Athletics NI Clubmark scheme which has been endorsed by Sport Northern Ireland Clubmark NI is now ready for delivery to Athletic clubs throughout NI.
Clubmark NI is Northern Ireland's junior club accreditation and development programme.
The programme aims to develop junior clubs across Northern Ireland in the areas of management, safety, coaching and competition and will accredit those who reach defined quality standards.
Junior sports clubs can achieve Clubmark NI accredited status by meeting minimum operating standards in the areas of:
• Effective Management;
• Quality Coaching; and
• Competition Safety in Sport.
How does a club register to be accredited?
If a club is registered with Athletics NI they are eligible to apply to become accredited. Go to www.sportni.net/clubmarkni then click on the left hand section ‘Get Accredited’ and then Register your club ‘Online’.
Once registered through Sport NI, Athletics NI will provide your club with a resource folder for collating your evidence and support with the process.
Good luck in your club attaining this quality assurance accreditation!
Club Development Guide for Belfast based clubs (Belfast City Council link)