Since 2002 I’ve been involved in networks, franchising and consulting to sport & activity businesses I’ve come across a number of organisations that I’ve worked with or feel very comfortable recommending their services for the specialist service they provide in the sectors below and for the services they mention.

These businesses understand the unique demands of an organisation in this sector, help many others in this sector and so have a great deal of expertise, knowledge, experience and best practice to pass on.

They’ve been selected as they have really competitive products that are often either discounted, exclusive or enhanced by coming through Sport and Activity Professionals so just click on their links and get in touch with them if you want to speak to them about how they could help you and mention Sport & Activity Professionals to see if it gets you a better deal.


Be World Class

Be World Class coaches individuals, teams and organisations to maximise their performance, and become world class in their field. Simon Hartley, founder of Be World Class, is a globally respected sport psychology coach. READ MORE


Engagement Multiplier

As a business owner, you face dozens of decisions every day. As you grow your business, these decisions become more complicated and have more serious ramifications.
At Engagement Multiplier we help you to easily overcome these challenges and enjoy the benefits ... READ MORE


Higher Performing Workplaces

Higher Performing Workplaces (HPW) offers training that is designed to help SMEs grow by developing internal talent. 40% funding towards the cost of training is available for *eligible businesses... READ MORE



iZettle is a fantastic device that lets you turn your smartphone or tablet into a mobile card machine to take payments.
If you're out and about at sessions, paying high fees for other types of merchant services... READ MORE


At DFC we provide bespoke and cost-effective FULLY MANAGED direct debit solutions which will benefit your organisation. Our solutions integrate well with standard systems, and include excellent reporting functions. READ MORE


GoCardless is the simplest way to take Direct Debit payments online. With free and instant sign-up they make it easier than ever for your customers to pay you for both subscriptions and one-off payments. What's more, they only charge 1% per transaction and will give you £50 credit through us. READ MORE


Liquid Lens

Liquid Lens is a video Marketing and Production company that has been in business for over 5 years, however it’s owner, Darren Cox, has been in the film and television industry for a long time... READ MORE

Rule IQ: App design

In the highly competitive sports & leisure sector rapid communication of new positions can put your business ahead of the competition and offer a key differentiator for your users and clients. Introducing mobile 'apps' developed for you, with you, and by you.... READ MORE

Shoo Social Media

Shoo Social Media is here to help busy business owners that don’t have time to manage their Social Media Platforms. As a business owner we understand that you have limited time, the most important aspect for you is to focus on what you are good at while maintaining your niche!... READ MORE

Your Ideal Sales Advisor

Marketing to schools and other organisations is often one of the biggest markets for a business in this sector and also one of it’s biggest failings as it’s becoming harder and harder as schools for example are getting ever more so protective and difficult to get through to the right person... READ MORE


Imagine provide excellent Digital Marketing Services. They are capable of helping every kind of association from the small to the very big. We combine the strengths of SEO, Social Media, web design, marketing consultancy with full maintenance and support.... READ MORE



Avensure Ltd is a consultancy business specialising in HR, employment law and health & safety. We offer a fresh approach to consultancy, training and support services, working closely with businesses of all sizes, from all industry sectors... READ MORE



TMG CRB specialise in administering the criminal record check process on behalf of over forty major sporting national governing bodies; helping to ensure the right level of check is requested from the Disclosure and Barring Service and giving tailored advice when legislative changes occur. READ MORE



Azura are your perfect partner for managing all your Franchise needs. Online Booking system managing Terms (including renewals), Classes and Registers, together with holding all the information you need about Parents and their Children. READ MORE


Dennis and Turnbull Chartered Accountants and Strategic Advisors

Are you looking for an accountancy partner with a proven track record in the children’s sports and tuition sector? We have saved sports and tuition clients many £K’s last year by simply providing them with the correct support and guidance READ MORE

Crunch Accountants

Crunch are the UK’s fastest growing accountancy firm helping over 5500 freelancers, contractors and small businesses of up to 10 employees save money on their accountancy fees and get a great service. READ MORE


Moreland Insurance Brokers

Established in 1964 Moreland Insurance Brokers are based in Hamilton, Scotland and have vast experience in handling all types of business insurance. One of their main specialisations in recent years has been the Franchise Sector. Moreland’s were the first ever Brand Partners of the BFA (British Franchise Association). READ MORE

Sport Safe

SportSafe, from the UK’s leading childcare insurance specialist Morton Michel, is a flexible policy designed for sports tuition groups and sports camps that cater for children, between the ages of 3-18. READ MORE


Funding 4 Sport

Funding 4 Sport is a business that takes one of the leading positions in funding within the sports, play and physical activity industry and has a special offer for people through Sport & Activity Professionals. READ MORE


Start Your New Career

We specialise in lead generation and recruitment for franchises, training companies and direct sales companies. READ MORE


The Children’s Activities Association

The CAA is an exciting new initiative set up by leading players in the children’s activity industry for the benefit of providers and users alike. It is THE ONLY association of this type set up exclusively to give parents’ peace of mind when they book their children’s classes and activities.... READ MORE

The Approved Franchise Association

The Approved Franchise Association was established in 2012 to meet the demand for an affordable regulatory body to support the rapidly growing franchise industry..... READ MORE

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Services Overview

Sport and Activity Professionals is a specialist company working in the sport and activity business sector. Through its consultancy arm, it assists the sport/fitness/health/play/education sectors to add value through enabling clients to become more professional and to increase quality, revenue, efficiency and profit through practical, low cost, easy-to-implement solutions.

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us and we look forward to hearing from you. Thankyou

Telephone office: 0113 4570 469
Telephone mobile: 0770 2255 808
Skype: Mark.Rasche1
Twitter: @Sport_Mark