News • Jan 14, 2020 10:45 GMT
Hundreds of young women from across London are set to benefit from nearly £70,000 of Sport England Satellite Club funding distributed by London Sport.
News • Jan 09, 2020 15:01 GMT
Hundreds of grassroots physical activity and sport projects are in the running for a prestigious London Sport Award after close to 300 submissions were received from across the capital.
News • Jan 07, 2020 10:31 GMT
With the nominations deadline for the London Sport Awards 2020 supported by the City of London Corporation fast approaching, we take a last look at how to ensure your work is recognised at the capital's biggest celebration of grassroots sport.
News • Dec 10, 2019 09:23 GMT
The London Sport Awards supported by the City of London Corporation to celebrate best of grassroots sport at Guildhall on 6 March 2020 Partnership includes launch of new Award category highlighting business contribution to grassroots physical activity and sport
News • Nov 28, 2019 09:42 GMT
Digital marketing is nearly 15 times cheaper than traditional posters and leaflets at producing similar levels of activity sign-up according to research in a new London Sport White Paper.
Get ready to celebrate grassroots physical activity and sport: nominations for the London Sport Awards 2020 are now open
News • Nov 19, 2019 15:36 GMT
Volunteers, physical activity projects and sport organisations from across London are being encouraged to put themselves forward for recognition at London’s biggest celebration of grassroots physical activity and sport, as nominations open for the London Sport Awards 2020.
News • Nov 14, 2019 11:28 GMT
The physical activity and sport sector must recognise the importance of listening to communities and local voices to understand their needs in order to improve both public health and activity levels.
News • Nov 07, 2019 14:46 GMT
Physical activity should be part of developers’ thinking from the very outset of design, ensuring they tap into the expertise of the sector, the Connect Series audience heard on Tuesday (5 November).
News • Oct 29, 2019 09:57 GMT
Young people in a positive environment with inspiring coaches, and they're less likely to make costly decisions which are marring the lives of south Londoners. That’s the logic behind the Reaching Higher Football Academy in Croydon.
News • Oct 28, 2019 13:36 GMT
Housing, Health, Happiness? Laying the Foundations for London’s Physically Active Future will bring together experts from planning, property and sport to discuss how physical activity responds to the ever-changing needs of London.
News • Oct 24, 2019 16:49 BST
London Sport’s monthly Community of Practice event saw speakers share current approaches and new thinking to how the sector in the capital can use physical activity as a vehicle to improve lives in London.
News • Oct 21, 2019 11:19 BST
The Gallagher Premiership returned at the weekend and, just a stone’s throw Twickenham Stadium, rugby is being used to help build the physical and social skills of local schoolgirls.
News • Oct 17, 2019 11:11 BST
New Sport England figures show that nearly two thirds of Londoners are now physically active, a minor increase of 0.8 per cent on 12 months previously. In London, just over 4.5m people are meeting the Chief Medical Officers (CMO) guidelines of at least 150 minutes of physical activity every week.
News • Oct 15, 2019 11:51 BST
Football programme Goals4Girls is designed for teenage girl and to help them to become “mentally and physically prepared” for the challenges that lie ahead.
News • Oct 08, 2019 13:28 BST
Skates Dagenham was created in 2018 and uses roller-skating to get teenage girls active and engaged in their local community. It is part of the charity Community Resources and supported by funding from Sport England’s Satellite Club programme, which is distributed by London Sport.
News • Oct 01, 2019 09:17 BST
London Sport has, once again, begun a search for individuals, groups and clubs with the agenda of supporting young girls and women in the capital to boost their participation in sport and physical activity with the release of new Sport England Satellites Clubs funding.
News • Sep 19, 2019 09:57 BST
Ten new start-ups to join London Sport technology incubator programme, as first revealed at Active London 2019
News • Sep 17, 2019 15:59 BST
In a week which began with the announcement of new guidance from the UK’s Chief Medical Officers on how much physical activity people should be doing to improve their health, a coalition of Active Partnerships came together around London Sport’s Active London conference to demonstrate the ways that new ‘on-demand’ interventions could contribute to individuals’ physical activity needs.
News • Sep 12, 2019 15:59 BST
London’s Deputy Mayor Debbie Weekes-Bernard predicted a bright future for physical activity and sport in the capital during her address at Active London on Tuesday (10 September).