SSA Submission to Health & Sport Committee 'Sport for Everyone' Inquiry

PUBLISHED: Feb 27, 2017
CATEGORY: SSA Publications & Policies Consultation Documents 

On behalf of our members, the SSA recently responded to a 'Call for Evidence' from the Scottish Parliament's Health & Sport Committee in relation to their 'Sport For Everyone' Inquiry.

 

The Committee met on 21st February 2017 with several key indivduals and organsiations to discuss the submissions made. 

The SSA made a written submission and were one of the organisations asked to attend the round table discussion.

Details of the Inquiry

SSA Written Response

Full Video of the Meeting

Complete Transcript of the Meeting

 

Meeting Excerpts

Below are some excerpts of the meeting which we think may be of particular interest to our members. These clips include discussion points from our CEO Kim Atkinson as well as Mark Munro CEO of Scottish Athletics. Although they all look the same they are different clips when played.

 

Discussion around barriers and activity guidelines

 

Discussion around evidence to encourage investment

 

Discussion around capacity challenges

 

Discussion around cuts to sports funding and preventative spend