A2 SPORT & PE. The function and policies of national organisations……. The structure and organisation of sport in the UK is complicated, complex and inter‑connected. This is largely because the situation has emerged over the last 150 years. The system could be described as decentralised....
The function and policies of national organisations…….
Control of Elite Sport complicated, complex and inter‑connected (England)
Explain the connections between the following organisations using arrows to indicate links and also explain the link (for example, funding given? advice given? etc.)
Dept. of Culture,
Media and Sport
English Institute of Sport
The development of an elite performer requires commitment from the performer and support from a wide range of other agencies.
1 Grants from national governing bodies to individuals;
2 Sport England or other national sports councils distributes lottery funding;
3 World Class Performance programme;
4 NGB must have a performance development plan/increase in participation therefore more elite coming through;
5 with measurable criteria;
6 also through development of UKIS/EIS or equivalent/description of role of English Institute of Sport;
7 provision of medical/technological/advice/sports science;
8 improvements in coaching through NCF/sport coach UK;
9 Grants for facilities/coaching or equivalent/academics/centres of excellence.
(ii) 2 marks for 2 of- complicated, complex and inter‑connected
(iii) 3 marks for 3 of