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Sports Think Tank - A fully independent think tank dedicated to the most thorough and insightful thinking around sporting policy in the UK

"A sports think tank would be a great legacy from the 2012 games, enabling future generations to benefit from long term, well researched, and evidence-based sports policy making in the UK" Seb Coe

Sports Think Tank

Sports Think Tank

Address
31-32 Bedford Street
Covent Garden
London
WC2E 9ED
Telephone
+44 20 3239 3380
Website
http://www.sportsthinktank.com

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Latest News

WHO Press Release on the Benefits of Cycling

1 day ago

This recent press release from the World Health Organisation expounds the potential economic, environmental and health benefits of an integrated city transport system that promotes the use of bicycles....

Quantifying the Social Impacts of Culture and Sport

1 day ago

DCMS Ministers: Helen Grant MP, The Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP and Ed Vaizey MP publish this report presenting the findings of analysis undertaken by London School of Economics to quantify the impacts of culture...

European Commission on Sport and Physical Activity Report

11th Apr, 2014

A recently published report by the European Commission catalogues the sport and physical activity habits of people across Europe. While the UK is below the EC average, over a third of UK citizens say they...

Latest Blog Posts

Major Sporting Events: Why are we so keen to host them and do they bring the benefits we’re led to believe? Part 1

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Last week, Brazil unveiled its $10 billion infrastructure budget for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Here in the UK, it's...

Food for Thought: ‘No Compromise’- Where is the Value in Medals?

9th Apr, 2014

UK Sport's decision to withdraw funding from six Olympic sports recently has caused a furore amongst commentators criticising...

Street Games and Cebr report: The UK’s Inactivity Time Bomb

1st Apr, 2014

Counting the cost: This latest report summarizes the projected financial impact of inactivity and sedentary lifestyles, and the...

About Us

Launched in 2011, the Sports Think Tank is a fully independent think tank dedicated to the most thorough and insightful thinking around sporting policy in the UK.

"A sports think tank would be a great legacy from the 2012 games, enabling future generations to benefit from a long term, well researched, and evidence based sports policy in the UK." Seb Coe

Upcoming Events

Thu, 05 Jun 2014, 10:00 - 17:00

S&RA 2014 Sport Summit

Tue, 09 Sep 2014, 09:30 - 16:00

European Sport Development Network 2014