£85.5 billion is the combined economic and social value of taking part in sport and physical activity in England.
We’ll just leave that there for a moment.
The sum is the result of a new major study undertaken by Sport England and Sheffield Hallam University. The report concluded that, taking account the costs of engagement and opportunity provision, for every £1 spent on sport and physical activity, a return on investment (ROI) of £3.91 was created for individuals and society in 2017/18.
So, when we say that enhancing your knowledge, skills and confidence to inspire children to lead and embrace active lifestyles is worth it, you see it really is.
And it’s not just a figure, it’s about what makes up that figure.
It’s also the:
Along with the:
And finally, the:
It’s all of that and so much more that makes your development in the sector worth it.