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SportsAid helps the next generation of British sports stars by giving them financial support and recognition during the critical early stages of their careers.

 

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SportsAid Week 2017

A week of fun and fundraising to help the next generation of British athletes....get involved in SportsAid Week this September!

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Support The Next

Olympians and Paralympians are urging the British public to show their support for the country's future sports stars.

WHO WE ARE

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SPORTS

SportsAid supports athletes from over 60 sports - most of which are Olympic and Paralympic disciplines.

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ATHLETES

SportsAid helps more than a thousand young talented athletes across the country every year.

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SportsAid's partners include local businesses, global brands and charitable trusts.

Latest news

Sport England commits £6 million of funding to continue support for TASS
23 Jun 2017

Sport England has confirmed its ongoing commitment to the Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) by announcing £6 million of proposed funding over the next three years to enable talented young sports people to combine their academic development alongside their sporting ambitions. The National Lottery funding has been welcomed by England Lionesses’ Steph Houghton ahead of the UEFA Women’s Euro 2017 finals.

SportsAid athletes set for the big stage as World Para Athletics Championships near
08 Jun 2017

There will be a strong SportsAid presence at next month’s World Para Athletics Championships in London with 37 members of the 51-strong team having received support from the charity during their careers. Sprint sensations Richard Whitehead and Jonnie Peacock are among the vast SportsAid alumni set for action at the London Stadium as they get ready to return to the scene of their first Paralympic successes five years ago.

Ellie Simmonds and Lutalo Muhammad lead call for nationwide backing of SportsAid Week
30 May 2017

British sporting heroes Ellie Simmonds OBE and Lutalo Muhammad have thrown their support behind SportsAid Week 2017 by signing up to be official ambassadors of this year’s initiative. Ellie and Lutalo, who both received a helping hand from SportsAid at the beginning of their careers, are giving their backing to the fundraising drive, taking place from 25 September to 1 October, designed to support the next generation of athletes.

SportsAid's support meant so much to me and I’ll always be very grateful for what they’ve done.

Victoria Pendleton
SportsAid alumna

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Help young, unfunded athletes overcome their biggest barrier to success - donate to SportsAid today.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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Aug 2017
Superhero Tri Dorney Lake Windsor Berkshire SL4 6QP

What is Superhero Tri? It’s big. It’s bold. It’s gutsy. It’s the UK’s one and only disability sport event for the everyday Superhero and their family and friends! We’re putting a call out to our very own community of Superheroes to join our teams for this fantastic fundraising event.

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Sep 2017
Great North Run Newcastle upon Tyne

Sign up now to secure of our 5 guaranteed SportsAid places in the 2017 Great North Run. This hugely popular event starts in Newcastle upon Tyne and leads you on a 13.1 mile course all the way from the iconic Tyne Bridge, right out towards the coast in South Shields. It is arguably the most iconic half marathons in the world and an event not to be missed!