Financial barriers pose the main challenge for SportsAid athletes. They receive no funding, other than that from the charity, which means they rely heavily on their parents. Your donations can make a real difference.


One-off donation

Your support will help SportsAid to ensure that the country's brightest sporting prospects are able to keep training and competing at their best - inspiring us all through their incredible achievements.

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Regular donation

Regular donations can transform the lives of young up-and-coming sports people. These athletes have huge potential, but without your help, they could end up taking the tough decision to drop out of their sport.

Regular donation

Please remember to Gift Aid your donations if you are a UK taxpayer to make an even greater difference to SportsAid and the next generation of British athletes.

Download our Gift Aid form here today.

25p is automatically added to every pound you donate with Gift Aid. The funds come directly to SportsAid and we will be able to help more up-and-coming sports stars straight away.

Thank you for your support!

How Far Do Your Donations Go?

The money you donate to SportsAid will help to support athletes in many different ways - no matter how big or small the amount you decide upon! They don't just feel the impact of SportsAid's backing financially though - they also see the award as a motivational boost and a recognition of their talent as they look to progress forward with their careers.

  • £5 will help one of Britain's best young athletes get to their next training session
  • £10 will help a disabled footballer purchase new shinpads
  • £25 will help a young gymnast pay for a pair of wrist supports
  • £50 will help a young kayaker replace a damaged helmet
  • £100 will help a young athlete visit a physio for rehabilitation from an injury
  • £500 will help a young boxer travel to their next major international competition
  • £1,000 will provide a full year's worth of support for a SportsAid athlete

100% of athletes feel the support they receive from SportsAid is either helpful or essential. The award enables them to focus on their sport more and increase their training and competition schedule. This has led to many athletes improving their ranking position and adding further titles and medals to their growing list of achievements.