Posted: 2nd May 2014

Active Kids is back!

… and this year there are even more reasons to be involved. Now in its tenth year, Active Kids continues to inspire young people of all ages and abilities to get active, be healthier and have fun.

Posted: 2nd May 2014

Sport England are reviewing Clubmark and would welcome views from all clubs and interested parties.

 Sport England are reaching the final stages of procuring a partner to manage and deliver Club Support (the one stop shop for information, support and guidance to clubs and volunteers) and one of the key elements is Clubmark.

Posted: 18th Mar 2014

Congratulations to the British Taekwondo Council (BTC) who have been awarded Clubmark Certified Licensing Organisation status.


BTC commented:

Posted: 18th Mar 2014

On the 7th of May,  the Myfanwy Townsend Melanoma Research Fund will be launching  – The Outdoor Kids Sun Safety Initiative.

Posted: 12th Mar 2014

Plymouth Life Centre Indoor Bowls Club is the first sports club to be awarded Clubmark accreditation by Active Devon, recognising its ongoing commitment to providing high quality opportunities for young people and adults.

Members from the Bowls club received the award from James Bogue of Active Devon together with colleagues from Plymouth City Council and Everyone Active at a presentation on Thursday 19th December at the Plymouth Life Centre.

Posted: 8th Jan 2014

Club Leaders is here to help with the business side of things, providing free training and support to those involved in the day-to-day running of community sport. Resources covering finance, marketing, governance and facility management are available to help your club, no matter what size, as it works towards achieving and/or maintaining Clubmark status.  

Posted: 6th Nov 2013

Congratulations to Energize STW who have been awarded Clubmark Certified Licensing Organisation status.


Energize STW commented:


“We are extremely pleased to now have the Clubmark awarding licence. Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin has such a great network of partners supporting the development of clubs and we look forward to working further with them and more community clubs in the pursuit of Clubmark accreditations.”


Posted: 4th Nov 2013

Since 2005, with the vouchers that you have collected, you helped Sainsbury’s to donate over £136 million* worth of equipment and experiences to nurseries, schools, groups and clubs. Thank you for donating your vouchers to your local club! Now in its ninth year, Active Kids has gone from strength to strength, with over 51,000 schools, groups and clubs registered.  Make sure your organisation is taking part this year and let’s get even more kids active! 

Posted: 22nd Oct 2013

Clubmark is now managed by Sport England in-house.  This arrangement is for an interim period and will continue until the 31st March 2014 when Clubmark will become part of Club Support, the one stop shop for clubs and volunteers*.


Posted: 27th Sep 2013

British Cycling’s Go-Ride programme incorporates Sport England’s Clubmark scheme and integrates structured coaching activities and club development into a single, recognisable programme.

With almost 300 clubs (and counting!) signed up to the Go-Ride programme, it is playing a key role in maintaining and increasing participation levels of young people within cycling.