Active Girls

The Active Girls initiative aims to Increase girls and young women’s participation in PE, sport & physical activity.

Active Girls includes an annual Active Girls Day (it is on 28 October 2016) where schools, clubs and hubs are encouraged to focus on opportunities for girls participation. Active Girls includes programmes delivered in partnership with YDance, Youth Scotland and The Youth Sport Trust.

Fit For Girls

As part of Active Girls, Fit for Girls is a joint initiative between sportscotland and Youth Sport Trust promoting physical activity amongst girls and young women through bespoke training for education providers.

YDance Active

YDance, in partnership with sportscotland, deliver three programmes under YDance Active providing opportunities for young women and the teachers who work with them to get involved with Dance. 

Girls on the move

Youth Scotland in partnership with sportscotland deliver the Girls on the Move project which is designed to increase physical activity levels among girls and young women in Scotland.


Social Media

We encourage everyone to get involved in Active Girls and share their celebrations using #ActiveGirls or #ActiveGirlsDay

The tweet sheet provides ready made messages for you to use.

It is also encouraged you tag in relevant partners in messages, where possible.

Date published: 29 September 2016
Date updated: 13 October 2016


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