CIMSPA is the chartered professional development body for the UK’s sport and physical activity sector. We provide leadership, support and empowerment for professionals working in sport and physical activity AND a single unified voice for the sector.
The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity launched in January 2012 and celebrated its first Chartered Members and Fellows in January 2013.
The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity
- CIMSPA started its operations on 1 Jan 2012, following the award of a Royal Charter in late 2011, before which it was operating as IMSPA
- IMSPA was formed on 1 April 2011 through a merger between the Institute for Sport and Recreation Management and the Institute for Sport, Parks and Leisure.
The vision statement of the Institute is: “To develop a vibrant, UK wide sport and physical activity sector, led by professionals providing advocacy and leadership and working in partnership with its stakeholders to help ensure the highest standards of service delivery.”