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Our Impact

Our Impact

Everybody jokes about the ‘bank of mum and dad’ but that’s what we run off when we are younger athletes. There were times where mum was thinking, ‘do I pay this bill or do we go to this competition?’. SportsAid helped my mum and dad immensely and also boosted my confidence.

Dina Asher-Smith
Double Olympic bronze medallist, world, European and Commonwealth champion


medals won by SportsAid alumni at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games


medals won by SportsAid alumni at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

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SportsAid has guaranteed places in the London Marathon, Great North Run, RideLondon, Royal Parks Half and London to Brighton. Check out the full list below….we’d love you to fundraise for us! 

08 Sep

AJ Bell Great North Run 2024

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13 Oct

Royal Parks Half Marathon 2024

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Our Patron

HRH The Princess of Wales

Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales became SportsAid's Patron in 2013. Her support is helping to shine a brighter light on the achievements and potential of the UK's most talented young athletes. She has spent time with many of the country's up-and-coming sports stars at the charity's training days and workshops.

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