• Research & Publications

    Strong research and evidence are key to informing the work we do here at the Alliance.

  • Olympic and Paralympic legacy survey

    Following the UK's success at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Sport and Recreation Alliance wanted to know whether the UK is on its way to becoming a world-class sporting nation

  • Game of Life

    The Game of Life report brings together, for the first time, all of the best evidence to support all the reasons why sport is good for you.

  • Future Trends

    Alliance research written in partnership with the Future Foundation – the world’s number one independent consumer trends and insight firm – explores the five key trends that every sport and recreation organisation must be aware of

  • Reconomics

    The Reconomics report brings together all the existing information, research and evidence relating to the impact of outdoor recreation and provides a compelling case to politicians of the true value of outdoor recreation

  • Research archive

    Archive of earlier research pieces published by the Sport and Recreation Alliance

  • What is the focus of our research?

    Our research focuses on the issues affecting sport and recreation at all levels, from grassroots to elite. The data we collect then helps to shape our position on policy proposals and campaigns