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Sport England sets out Covid-19 financial support

Sport England has today confirmed that it is making up to £195m of funding available to help the community sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. The package is additional to any funding support provided by the Government and is made up of the following: A £20 million Community Emergency Fund, which […]

CP Sport launch new Health & Wellbeing resources

National Disability Sport Organisation Cerebral Palsy Sport has launched a number of new resources to help everybody to stay as fit and healthy as possible at home now that being active becomes more important than ever. Developed in collaboration with personal trainer and nutritionist Catherine Lineker BSc (Hons) Msc, these resources titled ‘Health and Wellbeing’ […]

Join The Movement #StayInWorkOut

We’re all now spending a lot more time at home than we might like, which is why staying as physically active as possible is more important than ever. Join the Movement is a brand-new Sport England campaign, funded by The National Lottery, giving you the advice and tools you need to help you do this […]

Staying active at home

Update from Sport England 16th March 2020: More and more of us are spending time at home and thinking about other ways of being active. Official advice recommends against non-essential contact and all unnecessary travel – including working from home if you can – which means our routines are going to be changing. But staying active is […]

Covid – 19 update 18th March 2020

Further to our announcement on 12th March and government advice we unfortunately have come to the decision to postpone our current events calendar until we are able to run events safely for our participants and their families.  Please see the event calendar for details and updates here.  The CP Sport team are now working from […]

COVID – 19 Update 12th March 2020

Following our statement on Monday 9th March 2020, consultation with our stakeholders, partners and other National Disability Sports Organisations, we have taken the difficult decision to postpone our calendar of March and April events until the Autumn – this includes the National Swimming Championships and RaceRunning Start sessions. Potentially events in May could also be […]

Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

Cerebral Palsy Sport do not have plans to cancel any upcoming sports events. Please do keep up to date with the latest Government & NHS advice. In relation to sport, Sport England have stated; ” We know people are worried about Coronavirus but being fit and healthy is an important deterrent to the risk of […]

CP Sport celebrate IWD2020 by announcing Ellie Simpson as Ambassador

International Women’s Day is celebrated this weekend. Cerebral Palsy Sport take this opportunity to celebrate and announce that RaceRunner Ellie Simpson has accepted the position of Ambassador for the charity. Ellie Simpson was the only female RaceRunner to represent England at the Nottingham 2015 CPISRA World Games and went on to compete at the 2018 […]

Cerebral Palsy Sport launch CP Awareness Month campaign

On Wednesday 26th February, Cerebral Palsy Sport invited guests from across the disability and sport sectors to the charity’s head office in Nottingham for a celebration of Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month which takes place in March. Throughout March, Cerebral Palsy Sport will be sharing information about cp and sport, and encouraging more people with cp […]