BS EN 16579 – Why, What, When & How?

BS EN 16579 – Why, What, When & How?

Why is there a new standard for football goals? Previously, there were two separate standards for football goals: BS EN 748 for 24’x8’ senior goal posts, BS 8462 for small sizes. However, you may notice that there is no ‘EN’ in front of 8462. That’s…

Read more

Celebrating Grassroots Football

Celebrating Grassroots Football

Stadia Sports recently offered amateur football clubs the chance to win £200 worth of training equipment; this included footballs, bibs, training hurdles, cones and much more! The aim? Celebrating grassroots football, specifically the great work carried out by managers, coaches and volunteers around the country.…

Read more

Exercises For Children To Keep Them Active This Autumn

Exercises For Children To Keep Them Active This Autumn

We’ve created a list of fun activities and exercises for children! All it takes is a little bit of planning to keep them moving… Though many parents and carers manage to fill their summer with family fun, this can be quick to change when autumn…

Read more

Why You Should Encourage PE this Academic Year

Why You Should Encourage PE this Academic Year

A commitment to encourage PE at school is a step forward for pupil development. During term time, children are in an environment where they experience physical education at least once per week. PE is a key subject in the school curriculum, for more reasons than…

Read more

Kane Shows He’s Able after Training with Stadia Goals

Kane Shows He’s Able after Training with Stadia Goals

Along with a large proportion of the country, we at Stadia Sports have come to regard England’s Harry Kane as something of a national hero! With the approach of the final few matches of the 2018 World Cup, we’re looking back at Kane’s early career;…

Read more

National School Sport Week

National School Sport Week

The wonderful School Sports Week campaign is held towards the end of June every year and aims to get more children interested in playing sport at school. Encouraging pupils to engage in sporting activities at school is important now more than ever. More and more children are…

Read more

Off-Season Training – Top Tips for Footballers

Off-Season Training – Top Tips for Footballers

If football is your main sport, it can be difficult to stay in shape when training eases off at the end of the season. Some years, events like the World Cup will keep athletes engaged, but not necessarily active! So how can you avoid a…

Read more

Getting Your School Ready for Sports Day

Getting Your School Ready for Sports Day

When summer arrives it means there’s a long-standing tradition coming up on the horizon… Stadia Sports is ready to help you plan an inclusive day of fun for the whole school. That’s right, we’re sharing our sports day ideas! Are you looking to improve upon…

Read more

Sport and Mental Health

Sport and Mental Health

Inspired by Mental Health Awareness campaigns, we’d like to see more people jumping into a new form of activity. That’s because there are three main ways in which playing sport can improve the condition of your mental health. By playing sport you can target the following…

Read more

The Benefits of Playing Cricket

The Benefits of Playing Cricket

This week we’re looking at the ways your mind and muscles are improved by playing cricket. Along with tennis, football, and badminton, cricket is a particularly sociable pastime or occupation. We recently looked at the positive impact of social sports; our article explored the ways…

Read more