Heroes of sport honoured at glittering awards ceremony
December 7th, 2015
The heroes who make local sport happen in Bucks were honoured at a glittering awards night on Friday (December 4th) Over 200 people gathered at Aylesbury’s Waterside Theatre for the 10th annual Bucks & MK Sport Awards after a record number of nominations. The event, which included special guest Paralympic gold medal cyclist Dame Sarah […]
Shortlisted nominees announced for the Bucks & MK Sports Awards
October 25th, 2015
The tenth annual Bucks & MK Sport Awards attracted over 100 nominations from all aspects of community sport in Bucks & MK. The quality of nominations was exceptionally high this year and the expert panel had a tough time shortlisting to the top three nominees in each category. However after much deliberation, the shortlist has been […]
Refer a colleague and claim your free cinema ticket
October 16th, 2015
Are you registered on the Workplace Challenge website? During October we want to reward all those people who encourage their colleagues, friends and family to join our online community. For every successful person you refer*, we will give you a free adult 2D Odeon or Cineworld cinema ticket (worth approximately £8-12). It’s as simple as […]
Gain the tactical advantage
October 1st, 2015
If you’re a sports coach keen to develop yourself and your athletes then having an expert coach mentor is just the right tactic. Just like the athletes you coach, to improve and develop its important to have someone pushing you, being a sounding board and offering helpful advice. Sports coaches have the chance to gain […]
Will the Rugby World Cup provide a legacy?
September 11th, 2015
By Mark Ormerod, RFU, Buckinghamshire Legacy Lead. Mark is also Partnership Director at Leap With just a week to go until the start of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, this has to be the most exciting time for anyone involved in rugby union in England. Hosting the world’s largest rugby tournament is a huge […]
Shake Up September!
September 2nd, 2015
We’re challenging you to Shake Up September and try a new sport or activity this month. As part of the Workplace Challenge we want to Shake Up September and get Bucks & MK workplaces more active. The Workplace Challenge is a free, online activity programme which combines cutting edge technology with sport & physical activity […]
Get your club in shape for the new season
August 28th, 2015
You, the dedicated volunteers running sports clubs across the county are being given the chance of extra free support and advice. Sport England has introduced a new one stop shop of online resources to provide clubs across the land with guidance on all aspects of running a club, whether it is large, small, formal or informal. […]
So what is it really like?…Playing sport?
July 28th, 2015
Sportivate is a project aimed at people who are not particularly sporty but would like to play more sport. The programme offers six-to-eight weeks’ worth of coaching sessions in a variety of sports. The sessions across Bucks and MK have been hugely popular, but we want to know exactly what the young people who take part […]
Dozens of schools battle it out for medals in mini-Olympics
July 14th, 2015
A fantastic day at the Bucks & MK Sainsbury’s School Games. Dozens of schools from all over the county competed against each other for medals in a fiercely-contested festival of sport.
Say thank you to those who make sport happen!
June 3rd, 2015
Week after week, year after year, they stand on a freezing touchline spurring you on during your finest hours or your deepest moments of sporting despair. They cajole and console you, and coach your children, often acting as glorified baby-sitters on weekends. They are there to patch up the grazed knees, serve up the tea […]