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Free Fundraising Coaching Support for Charities in Wales

author icon author icon 9 August 2019 author icon News

Richard Newton Consulting is delighted to support the Institute of Fundraising Cymru (IoF) to deliver the final stages of their Fundraising Health Check Project. Registered charities based in Wales with two or more members of staff and with a voluntary…

Does your sports organisation know its responsibilities when it comes to data protection?

author icon author icon 6 August 2019 author icon News

In May 2018, data protection laws changed, and if you run a sports club, association or a similar organisation you need to make sure you understand your responsibilities when it comes to the personal information of your members, staff and…

Sports Travel – 4 Key Areas for Traveller Well-being

author icon author icon 2 August 2019 author icon News

How healthy are your key players? In the world of sports it’s not just your athletes and top performing sports people that need to stay in peak condition, the well-being of ALL your people is crucial to the success of…

Orchard: The official AV Production partner for Cardiff City FC

author icon author icon 22 July 2019 author icon News

Multimedia creative agency Orchard have reinforced their commitment to supporting Welsh Sports with the recent announcement that they are Cardiff City FC’s new official AV Production Partner. Orchard are the go-to agency for the Welsh sports sector, with their experience of…

Welsh Sports Association Announces New Chair as PwC’s Lynn Pamment

author icon author icon 15 July 2019 author icon News

The Welsh Sports Association, the umbrella body representing sport in Wales, is delighted to announce that its new independent Chair is Lynn Pamment. Lynn is a Senior Partner at PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC), a multinational professional services networks and one of the…

#getonboard Orchard’s ‘Media-Train’

author icon author icon 5 July 2019 author icon News

Does your job include the daunting act of standing in front of a camera and giving an interview? Do you envy the professionals who look flawless on camera every time? We guarantee they’ve had media training, and now, so can…

#getonboard Orchard’s ‘Media-Train’

author icon author icon 3 July 2019 author icon News

Does your job include the daunting act of standing in front of a camera and giving an interview? Do you envy the professionals who look flawless on camera every time? We guarantee they’ve had media training, and now, so can…

Sports Partnerships – Sport Wales Calls for Feedback

author icon author icon 2 July 2019 author icon News

Sport Wales recently held Stakeholder Engagement events outlining their ambitions to establish Sports Partnerships across Wales as part of their Strategic response to contributing to the Vision for Sport in Wales – ‘Creating an Active Nation where Everyone can have…

National Insurance Awareness Day – Are you covered?

author icon author icon 28 June 2019 author icon News

June 28th is National Insurance Awareness Day – The annual reminder to ensure that your insurance cover is sufficient to protect your needs. We asked our insurance partner, Watkin Davies to give us some tips to make sure you’re getting…

Sports Travel For Less – Expert advice from Traveleads on how to keep your costs down when travelling

author icon author icon 17 June 2019 author icon News

When it comes to travel, trying to find the best options for your club or organisation can often be like trying to find the proverbial needle in the haystack.  With so many online and offline channels available – all claiming…

Are you the WSA’s next Board Member?

author icon author icon 31 May 2019 author icon News

The Welsh Sports Association (WSA) has seen considerable growth in recent years – both in terms of membership numbers and in the variety of services that we are able to provide for our members. As we look to continue our…

Watkin Davies: Proudly supporting Sport in Wales

author icon author icon 24 May 2019 author icon News

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants have teamed up with the Welsh Sports Association (WSA) to provide insurance and risk management advice to its members. The WSA is the independent umbrella body who support and represent the sport sector in Wales. Watkin…

Deputy Minister Launches Adventure Smart UK to Help People Stay Safe Outdoors

author icon author icon 17 May 2019 author icon News

People enjoying the coast and countryside across Wales and England are being encouraged to be ‘AdventureSmart’ with the launch of a new outdoor safety campaign – AdventureSmartUK. At a reception at the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay this week, Deputy Minister…

CEO – Welsh Rugby Players Association

author icon author icon 23 April 2019 author icon Vacancies

The Welsh Rugby Players Association (WRPA) seeks to appoint an experienced and motivated CEO who will lead the association and its members. The WRPA is a non-profit organisation which aims to promote and protect the welfare of its members by…

Welsh Gymnastics Head of Development (Maternity Cover) 

author icon author icon 16 April 2019 author icon Vacancies

Welsh Gymnastics is seeking to appoint a dynamic and forward-thinking Head of Development to lead our passionate and knowledgeable team based across Wales. Welsh Gymnastics is the National Governing Body for gymnastics in Wales. It is a highly regarded sport…

Would you like to explore online fundraising, receive free training and unlock heaps of match funding? 

author icon author icon 16 April 2019 author icon News

WSA has paired with Localgiving to offer our members the chance to explore online fundraising. Localgiving is a not-for-profit that supports 350 groups in Wales to raise money through online appeals and by encouraging fundraisers. They can help you to…

Orchard Teams Up with UEFA Again on Champions League Final

author icon author icon 16 April 2019 author icon News

WSA media and events partner, Orchard, has won a competitive tender to manage the UEFA Champions Festival at this year’s UEFA Champions League Final in Madrid in June – a reflection of the firm’s international event capabilities, and a great…

How Traveleads’ technology can provide BIG benefits to sports clubs and organisations

author icon author icon 10 April 2019 author icon News

Travel technology has come on in leaps and bounds over the last decade, enabling travel companies to develop various reliable self-booking options for their clients. UK travel management company  ‘Traveleads’  has always charted ahead of the curve, maintaining a commitment…

Welsh Sports Association Joins Forces with Welsh Hearts to Raise Heart Health Awareness Through Screening

author icon author icon 28 March 2019 author icon News

Hidden heart conditions can pose a real risk for participants in sport and physical activity, so the issue of heart screening is of huge importance to the members of the Welsh Sports Association.  We are therefore delighted to be supporting…

CofioRobin Trust Grants for Young Athletes in North Wales

author icon author icon 15 March 2019 author icon News

Up to £2000 is now available for sporting stars up to the age of 25 in Conwy in Gwynedd from the CofioRobin Memorial Trust. Awarded twice a year, the application process is now open for the latest round of funding….