Press Release

Child carrying a rugby ball in a London park

23 March 2018 by Chris Scott

Active Lives data shows stable levels of physical activity participation

New data released this week by Sport England has shown that levels of participation in physical activity and sport have remained stable year-on-year in London, mirroring national trends. The release of the latest data from the national Active Lives survey covers the November 2016 – November 2017 period, and shows that 62.3% of Londoners currently

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22 March 2018 by Alex Zurita

Sport Tech Hub Demo Day to showcase success from cohort one

Since the launch of The Sport Tech Hub in late 2017,  a host of SportTech start-ups have benefited from the programme and on Wednesday 28 March we’ll showcase and celebrate their successes at a Demo Day event at Fieldfisher. Why was the Sport Tech Hub launched? To provide direct, targeted and tailored support to early-stage

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21 March 2018 by Chris Scott

Mayor’s London Together Fund to invest £3m in drive for social integration through sport

The Mayor of London has announced a new partnership with Comic Relief that will invest in sports projects that bring people from different backgrounds together to strengthen local communities. The London Together Fund will award grants between £25,000 and £150,000 to support projects that contribute to making London the most active and socially integrated city

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20 March 2018 by Patrick Atkin

Elevate 2018 – Strategies for an Active Nation

On 9-10 May 2018 the UK’s largest fitness and physical activity trade show will once again take place in the capital, exhibiting 1,000’s of the latest products and innovations, with over 200 expert speakers sharing information across the free-to-attend two day event. Two sessions will be led by members of the London Sport team, take

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16 March 2018 by Chris Scott

Supporting the Mayor’s vision for social integration

The launch of the Mayor of London’s Social Integration Strategy places sport at the heart of efforts to boost inclusion in London. Announced as part of a range of measures designed to enable all Londoners to become active citizens, participating fully in life in London, the Mayor’s commitment to using sport to build relationships between

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