Satellite Clubs are outposts of existing community sports clubs, which are based on school or college sites or within communities. They have helped us to get more young people playing sport and to make the transition into community sport across the county.
Lottery Funded through Sport England, we’ve had some great success stories since the programme began in 2013 in a whole hosts of sports and we are looking to ensure we can sustain these for the future.
Beyond September 2017, Sport England’s Satellite Club programme is changing the approach to the way that Satellite Clubs are supported. We will continue to focus on changing young people’s sporting behaviour from being irregularly active to becoming consistently active, helping to create a lifelong sporting habit. However, there will be a focus on the following delivery areas:
We will design clubs with young people at the heart of planning. We will take into account their barriers, motivations and attitudes to sport and physical activity.
We can support your club in setting up a satellite club by supporting with funding to :