Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:33
New investment for unfunded Olympic and Paralympic sports could "make the difference" between athletes qualifying for Tokyo 2020 or not, says the chief executive of Skateboard England.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 15:34
Almost 300,000 more people are doing 150 minutes of activity a week according to new figures released today from our Active Lives Adult Survey May 2017/18.
The report also shows that inactivity levels - people doing fewer than 30 minutes of activity a week - dropped by 116,000 over the same time period.
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 14:05
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Wed, 22 Aug 2018 09:06
A cross-government school sport and activity action plan will consider ways to ensure that all children have access to quality, protected PE and sport sessions during the school week and opportunities to be physically active throughout the school day.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 11:02
Plenty of our followers are confident about what Sport England, UKSport 'government' should do for sport and PA, so here is your chance to have our say. With a new CEO arriving at Sport England in November what would your first 100 days look like? Tell us!
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 17:33
It comes as no surprise that Research from Loughborough University has revealed that many 4-year-olds are not physically ready to start school.
Early Year specialists tested children as two different schools and found a larger number than previously estimated are experiencing problems with balance and coordination that are actually impacting their ability to learn in the classroom.
Sun, 09 Sep 2018 17:25
Our population is ageing fast, with a growing proliferation of health problems including disability, dementia and frailty.
It has long been assumed that such problems were directly caused by ageing, and that they could therefore be neither prevented nor treated. But we now know that many of these problems...
We've developed a plan to give the more than 400,000 people who work in the sport and physical activity sector in England – and the people they help get active – the best possible support.
Working in an Active Nation has two main objectives.
Support the workforce to become more customer...