In 2012 the Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire (BB&O) Golf Partnership launched the Feel Inspired Academy for boys and girls aged between 11-18 with:- Physical, visual or hearing impairments Learning disabilities In 2017 they are looking to recruit candidates for the Feel Inspired Academy Satellite Club which has been set up with funding from Get Berkshire Active and […]
Wokingham has had a Sports Council for over 40 years with members representing a good cross section of sports in the Borough.
The Constitution, briefly summarised, aims to co-ordinate, promote and develop opportunities and facilities for Sport in the Borough of Wokingham.
With a membership open to all local sporting bodies, schools, local government, sports centres and other national sporting bodies and councils, we aim to act as a focal point for concerns and queries about sport in the present and the future.
- courses in child protection and first aid in conjunction with WBC Sports Development;
- sport sponsorship for individuals under 18
- a new coaching initiative
- representation at the local strategic partnership dealing with health and well being
- our Annual Sports Awards
With our interface to local government the Sports Council is well placed to offer help and lobbying on sports-related matters.
Would you like to volunteer in Sports and Leisure? Would you like to give something back to others? Have you recently retired and have some time to volunteer? Wokingham Borough Council’s Sports & Leisure team have recently created a host of new volunteering opportunities in their sport, leisure and health prevention projects. We are committed […]
Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby, Reading Rugby Clubs and Get Berkshire Active are bringing wheelchair rugby to Reading. Taster sessions are open to any physically disabled person aged 16 or over – male or female, beginners or pro-players. Volunteers and non-wheelchair users are very welcome. Rugby chairs and coaching are provided. Taster sessions are being run […]