PL4Sport

PL4Sport

Premier League 4 Sport (PL4Sport) started in September 2009 and uses the power of professional clubs to inspire young people to get involved in 12 different sports.

Run in partnership with Sport England, PL4Sport provides sessions for young people to try sports for the first time in the heart of their community. Through strong links with National Governing Bodies participants are given the opportunity to progress in to local clubs as well as talent pathways whilst many young people gain qualifications in the sport and volunteer on the programme.

This creates inspiring role models who are able to connect with the community.

“SWFC have given Ecclesfield School a wide range of opportunities for a large proportion of pupils who can sometimes find it difficult to access PE and Sport. The programme has been a great addition to our own curricular and extra curricular timetable and complements this really well. We are grateful for all time and effort given to our students and feel they really benefit in some of the other sports we cannot facilitate through our own provision.” – R Podlaski, Ecclesfield Secondary School

PL4Sport has three main objectives:

– Provide chances for young people to take part in sport outside school hours
– Increase the diversity of sports participation
– Improve the infrastructure and supporting links between schools and clubs

SWFCCP Stats:  In the 2016/17 season alone over 500 young people have engaged in the programme. The scheme has also enabled young people to try new sports and pathways into local clubs.

CONTACT US ABOUT PL4SPORT
PL4Sport

The latest from our Participation programme…

Join “Fit Owls” this September

“Obesity is rising faster in the UK than in any other part of Europe. 22% of men are now obese (a three-fold increase since the 1980s) and 65% of men are categorized as being overweight [...]

Fit Owls – Summer Boot Camp

Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme will be running a series of boot camps to help fans stay fit and healthy during the summer. Join us for fun, fitness and nutrition advice from Wednesday 29th [...]

Go to Top