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In The Zone: Free Core Offer

In the Zone is Oxfordshire's Education for Sport and Physical Activity directory; developing your skills, knowledge and confidence. As part of this we offer a free service to all clubs, teams, and indivduals to give you more guidance and knowledge about the sport and physical activity industry. Below is a list of these services. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to email gtaylor2@oxspa.co.uk who will be happy to assist.

~ Access to Oxfordshire Funding for Sport Guide

Please click the link to our comprehensive directory of grants available to sports and physical activity clubs and projects in Oxfordshire. Last updated Jan 2016.

Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity Free Funding Guide


~ Good News Stories Published on OxSPA's website

Stay up to date with the latest news from Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity. You can find all up to date news articles on our website. Also follow us on Twitter to receive further updates @oxsport.


~ Signposting of Sport England Funds

Sport England is committed to helping people and communities across the country create sporting habits for life. This means investing in organisations and projects that will get more people playing sport and creating opportunities for people to excel at their chosen sport. The current funding programmes are: Small Grants, Community Sport Activation Fund and Inspired Facilities.


~ Club Development and Funding newsletter

Sign up to our newsletter and we will keep you informed of new funding opportunities and deadlines. Sign up now.


~ 3 places on a Funding Club Forum event

Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity host a number of Funding and Development Roadshows throughout the year aimed at connecting local clubs across the county to share knowledge on funding and club development along with sharing best practice and networking with similar organisations. Keep an eye on our Workshops and Courses page for the next Forum.


~ Coaching and Volunteering Adverts

If your school or club is in search of coaching or volunteer staff, let us know and we can post an advertisement on our website and social media channels to help you find the right support. Please forward on your advert to Vicky Kabiru vkabiru@oxford.gov.uk who will arrange this for you.


Partners and Supporters

  • Badminton England
    British Canoeing
    Cherwell District Council North Oxfordshire
  • Community Games
    England Athletics
    England Basketball
  • England Netball
    England Squash and Racketball
  • lotto
    NHS Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
    North Oxfordshire SSP
    Oxford Brookes Logo
  • Oxford City Council
    Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
    Oxfordshire County Council
    Rugby Football Union
  • Sainsburys School Games
    South Oxfordshire District Council
    Sport England
  • Table Tennis England
    Vale of White Horse District Council
    West Oxfordshire District Council