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23 Dec 2021

Getting to know: Kyle Bestley, Ignite Sport coach and tutor

Sport has been Kyle Bestley’s passion ever since he first kicked a football as a toddler. Growing up, the 23-year-old played a number of sports locally and was part of Oxford City U18s remarkable FA Y...

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9 Dec 2021

Ignite student to cycle 100 miles in support of Autism Family Support

An Ignite Sport student will cycle 100 miles to raise funds for an Oxfordshire charity dedicated to supporting people living with autism. Football fanatic Alex will pedal his way through this month, a...

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15 Nov 2021

Ignite launches two new divisions as part of expansion project

We’ve got something exciting to share with you! Due to an increase in demand for vocational qualifications and training, we have created two divisions within Ignite Sport UK to provide greater clarity...

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18 Oct 2021

Open evening to reveal more about the power of apprenticeships

People interested in pursuing a career in sport are being invited to attend an open evening this week hosted jointly by Velocity Football and Ignite Sport UK. The open evening will take place at the V...

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18 Oct 2021

Ignite Sport UK smash Thomley fundraising target at Oxford Half Marathon

Seven Ignite Sport UK colleagues completed the Oxford Half Marathon on Sunday in support of Thomley and its work to enhance the lives of people living with complex needs.   Justin Merritt, Hannah...

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15 Oct 2021

Black History Month: 'More can be done to encourage black people into sports'

Ignite Sport UK coach Aliyah Anthony is determined to improve diversity in her profession by inspiring more black people to consider teaching the next generation of athletes as a career.   Aliyah...

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13 Oct 2021

Oxford City Junior and Youth Calendar of events confirmed for 2021-22

We are pleased to confirm our calendar of events for Oxford City FC Junior & Youth for season 2021-22 Please do save the key dates in your diaries! JUNIOR & YOUTH 2021 22 Calendar.pdf (ignites...

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11 Oct 2021

Thousands remember Micky Lewis at 'One For The Road' memorial match

The life and achievements of our late, great, friend and colleague Micky Lewis were celebrated by thousands of people at an emotional celebratory memorial match on Sunday.   More than 3,000 of Mi...

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8 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship cash bonus scheme extended to help businesses upskill

Ignite Sport UK has hailed the government’s extension of a cash bonus that helps businesses recruit apprenticeships as “vital for the economy.” The extension means employers are entitled to receive up...

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