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Social events, keeping the club alive…

As I see it there are a number of reasons for organising social events as part of club life. Ice breaker for new members at the beginning of a season Fund raiser for a specific item or just generally for

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Managing Spectator Behaviour

I’m sure that at some stage in your playing or coaching career you have witnessed inappropriate behaviour from spectators. Regardless of the size of club or your crowd, it only takes one bad apple to spoil the cart. We need

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Fundraising some hints and tips

Surely we all face the same battle each year; with costs of facility hire, transport and kit going up, how can we balance the books without having to charge extortionate fees to our members? Fundraising can be the most rewarding

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So you want your club to be successful – part 4 of 4

Planning for success is an important part of keeping your club active and vibrant. Clubs that plan and have a clear vision are the ones that will survive.  Don’t be put off by this, your vision does not have to

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Glasgow 2014 – is your awareness strategy in place?

Glasgow 2014 – one year to go.. The countdown has started, Glasgow 2014 will soon be upon us and this time we will be ready…… Firstly, I am sure that as a club you will know if your sport is

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Embracing our communities

“Join In Campaign” So as we are all agreed, there is a need to embrace our local communities to help with the selling process.  What better way to get started straight away this summer than to get stuck in to

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