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GOGA in action

GOGA in action is also known as the phase 1 part of GOGA, which ran from 2016 to 2020 and was extremly successful engaging the very least active in truly inclusive activities. GOGA in action is the legacy of this period of GOGA where we successfully

  • Engaged more than 30,000 disabled and non-disabled participants.
  • Recruited 2,800 volunteers
  • Supported 2,000 volunteers and paid staff to reach the very least active
  • Delivered over 2,400 activities and a multitude of events across the UK.

GOGA in action localities (2016- 2020) included:

England: Bradford, Greater Manchester, Rochdale, Wigan, Margate, East Lindsey, Lambeth, Wandsworth, Nottingham, Stoke-on- Trent

Northern Ireland: Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Derry City and Strabane

Scotland: Fife, Grampians (covering Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire Council and Moray Council), Forth Valley (covering Clackmannanshire, Falkirk and Stirling council areas)

Wales: Pembrokeshire, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wrexham

GOGA Consortium partners: Activity Alliance (formally EFDS) Disability Sport Wales, Scottish Disability Sport, Disability Sport N.I and Volunteering Matters

National Delivery Partners: Sporting Equals, Disability Rights UK, Women in Sport, StreetGames, Parkrun, England Athletics, Youth Sport Trust, Amateur Swimming Association, Age UK, Play England

Localities continue to run a number of activities and the 'GOGA approach' through this we will continue to use the GOGA core ingredients and legacy to support and influence new projects and programmes. 

Photo of ladies participating in a golf tournament

GOGA impact:

Take a look at some of the impact of GOGA from our localities and national partners.

For further information about GOGA in action please contact the GOGA team or call 01509 227750.