Presentations - 10 Year Celebration Event
Thursday 6th November 2014, Leicester Tigers Ground
Thank you for attending our 10 Year Celebration Event; please find below the speakers' presentations.
Celebrating 10 Years
At Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) we are celebrating our 10th year in November 2014.
As well as looking back to celebrate what LRS have achieved over the last 10 years as a partnership, LRS will also be looking at what needs to take place in order to shape the next 10 years for sport and physical activity locally.
Below are a list of just some of our 10 Year and recent highlights.
Ambition 1: Young People
- £840,000 invested to support the development of our 11 School Sport & Physical Activity Networks.
- £200,000 invested to support the development of 67 Sports Apprentices working in 67 primary schools across Leicestershire.
- Over 100,000 young people participated in the Youth Games and Competition Manager Programme.
- 200 early years practitioners across Leicestershire have received guidance and training on how to help 0-5 year olds take part in more purposeful physical play.
- 9,571 young people have participated in the School Games Programme (Level 3), of whom 1,014 were disabled young athletes.
- £759,238 has been invested to deliver 989 Sportivate projects, resulting in 13,039 11-25 year olds participating in sport and physical activity.
- The Coalville Rugby Club project at Castle Rock High School won Regional Satellite Club and Participant of the Year 2014.
Ambition 2: Adults
- Since Active People Survey 1 (2006), 3.9% more people now participate in sport and active recreation three or more times a week.
- ¼ million attendances were recorded at Active Together sessions (Oct 09-Mar 12).
- Over 200 workplaces and 1,000 individuals have participated in the Workplace Challenge.
- Over 10,000 people have attended campaign week activities such as 'Move More 4 Less Week' and 'Active Ageing Week'.
- Over £3 million has been invested into locality sport and physical activity commissioning plans resulting in over 2 million attendances at local activity sessions.
- £642,278 funding secured to deliver a Get Healthy Get Into Sport project to target the inactive population of two locality wards.
- Over 1,500 adults introduced to running through the Beginners Running Project.
Ambition 3: Places to Play
- LRS has directly supported localities to attract over £25million of new sports facilities since 2004.
- A multi-agency sports facilities framework has been developed and adopted to support joint working and strategic direction.
- Over £2.4 million has been secured for local sports clubs from the Sport England Inspired Facilities Fund.
- Over £900,000 has been secured for new sports facilities from the Sport England Improvement Fund.
- Over £1.5 million of funds has been secured via developer contributions to support new facilities and infrastructure for sport and physical activity.
Ambition 4: Legacy
- The Inspire Leicestershire partnership worked together to create a lasting legacy from the 2012 Games, driven by a dedicated legacy team.
- 1,200 volunteers supported the Special Olympics in Leicester in 2009.
- 392 Medal Makers contributed towards 12,000 hours of volunteering at the Team GB Preparation Camp at Loughborough University in 2012.
- Nearly 30,000 people have been engaged in 138 elite athlete visits as part of the Legacy Roadshow.
- Over £400,000 has been invested to support 36 graduate trainee 'Legacy Makers' across our 9 locality areas.
- 70 Community Games events supported, engaging over 80,000 people.
Ambition 5: Clubs & Pathways
- 1.1 million attendances at sports sessions delivered by 25 contracted Community Sports Coaches.
- 1,557 young people have been supported into volunteering through the Step into Sport programme.
- LRS has worked with over 700 sports clubs and organisations to provide a high quality funding advice service. 244 clubs have been successful in accessing over £1.3m.
- 396 Sports Makers were recruited, trained and completed at least 10 hours of volunteering.
- 705 talented young athletes were awarded £333,400 to support their development and progression in elite sport, through the GO GOLD Funding Programme.
- £343,123 has been invested into local community sports clubs and organisations through the Leicestershire Legacy Fund.
- 250 coaches and volunteers accessed CPD opportunities through the 2013/14 LRS Workforce Development Programme.
Guiding Principle: Fair Sport & Physical Activity
- 953 young disabled athletes took part in the Inclusive Youth Games.
- Sport England's Inclusive Project has seen 8,274 participants to date accessing new sport and physical activity opportunities.
- LRS successfully supported Enderby LC to be the first accredited IFI facility in Leicestershire.
- New LRS Awareness Raising Programme launched aimed at sport and leisure professionals, to ensure equality within programmes – 130 participants attending in 2014.
- 2,433 years of participation, coaching and volunteering was celebrated at the 2014 Oldest Athlete Celebration across 32 nominations.
- 5,507 females engaged through Sportivate programmes and 4,479 participants from BME backgrounds.
- 73 female and 6 disabled young athletes were supported through the 2013/14 GO GOLD Funding Programme.