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Launched in 2011, CIMSPA is the professional development body for the UK’s sport and physical activity sector.

CIMSPA has been awarded chartered status by the Privy Council, which came into effect at the start of January 2012.

CIMSPA provides leadership, support and empowerment for professionals working in sport and physical activity and a single unified voice for the sector.

The Institute holds two long term strategic priorities:

  • To provide opportunities for young leaders to develop…

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The ISEH's mission is to be the leading institute of sport, exercise and health in the world, providing excellence in elite sports performance, sports injury prevention and management.

The ISEH is one of three locations forming the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine (NCSEM), a major legacy project of the 2012 London Olympic Games. A £10 million investment by the Department of Health has resulted in a dedicated state-of-the-art facility in the centre of London. The…

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London Sport

We have a simple aim: to help make London happier, healthier and stronger through sport. We do this by working in partnership with the numerous organisations involved in physical activity and sport in London.

Getting people to do more physical activity has countless benefits for London; from improving health and wellbeing, to saving money, contributing to economic growth, creating happier, stronger communities and so much more.

We've set five objectives to help us achieve our…

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Our focus is a long-standing and uncompromising vision to get more people, more active, more often.

We are committed to improving the health of the nation through promoting active lifestyles.

We will achieve this by facilitating big impact partnerships, championing innovation, providing high quality services to our members, campaigning, providing research and sharing insights. This is our promise to our members, stakeholders and the nation.

We exist to serve any organisation with a role to…

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Active IQ

Active IQ is the UK’s leading awarding organisation for the active leisure, learning and well-being sector. Our range of qualifications equip learners with the knowledge, skills and competence they need to kick-start their careers in the active leisure sector. With first-class resources, eLearning and free electronic lecture packs, Active IQ leads the way with dynamic fit-for-purpose qualifications that will ensure progression to employment and/or higher education.

Active IQ qualifications range from entry level to level…

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BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK. Sport and Exercise Science is the application of scientific principles to the promotion, maintenance and enhancement of sport and exercise related behaviours.

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The Chief Cultural & Leisure Officers Association (cCLOA) represents senior strategic leaders managing public sector cultural, tourism and sport services. It works closely with central government and key national organisations to influence the development of national policies and to lobby for positive change in the cultural and leisure sectors.

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Welcome to Exercise Move Dance.

We're the national voice for dance fitness participants, instructors and organisations. Discover what styles are available, search for a class, find out how you can start teaching and if you teach, discover how we can support you! We train teachers through www.emdacademy.org. Funded by Sport England to raise participation, EMD NGB is also here to set standards and provide guidance to the EMD sector. Its insight supports the growth of the dance fitness…

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England Athletics

England Athletics was formed as a result of the Foster Review into the governance of Athletics in England in 2005.  England Athletics has made significant progress in key areas of work, providing consistent local services to deliver our national strategy to meet the needs of our affiliated clubs and members. England Athletics is proud to work in partnership with its key stakeholders and funders, most noticably Affiliated Clubs and Registered Athletes, Sport England, UK Athletics…

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English Institute of Sport

At the EIS we think of ourselves as the team behind the team, delivering a range of performance-impacting solutions to Olympic and Paralympic sports along with a select number of non-Olympic sports through a nationwide network of expertise and facilities. The EIS strives to be the world’s leading institute of high performance sport.

The EIS is a grant funded organisation through UK Sport with Olympic and Paralympic sports engaging with the EIS through their World…

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Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine UK

The Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine is the doctors' organisation in the UK which represents and develops the medical specialty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM). The FSEM sets standards of excellence in SEM and oversees research, training, curriculum and assessment of SEM doctors. It also engages with the Government, other organisations and the wider public on behalf of its members.

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Fit For Sport

With 25 years' experience, Fit For Sport are the UK’s experts in educating and engaging children and young people through physical activity. We believe that helping children to enjoy being active from an early age will set them on a journey to a healthy, active life.

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Leisurejobs is the leading job network for the leisure and hospitality industry with our flagship site www.leisurejobs.com. Our network caters for entry level to director level jobs, nationwide across the broad industry including Health and Fitness, Hospitality, Retail and Travel.

Leisurejobs.com works with some of the most well known brands in the UK, promoting over 11,000 jobs to over 1.2million registered users, achieving approximately 90,000 applications monthly. 

Our clients can take advantage of promoting…

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The National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine (NCSEM) is an Olympic legacy project delivering education, research and clinical services in sport, exercise and physical activity. It applies world-class expertise to policies and practice that will benefit the health and wellbeing of the nation - from everyday people at risk of ill health through to elite athletes.

The NCSEM is comprised of three regional hubs based in the East Midlands, London and Sheffield.

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Outdoor Industries Association

The Outdoor Industries Association CIC is a non-profit membership organisation that provides advocacy, representation, promotion, leadership and the opportunity for the outdoor recreational industries, to unite with a single common voice. It represents companies that provide products and services for the Outdoor Recreation industry, retailers that sell those products and services, NGO's, NGBs and any other organisation that works in the Outdoor Recreation sector in the UK.

Its mission is to 'Engage, Represent and Promote…

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Parkour UK

Parkour UK aims to support and develop Parkour/Freerunning in the UK, and to make the benefits of the sport accessible to any and all who want to learn. Parkour UK will always strive to maintain and improve the spirit of the sport/discipline.

Parkour UK’s work is overseen by the Board, which meets at regular intervals.

We aim to provide guidance, support and assistance on all levels to all practitioners of the sport/discipline, and to regulate…

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Physios in Sport

The Association supports Chartered Physiotherapists who are interested in and or work in Sports & Exercise Medicine (SEM). It helps members to develop their knowledge and skills, and it provides a network of sports physiotherapists to promote experiential learning opportunities.

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What is Sporta?

Sporta is a membership association that represents cultural and leisure trusts and social enterprises throughout the UK.

Sporta's Mission

To be the voice for cultural and leisure trusts and social enterprises within culture and leisure and raise awareness of their existence by representing members, promoting their work nationally and facilitating communication and best practice amongst the membership.

Sporta's Objectives

  • To represent trusts and social enterprises within culture and leisure at a national…

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Sports Therapy Association

Sports Therapy Association (STA) is setting a new gold standard in professional representation for sports therapists, sports injury therapists and soft tissue therapists across the United Kingdom. We have worked passionately to develop a truly independent and ethical association that is committed to raising standards across the industry and progressing opportunities for our valued members.

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Today with more than 8,000 members, the Swimming Teachers’ Association (STA) is the largest independent swimming teaching and lifesaving organisation, and delivers the highest quality training across four key business areas – Swimming Teaching, Lifesaving, First Aid and Leisure Management.

Founded in 1932, STA is a registered charity whose objective is:

The preservation of human life by the teaching of swimming, lifesaving and survival techniques.

STA is internationally recognised and is uniquely positioned as the…

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Swim England

The Swim England Learn to Swim Programme is a world-leading syllabus to support children and adults to learn to swim.

It ensures swimming lessons for all ages meet a high and consistent standard. 

Learning to swim is a fantastic experience that opens up a world of possibilities to everyone, as well as making them safer in the water.

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We are the UK National Governing Body for wheelchair dance sport and wheelchair dancing within the UK, for those who would otherwise be excluded from dancing.

Our aim is to promote and develop wheelchair dancing as a sport and leisure activity across the country, to raise the standard of instruction and competition in the UK and internationally at all levels, As well as making dance, in whatever form, FUN, exciting and something that individuals who are…

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Women's Sport Trust

Women’s Sport Trust raises the visibility and increases the impact of women’s sport through the promotion of diverse athlete role models, increasing media coverage and improving the funding landscape. We are a leading UK charity focused on using the power of sport to accelerate gender equality and stimulate social change.

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YMCA Awards

YMCA Awards is one of the UK’s leading awarding organisation for health, fitness and wellbeing issuing over 36,000 certificates per year. It develops and awards a diverse suite of qualifications that are delivered through a range of educational establishments. A highly respected name amongst industry experts, employers and learners, it helps people across the world to develop new careers in the health and fitness industry and beyond.

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Youth Sports Trust

The Youth Sport Trust is an independent charity devoted to building a brighter future for young people through physical education, physical activity and school sport. Established in 1995, we have an outstanding 20 year track record in improving the lives of young people from 18 months to 18 years through the power of PE and school sport. We reach all primary, secondary and special schools; and are experts in creating solutions that improve health, attendance, academic…

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