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AoC Sport Introducing

AoC Sport Introducing is a digital campaign that aims to promote new sports and activities to member colleges and students, focusing on non-traditional opportunities to showcase different ways they can get active at college and at home.

The project will begin as a social campaign with branded posts and resources colleges can use on the the website and social media channels (Twitter, Instagram) with the aim to promote new sports and organisations with information, key facts and activities to engage colleges and students to get active.


  1. To introduce new sports and activities to AoC Sport member colleges and students
  2. To introduce non sporty / inactive students to different sports and physical activities
  3. Engage new student audiences and increase our reach and following on social media.

We will be adding new sports regularly onto our website, with new sports programmes and organisations that you can set up at your college, with key information and supporting documents that you can use to set up sessions at your college.

Click the buttons below to view ways in which you can sports at your college. We will be adding new pages regularly.

Get Involved

We are keen to keep working with new sports and organisations to engage students to keep them active. If you are interested in being involved and promoting your sport or physical activity to colleges through AoC Sport Introducing.

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For further information contact Sam Strickson



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Winner of the Student Performer of the Year

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University of Wolverhampton HE Partner for West Midands Regional Tournament 

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AoC Sport Introducing – Rounders

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Fitness Trainer Competition winners announced for 2021

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England Colleges hockey teams selected for 2021/22


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World Skills Fitness Trainer Competition returns in-person for 2021

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FTC finalists 2021

National finalists chosen for WorldSkills UK Fitness Trainer Competition 2021

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AoC Sport taking entries for Open Golf Championships

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New indoor rowing workshop for colleges

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Unique AoC National Futsal Series to start September 2021

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Tournament organisers needed for 2021 Regional Tournaments 

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Tender open for monitoring and evaluation of AoC Sport football development projects

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AoC Sport Awards recognise achievements during pandemic

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Report shows increased college engagement in AoC Sport virtual challenges during pandemic

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Tender brief launched for ECFA Activator Programme project

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Sign up to 2021/22 AoC Sport Leadership Academy

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AoC Sport supports This Girl Can Week to inspire women to return to activity after lockdown

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England Colleges National Teams selected for 2020/21

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ECFA Development Fund application window opens

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Applications Open for Rugby League World Cup Legacy Programme

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BLOG: Looking to the future of sport and physical activity in FE

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Nominate your inspiring students for AoC Sport Awards

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AoC Sport to join social media boycott

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AoC Sport to run first ever virtual boccia competition for colleges

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Applications open for ECFA Premier Leagues 2021/22

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Successful Lunar Challenge had positive effects on wellbeing

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AoC Sport receives grant to grow grassroots rugby league in colleges

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AoC Sport coronavirus update - 01.03.21

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AoC Sport launches revolutionary student fitness competition

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New ECFA Activators get online support

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AoC Sport and British Esports Association launch the AoC Sport FIFA 21 Cup

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English Colleges FA to partner with Active IQ to upskill FA Women's Football apprentices

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Colleges receive funding to help diversify student volunteer workforce  

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Colleges test out Veo cameras

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ECFA National Team programme recruits talented therapists

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Colleges go around the world three times in virtual 30-day challenge 

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