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What sways women to play sport? What sways women to play sport?

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
The research took place between November and December 2014. Research sample: girls and women aged 11 to 57 years-old, with different sporting interests and at different life stages. Women’s participation is influenced in a multitude of ways: positively and negatively, directly and indirectly, externally and internally and intentionally and unknowingly. By only focusing on ‘role models’ rather than ‘influencers’, there is the potential t... The research took place between November and December 2014. Research sample: girls and women aged 11 to 57 years-old, with different sporting interests and at different life stages. Women’s participation is influenced in...

Perceptions of Coaches and Coaching Perceptions of Coaches and Coaching

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
This research piece outlines the perceptions of coaches and coaching as a profession. It hihglights the need to get more people participating in coached sport in order to further the recruitment of quality coaches across all sports.  This research piece outlines the perceptions of coaches and coaching as a profession. It hihglights the need to get more people participating in coached sport in order to further the recruitment of quality... This research piece outlines the perceptions of coaches and coaching as a profession. It hihglights the need to get more people participating in coached sport in order to further the recruitment of quality coaches across...

Mapping Disability: The Facts Mapping Disability: The Facts

London Sport
Created 4 years ago
This report offers an in-depth look at the vast range of impairments experienced by people in England. It also includes comprehensive data on disability by categories such as region, gender and age. This report offers an in-depth look at the vast range of impairments experienced by people in England. It also includes comprehensive data on disability by categories such as region, gender and age.

Fields of Dreams Fields of Dreams

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
This report focuses on the usage of the Douglas Eyre Sports Centre (DESC) in Walthamstow between April 2014 - March 2015. The playing pitches at DESC have been owned and managed by London Playing Fields Foundation (LPFF), but are under threat of development and so this report was written to demonstrate the sporting value of the facility and playing pitches in cost-saving terms. This was comissioned by Substance, using the Sportworks val... This report focuses on the usage of the Douglas Eyre Sports Centre (DESC) in Walthamstow between April 2014 - March 2015. The playing pitches at DESC have been owned and managed by London Playing Fields Foundation (LPFF)...

Basketball England Review of Satellite Clubs (14/15) Basketball England Review of Satellite Clubs (14/15)

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
An infographic based insight review of basketball satellite clubs across England. Includes statistics on participants, coaches, sessions and training and development. An infographic based insight review of basketball satellite clubs across England. Includes statistics on participants, coaches, sessions and training and development.

Sports Participation Changes in London Following London 2012 with National and International Comparisons Sports Participation Changes in London Following London 2012 with National and International Comparisons

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
This report examines the impact of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games on grassroots sports participation in London and compares London's participation with England, other English cities and other countries in Europe. Uses Sport England APS data 1x30 and 3x30 minutes data as a benchmark. Findings indicate that participation did increase in the year of the Olympics across both able-bodied and disability sports, but especially ... This report examines the impact of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games on grassroots sports participation in London and compares London's participation with England, other English cities and other countries in E...

EMD Insight National Survey Infographic EMD Insight National Survey Infographic

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
Infographic showing the results of the 2015 Exercise, Move, Dance survey conducted by YouGov. Includes key statistics on participation in dance and the benefits it can have on individuals. Infographic showing the results of the 2015 Exercise, Move, Dance survey conducted by YouGov. Includes key statistics on participation in dance and the benefits it can have on individuals.

Patterns and trends in child physical activity Patterns and trends in child physical activity

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
Presentation detailing levels of physical activities dependent on age, gender, social income, class and region. Currently only 20% of children meet government recommendations, with physical activity trends over the last four years decreasing. Presentation detailing levels of physical activities dependent on age, gender, social income, class and region. Currently only 20% of children meet government recommendations, with physical activity trends over the last ...

Generation Inactive Generation Inactive

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
A study of inactivity levels in school children, which suggest that the current generation is the least active generation in history. It highlights the benefits of children being active and how little understanding we have of the current scale of inactivity. Key results: 1. 10% of schools use indirect measures 2. 1% of schools formally measure physical literacy 3. 91% of schools track time spent in PE lessons 4. 54% of schools monit... A study of inactivity levels in school children, which suggest that the current generation is the least active generation in history. It highlights the benefits of children being active and how little understanding we ha...

The Best Start in Life A manifesto for physical activity in the early years The Best Start in Life A manifesto for physical activity in the early years

London Sport
Updated 4 years ago
This report outlines the importance of physical activity for children aged under five. It highlights that children who do meet the Chief Medical Officers guidelines for physical activity during these formative years are more likely to participate in physical activity as they get older. This report outlines the importance of physical activity for children aged under five. It highlights that children who do meet the Chief Medical Officers guidelines for physical activity during these formative years are ...