A research library of key reports on the sports and physical activity sector from a variety of sources.
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Thu, 22 Mar 2018
Sport New Zealand
This report presents the findings of a programme of research undertaken to confirm the value of sport and active recreation to New Zealand and New Zealanders
Wed, 27 Nov 2013
Sports Coach UK
A research report produced for Sports Coach UK by Loughborough University.
Fri, 10 Oct 2014
This October report looks at following barriers to football development: England lags behind in the quantity and quality of affordable grassroots facilities; Coaching and coach development, in clubs and at grassroots, have not yet reached a satisfactory level and impact.
Sat, 21 Mar 2015
This summary report by EY presents the estimated economic contribution of the Premier League in the 2013/14 season.
Sat, 10 Jan 2015
This report by EY assesses and predicts the wider economic implications to hosting the Rugby World Cup in England and Cardiff this year.
Wed, 07 Jun 2017
In April 2017, British Cycling and UK Sport agreed to carry out an audit based upon allegations outside of the scope of the Cycling Independent Review. To this end, UK Sport commissioned a special review of British Cycling to consider these allegations.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014
Two years on from the London Olympics, this document reports on the current status of the ongoing legacy from the event. It contains detailed accounts from five key areas of legacy: sport and healthy living; the regeneration of East London; economic growth; bringing communities together and the legacy...
Gold Framework: Guidance On UK-Level Support Available When Bidding For And Staging Major Sporting Events
Tue, 10 Mar 2015
DCMS, UK Sport
This revised and enhanced framework is a joint DCMS and UK Sport approach setting out how the UK will support these Gold Events, building on recent experiences and enhanced levels of collaboration with key partners. The aim is to provide the most effective package of support available to major sporting...
Sat, 10 Jan 2015
UK Sport commissioned the independent research consultancy ComRes to conduct a consultation among its stakeholders at all levels, focusing on the organisation's strategic direction beyond the Rio 2016 investment cycle.
Thu, 27 Nov 2014
Sports People's Think Tank
A report and recommendations from the Sports People's Think Tank in association with the Fare network and Loughborough University.
Sun, 15 Feb 2015
This Elite Sport Strategy provides the blueprint for a sustained level of achievement at the highest level of sport.
Mon, 22 Aug 2016
The Sutton Trust
A new generation of comprehensive educated Olympic medallists – including Laura Trott and Mo Farah – is challenging the traditional dominance of independent schools in elite sports. However, Team GB's top Olympians are still four times more likely to have been privately educated than the...
Wed, 15 Feb 2012
This vision spurs Sport Wales' motivation and commitment to delivering the very best for Welsh sport.
Mon, 10 Aug 2015
This document highlights 10 themes on which individuals and organisations are being invited to submit evidence over a 9-week period to help shape this new direction for sports policy
Fri, 14 Aug 2015
This consultation highlights ten themes that together capture the headline issues that DCMS want to address.
Tue, 10 Mar 2015
The primary focus of this document is to showcase a commitment to the legacy of the 2012 Olympics, whilst illustrating some of the key economic benefits of sports policy to England through sports devolved policy through primary delivery organisations, including local authorities, Sport England and UK...