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About Us

Your Active Partnership for County Durham

County Durham Sport is one of 43 Active Partnerships nationally, funded by Sport England and other local partners. We are an independent company, with charitable status, working closely with national, regional and local organisations to ensure that sport and physical activity are developed in a co-ordinated and effective way across the county.

County Durham Sport is passionate about developing sport, physical activity and effective partnerships.

Our Vision:

Everyone able to improve the quality of their life through involvement in sport and physical activity.

Our Mission:

To inspire, build and connect stronger pathways for sport and physical activity in County Durham by being a proactive, respected, inclusive and quality assured partner.

Our Values:

Respect We will listen and communicate directly and openly, treat each other and others with mutual respect. We will recognise and value people’s diversity, ideas and points of view.
Commitment We will be passionate, do what we promise to do and work with urgency and dedication to be successful as a team and to meet the needs of our partners.
Integrity We will do what is right, not what is easiest, and be true to ourselves and others. We will be transparent, honest, sincere and consistent in everything that we do.
Innovation We will seek and develop creative solutions and put them into action.
Excellence We will challenge ourselves to deliver the highest quality of service internally and externally – consistently. We will take pride in our work, act with professionalism and add value beyond what is expected.
Equality We will treat everyone, irrespective of race, gender, religion, ability/disability or sexual orientation, fairly, to enable them to fulfil their potential.

Company Registered in England Number 09964013

Registered Charity Number 1168336

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