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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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Sport in the information age

Do 'pay and play' models and tailored sports provision spell the end for traditional sports club membership?
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Latest Blog Posts

The Power of the Individual in the Information Age: The challenge for the traditional sports model

Tue, 05 May 2015 10:25

The Power of the Individual in the Information Age: The challenge for the traditional sports model

We live in an information age. The internet has meant that we now have a knowledge-based society, whilst recent technological innovations continue to ensure we live in an increasingly individualistic time. Access to goods, services, entertainment and information is available directly to individuals through...

Latest News

Major Parties Release Election Manifestos

15th Apr, 2015

The major political parties this week unveiled their election manifestos. While none of the documents dedicates substantial space to sport policy, a variety of issues are mentioned including school sport,...

£12m million grassroots funding for Sport England's Partners

30th Mar, 2015

Sport England has announced £12 million of funding for organisations involved in helping get people more active. Seven specialist sports organisations – Sport England's National Partners –...

Analysis of health and educational benefits of sport and culture

26th Mar, 2015

This report further develops the evidence base around the social and wellbeing value of culture and sport. By better understanding the social impact and value of our sectors, we hope that it will help...

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

Wed, 13 May 2015 - Thu, 14 May 2015

The Telegraph Business of Sport

Fri, 15 May 2015, 10:00 - 16:00

ReDEAFining Deaf Sport

Wed, 03 Jun 2015 - Sat, 06 Jun 2015

ISBNPA 2015