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Coaching campaign asks the nation to ‘Support Your Coach’

Coaching campaign asks the nation to ‘Support Your Coach’

UK Coaching has confirmed that UK Coaching Week 2020 will take place from the 14-20 September.

The awareness campaign – which empowers athletes, coaches and the public to celebrate great coaching – will centre on the need to 'Support Your Coach', kicking off with the #GreatCoachingPledge that will call on the nation to give some of their own time, sharing thanks and support for the coaching... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 12:38

Tags: Coaching

Laura's Blog: Wherever you are on your parenting journey, getting and staying active can be a real challenge, as our SASP team member Laura is currently finding during her pregnancy.

Laura's Blog: Wherever you are on your parenting journey, getting and staying active can be a real challenge, as our SASP team member Laura is currently finding during her pregnancy.

When my wonderful colleague Tiff, who created the 'Pregnancy and Mum & Baby' page on the SASP website, approached me, a first-time mum-to-be, and asked if I would be interested in blogging about my experiences during pregnancy, particularly with activity, I was a little (read a lot) apprehensive. Even now, I'm still not convinced anyone will want to hear what I have to say but I must admit I personally... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 16:41

Tags: Blog, Pregnancy, ThisGirlCan

Return of Health Walks in Mendip and West Somerset

Return of Health Walks in Mendip and West Somerset

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Statement: 29th July 2020

Health walks returned with great success in Mendip and West Somerset at the start of July. We are now several weeks in and have more walks and walkers returning each week out enjoying our beautiful county.

Our health walks will look a little different for the time being, with extra hygiene and social distancing measures in place to protect walkers and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 17:20

Tags: Adult Participation, Health Walks

ReActivate - a new, free, training platform for coaches and volunteers

ReActivate - a new, free, training platform for coaches and volunteers

Sport England has funded ReActivate, a new digital training platform designed to equip anyone working or volunteering in sport and physical activity in England with the knowledge and skills they need to confidently restart, as we emerge from lockdown.

Commissioned by CIMSPA and delivered by a consortium of partners with extensive experience in online training in the physical activity sector, led by... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:40

Tags: Coaching, Volunteering, Workforce

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    pluss
    Sedgemoor District Council
    Avon & Somerset Police
  • South Somerset District Council
    Somerset Partnership
    Yeovil Hospital Healthcare
    Taunton & West Somerset Council
    Mendip District Council
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    Department for Work & Pensions
    EDF
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    Somerset Cricket Board
    British American Football Association
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    Somerset County Council
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