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Trafford publicises the charter in all its leisure centres. It has also introduced a Club of the Month board and it offers preferential rates and bookings for accredited clubs.
Read on to find out why Sport Trafford is a real example of best practice...
Prior to setting out to on the Clubmark journey, Grove House Stables Equestrian Centre, like many other clubs in a similar situation, faced its own share of challenges. As part of the accreditation process, Andrew Stennett focused his action on developing relationships with a range of local development officials, who could provide much needed advice, help and support.
Prior to achieving Clubmark, the club commented that the main obstacle to their further development was having a large enough and suitably qualified workforce. Simply achieving Clubmark status has helped them to attract further volunteers to the club, but their situation has been helped by financial incentives from England Basketball.
The Club was keen to get accredited in the hope that this would lead to increased water time for squad training & increased swimmer numbers and performance. To achieve this, it recognised the need for....
Pegasus Gymnastics Club has been working in partnership with Ashford & Mid Kent Schools Sport Partnership, its PDM, the Regional Development Officer, CSC and a satellite club in Ashford to increase and improve the opportunities for children and young people to get involved with gymnastics in terms of both participation and volunteering.
This Club quickly reaped the rewards of achieving accreditation and the recognition this received.
Andy Piekarski, Development Officer for British Gymnastics' South East Region shares with us the merits of supporting Club Welfare Officers.
BMX Club increased participation by meeting the needs of local young people.
Prior to achieving Clubmark accreditation in 2007, the Club had difficulty accessing funding for coach development and to replace aging and worn out equipment. It also needed to review and update its policies to fit new BCU structures and recommendations. This established Canoe Club found that Clubmark improved its access to funding.
Since its opening in 1994, Cumberwell Park is now established as one of the best courses in the South West.
A year on from achieving the GolfMark/Clubmark award Cumberwell Park Golf Club is doing really well during this current climate.