A research library of key reports on the sports and physical activity sector from a variety of sources.
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Fri, 08 Jul 2022
The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games ran at an overall public cost of £8.8 billion. The government committed to a lasting legacy, including an increase in grassroots sports participation. Successive governments have since adopted strategies to further their objectives for grassroots sport...
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...
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.
Wed, 10 Dec 2014
This report presents an estimation of the Gross Value Added generated by the sports sector in the field of construction.
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...
Wed, 26 Feb 2014
The aim of the physical activity strand of the legacy is to have a much more physically active nation.
Thu, 26 Sep 2013
The Smith Institute
This publication brings together the views of a highly respected group of people with expertise gained from years of experience in researching, organising, planning and delivering sport and physical activity.
Mon, 26 Aug 2013
This report presents the latest headline child estimates for the year up to and including March 2013.
Sun, 26 May 2013
The Smith Institute
A survey of teachers, school games organisers and school sport partnerships staff.
Sat, 25 Aug 2012
The Economist Intelligence Unit
This report examines the business and economic impact of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Sat, 14 Jan 2012
A new youth sport strategy.
Thu, 27 Jan 2011
This research explores the extent to which major sporting events have the potential to inspire people – whether spectators or TV viewers ‐ to participate in sport or recreational activity more frequently than they do normally.
Thu, 23 Dec 2010
This document sets out the Government's plans for the legacy from the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Wed, 26 Mar 2008
The new strategy aims to address the fundamental challenges facing sport, and particularly community sport, in England. As such it features a significant shift in focus and direction.