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Tackling Inequalities Funding distributed by London Sport boosts activity and social connections post-pandemic
Eight in ten (79%) Londoners who participated in physical activity or sport thanks to Tackling Inequalities funding from Sport England have told London Sport they’ve become more active.
Active London conference returns as online event in September
Active London – the largest conference wholly dedicated to the physical activity and sport sector in London – will return on the 21 and 22 September 2021 as an online event.
Bromley win London's Virtual Inclusive Games
Bromley have been crowned champions in London's Virtual Inclusive Games after a hugely successful campaign which saw more than 80,000 entries submitted during the third covid-19 lockdown.
Sector's hard work to support disabled people during pandemic must continue apace
Specialist Advisor for Disability Alex Gibbons looks at how Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund and Activity Alliance's 'GOGA' programme have supported people with disabilities during the pandemic and how more needs to be done to close the growing inequalities.
Haringey set for Get Out Get Active with support from London Marathon runners’ fundraising efforts
London Sport is delighted to announce Haringey is one the successful locations that will benefit from phase two of Get Out Get Active (GOGA) to help more inactive people access activity opportunities.
London Sport releases toolkit to help create new Disability Networks
A new toolkit to guide the development of Disability Networks supporting increased levels of physical activity and move our city closer to an Active Inclusive Capital has been published by London Sport.
Inclusive practices remain important cornerstone of the London Sport Awards
On International Day of Disabled People, Specialist Advisor for Disability Alex Gibbons looks at how inclusive practices continue to be an important cornerstone of the London Sport Awards.
New Disability Network Toolkit set for September launch
London Sport gave an exclusive first-look of their new Disability Network Toolkit to a small selection of industry partners at a sold-out Communities of Practice event on Thursday (22 August).
London Sport and Disability Sports Coach announce new training partnership
London Sport and Disability Sports Coach have partnered to deliver disability equality training courses that aim to ensure disabled people have improved experiences when accessing sport services and facilities in London.
London Sport proud to support Activity Alliance's Who Says? campaign
Specialist Advisor for Disability Alex Gibbons gives London Sport's backing to Activity Alliance's Who Says? campaign which aims to gives positive evidence, resources and guidance to replace the misconceptions and presumptions on what is and isn’t possible.