Sport Kingston – Information for the public & help for clubs in the Royal Borough of Kingston Upon Thames, including Chessington, Surbiton, New Malden & Tolworth
Sport Kingston values the roles that sports coaches, officials and leaders play within clubs and the community.

We hope you find the following useful. If you have any suggestions for revisions or additions, please send us an email to info@sport-kingston.co.uk

UK Coaching | Sport England | Surrey FA | Disability Sports Coach | Sporting Equals | Club Matters | St Mary’s University Twickenham London – Coaching | Kingston University – Sports Coaching | Sports Leaders UK

UK Coaching

Coaching is changing and in response we have broadened our horizons. We are not forgetting our core, traditional customers, we are simply realigning our priorities and delivering on a wider scale. As part of this approach we are:

  • Providing a training and development programme that meets your needs. Examples include: Coaching Behaviours Framework, Learning for a
  • Modern Society and Proving the Case for Coaching
  • Delivering regular events for partners, such as the UK Coaching Conference, UK Coaching Awards and Applied Coaching Research Conference
  • Communicating key messages on a regular basis through Partner Bulletins and targeted Partner Key Messages
  • Connecting you with other relevant organisations to accelerate work and learn through Coaching Conversations, Structured Networking Events and Communities of Practice
  • Sharing learning and best practice
  • Providing an offer to partners designed by our technical experts that includes great content across talent and performance, participation, workforce, learning and insight.

Website: ukcoaching.org

UK Coaching

Sport England

Good coaching has enormous benefits for both the people who take part and the people doing the coaching.

Good coaches inspire people to get active and stay active – and, importantly, good coaching is good for everyone.

Website: sportengland.org/our-work/coaching

Sport England

Surrey FA

At Surrey FA, we are fortunate to have well over five hundred members of the Licensed Coaches Club and thousands of coaches that pass through our courses and events each season. Many of our coaches have gone on to coach at the highest levels of the professional game, while others work tirelessly within the grassroots game in the county. Whatever a coach’s aspirations may be, we pride ourselves on being able to support everyone through their coaching journey.

Website: surreyfa.com/coaches

Surrey FA

Disability Sports Coach

Here at Disability Sports Coach, we believe that disabled people should be physically active. We create worthwhile sport and physical activity opportunities that have a positive impact on disabled people’s lives

  • We ensure this by…
  • Delivering high quality sports and physical activity provision for the community and educational organisations
  • Maintaining expert knowledge of disability sport
  • Educating the next generation of aspiring coaches, leaders or teachers

How have we achieved this so far?

  • We have delivered 5,000 hours of physical activity in the last 3 years
  • We have trained 6,000 sports coaches, across 300 courses
  • We have established a network of London wide DSC Community Clubs

Website: disabilitysportscoach.co.uk

Disability Sports Coach

Sporting Equals

Sporting Equals exists to actively promote greater involvement in sport and physical activity by disadvantaged communities – particularly the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) population. We are a national partner of Sport England.

We work closely with both the providers of sporting opportunities (national governing bodies, local authorities, leisure trusts and sports organisations) and the users of sporting opportunities (community and faith groups, local clubs, charities and individuals). We have a network of over 5000 organisations and have strong links with NHS agencies and other organisations addressing health inequalities.

Website: sportingequals.org.uk

Sporting Equals

Club Matters

Club Matters has tools that will provide you with support, learning and guidance on all aspects of running your club whether it is large, small, formal or informal.

Club Matters offers free, simple and bitesize support to all clubs through online support, workshops, mentoring, club improvement plan, club views and clubmark. It provides free templates to assist you with all areas of running a club.

If you are a club that is thinking about starting the clubmark process, or you have started this process then help is at hand. Club matters can guide you every step of the way.

Website: sportenglandclubmatters.com

Club Matters

St Mary’s University Twickenham London – Coaching

The centre has worked with a range of premiership football club foundations, premiership rugby club foundations, primary schools and grass roots sports clubs. The centre works with these clubs to empower and develop their workforce with the overall aim to ensure that the young people they work with get the best possible sporting experience they can.

Website: stmarys.ac.uk/centre-for-coaching

St Mary's University Twickenham London Coaching

Kingston University – Sports Coaching

https://kingston-college.ac.uk/subject/sport

If you are a club that is thinking about starting the clubmark process, or you have started this process then help is at hand. Club matters can guide you every step of the way.

Website: kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate-course/sport-coaching

Kingston University London

Sports Leaders UK

At Sports Leaders UK, we work with over 2000 organisations and 125,000 young people every year across the UK to up-skill them through formally recognised leadership awards and qualifications.

Website: sportsleaders.org

Sports Leaders UK