Categories: sport tech hub
Activating places and spaces through technology – a sneak peek into Active London 2022
Ahead of Active London 2022, taking place on 21 September, Head of Sport Tech Hub at London Sport, Milly Pelmore shares a sneak preview of the ‘Activating places and spaces through technology’ session, exploring the positive impact technology can have in creating active places and spaces in London.
"It's not about participation numbers, it's about the outcome those numbers drive" - says Tim Hollingsworth OBE
An active nation is the key to getting more people playing sport - Tim Hollingsworth OBE.
Go Jauntly here to unlock them London's green space and the hidden gems within
CEO of walking, wayfinding and nature connection app Go Jauntly Hana Sutch is on a mission to make it easier for Londoners to find parks and green spaces close to them.
Women's health needs 'golden' conversations in addition to support from tech products
Women’s health is being increasingly supported by tech but the "golden bit" remains in-person conversations if systems are to fundamentally change according to the Co-Founder of The Well HQ, Baz Moffat.
Long-term investment in school sport and physical activity is ‘no brainer’ for Sport and Recreation Alliance CEO
Continued long-term government investment in school sport and physical activity is a ‘no brainer’, the CEO of the Sport and Recreation Alliance has told our Talking Sport & Tech podcast.
Born Barikor discusses his Our Parks journey on Talking Sport & Tech podcast
CEO and Founder Born Barikor will target a four-fold increase in his Our Parks community within three years telling the Talking Sport & Tech podcast his mission is to get a million Parkers fit by 2025.
"Overwhelming evidence" on the value of sport and physical activity says ukactive CEO Huw Edwards
The evidence on the value of sport and physical activity is "overwhelming" ukactive CEO Huw Edwards has told Sport Tech Hub by London Sport's new podcast Talking Sport & Tech. The brand new podcast, released this week, gives listeners a glimpse into the lives of inspiring leaders and entrepreneurs from the sport and physical activity sector.
Sport Tech Hub by London Sport launch new podcast series: Talking Sport & Tech
Sport Tech Hub, established by London Sport, are thrilled to announce their new podcast series, Talking Sport & Tech.
Sport Tech Hub by London Sport announce new partnership with Decathlon
A new partnership will see the world’s largest sports retailer, Decathlon, join Sport Tech Hub and London Sport’s vision of making London the most physically active city in the world.
London Sport Awards 2021 Winner: The Tech and Digital Award - Street Tag
STREET Tag Limited hoped to make it third time lucky, after once again reaching the final shortlist for a prestigious London Sport Award - this year, they took home a win.
More opportunities for clubs to reach inactive Londoners as London Sport backs RED January 2022
London Sport are delighted to confirm their backing for the RED January 2022 campaign with added support for organisations looking to get their activities in front of inactive Londoners.
London Sport's Sport Tech Hub extends partnership with Loughborough University London
Sport Tech Hub and Loughborough University London will continue using the power of tech innovation to increase participation levels in physical activity and sport after extending their partnership until 2023.
London Sport Awards 2021 nominees: Tech and Digital Award - Bexley Mencap
BEXLEY Mencap’s extensive programme of virtual activities during the pandemic helped the charity attract new members and reach new areas. Now they’re into the final shortlist for a high-profile London Sport Award too.
London Sport Awards 2021 nominees: Tech and Digital Award - Merton Mencap
MERTON Mencap’s set of innovative initiatives throughout the Covid-19 pandemic have seen the charity nominated in the London Sport Awards.
London Sport Awards 2021 nominees: Tech and Digital Award - Street Tag
STREET Tag Limited hope to make it third time lucky, after once again reaching the final shortlist for a prestigious London Sport Award.
Meet the Team: Alex, Head of Sport Tech Hub
As part of our London Sport Consultancy’s re-brand, we’re sitting down with the key team members working on our consultancy services. Our 'Meet the Team series' introduces Alex Zurita, Head of Sport Tech Hub.
5,000 Londoners got active for RED January raising nearly £25,000 in the process
A dedicated community of 5,000 Londoners who completed the nationwide physical and mental health campaign RED January at the start of the year have raised almost £25,000 for charity Sport in Mind.
Returning Stronger Than Ever with Tech and Physical Activity
As the Evening Standard launch their London Rising campaign, Alex Zurita, Head of Sport Tech Hub, looks at how tech and physical activity can ensure the capital returns stronger than ever.
2020 Review of the Year
The year 2020 will be one to remember. There have been challenge but also, positives. At London Sport, we have seen, once again, the incredible impact of the capital's grassroots physical activity and sport sector unite to keep Londoners active. Here, we look back at London Sport’s memorable moments for 2020.
London Sport gets behind RED January 2021
London Sport are thrilled to be supporting RED January in 2021. We will be working alongside RED January to generate a better understanding of the motivating factors that keep Londoners connected to physical activity campaigns and how major movements like RED January spark sustained physical activity.