Volunteering in Sport

Volunteering is an ideal way to get involved in sport, develop new skills and stay engaged in a sport. It can be a rewarding activity which helps you to meet new people and take on new challenges through roles such as coaching or administration.

Sports volunteering activities – The wide range of opportunities to get involved in sports volunteering includes:

  •     coaching
  •     administration
  •     officiating
  •     committee work
  •     organising events and competitions

Depending on your individual skills or interests, you can offer to volunteer in any of the above areas. Some of the most important attributes include enthusiasm and interest. For more information on volunteering in sport visit www.nidirect.gov.uk/sports-volunteering.