Eddie Izzard: Volunteers are the unsung heroes of sport in the UK – without them, sport just wouldn’t be possible.

Eddie Izzard: Volunteers are the unsung heroes of sport in the UK – without them, sport just wouldn’t be possible.

The sun is out. #Wimbledon is back. What better time to help out at your local #tennis club? https://www.joininuk.org/i-want-to-help/

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The sun is out. #Wimbledon is back. What better time to help out at your local #tennis club? https://www.joininuk.org/i-want-to-help/

88% of volunteers in sport feel they have a lot to feel proud of.

88% of volunteers in sport feel they have a lot to feel proud of.

10% higher self-esteem, emotional wellbeing and resilience in those who volunteer in sport.

10% higher self-esteem, emotional wellbeing and resilience in those who volunteer in sport.

Join In’s research calculates the value of the time that sport volunteers invest in themselves and their communities

Join In’s research calculates the value of the time that sport volunteers invest in themselves and their communities

Gus O'Donnell, once head of the Civil Service, questioned why GDP includes crime but not volunteering

Gus O'Donnell, once head of the Civil Service, questioned why GDP includes crime but not volunteering

Volunteering. The key to a healthier, happier you

Volunteering. The key to a healthier, happier you

Ben Fairburn has dropped eight stone through running and the support of volunteers.

Ben Fairburn has dropped eight stone through running and the support of volunteers.

Research by E. Gil Clary and Mark Snyder, psychologists based in Minnesota, US, found volunteering serves six key functions for volunteers.

Research by E. Gil Clary and Mark Snyder, psychologists based in Minnesota, US, found volunteering serves six key functions for volunteers.

87% of sport volunteers agree their life has meaning.

87% of sport volunteers agree their life has meaning.


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18% - The amount by which volunteers in sport are more likely to feel proud of themselves.

18% - The amount by which volunteers in sport are more likely to feel proud of themselves.

Running needs all kinds of people for all kinds of roles. Lend a hand and find your place in sport today: https://www.joininuk.org/run-it/  See how a local parkrun, a innovative track event and a street 10k use volunteers to stage, manage and grow their running events.

Running needs all kinds of people for all kinds of roles. Lend a hand and find your place in sport today: https://www.joininuk.org/run-it/ See how a local parkrun, a innovative track event and a street 10k use volunteers to stage, manage and grow their running events.

Becky Lifton-Taylor. "Why I Volunteer"

Becky Lifton-Taylor. "Why I Volunteer"

For those Mo’s who know that moustaches are happiest on a sportsman’s upper lip! The Join In UK network is for everyone who knows, loves, runs or simply wants to get involved at their local sports club. Whether a club or individual, join our growing network and find out how to join in at www.joininuk.org/movember #movember

For those Mo’s who know that moustaches are happiest on a sportsman’s upper lip! The Join In UK network is for everyone who knows, loves, runs or simply wants to get involved at their local sports club. Whether a club or individual, join our growing network and find out how to join in at www.joininuk.org/movember #movember

Over 100 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer every day. Let's change the face of men's health. Join In with Movember.

Over 100 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer every day. Let's change the face of men's health. Join In with Movember.

Join In with Movember: Mo, mo, mo your boat.  Who better to rally the troops and support the Movember cause than sports clubs? By hosting a MOVE event encouraging people to get active, you'll get the chance to raise funds for Movember and climb up the Join In Network League leaderboard, plus get publicity for your club to attract new members and volunteers.

Join In with Movember: Mo, mo, mo your boat. Who better to rally the troops and support the Movember cause than sports clubs? By hosting a MOVE event encouraging people to get active, you'll get the chance to raise funds for Movember and climb up the Join In Network League leaderboard, plus get publicity for your club to attract new members and volunteers.

Were you a Games Maker in 2012? Any plans for summer 2013? We may be able to help... www.joininuk.org

Were you a Games Maker in 2012? Any plans for summer 2013? We may be able to help... www.joininuk.org

In 2012, over 363,000 Mo Bros and Mo Sistas raised over £26.9 million in the UK.    Let's change the face of men's health. Join In with Movember.

In 2012, over 363,000 Mo Bros and Mo Sistas raised over £26.9 million in the UK. Let's change the face of men's health. Join In with Movember.

African Caribbean men are 3 times more likely to develop prostate cancer.  Let's change the face of men's health. Join In with Movember.

African Caribbean men are 3 times more likely to develop prostate cancer. Let's change the face of men's health. Join In with Movember.

Join In with Movember – Create your front mo. For those Mo’s who know that moustaches are happiest on a sportsman’s upper lip! The Join In UK network is for everyone who knows, loves, runs or simply wants to get involved at their local sports club. Whether a club or individual, join our growing network and find out how to join in at www.joininuk.org/movember

Join In with Movember – Create your front mo. For those Mo’s who know that moustaches are happiest on a sportsman’s upper lip! The Join In UK network is for everyone who knows, loves, runs or simply wants to get involved at their local sports club. Whether a club or individual, join our growing network and find out how to join in at www.joininuk.org/movember

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