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5,000 Londoners got active for RED January raising nearly £25,000 in the process
A dedicated community of 5,000 Londoners who completed the nationwide physical and mental health campaign RED January at the start of the year have raised almost £25,000 for charity Sport in Mind.
Returning Stronger Than Ever with Tech and Physical Activity
As the Evening Standard launch their London Rising campaign, Alex Zurita, Head of Sport Tech Hub, looks at how tech and physical activity can ensure the capital returns stronger than ever.
London Sport staff get behind RED January 2021 as it comes at a critical time
London Sport staff reflect on their previous experiences of RED January, and why now more than ever, it is important to take part this year.
2020 Review of the Year
The year 2020 will be one to remember. There have been challenge but also, positives. At London Sport, we have seen, once again, the incredible impact of the capital's grassroots physical activity and sport sector unite to keep Londoners active. Here, we look back at London Sport’s memorable moments for 2020.
The Digital Revolution (Still) Continues
To mark four years since the announcement of Sport Tech Hub and this week's publication of the three-year Sport Tech Hub Impact Report, Alex Zurita, London Sport's Specialist Advisor - Technology for Participation, reflects on the journey since late-2016.
London Sport-backed Sport Tech Hub supports more than 130,000 Londoners to access physical activity
In the three years since its launch Sport Tech Hub has helped more than 130,000 Londoners access physical activity in the capital.
Rise in Londoners using tech to keep active is 'impossible to ignore'
Specialist Advisor for Technology for Participation Alex Zurita believes it is impossible to ignore the boom in people using technology to help them be more active as he reflects on Active London.
Covid-19: How FitTech, SportTech and HealthTech are supporting activity at home
As covid-19 lockdown measures take effect, London Sport and a host of tech innovators have been looking at the role of digital and tech in keeping the country active. Here, Alex Zurita outlines the steps that have taken place so far, and the action that's still to come.
AI, Tech for Good and the other key takeaways from London Tech Week 2019
London Tech Week returned to the capital for the sixth time last week and London Sport's Specialist Advisor for Technology for Participation, Alex Zurita, was in amongst the 300+ events taking place.
SMASH London celebrates the capital's Sport Tech ecosystem
London demonstrated once again why it is a leader in European Sport Tech yesterday (25 April) as SMASH London returned to explore global trends in technology for physical activity.
First ever London SportTech Report cements London’s position as capital of European SportTech
London SportTech Report 2019, published today, highlights growth of SportTech investment across the capital
Sport Tech agenda brought to the fore by Smash London
London is the SportTech capital of Europe according to the latest European SportsTech Report and London Sport are determined to keep pushing the tech agenda in our bid to raise levels of activity.