Get Involved

There are a whole variety of ways to get involved in Sport and Physical Activity;

Volunteer

Get Berkshire Active is calling for recruits to join its team of volunteers to be called Team Berkshire.

If you were a Games Maker at the Summer’s Games and miss the excitement of being involved in sport, Get Berkshire Active want to hear from you. And for those that wish they had been a Games Maker, this is your chance to get involved at a local level.

Much like the Games Makers at the Olympics, Team Berkshire will be responsible for bringing the legacy of the Olympics to local communities throughout the County. Get Berkshire Active have a variety of opportunities to volunteer at a local sporting event – if you are interested in becoming a Team Berkshire Volunteer please get in touch via info@getberkshireactive.org. 

Alternatively, contact your local Volunteer Centre for additional sports related volunteering opportunities; 
 
Bracknell Forest 
 
Reading 
 
Slough 
 
West Berks 
 
Windsor & Maidenhead 
 
Wokingham 

- For Wokingham sports council click here 

Coach

www.coachingberkshire.org is a one stop shop for coaches, coach managers and coach recruiters in Berkshire and by signing up to the register coaches will receive regular updates on funding, coaching and wider opportunities, linked in with both Get Berkshire Active and our partners. Signing up to the register is simple and quick so if you’re keen to keep up to date on coaching development in Berkshire please sign up now!

Participate

You will find a whole host of opportunities to participate in a sport or activity of your choice via our Activity Finder.

Set up your own Sport/Physical Activity Group

Why not set up your own sport/physical activity/exercise group?

Are people in your local community looking to kick start a more active lifestyle? Would your colleagues like to be more active during their lunch break? Are you interested in using your passion for sport and physical activity to encourage others to be more active?

If so, Get Berkshire Active can support you! Examples of activities include; Health Walks, Recreational Cycle rides and Recreational Jogging groups. If you are interested in setting up your own sport/physical activity group please get in touch via info@getberkshireactive.org.

Support

The London Olympic and Paralympic Games has provided an amazing year for sport in Great Britain and has fuelled an unprecedented level of interest in sport in Berkshire. Get Berkshire Active are delighted to offer an opportunity to be involved in converting Olympic and Paralympic inspiration into genuine sporting and physical activity opportunities for local people.

By becoming a Partner of Get Berkshire Active your business will benefit from an enhanced brand image amongst local people. You will be recognised as contributing to local sport and the wider health of communities.

Working with Get Berkshire Active gives you the opportunity to be associated with THE Sport England nominated county sports body for Berkshire.

Get Berkshire Active have a number of exciting opportunities for businesses to be involved with us, in the form of sponsorship, through sharing your expertise or by contributing staff time as volunteers. Your support will help get more people involved in sport and less formal exercise, ultimately improving the health of local people. Contact info@getberkshireactive.org for more details.