Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:30
The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) have developed 2 new leaflets to help sports organisations understand the eligibility of a range of roles across the sector.
Each leaflet, 'DBS checks in sport - working with children' and 'DBS checks in sport -... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:23
The National Safeguarding Adults Network are launching the first ever National Safeguarding Adults Week from the 19th – 25th November 2018.
Safeguarding adults is a responsibility for every sport and physical activity organisation and getting it... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:07
The Sports Partnership Herefordshire & Worcestershire are looking to inspire more disabled people to get into coaching.
The latest UK Coaching research suggests that only 26% of active coaches are disabled. In response to this, The Sports Partnership... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:22
Registration for nominations for the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Sports Awards 2017 opens today (Monday 12th June). The Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire is urging members of the Herefordshire and Worcestershire community to put... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:01
The Black Pear Joggers next Couch to 5K and 5 - 10K running programmes will commence on Monday 8th May 2017 at 6.45pm from Perdiswell Leisure Centre.
These programmes are 9 weeks long and are led by qualified Leaders and Coaches in Running Fitness. They... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Apr 2017 16:16
Female coaches from across the two counties gathered at Tuesday's 'Reach' workshop. Run by the Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire, the evening aimed to provide an opportunity for female coaches across Herefordshire and Worcestershire... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:26
University of Worcester Student Katinka Ernst is a volunteer and coach for Disability Sport Worcester, here she explains what motivated her to become a coach and shares her experiences so far.
Sport has always played a very important part in my life. It... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:35
England Squash are for a second year delivering a Squash Girls Can coach development programme!
The programme aims to increase the number of female coaches through funded coaching courses and/or a holistic mentoring programme to help develop coaches and... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Dec 2016 14:04
Not everyone plans on becoming a coach sometimes it can just be down to the circumstances that we find ourselves in, this is exactly what happened Kirstie Ruane at Worcester Tri Club Juniors.
As a stay at home mum Kirstie used to watch and support from... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2016 12:02
This month's Reach spotlight turns on to Hereford's Triathlon Club coach Penny Harris. Here's a quick question and answer to find out why Penny coaches and any top tips she can pass on to other female coaches.
What sports or activities do you coach or... Read More »