UNITED BY BIRMINGHAM 2022
SLF is delighted to have been chosen as one of the United By partners to Birmingham 2022. With our new programme of coaching Building Character through Sport, we aim to bring down barriers to entry into sport and education that currently exist amongst communities in less advantaged areas of Birmingham. It builds on the successful and long running Sport for Life International (SFLI) model that uses the power of sport to create new opportunities for young people, especially girls, and their communities to play cricket, tennis and football to increase fitness levels, build mental health and to access quality sporting facilities and coaching.
Sport Legacy Foundation has been awarded a grant by National Express Foundation FNX to enable its delivery programme Sport for Life International to coach tennis and football to 15-18 year olds at five secondary schools in east Birmingham from October 2019. More than 100 students are currently enjoying hourly after-school clubs each week until July 2020 with equipment supplied underContinue Reading
England cricketer Moeen Ali, Man of the Match in the recent Test Match v India Sept 2018, is appearing at Sport for Life’s Cricket Breakfast in Birmingham on September 14th. Sponsored by Squire Patton Boggs, more than 100 guests will have the exclusive opportunity to listen to Moeen’s career highlights, predictions for the future of England cricket and plans forContinue Reading