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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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Grassroots Sport

While further funding cuts will continue to be hard on grassroots and local provision, financial constraints will ultimately help community sport to be more innovative and more efficient
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Latest Blog Posts

"Postponed due to pitch conditions" Grassroots football and sport participation

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:05

"Postponed due to pitch conditions" Grassroots football and sport participation

This time of year managers, coaches and players from across the country await the dreaded inevitable. Whether it be via an email, text message or a social media update, the crushing words "postponed due to pitch conditions", not only dampens the spirit of many, it reduces the amount of time people play....

Latest News

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

2 days ago

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

5 days ago

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...

Health Select Committee Report on Diet and Physical Activity

6 days ago

The Health Select Committee, led by Dr. Sarah Wollaston MP, today released its report on the Impact of Physical Activity and Diet on Health. The report says health workers should use every opportunity...

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, 29 Apr 2015, 09:30 - 17:00

Doping: the balance between education and testing

Wed, 13 May 2015 - Thu, 14 May 2015

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