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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

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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

European Commission on Sport and Physical Activity Report

5 days ago

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...

'Pride and profile': The Soft Power of Sport

5 days ago

Right on cue, as if in reply to the recent Sports Think Tank blog on the value of sport, the House of Lords committee on Soft Power and the UK's influence concludes that our sporting institutions create...

All-Party Commission Calls for a National Plan of Action to get People Active

9th Apr, 2014

Yesterday the All-Party Commission on Physical Activity presented to David Cameron its report on the state of physical education in schools. The report was led by parliamentarians Tanni Grey-Thompson,...

Latest Blog Posts

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...

WHAT'S THE HIDDEN OLYMPIC LEGACY?

21st Mar, 2014

By Wayne Morris, Head of Community & CSR, Premiership Rugby

There's been a lot of talk focus on the Olympic legacy, recently....

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