WLCT Sports Development in partnership with Wigan Council are pleased to announce the launch of a Wigan Borough talented athletes fund. The ‘Believe Sport Talent Fund’, a 3 year programme, will offer young people aged 11-24* grants of up to £500**. Funding can help with travel, accommodation, competition/training fees and equipment. To be eligible athletes […]
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It’s that time of year again, dig out the netball trainers and join us for the annual Summer Netball Tournament. For all the details please click here The event is for all women aged 16+ regardless of previous experience or ability. There will be separate leagues to accommodate player/teams, whether trying netball for the first […]
Check out our latest update from our Street Dance Project. Come along and get involved this summer, most sessions are FREE for boys and girls aged 8-16years.
Well Done to all our Street Dance classes that performed at Atherton Carnival on July 21st. Street Dancers from across Wigan and Leigh came together to perform at Atherton’s annual Carnival and take part in the Street Parade. You all looked smart in your hoodies! To be part of our community programme click the link […]
Due to events and necessary building maintenance taking place over the next few weeks, the Back to Sport team will unfortunately have to cancel the following sessions being held at Leigh Indoor Sports Centre and Robin Park Sports Centre during this period… Robin Park Indoor Sports Centre Netball Tuesdays 6.30-8.30pm 23rd June/30th June Badminton Mondays 5.30-7pm 6th […]
WLCT Sports Development are pleased to announce the dates of four Safeguarding & Protecting Children workshops to take place in Wigan through the next 12 months. 28th July 6pm – 9pm 29th September 6pm – 9pm 26th November 6pm – 9pm 23rd February 6pm – 9pm All workshops will take place at Robin Park Arena and will cost […]
Well done to Leigh Genesis FC who have been awarded the Lancashire FA Charter Standard Community Club Award. As well as winning this County FA Award the club were also successful in winning the North West Regional Award and will now go forward for consideration for a National award. This follows the Believe Wigan Sports Awards & Greater […]
After another round of fixtures in the Wigan ‘Back to Netball’ League the race for promotion hots up and teams battle to avoid relegation….. Division 1 B2N Barracudas lost their unbeaten record after 2 narrow defeats to Tyldesley Storm & Haydock Storm, the former being a classic, with Tyldesley just coming out on top 9-8. […]
Well Done Street Dancers for making it through to the semi-final of the Wigan and Leigh Homes ‘Community Stars’ auditions. It was a fantastic evening and excellent experience for you all. To be part of our Street Dance project check out our full list of sessions and come along and join us.