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About

The Active Charnwood Alliance is a constituted body whose aim is to make sport and recreation inclusive and provide opportunities for all within the Borough of Charnwood.

The membership is representative of those involved in the development of sport and physical activity in the borough. Below is a list of the organisations involved:

  • Charnwood Borough Council
  • School Sport and Physical Activity Partnerships
  • Loughborough University
  • Loughborough College
  • Community Sports Clubs
  • Leicester-Shire and Rutland Sport
  • Leicestershire and Rutland Community Health Services – NHS
  • Voluntary Action Leicestershire

Services we offer

The Active Charnwood Alliance members provide a range of services, events and programmes for those already involved in sport or those thinking about giving it a try. Examples of some of the things we do include:

  • Provide grants for clubs wanting to improve their facilities
  • Deliver support workshops for clubs, coaches and volunteers
  • Provide grants for talented young athletes
  • Deliver co-ordinated Sport and Leisure Programmes to provide sport and physical activities across the borough during schools holidays.
  • Organise an annual sports awards
  • Provide grants for volunteers, wanting to undertake a coaching qualification
  • Organise lots of opportunities borough-wide for people of all ages to enjoy sport and physical activity. These would range from a seated exercise scheme in a community centre to "Back to Netball" coaching programme in a leisure facility.
  • Deliver co-ordinated Sport and Leisure Programmes to provide sport and physical activities across the borough during schools holidays.