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



SportsAid Week 2017

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


Support The Next

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




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



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



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

Latest news

Backing The Best athletes benefit from Olympic and World Cup winning advice
26 Jun 2017

Young talented athletes supported by the ground-breaking Backing The Best programme received expert insight and guidance from double OIympic champion Rebecca Adlington, Rugby World Cup winner Maggie Alphonsi and Team GB canoe slalom legend Richard Hounslow at a workshop last month focusing on equipping them with new skills for their future careers in sport. Backing The Best is managed by SportsAid for Sport England.

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.

CiaO Foundation partners with SportsAid to support Paralympic hopefuls
16 Jun 2017

Two of Great Britain’s most promising young athletes have received a welcome boost to their future sporting ambitions after the CiaO Foundation, in partnership with SportsAid, presented Primrose Awards to wheelchair racer Nathan Blackie and para-cyclist David Murphy at the ArcelorMittal Orbit in London yesterday (15 June). The CiaO Foundation aims to help and support people overcome phenomenal challenges in their lives.

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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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.


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!