If you are hosting a 'new members' event at your club, run a fitness class that's always open to all-comers, or offer any session that the public are able to try without being a member, we can help you publicise it.
With opportunities to publish across a host of websites and platforms, find out more about making your date 'open' and list it on our activity finder.
Club Matters – the essential one-stop-shop for sports clubs, provides free bitesize support and guidance on all aspects of running a club whether large or small, formal or informal.
Club Matters can help you to improve your club with:
Find all the resources you need to help you improve how your club is run
Sign up for our free monthly 'Activating Your Community' e-newsletter to support you in your work
Sign up to AYC News
More info for coaches (including a discount on UK Coaching membership) and the benefits of volunteering
Visit our coach & volunteer page
Our advice is open to sports clubs, individual athletes, local authorities and many others. You can read more about the support available including our partner-run network of advisers for each borough and district on our funding page.
Successful clubs know how to attract and look after prospective members; your first few contacts with someone dictate how they will view your club.
Every potential newcomer needs to know they'll be valued and welcomed from the first moment they deal with you. This is especially true of those who may need specific information, such as people with health conditions or disabilities (learn more about the wishes of young disabled people in Surrey in our 'Inclusive Activities' research from Feb 2022)
Check out Know Your Audience by Sport England, which shows how different people take part for different reasons.
A programme of workshops specifically chosen to encourage best practice and development for clubs and their coaches, some with discounts for Surrey residents
Further information and resources to encourage a safe and fun environment for everyone
If you coach or help run a club in Surrey and have a question, email us for help at email@example.com