ANGUSalive endeavour to provide opportunities to further develop the sporting and physical activity levels of many different groups across the county. Our team provide support and advice to individuals, clubs, sports associations or groups on a range of issues. They also establish and co-ordinate a number of opportunities linking local, regional and national programmes in a variety of sports.
The Angus Sport & Physical Activity Framework
The Angus Sport and Physical Activity Planning Partnership is an unique collaboration involving a number of partners.
The Planning Partnership has been in place since the start of 2020 and have been responsible for driving forward development of the Angus Sport and Physical Activity Framework throughout the pandemic. The framework will directly contribute to the strategic priorities in the Angus Community Plan, striving to achieve the vision that Angus is a place where an active life is accessible for all.
National Athlete Support Angus (NASA)
NASA offers athletes a wide range of support such as:
- Complimentary access to our sports centres
- Grant aid support
- Sports injury support (where available).
NASA athletes can apply for grant aid support for recognised training/ competitions.
Coaching & Education
Coaching Angus offers locally based coach education assistance and aims to provide support to all applicants who are committed to developing sport at a local level, be it coaches or coaching assistants and volunteers.
Community Sport Hubs
As part of ANGUSalive's Sports Development Team's commitment to developing sport and physical activity throughout Angus, we have adopted the Sportscotland Community Sport Hubs initiative.
Developing sport is key, which is why ANGUSalive has created and will continue to maintain and improve comprehensive programmes across various sports.
The Angus Club Excellence Award is a club accreditation scheme, allowing the public to recognise safe, effective and child-friendly club environment.
Disability & Inclusion
ANGUSalive develop and deliver exciting, innovative and highly engaging programmes across Angus to facilitate participation for all, enabling all Angus residents and communities to improve their wellbeing by pursuing their interests, aspirations and potential.