Blog: Keeping in touch the tech-savvy way

Group Delivery and Practice Coordinator Jim charts the journey of bringing Club members together online since the suspension of Clubs – from initial scepticism to some very positive outcomes. Read more

Walking the Run!

Father and son team Peter and Stephen Halkett are together helping to fundraise for Sporting Memories. Stephen by running 13.1 miles, and Peter by walking the same distance. They plan to finish together on 13 September, the day of the Official Virtual Great North Run. Read more

Steps for Sporting Memories: Athletics Greats

We have teamed up with World Walking to create a virtual walking route and step challenge. Collect medals while you meet some of our greatest names in athletics. Best of all? You can do as much or as little as you like over as many days as you like! Read more

Funding award

Sporting Memories Foundation Scotland is the recipient of a funding award of £29,000 from ScottishPower Foundation, towards its latest project – Sporting Memories Plus. Read more

Yvonne Murray MBE

We are delighted to welcome Olympic, Commonwealth, European and World Championship long-distance runner Yvonne Murray MBE as a Sporting Memories Foundation Ambassador. Read more

Blog: "Oggy, oggy, oggy!"

Last year, our Funding Manger Kelly ran the Great North Run. She was part of our truly fantastic team of runners raising money for Sporting Memories. Kelly tells us about this remarkable day – and what this year brings... Read more

Destination Adelaide

Celebrating 50 years since the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, we came together online with our Sporting Memories friends in Australia. Joining Club members and facilitators was Commonwealth and Olympic athlete Gillian Cooke. Read more

Blog: "Waiting for the door to chime: The birth of a Club"

Settle down with a cuppa, a biscuit and our latest blog, this month from Sporting Memories Partnership Manager Donna Mackey. Read more

Next up? Our EURO 2020 Get Together!

Our first Get Together was such a success, we just had to do another... Given the date, we decided to focus this time on one sport. Football, of course! Read more

Mental Health Awareness

Congratulations to our volunteers who have completed the UK Coaching, Mind, and 1st4Sport course 'Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity'. Kenneth tells us more! Read more

MSP Jenny Gilruth pledges her support

Jenny Gilruth MSP shared her special memories at a virtual meeting of our Glenrothes Club – and pledged her support for Sporting Memories' COVID-19 response. Read more

Our Great Get Together

It was billed the ‘Sporting Memories Great Get Together’. The world’s first international Sporting Memories gathering! The inspiration? To support the annual Great Get Together (this year from 19–21 June) and help celebrate the power of community. Read more

We're on screen and over the airwaves!

'Sporting Memories Weekly' continues, and the latest edition of our 100 Objects series appears on our Sporting Memories Vimeo channel. All produced to help you #TalkAboutSport. Read more

Introducing our magazine programme: Sporting Memories Weekly

Sporting Memories Weekly airs each week on our Vimeo channel. It starts on 4 May 2020 and we are joined by a very special guest! Read more

Our new weekly radio series on talkSPORT

Our brand new radio series 'Sporting Memories' starts 25 April 12.30pm, every Saturday and Sunday, on talkSPORT #TalkAboutSport Read more

Ask Steve!

Recorded from his study, surrounded by his own sporting memories and memorabilia, Steve Rider invites us to have a conversation with him. Read more

#TalkAboutSport: Kicking off our latest campaign

Find out why more than ever we should all talk about sport! Read more

"Turning on a sixpence": Adapting to a crisis

A blog by Sporting Memories co-founder Chris Wilkins on the organisation's rapid transition in the face of the COVID-19 crisis. Read more

Brand new: Our Sporting Pink publication direct to your inbox!

Sign up to receive the brand new digital edition of our iconic Sporting Pink publication Read more

The latest information on our Clubs

All Sporting Memories Clubs and Groups are temporarily suspended.
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Sporting Memories Groups at The National Football Museum in Manchester.

The two groups meet fortnightly at the museum, with our Monday morning group meeting from 10.30am to 12pm, and an additional Wednesday morning group from 10:30am to 12pm. Read more

New Sporting Memories Club in Kelty

Starting in January 2020 We have a new weekly club opening in Kelty, Fife at the Community Centre.
Every Monday 13:30 - 15:00
All Welcome!! Read more