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

author icon author icon 19 February 2019 author icon News

Continuing Sport:80’s Digital Transformation series, Chief Operating Officer, Jonny Turner discusses three ways to improve operational agility within your organisation. At Sport:80 we believe technology should be an enabler. It should help you be more productive, allow you to capitalise on…

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Scope questionnaire for membership platform

author icon author icon 12 February 2019 author icon News

StreetGames Doorstep Sport Advisor  StreetGames are looking for the suitable person with experience of working in sport, youth, or the criminal justice sector. Candidates should also have experience working with disadvantaged communities and the skills to be able to support…

author icon author icon 12 February 2019 author icon News

The latest instalment of the Sport:80 Digital Transformation series focuses on customer experience and global best practice. Last week, Sport:80’s Jack Waddingham (pictured) introduced Digital Transformation and its five core areas (covered in this useful graphic). Today, he’ll look at USA Archery’s journey to improve…

author icon author icon 8 February 2019 author icon News

Technology is here to stay, so to shed light on what digital transformation means in the context of the sport and recreation sector, digital experts Sport:80 have teamed up with the Welsh Sports Association to bring you a series of informative blogs,…

RYA Cymru Wales Chief Executive Phil Braden passes away

author icon author icon 31 January 2019 author icon News

The RYA’s thoughts are with Phil’s family, friends and colleagues at this sad time RYA Cymru Wales is very saddened to announce the passing of Chief Executive Phil Braden too early in life following a period of illness. He leaves…

Sustainable Development Fund – opportunities for outdoor recreation in Pembrokeshire

author icon author icon 23 January 2019 author icon News

The Sustainable Development Fund (SDF) supports projects that provide social, environmental, economic and cultural benefits, to improve the quality of life for communities in the National Park. This fund includes opportunities for those projects which “realise health benefits afforded by…

GLL fund now open for athlete applications

author icon author icon 10 January 2019 author icon News

GLL – the UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise – has once again shown its commitment to improving health, wellbeing and opportunity in the communities it works in, by supporting the next generation of athletes to the tune of £1.5…

New WSA Partnership with Orchard

author icon author icon 18 December 2018 author icon News

The Welsh Sports Association (WSA) is delighted to announce a new partnership with Orchard, the award-winning, creative and strategic hub for bringing ideas to life. Already trusted by many of the larger sporting brands and companies in Wales including the…

Welsh Sports Equality Alliance Launches to Promote Inclusion in Sport

author icon author icon 14 December 2018 author icon News

Published this summer, the new Vision for sport is the most inclusive it has ever been. With support from the Welsh Sports Association (WSA) and Sport Wales, the Alliance has been set up to help deliver the Vision for sport in Wales…

WSA Partner Showcase Event Kicks Off Christmas with Thanksgiving

author icon author icon 23 November 2018 author icon News

Following another great year for Welsh sport, the Welsh Sport Association (WSA) kicked off the festive season with a partner showcase event to say thanks to members for their support during 2018. Raising awareness of the breadth of new services…

Get Ready for the First Ever National Safeguarding Adults Week

author icon author icon 16 November 2018 author icon News

The National Safeguarding Adults Network are launching the first ever National Safeguarding Adults Week from the 19th – 25th November 2018. Safeguarding adults is a responsibility for every sport and physical activity organisation and getting it right is crucial to widening participation…

Traveleads Joins the WSA on Our Journey to Sector Sustainability

author icon author icon 25 September 2018 author icon News

The Welsh Sports Association is delighted to announce a new partnership with Traveleads. The alliance will provide members of the WSA access to a dedicated travel service, complete with expert sports travel consultants, offering the best rates and lowest fares…