News - Tags: Adult Participation

Tags: Adult Participation

SASP's Involvement in The Richmond Group of Charities Case Study

SASP's Involvement in The Richmond Group of Charities Case Study

SASP are proud to have been part of The Richmond Group of Charities case study, which accompanies the physical activity and long term conditions resource pack

The Richmond Group of Charities have developed a series of Physical Activity and Long Term Health Conditions Resource Packs aimed at the sport and physical activity sector, health and care organisations and the health and care workforce.

Moving... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Apr 2022 13:28

Tags: Active Lives, Adult Participation, Inclusive

The Summer Social Rounders season is nearly here!

The Summer Social Rounders season is nearly here!

After 2 disastrous summers, we are looking forward to an unrestricted resumption of our program this year with Mixed Social Leagues in Yeovil and Taunton!!

Yeovil Fixtures will take place on Monday evenings and Taunton Fixtures will take place on Wednesday evenings with a 6.30 start. The Taunton program will begin with a few weeks pre season familiarisation on April 27th whilst the Yeovil season will... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 02 Apr 2022 14:48

Tags: Active Adults, Active Communities, Active Lives, Adult Participation, Rounders

Workplace Volleyball Tournament!

Workplace Volleyball Tournament!

The Annual Workplace Volleyball Tournament is back!

And will be held on Thursday 14th April 7.00 – 9.00pm at Taunton Vale Sports Club. WE look forward to welcoming teams of 6, though plenty of scope for substituting so you are welcome to have larger squads.

Don't worry if you haven't played Volleyball before, we have a very relaxed interpretation of the rules and play with adapted equipment, very... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Mar 2022 11:49

Tags: Active Adults, Active Workplace, Adult Participation

Photo Competition and Calendar 2023 now open!

Photo Competition and Calendar 2023 now open!

The Photo Competition that will eventually result in next year's Getting Outside in Somerset Calendar is now open! Entry is open to all, pictures taken on your walks with smartphones are perfect as are pictures from a good quality digital camera. Email your entries to Stewart Collins at scollins@sasp.co.uk. Please ensure that you choose the highest format available, ideally at least 750kb. The only... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Mar 2022 12:26

Tags: Active Adults, Active Travel, Adult Participation

England Squash launches Rally Together Pledge Campaign

England Squash launches Rally Together Pledge Campaign

England Squash has today launched its Rally Together Pledge campaign on International Women's Day which calls on everyone in the squash community to break the bias and support more women and girls to reach their full potential in squash.

Research conducted by England Squash reveals that female players and coaches still experience sexist comments and suffer discrimination due to unconscious gender bias.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 09:30

Tags: Active Lives, Adult Participation, Inclusivity

In It together and Get Outside in Somerset join Talking Café LIVE to discuss the two projects

In It together and Get Outside in Somerset join Talking Café LIVE to discuss the two projects

Charlotte Norman: 'In It Together' - Women's Development Officer and Sarah Crossley, Marketing & Communications Officer joined the Talking Café to talk about the Get Outside in Somerset project and the In It Together project.

They discussed the effects the pandemic has had on physical activity and exercise, social pressures on women in Somerset, how to move more in ways that suit you, what... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Mar 2022 16:18

Tags: Active Adults, Active Communities, Adult Participation

This Girl Can and parkrun team up to welcome even more women and girls to parkrun this International Women’s Day

This Girl Can and parkrun team up to welcome even more women and girls to parkrun this International Women’s Day
  • In a celebration of being active in whatever way suits you, parkrun and This Girl Can come together to host a second International Women's Day parkrun
  • Research shows the gender activity gap persists. Women are less likely than men to take part in parkrun events, despite registering in higher numbers
  • The first International Women's Day parkrun took place on Saturday 7 March 2020, and saw more than 15,000... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Feb 2022 11:44

Tags: Adult Participation, Parkruns, This Girl Can

Partners and Sponsors

Partners and Sponsors

  • Sport England
    Active Partnerships
    Somerset Business Award Winner
    Somerset Chamber of Commerce
    CPSU
    Disability Confident
  • Somerset Skills & Learning
    Youth Sport Trust
    activity alliance
    pluss
    Sedgemoor District Council
    Avon & Somerset Police
  • South Somerset District Council
    Somerset Partnership
    Yeovil Hospital Healthcare
    Taunton & West Somerset Council
    Mendip District Council
    Homes in Sedgemoor
  • Macmillan Cancer Support
    Spark Somerset
    YMCA Dulverton Group
    Department for Work & Pensions
    EDF
    Somerset CCG
  • SAPHTO
    together team
    Somerset Cricket Board
    British American Football Association
    Badminton England
    Somerset FA
  • British Cycling
    Create Development
    Children in Need
    The Salvation Army
    Somerset County Council
    Lifeline
  • Channel Adventure
    Somerset Community Foundation
    Nova Sports & Coaching
    Zing Somerset
    Sports Coach UK