Sports equity is about fairness in sport, equality of access, recognising inequalities and taking steps to address them.
It is good practice for your club to adopt and publish an equity policy, making the club's stance on these issues clear to existing and potential members.
The equity policy statement template gives further information on this. Your National Governing Body may have a recommended equity policy for your sport.
- Opening your club up to the whole community, leading to
- The potential to attract more members and generating a positive image for your club
In turn these can:
- Increase revenue and your volunteer pool
- Help support funding applications and develop partnerships