07 Sep 2015

Tag Rugby: Engaging Girls in Sport

Women’s Rugby England’s goal is to get 25,000, women & girls playing contact Rugby by 2017. The strategy focuses on grassroots playing, and a coaching and volunteering pathway to encourage younger and secondary school aged girls to be inspired to take up the sport. Local clubs and communities throughout the […]

13 Jun 2016

A Mini Olympics: 5 Fun Games

A mini Olympics can be a fun way for children to celebrate this exciting sporting event and get active and practice skills by taking part in their own events with the chance to win their own mini olympics medals. Team games are also great for encouraging collaboration, communication and team […]

22 Sep 2015

Q & A with Jennifer Hyde of Bath...

We recently caught up with Jennifer Hyde of the Bath Rugby Foundation to find out a bit more about how Rugby is benefiting children on the sports field and beyond with the Consortium funded ‘Stickability’ literacy programme. What is the Bath Rugby Foundation? The Foundation enhances the lives of young people […]

10 Sep 2015

Developing a Growth Mindset on t...

Recently there has been lots of talk about how developing a growth mindset can help children to fulfil their full potential. A growth mindset is not only useful for learning in the classroom though. It can also be useful as an approach when coaching sport, helping to develop an attitude […]