British Shooting, in partnership with the NSRA, are proud to be running the first ever South-West Schools Junior Air Pistol Championships.
The Individual Competitions will be of mixed gender split into three age categories – Junior, Inter and Senior. The Team Competition will consist of teams of three, mixed gender and mixed aged category.
The event will be hosted by Leweston School on the afternoon of Wednesday 7 October 2015.
For more information and to apply to take part in the event, plea ...
Shooting venues all over the UK joined British Shooting to celebrate National Paralympic Day 2015 last weekend.
A total of 17 clubs hosted sporting activities to celebrate the third year since the British public came together to make the home Games of 2012 the most successful Paralympics ever.
Nearly 200 members of the general public up and down the country registered to participate in shooting and sample the thrill of hitting a target.
One venue that hosted an event was Hannah’s Shooting Clu ...
TABLE TENNIS ENGLAND JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION
Job Advert - AREA DEVELOPMENT OFFICER: SOUTH WEST
£22,000-£27,000 (Dependent on experience)
Maternity Cover for up to 13 months, Full Time 35 hours per week
(With option of reduction to 28 hours per week considered for exceptional candidates)
We are looking for a highly motivated, skilled individual to be part of our South West Area field team. The role will be integral to driving up participation in the South West, with a l ...
Wiltshire and Swindon Sport (WASP) has launched a new innovative funding scheme for the benefit of those playing and involved in sport in Wiltshire and Swindon.
In association with Podium Partners, WASP want to help local young and disabled people to develop their potential and to be able to support clubs looking for new equipment or facilities. This will add to a wide range of services already offered by Wiltshire and Swindon Sport that support sport locally.
WASP offer the opportunity for ...
England Handball will launch its new Level 1 coach development programme on 1 September 2015.
The two-day programme, which will replace the old one-day course, provides a more rounded coach-education experience. It covers the ‘who’, ‘what’ and ‘how’ of coaching practice. Learning takes place over two eight-and-a-half-hour days. What are the benefits of the new level 1?
increase in active learning time
more relevant tasks for the learner coach to engage in
‘Scrappers Boxing Gym and Community Fitness Centre’ is a community gym managed by the ‘Swindon Children’s Scrapstore’ a registered charity and community resource centre.
Scrappers Gym is Swindon’s only community gym and provides a low cost alternative to expensive commercial fitness centres to provide access to fitness equipment for all allowing more people especially young people and those on low incomes to increase their health and fitness.
Scrappers Gym ...
Whether starting from scratch or improving what you already offer, Use Our School contains a huge raft of support, information and advice for schools, local authorities and sport partners.
Enter the new web resource now and explore our films, infographics and a host of other essential tools.
“We know what an important role schools play in their local community and we want to actively support those schools who already open up their facilities for community use and those who ar ...
Wiltshire County FA are delighted to announce the trial dates for the FA Licensed Cerebral Palsy Regional Talent centre (RTC). The RTC is a programme designed to support the development of Elite Male Players across the South West of England from U11’s to U16’s for season 2015/16.
(We are able to accept players at U17 and U10 in exceptional circumstances.)
The trials are open to players with Cerebral Palsy, Stroke, Acquired Brain Injury and Neurological Impairments.
As an organisation our goal ...
Calne Archers have completed their Sportivate Project, this was a project aimed at bringing in more youngsters to the club and also the sport of archery.
A promotional campaign was launched around the schools and some taster sessions were set up at their base Beversbrook Sports Ground in Calne.
Over 24 participants passed through the sessions with around 18 of the youngsters progressing through the whole 6 week Sportivate Programme and officially earning their 252 competency badge as archers.
Following on from your first club newsletter in April, this second edition invites your club to get involved in the new Junior League, amongst other great club features in the link below.
England Squash & Racketball (ESR), the National Governing Body for Squash & Racketball, is seeking to appoint a Head of Support Services.
The main purpose of the role is to lead and manage across ESR’s administrative support services and ensure that all organisational requirements are met.The role has responsiblity for Finance, HR, Legal / Corporate Governance, Office Management and IT. The successful candidate should also have a strong understanding of programme development and operati ...
British Taekwondo Update
Who are we?
We are British Taekwondo Control Board (WTF) Limited – trading as British Taekwondo – the national governing body for the Olympic style of Taekwondo.
We have a Council elected by the club membership, and a Board of Directors which consist of operational and non-executive members.
GB Taekwondo (aka Sport Taekwondo) is the world class performance programme of British Taekwondo which receives Sport England funding for their Talent Development Pro ...
This course will enable learners to safely deliver Learn to Row courses, using the British Rowing Learn to Row materials.
Learn to Row Instructor course: A course enabling club members to deliver Learn to Row sessions for new rowers
When: Sat 8th & Sun 9th Aug (10am – 4pm), & Wed 12th Aug (6pm – 9pm).
Where: Minerva Bath RC
Cost: £75 (learners will need to pay the normal £125 but will then receive a reimbursement).
How to book: http://courses.britishrowing.org/course/ ...