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​National Park City: Let’s make London greener, healthier and wilder
Numerous innovative approaches can make London cycling even more appealing

Numerous innovative approaches can make London cycling even more appealing

Blog posts   •   Jul 18, 2019 17:01 BST

London Sport Relationship Manager Matt Roebuck discusses his recent move away from public transport to start cycling and how we can make the activity more appealing to the general population.

What Active London theme, Innovation, means to London Sport staff

What Active London theme, Innovation, means to London Sport staff

Blog posts   •   Jul 17, 2019 12:46 BST

With just one week left to get early bird tickets for Active London (deadline Wednesday 23 July), we’ve spoken to three London Sport staff members to see what innovation - the theme for this year's partner engagement event - means to them and their work.

Research continues to inform our workforce priorities

Research continues to inform our workforce priorities

Blog posts   •   Jul 11, 2019 13:28 BST

London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Workforce, David Reader, discusses how research continues to guide the organisations's approach and led to our recent pilot project upskilling the social prescribing workforce.

Time to get more of London’s teenagers active

Time to get more of London’s teenagers active

Blog posts   •   Jun 18, 2019 13:15 BST

London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Children and Young People, Gary Palmer, looks at how Sport England's Satellite Club funding, distributed by London Sport, can impact on the next generation in the capital.

AI, Tech for Good and the other key takeaways from London Tech Week 2019

AI, Tech for Good and the other key takeaways from London Tech Week 2019

Blog posts   •   Jun 17, 2019 12:30 BST

London Tech Week returned to the capital for the sixth time last week and London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Technology for Participation, Alex Zurita, was in amongst the 300+ events taking place.

Why London should become an Active Environment supported by Sport Tech

Why London should become an Active Environment supported by Sport Tech

Blog posts   •   Jun 12, 2019 13:25 BST

Relationship Manager Matt Roebuck discusses how an Active Environment, supported by brand new Sport Tech, can help London along the path to becoming the most physically active city.

What Turn Up Tone Up teaches us about the need for system change
Coaches Connecting Communities - Coaching Week 2019

Coaches Connecting Communities - Coaching Week 2019

Blog posts   •   Jun 06, 2019 11:42 BST

From 1 - 7 June 2019, Coaching Week celebrates great coaching in physical activity and sport across the UK. In this blog, we explore the ways that coaching can help build more integrated communities across London.

My year as an intern at London Sport

My year as an intern at London Sport

Blog posts   •   Jun 04, 2019 15:18 BST

How SportTech became one of London’s great investments

How SportTech became one of London’s great investments

Blog posts   •   May 30, 2019 13:26 BST

With recruitment to the third cohort of London Sport’s Sport Tech Hub underway, Chris Scott takes a look at the reasons that SportTech is thriving in the capital

Enriching our understanding of less active Londoners to target and tackle inactivity

Enriching our understanding of less active Londoners to target and tackle inactivity

Blog posts   •   May 28, 2019 15:34 BST

London Sport's Senior Insight Manager Dan Stracey introduces London Sport's Less Active Adult segmentation research and invites readers to join our segmentation launch webinar.

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

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

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

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.