled people during times of crisis
Blog posts • Mar 03, 2020 12:00 GMT
Three days to go. As the London Sport Awards 2020 supported by the City of London Corporation is edging ever closer, we want to put the spotlight on each Award category and the shortlisted nominees.
Blog posts • Feb 27, 2020 11:17 GMT
It’s just over a week until the London Sport Awards 2020 takes over the Guildhall for the capital’s biggest celebration of grassroots physical activity and sport. As part of our countdown to the event, we’re homing in on each Award category its shortlisted nominees to see who’s up for an Award on the night itself.
Blog posts • Feb 25, 2020 10:58 GMT
As we count down to the London Sport Awards, we’re looking in detail at each of the Award categories and the shortlisted nominees to see who’s got a shot at getting their hands on one of the coveted trophies.
Blog posts • Feb 24, 2020 12:02 GMT
With just two weeks to go until the London Sport Awards 2020 supported by the City of London Corporation, we’ll be focusing on each Award category so you can get to know those in running and how they’re making their mark on the capital.
Blog posts • Feb 21, 2020 16:34 GMT
The London Sport Awards 2020 supported by the City of London Corporation will bring hundreds of people from across London together on Friday 6 March to celebrate the best of grassroots physical activity and sport in the capital.
Blog posts • Feb 19, 2020 12:18 GMT
A brand-new Award category for 2020, Inspirational Young Person of the Year is the next in our series giving you the insight track on each London Sport Award.
Blog posts • Feb 18, 2020 12:42 GMT
With the London Sport Awards 2020 supported by the City of London Corporation now just weeks away, we’re focusing in on each Award Category to give you the inside track on the Awards. Today, we’re taking a look at the Technology and Innovation Award.
Blog posts • Jan 15, 2020 13:14 GMT
Katie Light spent 12 months on the London Sport internship during her university studies at Brunel University in West London. Here she discusses why she, and her Ultimate Frisbee team, signed up to RED January to start 2020 with a bang.
Blog posts • Jan 10, 2020 10:14 GMT
London Sport's Head of Corporate Communications Chris Scott looks at the growing body of evidence supporting a physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle and how the sector can use this evidence during a critical year.
Blog posts • Dec 23, 2019 11:23 GMT
With preparations for the London Sport Awards 2020 in full swing, we take a moment to reflect on 2019 and how we have made further steps forward to achieving our aspiration of making London the most active city in the world. The past year has seen many highlights including:
Blog posts • Dec 18, 2019 15:51 GMT
With the nomination’s deadline (Wednesday 8 January) for the London Sport Awards supported by the City of London Corporation edging closer, it’s vital to submit your nominees before it’s too late.
Blog posts • Dec 16, 2019 10:41 GMT
Peter Freeman, Sports Development and Physical Activity Manager at Enable Leisure and Culture writes about some of the work taking place in Wandsworth. 79.2% of Wandsworth’s adult population achieve 150 minutes of physical activity per week which far exceeds London’s figure of 64.4%