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Active Beyond Education: A report exploring young disabled people's experiences of sport and physical activity, during the transition from education to adulthood.Active Beyond Education: A report exploring young disabled people's experiences of sport and physical activity, during the transition from education to adulthood.

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
Research involving consultation with young disabled people to explore their experience of sport and physical activity during their transition from education to adulthood. The findings highlight a range of reasons why disabled people do or do not engage in sport and physical activity as they move on from education. These cover internal factors, such as having the motivation as well as the physical and psychological capability to take par...Research involving consultation with young disabled people to explore their experience of sport and physical activity during their transition from education to adulthood. The findings highlight a range of reasons why dis...

Walking Football ResearchWalking Football Research

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
Quantitative and qualitative research profiling current players and those that are not currently playing. The document identifies the typical player as over 58, who used to play football over a decade ago. The most important channels to reach the target audience is through word of mouth and newspaper/magazine ads. The most common reasons for wanting to take part are for health and fitness, socialising and for the love of the game. The b...Quantitative and qualitative research profiling current players and those that are not currently playing. The document identifies the typical player as over 58, who used to play football over a decade ago. The most impor...

The challenge of growing youth participation in sportThe challenge of growing youth participation in sport

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
Sport England presentation that provides insight into understanding young people (14-25) via the context of their environment and their attitudes and behaviours and, how that impacts on their motivations and relationships with sport. It further outlines key information on how to engage, deliver to and retain young people in sport with case studies of successful activites.Sport England presentation that provides insight into understanding young people (14-25) via the context of their environment and their attitudes and behaviours and, how that impacts on their motivations and relationship...

Physical activity strategy for the WHO European Region 2016–2025Physical activity strategy for the WHO European Region 2016–2025

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
The World Health Organisation sets out voluntary targets to decrease the prevalence of physical inactivity by 2025. Targets are set specifically for: 1. A 25% relative reduction in the risk of premature mortality from cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes or chronic respiratory diseases; 2. A 25% relative reduction in the prevalence of raised blood pressure or containment of the prevalence of raised blood pressure, according to nati...The World Health Organisation sets out voluntary targets to decrease the prevalence of physical inactivity by 2025. Targets are set specifically for: 1. A 25% relative reduction in the risk of premature mortality from ca...

Go Where Women AreGo Where Women Are

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
A 50 page insight document exploring our current understanding of women and how to close the gender gap in sport. The report details 7 key principles that need to be kept in mind when delivering exercise to this target group. It then details the main barriers, motivations and triggers that need to be covered in order to understand and engage with this audience. The report offers practical advice as to what to do, say and how to evoke an...A 50 page insight document exploring our current understanding of women and how to close the gender gap in sport. The report details 7 key principles that need to be kept in mind when delivering exercise to this target g...

Physical Activity Statistics 2015Physical Activity Statistics 2015

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
The Physical Activity Statistics 2015 publication highlights the importance of physical activity in cardiovascular health. The data shows that there has been very little change in the proportion of individuals reaching the recommended physical activity levels and recent figures still highlight the differences found between sexes and across ages. Additionally, the data suggests that sedentary behaviour, that in which energy expenditure i...The Physical Activity Statistics 2015 publication highlights the importance of physical activity in cardiovascular health. The data shows that there has been very little change in the proportion of individuals reaching t...

A Guide to Active People InteractiveA Guide to Active People Interactive

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
Provides guidance an support on the physical activty measures introduced to the APS tool in October 2015Provides guidance an support on the physical activty measures introduced to the APS tool in October 2015

Uncovering the True Value of Sports VolunteersUncovering the True Value of Sports Volunteers

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
Join In's research shows that volunteers in sport invest their time in themselves and their community. The returns on that investment are of immense benefit to the wellbeing of the UK. Volunteering in Sport contributes to society in three main ways: 1. Economically (volunteer time) 2. By increasing personal wellbeing and mental and physical benefits 3. It increases and enables participation. It is estimated that each volunteer in sport ...Join In's research shows that volunteers in sport invest their time in themselves and their community. The returns on that investment are of immense benefit to the wellbeing of the UK. Volunteering in Sport contributes t...

Satellite Club Evaluation Interim Report 2 - SubstanceSatellite Club Evaluation Interim Report 2 - Substance

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
A Sport England report outlining the findings from the first survey of participants of satellite clubs (conducted between January and March 2015). This report focuses on the profile of young people attending clubs, their motivations for attending and the material and attitudinal outcomes they are beginning to experience. Results suggest that less active participants attend because they were looking for affordable, convenient provision t...A Sport England report outlining the findings from the first survey of participants of satellite clubs (conducted between January and March 2015). This report focuses on the profile of young people attending clubs, their...

The Class of 2035: Promoting a brighter and more active future for the youth of tomorrow.The Class of 2035: Promoting a brighter and more active future for the youth of tomorrow.

 London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
This report presetns four opposing visions of what the Class of 2035 might look like based on current long term trends and drivers. It highlights that although sport and physical activity are extremely attractive to young people, PE lessons in school, for many, represent the extent of physical activity. And, whilst there is no singular sporting context for children, practitioners must be warned against drawing a simple distinction betwe...This report presetns four opposing visions of what the Class of 2035 might look like based on current long term trends and drivers. It highlights that although sport and physical activity are extremely attractive to youn...