A research library of key reports on the sports and physical activity sector from a variety of sources.
About This Report:
The Culture and Sport Evidence (CASE) programme is a joint programme of strategic research led by the DCMS in collaboration with the Arts Council England ACE, English Heritage and Sport England.
Wed, 27 Jan 2021
Uniting the Movement is our 10-year vision to transform lives and communities through sport and physical activity.
As we adapt and rebuild from the huge disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we need to collectively reimagine how we keep movement, sport and activity central to the lives of everyone....
Thu, 21 Apr 2016
Sheffield Hallam University
This research paper attempts to value the social impacts of participation in sport in England, using the SROI framework.
Mon, 28 Dec 2020
Report form the CSJ calling on the government to radically increase the provision of school sport and PE
Fri, 23 Mar 2018
The Centre For Social Justice
This paper argues that the Government must develop a comprehensive national strategy to make sport a vehicle for social good and use it to help improve people's lives and communities.
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
Fri, 15 Dec 2017
Sport England's latest research reveals that active people are happier and more satisfied with their lives – and are less likely to experience anxiety.
Mon, 25 Mar 2013
British Heart Foundation
This document provides an overview of the best available evidence on health and wellbeing outcomes that are directly affected by physical activity.
Sat, 15 Sep 2012
Sport and Recreation Alliance
This report seeks to substantiate the claim that 'sport is good for you'. The Game of Life brings together, for the first time, all of the best evidence to support those gut feelings we have about sport. But it is also even-handed, pointing out where the evidence is patchy or where more research is required....
Mon, 19 Dec 2022
- A growing proportion of clubs are in severe financial difficulty, operating with low reserves following COVID-19 – this is currently the case for a quarter of clubs and is expected to rise to a third in the coming year
Mon, 06 Jun 2022
This report was commissioned by the District Councils' Network, with the aim of evidencing the health economic value of their members' leisure and wellbeing services, and the further impact they could potentially have on reducing health inequalities. It includes estimates of the potential impact of increasing...