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League Football

 

Local Football Clubs

 

Local Rugby Clubs

 

Netball

  • Cardigan Netball Club
  • Bont Netball Club 

 

Disability Sports

 

Dragon Sports Wales

What is Dragon Sport?

Dragon Sport is a Sports Council for Wales initiative funded by the National Lottery, designed to offer 7-11 year olds fun and enjoyable sporting opportunities.

Liaising closely with schools and community sports clubs, Dragon Sport is making a dramatic impact on sports participation by encouraging children to become involved in a variety of organised sporting activities.

The Dragon Sports Coordinator for Ceredigion is:

Bryn Evans
Ceredigion County Council
Dept of Education and Community Services
Canolfan Rheidol
Rhodfa Padarn
Llanbadarn Fawr
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 3UE.

Telephone: (01970) 633695
Fax: (01970) 633663
Email: bryne@ceredigion.gov.uk

 

5×60 Programme

The 5×60 programme aims to increase the number of secondary age pupils taking part in sport or physical activity for 60 minutes, at least five times a week.

This Sport Wales scheme increases opportunities for extra-curricular sport and physical activity sessions for primary age children. It builds on the Dragon Sport scheme.

All Secondary Schools across Ceredigion have signed up to deliver the programme.  For more information about the scheme in Ceredigion and across Wales click on the following links.

5×60 Programme in Ceredigion- Ceredigion Actif

5×60 Sport Wales
 5×60 Welsh Government

 

 

National Exercise Referral Scheme

Contact Details:                                                                       

Paul Jones
Ceredigion Actif
Cyngor Sir Ceredigion
Canolfan Rheidol
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 3UE

Paul.Jones@ceredigion.gov.uk

01970 633610                                                                                                  

Ceredigion Actif are committed to help you achieve the best possible health and quality of life.  Although many people know that physical activity is good for them, most are unsure how to take the first steps to becoming more active.

The scheme works in partnership with health professionals in the Ceredigion area, including local GPs, practise nurses, dieticians and physiotherapists.  Clients are referred onto the scheme by their relevant health professional and will get the chance to take part in supervised health related fitness activities.

The referral scheme lasts 16 weeks and is delivered by the Exercise Referral team.  The instructors are highly qualified and professional staff.  They will offer you the following:

  • One to one assessments
  • Opportunity to attend subsidised activity sessions in a social, group setting
  • Expert advice and guidance

 

Cost: £1.50 for 32 sessions

Bilingual Services: Welsh and English

Age Range that service is Applicable: 16 – upwards

Does your service have any restrictions: Yes you have to fall under the criteria, and have to be referred by a health professional.

 

Active Communities offer the following services:

  • Community Chest Grants to voluntary sports & physical activity groups throughout Ceredigion.

Ceredigion Sports Council offer –

  • Free Child Protection courses for volunteers
  • Sports First Aid courses at cost price. (£15 / £20)
  • International Awards
  • Talented Sporting Junior Awards
  • Sports Coach of the Year Award
  • Sports Awards Day
  • Capital & revenue grants with different bodies, Cyngor Sir Ceredigion, Sport Wales and numerous others.
  • Advice on club structures, sports development plans, setting up of new ventures.
  • Coach Education
  • Inter Community Sports Competition
  • Link with National Governing Bodies
  • Lapa county contact.
  • Sports Leaders Awards
  • Health & Wellbeing link.

Bilingual Services: Welsh and English

Age Range: Open to all ages.