If you would like information about your club to appear here, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Rules regarding Headphone use
British Athletics introduced a new rule with effect from 1st April 2016, Rule 240 S 5, regarding the wearing of headphones: Rules
Facility Christmas Hours
Please click here to download a list of facilities' opening hours over the christmas period. If you local venue is not shown here, please contact the venue directly to find out their opening hours. This list will be updated as facilities provide their opening hours. If you would like your facility to appear on this list please email email@example.com
UK Tax Obligations - Amateur Sports Clubs
Law In Sport have provided an article explaining tax obligiations facing community and amateur sports clubs and tips to avoid common problems that occur with HM Revenues and Customs (HMRC).
This article can be found here.
Welsh Athletics have been working with UKA and England Athletics to provide welfare resources written by the NSPCC. EduCare provide a distance learning solution for welfare providing a wide spectrum of online course to develop knowledge of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults.
There are 3 main programmes available:
By using the discount code ATHLETICS11 you are entitled to a hefty discount on each of these products.
The online courses are ideal for club welfare officers, coaches, officials, team managers, and anyone who is interacting with children or potentially vulnerable adults.
WSA Volunteer Training Opportunities
The Welsh Sports Association are providing a series of workshops available for volunteers within sport.
Training opportunities include:
- First Aid
- Team Manager Training
- Event Management
For further information and full details, please click here.
The workshop calendar can be downloaded here.
A new App created by ChildLine has been released, called Zip-It, with the aim of helping individuals deal with unwanted 'sexting' activity. The app can be downloaded for Apple, Android and Blackberry for free as well as be viewed on the ChildLine website.