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Membership of Sports Enterprise Network (SEN) gives you unique access to the most comprehensive    one-stop source for enterprising people involved with community sport and physical activity.

Packed with case-stories, thought-pieces, advice, checklists, tools and action guides

SEN is the network and information provider for community sports enterprises at various stages of their development and covering a wide range of physical activities.

SEN collects and disseminates examples of best practice from community sports enterprises, support providers at all stages of their development, bring enterprises from different parts of the UK together so they can learn and share, run workshops and produce guides on non-sport specific issues facing community sports providers and generally provide support on their enterprise aspects.

SEN help train potential sports entrepreneurs on how to develop and run successful and sustainable providers for the benefit of their customers and communities. We also help educate sports/enterprise/community professionals on the various aspects of community sports enterprise, so they are better equipped to understand and support budding community sports entrepreneurs.

Community Sports Enterprise needs champions and SEN will highlight the great work done by so many people within the sector and ensure that they will act as role models and beacons.

We  run regional events and medium-term, launch an Awards Programme to honour and highlight excellent practise within the world of community sports enterprises. Through our international network we add an increasingly international dimension to SEN.

A website, including a discussion forum where sports entrepreneurs across the UK and beyond can share ideas and experiences, will provide a key tool. Need-to-know information on how to make community sport vibrant, visible and viable.

 In-depth, informative and exciting thoughts, tools and to-dos

Packed with case-stories, thought-pieces, advice, check lists, tools and action guides


Access to a comprehensive library of

  • Conference reports
  • Webinars
  • Guides
  • Presentations
  • Network meetings
  • 10% on discount on SMN Events

    Yearly Membership


    Join now and receive bonus memberships of The GreenSport Network and  The InclusiveSport Network

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    Membership  gives you unique access to the most comprehensive one-stop source for enterprising people involved with community sport and physical activity

    Based on the SMN Principles providing:

    Through story-telling and inquisitive questions, we challenge the status quo and help you to think outside the box.

    We then provide you with a wide range of tools on how you can achieve best practice – all based on real success stories, from real community sports enterprises.

    Having decided which tools to use, we can then give you simple templates and action points – to use there and then

    Svend Elkjaer

    Svend Elkjaer, principal and founder of SMN has over the last twelve years trained and supported a large number of sports bodies, community sports enterprises and community sports clubs across the UK and Denmark.

    Some brief highlights on how best to grow community sport and physical activity…for the complete version, please join our Sports Enterprise Network