The Sport Development team deliver sporting opportunities in local communities, in venues ranging from parks to community centres and sports centres. The team actively encourage local residents to participate in sessions across many sports and always ensure a welcoming and fun environment for all.
In line with the organisations Sport Development Strategic Plan and local 'Investing in Stockport Plan', the team are focussed on delivering in Priority areas, including Central and Offerton, Brinnington, Woodley & Bredbury, Reddish and Adswood & Bridgehall.
Life Leisure, in partnership with Street Games deliver a fantastic project, Doorstep Sports Clubs, across Stockport. The Sports Development Team host sessions in Adswood & Bridgehall and Brinnington providing young people aged 14-25 with an opportunity to take part in a variety of sports. The aim of the project is to engage with local residents encouraging participation in new sports and to do so on an ongoing basis. In addition to the coaching sessions a number of health and wellbeing workshops and training are held locally. This vibrant and exciting new project is working to attract and retain people in sport.
Sessions are delivered based on consultation with local people. For further information or feedback on sports you would like to see included please contact Samantha Barton on 0161 482 0918 or email Samantha.
Weekly multi sports sessions are currently held every evening from 5:00pm across Stockport for young people. The sessions cater for a variety of sports activities and are free for all to attend. For more information please call Samantha Barton on 0161 482 0918 or email Samantha.
Applications are now open for free use at the fantastic new football and fitness facility at Stockport Sports Village, Woodley. Community groups and organisations who aim to improve circumstances for people in communities within Stockport are encouraged to apply. For more information please download the Application Form and Guidance Notes for Community Use at Stockport Sports Village.
For more information for activities and opportunities in your area please contact a member of the Sport Development Team on 0161 482 0900 or email us today.