Wales' sport sector has set its sights on achieving a big
ambition. Not limiting itself any longer to merely increasing the
rate of sports participation, nor to a steady increase in the
number of elite medals won, but firmly committing to the aspiration
that we can achieve bigger, better outcomes by stretching
As such, we've signed up to getting every child,
without exception, hooked on sport for life, and to establish Wales
as a nation of champions. This necessitates radical thinking around
how sport is planned, offered and promoted. Its appeal needs to be
wider, deeper and capable of sustaining interest and passion right
through to adulthood.
A new, sector-wide Community Sport Strategy has been developed.
Building on the Vision for Sport,the strategy sets out clear
priorities to enable a dramatic shift in the range and number of
people involved in local sport. It also provides further guidance
to those responsible for planning and running sport in Wales.
See the strategy in action
You can view the full interactive strategy document online or if you would prefer a hard
copy then you can download a pdf version.
(Please note, hyperlinks within the document are starred).
To help bring the strategy to life even more we have also
produced this short film, Fit for Life:
You can also find out more about the Community Strategy launch
by reading the
press release which accompanied the strategy launch at Planet
Gymnastics in Cardfiff.
We want to hear from you
Now that you have read the strategy and seen the video, let us
know what you think. Let us know what you think about community
sport in Wales, or the strategy itself, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.