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StreetGames Doorstep Sport Adviser - London and South East

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StreetGames is a national charity dedicated to developing sport in disadvantaged communities. Our goal is to make sport accessible to everyone regardless of their income and social circumstance.

StreetGames are looking for an individual with significant experience of managing or working for a community sports delivery organisation in our network engagement team in the London and South East Network.

StreetGames Young Volunteer Conference and Awards 2015 - Book Now!

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Online booking is now open for the StreetGames Youth Conference and Volunteer Awards 2015! 

Projects are encouraged to attend, however we can offer a maximum of 2 places for members of staff and 8 for young people per project. Please note that each and every volunteer needs to register as an individual. Staff also need to register and select one of the workshops entitled 'not required'.

Neighbourhood Festival Hull

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Hull StreetGames Neighbourhood Festival

Sports projects and organisations from across Hull came together to deliver a fantastic Neighbourhood Festival, with Sportsability, Hull Futsal, Hull Stingers, the Yorkshire Cricket Board, Child Dynamix, Hull High Fliers and Hull FC on hand to bring a huge array of sports to the doorstep of young people living in Hull.  

Free Tickets for the Sainsbury’s British Championships Birmingham

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UK Athletics have kindly donated tickets to the Sainsbury’s British Athletics Championships on the 3-5 July. This is your chance to take your participants and volunteers to watch Britain's best athletes go head to head for the prestigious honour of being crowned British champion and with places on the Great Britain and Northern Ireland team heading for the IAAF World Championships in Beijing also up for grabs.

Race Volunteer Opportunities

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Sports events up and down the country simply couldn't happen without an army of volunteers.

If you want to give your time to support those challenging themselves and raising money for good causes whilst getting some valuable event day experience please contact laura [dot] brunning [at] streetgames [dot] org

Upcoming Volunteering Opportunities

Run or Dye Colour Run- London 9th May

Great Manchester Run- 10th May

Run or Dye Colour Run Bath- 16th May

Staff Spotlight - Helen Crowley Doorstep Sport Club Programme Manager

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Staff Spotlight – Helen Crowley, 

I got involved with sport at a young age, starting gymnastics when I was seven or eight, maybe even a bit younger, representing Lancashire until I was 13 in four piece artistic gymnastics, asymmetric bar, beam, vault and floor. I reckon I could still kick out a few moves in an emergency situation (well, in my head anyway)!

CLUB1 Phase 2

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​StreetGames' CLUB1 has been created to help get young people aged 14 - 25 into solo sports, giving them the confidence to use the facilities near them and helping them form a sporting habit for life, So far over 100 CLUB1s have been set up across England. We're looking to support those 100 clubs to continue their activity in 2015/16 and for another 100 CLUB1s to join the programme! 

StreetGames Conference and Awards 2015

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That’s it for another year! The 9th annual StreetGames Conference and Awards 2015 has been the biggest and best yet. Over 250 delegates attended the two day conference at the at the University of Warwick, where we discussed the big issues affecting Generation Z and celebrated the best and brightest in the network at our annual awards.

Us Girls Rocks Sky Sports

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Were you awake bright and early to watch the Newcastle Us Girls Rocks Festival appear on Sky Sports Game Changers on Saturday?

Don’t worry if not because now you can watch it whenever you like online.

Staff Profile - Declan Cavendish

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I wasn’t sporty in school at all, in the sense that I didn’t play on the football team or anything like that. I was really into Dancesport though – which, as anyone who’s ever done it will know, keeps you really fit.