"An athlete cannot run with money in his pockets. He must run with hope in his heart and dreams in his head."
SALSC works with a number of key partners to ensure grassroots sport and the issues affecting it are constantly high on the agenda of key national agencies. Below, is a summaried list of the key agencies we work with on a strategic level:
As a national agency with a membership stretching across Scotland, SALSC works with national partners to raise awareness and initiate constructive and consistent change across the whole of Scotland. While SALSC interacts with a number of different national bodies to a lesser and greater extent, the three key partnerships SALSC that are fundamental to dirving constructive and sustainable change are:
The Scottish Government is committed to removing all barriers in anyone's path and encouraging people to take part in sporting activities at all levels.*
COSLA, the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities, is the representative voice of Scottish local government, lobbying on behalf of our members – Scotland's 32 councils.*