Clubmark is an accreditation scheme for high quality junior sports clubs. It is managed by Knight, Kavanagh & Page on behalf of Sport England and sets the standard for all high quality sports clubs in England.
swim21 is recognised as a Clubmark accredited scheme and therefore all clubs gaining swim21 accreditation will automatically receive Clubmark status.
Clubmark Branding Resources
Clubmark offer a bank of resources for accredited clubs and accrediting partners. These can all be accessed from the Clubmark website and include:
- The Clubmark logo and strapline.
- The updated Clubmark resource pack and templates.
- The redesigned Clubmark certificate.
- A range of web banners and other promotional elements to raise the profile. of Clubmark.
- A monthly newsletter for Clubmark members to stay up to date.
Accredited clubs can access these resources through the ‘Members Area’ of the Clubmark website. This requires you to make a request for an account, from which a user name and password will be sent to and you will automatically be added to the circulation for the newsletter. If, as an accredited club, you have difficulty accessing the new logo in this way, please contact your County Swimming Coordinator.
Clubmark has produced guidance for clubs to ensure that policies and practices being implemented are those which will promote an inclusive, accessible and child-friendly approach to sport.
This information will assist clubs with the achievement of swim21 Compliance Module, Element 13, which requires the inclusion of actions addressing equity in sport. These actions may be included as an integral part of the club’s annual Improvement Plan or as a separate Equity Plan.
To access the Clubmark website information – Knowing Your Club and its Community (sports equity) click here.