Create Your Legacy 2014
29 Jan 2014
  League Football Education and The Dame Kelly Holmes Legacy Trust are pleased to announce that Create Your Legacy 2014 will take place on Thursday 27 March at the University of Warwick. For a fourth…
England Squash & Racketball joins AASE programme
27 Jan 2014
England Squash & Racketball (ESR) have shared their delighted to be a part of the AASE programme for the first time this season, as the NGB works with the team from Loughborough College. The nine…
Athlete support now recognised by a professional body
24 Jan 2014
  In what is again shaping up to be another exciting year of sport, athletes and players can rest easy in knowing that their ‘off-the-field’ needs are taken care of by qualified, trained professionals as…
AASE Training camp in Tenerife
21 Jan 2014
  Athletes from across the country studying the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE) Boxing have just returned from a two week intense work experience and boxing training camp in Tenerife, courtesy of a Leonardo Mobility…
Sennan Fielding named RSF MSA Young Driver of the Year
15 Jan 2014
  The Motor Sports Association (MSA) is pleased to announce that single-seater racer Sennan Fielding has won the 2013 RSF MSA Young Driver of the Year award. The prize, supported by the Racing Steps Foundation…
Sarah Edmonds has been appointed as interim Head of CYQ (Central YMCA Qualifications), the UK’s longest established awarding organisation in health, fitness and wellbeing qualifications. Edmonds, who moves up from her role as Lead External…
AASE athletes head to Sochi 2014
23 Dec 2013
  The British Olympic Association (BOA) recently announced that five short track speed skaters have been officially selected for Team GB for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. The five athletes join the curlers and…
SkillsActive proud to be training staff to work with those with disabilities
19 Dec 2013
SkillsActive is delighted to be partnering with the European Commission on a new two year project, European Fitness Inclusion Training for Work, which will equip fitness professionals with the sufficient knowledge, competence and skill to…
  SkillsActive is delighted to congratulate UK referee Joy Tottman on her appointment to officiate ice hockey at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.Joy, a great supporter of SkillsActive, was honoured to be selected,…
AASE alumni Jess Leyden makes final three in prestigious SportsAid award
29 Nov 2013
With the SportsAid annual SportsBall event taking place in London yesterday evening (28th November), AASE graduate Jess Leyden made the final three of the highly regarded 'One-to-Watch' award.   The award presented by The Duchess…