We are pleased to announce the Sainsbury's School Games dates for Summer Level 3 County Competitions.
Swindon School Games will be held on the 26 June 2015 at the Lydiard Park Academy.
Wiltshire School Games will be held on the 8 July 2015 at Marlborough College.
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We’re looking for brand new talent in paralympic athletics. Come and try athletics for yourself at one of our events across the UK to show us what you can do.
Are you sporty and dream of becoming the next Elite Sprinter, Jumper or Thrower at the Paralympics in Rio 2016? Yes? Then all you need to do is sign up. Come to one of the Talent Introduction Days for your chance to experience the world of competitive athletics for talented new athletes to ...
GBSport are delivering a Marketing Essentials workshop in November in Wootton Bassett which covers the essential elements you must put in place to market your club/coaching programme successfully.
Our four hour interactive training workshop introduces the concept of successful marketing for sports clubs and coaches - defining and building a brand, developing and implementing an effective and practical marketing plan, how to monitor and evaluate the results, and great examples of ...
Saturday 1st November – Bowmoor SCSaturday 8th November – Bristol Corinthian YC
On Water activities include;
Seamanship Skills Teaching Spinnakers Single Handed session ideas Advanced Personal Sailing Skills Assistant Instructor training
Cost £15 per day includes Lunch
Contact RYA Regional Development Officer, Tony Wood 07876 330374, firstname.lastname@example.orgActivities suitable for all Dinghy Instructors, Assistant Instructors and Aspiring Instructors
Beazley commissioned project reveals skill and strategy underlying lightning quick moves
Fencing is among the fastest of sports, with decisive encounters lasting mere fractions of a second. British Fencing is today pleased to announce the launch of a trilogy of short films designed to reveal the mix of strategic thinking and lightning reflexes that has caused the sport to be likened to ‘high speed chess.’
The films cover two clashes between foilists and one between sabreurs. Firstl ...
A new legend is born as orienteering event comes to Nottingham
Red Bull has announced that it’s launching a brand new racing concept this autumn called Red Bull Robin Hood.
The new orienteering adventure race will take place on 1st November 2014 in Robin Hood’s hometown of Nottingham, bringing an exciting new twist to a legend of British folklore.
Playing on the heritage of Robin Hood and the key qualities required to be an orienteer, the adventure-style race will require a combination of spe ...
If you would like a copy of the Video sent to your school please contact Kirsty@wiltssport.org.uk and we will be happy to send you a copy while stocks last.
Feel free to share this video on social media and your website. ...
Comic Relief grants to support work where there is clear evidence of a sustained beneficial impact on people’s lives: excluded or disadvantaged through low income, rural or social isolation, age, disabilities, race, sexuality or gender.
Priority is to be given to small, locally based groups or organisations in areas of disadvantage that have a clear understanding of the needs of their community and are undertaking actions as a means of addressing these needs.
We award smaller grants of around ...
The following Coaching and Refereeing Award Courses available for booking:
UKCC Level 1 Coaching Children – Cost £105
Canford School, Wimborne – 12th/19th October , 2nd November 2014
Marlborough College – 11th/ 18th/ 25th January 2015
Trowbridge RFC – 9th/10th/17th May 2015
Pre-requisites – must complete Rugby Ready Foundation Course and be over 16
UKCC Level 2 Coaching the 15 a-side game – Cost £115
Marlborough College – 2nd/9th/23rd November 2014
Canford School, Wimborne – 1st/8t ...
Every month Mars Milk will be donating cash awards to sports individuals and clubs in need of extra funding. Whether you need new kit, travel costs, extra pitch time, coaches, training or competition entry fees, just let them know how they can help using their application form.
The entry with the highest number of votes at the end of the month will win a £1,000 cash award from Mars.
A further 10 applicants will receive a £300 cash donation, these applicants will be selected by their panel of j ...
The Swindon Sports Forum is pleased to announce that Oaks will be again providing professional advice and support to sports clubs in Swindon due to its successful partnership with the Sports Forum.
There is a small fee to be paid of £50 which the Sports Forum will keep if you are successful.
The workshops have proved very successful in the past few years so we would encourage anyone who is interested to complete an expression of interest form and send it back to Sue Gravell by email as soon as ...
Swindon Borough Council have released its latest update on the Leisure Change Program.
The change programme is investigating and implementing alternative ways of providing the Council’s leisure and cultural services in a bid to reduce the annual net cost to the Council.
Further details about the programme, including copies of all the reports to the Council’s Cabinet, can be found on the pages of the dedicated website which can be found via the newsletter.
To read the latest version of the new ...
The Swindon Sports Forum will be holding its 2014 AGM and next event on Tuesday 11th November 2014 in the Legends Lounge at Swindon Town Football Club at 7pm - 9pm.
Ian Bickerton and Sue Mendham will be speaking about the Leisure Change Program, with the transfer of leisure facilities to GLL and Twigmarket taking place the week before.
We will also be welcoming Justin Thomlinson MP to the meeting.
The AGM will also see the 2014 Sports Forum Grants being handed out to all the successful applic ...
This is a voluntary role that will provide excellent experience for someone wanting to work in this field.
The volunteers will be expected to assist with the delivery of the school games, for a minimum of at least 12 hours over the 12 month period. Attendance and volunteering at the Wiltshire school games in July 2015 is compulsory.
Training will be provided by the County Sport Partnership (see training opportunities below) who has been awarded a bursary to support the professional developmen ...
How much PE and sport premium funding primary schools receive in the academic year 2014 to 2015, and advice on how to spend it.
Most schools with primary-age pupils receive the PE and sport premium in the academic year 2014 to 2015, including:
academies and free schools
non-maintained special schools
city technology colleges (CTCs)
pupil referral units (PRUs)
The following types of school don’t receive this funding: