A research library of key reports on the sports and physical activity sector from a variety of sources.
About This Report:
A report and recommendations from the Sports People's Think Tank in association with the Fare network and 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.
Thu, 22 Oct 2015
A report prepared by Dr Steven Bradbury (Loughborough University) on behalf of the Sports People's Think Tank.
Sat, 21 Mar 2015
This summary report by EY presents the estimated economic contribution of the Premier League in the 2013/14 season.
Sat, 01 Feb 2020
Welcome to Sport for All? Why ethnicity and culture matters in sport and physical activity. This report looks at the sport and physical activity participation of children and adults from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds in England. By combining two years of data from the Active Lives...
Mon, 09 Apr 2018
The objective of this research is to share insights (best practices) and strategies with other organisations that may struggle to engage and support girls in sport
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
Mon, 26 Feb 2018
New research reveals that the majority of children's sports coaches are unqualified and underpaid.
A Summary Report Investigating The Level Of Duty Of Care Understanding In Community Sport Settings In The UK
Fri, 05 Jan 2018
The Sports Think Tank
The review follows the Duty of Care in Sport report (April, 2017) led by Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE, DL which sets out clear recommendations that aim to look after the people at the very heart of the sector – the people who take part and volunteer.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017
Loughborough University was commissioned to undertake a small-scale scoping study in order to examine the future possibilities for more broadly examining the impact of the school-based programmes on individual participants and on schools more widely utilising data that is routinely collated by schools....
Thu, 21 Sep 2017
The Coaching Plan for England represents a 'call to action' for everyone in the coaching community in England to modernise how we think about coaching and how we talk about coaching.