All posts by Matthew

We're recruiting!

We’re recruiting!

These are exciting times for Sported, as 2018 will be our 10th anniversary! We are looking forward to celebrating this milestone with a number of events and activities throughout the year.   With a number of job vacancies opening up here at Sported, here’s your chance to join the team and be part of this […]

Find out more
Charity Times Awards Shortlisted logo

Sported and Deutsche Bank announced as Charity Time Awards finalists

Sported and Deutsche Bank have been shortlisted in the Charity Times Awards 2017 in the Corporate Community Local Involvement category for sporteducate.   Sporteducate was developed to help young people from disadvantaged backgrounds (aged 11-18) acquire the skills and aspirations required to find employment after education. Uniquely combining sport with education and employability workshops, the […]

Find out more
Inspiring Volunteer Award 2017

Celebrating Volunteers’ Week

It’s Volunteers’ Week and we’re delighted to extend our congratulations to  Neil Rutherford, who has been recognised by Volunteer Edinburgh for his five years’ service to Sported in Scotland. Neil has worked tirelessly with numerous community sports groups, using his knowledge and experience to make them more sustainable.   “The mentor role is a great one, […]

Find out more
The Big Half logo

London Marathon Events launches The Big Half

New event for London that is ‘truly global yet uniquely local’   Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, says “It has the potential to become one of the most remarkable days in our sporting calendar”   London Marathon Events today announced plans for The Big Half, a unique new annual mass participation event, which will take […]

Find out more

Sported and Women in Sport publish Engage-HER case study

As part of the ‘Women & Girls: Active, Fit and Sporty’ programme, Sported in partnership with Women in Sport and with the support of Sport Northern Ireland and the Department for Communities, launched ‘Engage-HER’.   The five month pilot programme saw local community groups receive tailored insight, training and operational support to strengthen their understanding […]

Find out more