Tees Valley Sport
Tees Valley Sport is one of forty nine County Sports Partnerships (CSPs) in England.
A County Sports Partnership, or CSP for short, is a partnership of agencies committed to providing a high quality system for people to benefit from sport and physical activity.
The Partnership comprises of five local authority districts - Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland and Stockton-on-Tees - national governing bodies of sport, Sport England, sports coach UK, equity partners and further and higher education.
Our mission is "to improve the quality of life of all residents in the Tees Valley by increasing participation in sport and physical activity."
This vision is supported and developed by our core values which are to:
Our Delivery Plan and the Core Specification Interpretation Guide for 2011 - 2012 are attached below.
Sport and physical activity is seen as enriching people's quality of life in the Tees Valley by playing its part in building stronger, safer communities, strengthening the economy and developing the skills of local people; meeting the needs of children and young people and reducing inequalities in health. In addition to improving quality of life, the partnership's activities are also seen as contributing to the development of individuals to world class levels of performance.
To do this we have identified a number of key outcomes which we believe are central to achieving the purpose of the Partnership;
Participation in sport and physical activity
Infrastructure: Investment in people