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Satellite Club Skates Dagenham offers an invaluable community service for girls

Satellite Club Skates Dagenham offers an invaluable community service for girls

News   •   Oct 08, 2019 13:28 BST

​Skates Dagenham was created in 2018 and uses roller-skating to get teenage girls active and engaged in their local community. It is part of the charity Community Resources and supported by funding from Sport England’s ​Satellite Club programme, which is distributed by London Sport.

Satellite Club funding available to tackle physical activity gender gap

Satellite Club funding available to tackle physical activity gender gap

News   •   Oct 01, 2019 09:17 BST

​London Sport has, once again, begun a search for individuals, groups and clubs with the agenda of supporting young girls and women in the capital to boost their participation in sport and physical activity with the release of new Sport England Satellites Clubs funding.

Satellite Club funding helps AFC Leyton Girls become confident citizens

Satellite Club funding helps AFC Leyton Girls become confident citizens

News   •   Jun 19, 2019 10:05 BST

London Sport and Connect Sport join together to look at how Sport England Satellite Club funding is helping teenage girls at AFC Leyton grow in confidence.

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Mental health benefits of physical activity and sport must not be under estimated

Mental health benefits of physical activity and sport must not be under estimated

Blog posts   •   Oct 10, 2019 16:10 BST

Communications Officer Andrew Lawton looks at why it's important for the sector to advocate the extensive benefits that activity has on mental health as well physical health.

How Satellite Clubs have developed our understanding of inactive young people's motivations

How Satellite Clubs have developed our understanding of inactive young people's motivations

Blog posts   •   Oct 07, 2019 15:23 BST

Since its inception in 2013-14, Sport England’s long-standing Satellite Clubs programme has played a key role in London Sport’s mission to get the capital more active.

Time to get more of London’s teenagers active

Time to get more of London’s teenagers active

Blog posts   •   Jun 18, 2019 13:15 BST

London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Children and Young People, Gary Palmer, looks at how Sport England's Satellite Club funding, distributed by London Sport, can impact on the next generation in the capital.