Benefits of Affiliation
* Access to financial support for individuals to improve personal performance.
* Access to financial support for individuals to gain National Governing Body coaching qualifications or officiating/umpiring awards.
* Assistance and access to sponsorship for clubs to organise events, coaching courses, sports festivals and other promotional events, i.e. ‘come & try’ sessions
* Advice on other sources of funding available to individuals and clubs
* Advice on preparation of applications to other funding bodies
* Club information in annually produced Sports Directory, which details all the clubs affiliated to SASC and on our website: www.sayrsportsc.co.uk
* Annual Sports Awards for Sports Personality & Junior Sports Personality, Team & Junior Team of Year, Sports Volunteer & Coach of the Year and Local Service to Sport and new Coaching Award categories in conjunction with sportscotland.
* Topical news or information from SALSC (Scottish Association of Local Sports Councils), the Scottish Executive, sportscotland and Child Protection in Sport.
* Links to the West Region and South West Regional Partnership
* Assistance with forging links with other clubs in the area
* Advice on the production and monitoring of club Development plans
* Advice on the production of club Constitutions
* Advice and guidance on developing links with South Ayrshire Council
* Information on available sports facilities in the area
* Assistance with getting new clubs established