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 […]
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.
Our Awards this year were held at Bulmershe School and attended by about 300 people, including the Mayor of Wokingham Town, the Borough Mayors and the Lord Lieutenant of Berkshire. Twenty awards were presented to adults and young people from across the Borough by local Olympian Ben Fletcher. Watch movie online The Transporter Refueled (2015) […]
Want to get more active? Enjoy team games? Fancy a sport that offers camaraderie and competition? In need of sports Rehab coupled with Fun? Walking Rugby could be just what you’re looking for! Walking Rugby is based around the great sport without the exertions of contact, tackling and running. Designed to provide a good fun […]