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Here you can find all the updated news and events happening within the WSA and the wider world of Welsh sport.

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All Afloat Wales, Wales’ leading charity for enabling children and minorities to access boating and sailing, launched this week at the Channel View Centre, Cardiff. All Afloat allows an access point for any young person to try sailing across North,…

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2018’s list of the world’s highest paid athletes published by Forbes this week has no women in the top 100. This is a stark reminder that the significant gender pay gap in global sport is reflective of a much broader…

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Would you like to explore online fundraising, receive free training and unlock match funding? WSA fundraising partner Localgiving has this week launched a new scheme where small charities and community groups who deliver engaging physical activities which help to overcome…

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As a partner of the WSA, the NSPCC in Wales is offering our members the chance to take part in the now fully booked Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon on Sunday October 7th 2018. If you choose to run for…

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Table Tennis Wales, Badminton Wales, Tennis Wales and Squash Wales have come together to offer a unique experience for children during the Easter school holidays. The camp at the National Centre in Cardiff on April 4th will give children aged 7-11…

Darren Warner, Welsh Judo: The Real Performance Pathway

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I remember my first experience of Judo as if it was yesterday. Although almost forty years later, the fear I felt as I clung to the side of my father, watching as other children threw each other around the mat…

National Apprenticeship Week- The Value of Apprenticeships to Sport

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As National Apprenticeship Week comes to an end, we’ve focused on WSA member Urdd Gobaith Cymru’s Apprenticeship Scheme to showcase the opportunities that are available to the sports sector via apprenticeships. As well as offering opportunities for apprentices over 18…

GDPR Support Service for WSA Members

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The WSA has joined forces with the GDPR Alliance for Wales, to bring to you, our members, additional support to help you on your journey to becoming fully compliant with GDPR. The following services are available to all WSA members,…

Wales Outdoor Activity Clubs Survey 2018

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The Outdoor Partnership are beginning a wide ranging outdoor activity research project in Wales in collaboration with Bangor University and with the support of National Governing Bodies. The aim of the research is to build on our current understanding of…

New Business Development Manager at the WSA

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The Welsh Sports Association is delighted to welcome Business Development Manager, Tom Sharp, to our team. Tom’s background is in Digital, working on the agency side; developing relationships, understanding customer requirements, scoping technical solutions and implementing strategic recommendations.  With a…

Women in Sport – Survey

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Sport Wales are working with Women in Sport as part of a UK research project and are asking for your help. Women in Sport is undertaking a survey to explore the experiences of women and men in the sport, physical…

WSA to Fly the Flag for Welsh Sport at Wales Week in London 2018

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The Welsh Sports Association (WSA) is looking to highlight the positive impact of Welsh Sport during Wales Week in London 2018, the annual celebration of Wales which kicks off on February 24th. Established in 2017, Wales Week in London is a coordinated…

The GDPR Toolkit

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What You Need To Know About the Changes to Data Protection Sports clubs and associations holding the personal data (i.e. information that identifies a living individual) about a number of individuals including employees, members, volunteers, athletes, coaches and others. In…