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A Future in Sport

A Future in Sport provides opportunities to become involved in multi-sport activities for players, coaches and volunteers. It also provides training and education opportunities for anyone with an interest in involvement in sport and/or associated skills.

Ackworth Riding for the Disabled Association

01977 614215

Station Road

Ackworth Riding for the Disabled Association provides horse riding and driving as therapy for disabled people.

Ackworth Table Tennis Club


Ackworth TTC are a table tennis club which runs coaching sessions available to all abilities and ages.

Airedale Boxing Club

Kershaw Business Park
Kershaw Avenue, Airedale
WF10 3ES

Airedale Boxing Club is a boxing club that provides training regimes for competitive amateur boxers and those aspiring to box competitively and provides exercise and fitness sessions for persons of all ages seeking to improve their health.

Castleford All Stars Gymnastics Club

Castleford All Stars Gymnastics Club's aim is to create a safe and fun environment for all its club members from beginners to advanced, young and older, to progress in gymnastics skills and core fitness!

Castleford Community Paddlesports Club

Castleford Flood Lock
WF10 2LN

The Castleford Community Paddlesports Club has been formed from activities, canoeing and kayaking in partnership with the Desmond Family Canoe Trail, which is a project of the Canal and River Trust. Members and officers of the club have been volunteering and participating in paddlesports and social action. In September 2019 it started a locally led club aiming to provide accessible paddlesport activities to individuals and groups on the Aire and Calder Navigation at Castleford lock, River Aire and River Calder. Constitution took place with appointed volunteer officers who have adopted the policies and procedures of British Canoeing; several have completed Foundation Rescue and Safety Training and first level Paddlesport Instructor accreditation. The club is working towards affiliation with British Canoeing. The motto of the club, taken from one of the young people benefitting from paddle sessions in the summer, is 'Canoeing and Nature Open to Everyone'.

Castleford RUFC

Willowbridge Lane
WF10 5PD

Castleford RUFC is a traditional family-based club with its heart in the local community providing opportunities for all to play rugby union, irrespective of gender, age, experience, ability or capability.

City of Wakefield Golf Club

01924 373450

Gaskell Pavilion
Horbury Road

City of Wakefield Golf Club exists to promote the health and fitness of the public (without distinction of race, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religious or similar belief) by promoting community participation in healthy recreation through provision of facilities for playing golf at the Gaskell Sports Pavilion or other such venue as the trustees may determine.

Disability Sport Yorkshire

01924 372382

Denhale Active Recreation Centre
Denhale Avenue

Disability Sport Yorkshire promotes sport and active recreation for disabled people.

Durkar Devils JFC Limited

Durkar Devils JFC Limited is a community football club. The club is currently working with FA, Wakefield Council, Wakefield College and other partners to grow a girls and ladies section.

Elite Community Sports Coaching CIC


The Hut
Kershaw Avenue
Airedale, Wakefield
WF10 3ES

Elite Community Sports Coaching CIC is a local organisation that works across Wakefield. Its partnerships with Wakefield Council, StreetGames, Rugby League Cares, The Children’s First Hub, West Yorkshire Police, Primary Schools and Secondary Schools in the local area continues to grow, with over 300 children and young people from across the city attending evening and weekend sessions each week. Elite Community Sports Coaching CIC uses sport, dance and other enrichment activities as a tool to enhance the lives of young people through improving physical and mental health, mentoring them to increase confidence, raise aspirations, and for some groups, divert them away from antisocial behaviour and crime.

Family Fit UK


Family Fit UK is a Community Interest Company (CIC) that is dedicated to improving the lives of children, adults, families, and communities. We do this by delivering a wide array of workshops, courses, and sessions aimed to improve people's physical and mental health. This includes; healthy lifestyle programmes, running and walking courses. Family-based activity sessions, family and youth educational workshops, fitness-based learning (boxercise/boot camps). All our programmes are handcrafted to suit the needs and KPIs of the funder.