Sporting Heritage Conference 2021

Sporting Heritage Conference Logo- Small 250px PNGBuilding on the success of last year's digital event, this year's Sporting Heritage conference will be bigger than ever.

Our two day packed programme will take place online on Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st October.

We would like to thank the National Lottery Heritage Fund for their generous support which means we can offer this conference for free to all delegates. #SportingHeritage21

At this year’s conference we will share the impact of sporting heritage and the stories it tells, how to engage greater support for the sector going forward, and how to support grassroots projects and collections. Delegates attending our annual conference can expect to gain:

  • an greater knowledge and understanding of the role and value of sporting heritage
  • knowledge of case studies about sporting heritage activity
  • practical advice and guidance on using and researching sporting heritage
  • an understanding of the diversity of sporting heritage collections
  • an understanding of how to use sporting heritage collections in lifelong learning
  • opportunities for networking with a range of different individuals

The event brings together those working or volunteering in the heritage, arts, culture, health, wellbeing, sport, community, education and tourism sectors and is relevant to:

  • Heritage and culture professionals and volunteers
  • Sports clubs and governing body representatives
  • Community group representatives
  • Academics
  • Private collectors
  • Health sector professionals
  • Educationalists
  • Arts sector professionals