Month: July 2010

Sport rehabilitation

The summer months are a great time to enjoy outdoor activities, sporting events and training for sports whose seasons are about start

Summer exercise can lead to heat-related illnesses such as heat stroke, heat exhaustion and heat cramps.


No special rewards for winners

Hard on the heels of new Government plans to revive competitive games for children comes new research revealing that thousands of schools choose not to single out the winners of pupils’ Sports Day competitions. A survey of almost 300 primary and secondary schools found that nine percent of schools refuse to single out the winners of races at all, preferring instead to reward all participating pupils.