SUPPORT THE NEXT GENERATION

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

SportsAid’s Athlete of the Month – Shannon Hylton, 20, from Mottingham
27 Jul 2017

Shannon Hylton sent her twin sister Cheriece and close friend Dina Asher-Smith (and probably many more!) into tears after she stormed to the 200m title at the British Athletics Team Trials earlier this month. The stunning victory, in which she equalled her lifetime best of 22.94 seconds, saw her guarantee her place on the start line at the forthcoming London 2017 IAAF World Championships as she was crowned British champion.

Double Olympic champion Heather Stanning set to conquer RideLondon with SportsAid
26 Jul 2017

Great Britain rowing legend Heather Stanning retired last November as a double Olympic, double World, quadruple World Cup and double European champion. The 32-year-old, no longer having a strict training and competition regime to follow, ran the London Marathon earlier this year and is now gearing herself up for this weekend's RideLondon where she will ride for Team SportsAid with her partner Jonny.

Jess Turner, Shannon Hylton and Zak Seddon named in IAAF World Championships squad
25 Jul 2017

Current SportsAid athletes Jessica Turner (pictured), Shannon Hylton and Zak Seddon have been named in the 80-strong team set to represent Great Britain at next month’s IAAF World Championships in London. They are joined by 38 members of SportsAid’s alumni, including ‘double, double’ Olympic champion Mo Farah, plus three TASS athletes being supported this year – Callum Wilkinson, Cameron Chalmers and Sarah McDonald.

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!