Terms & Conditions

This website is operated by SportsAid (charity number 1111612), SportsAid, House of Sport, Marathon House, 190 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YB (referred to as "SportsAid/we/our/us"). As user of this website (referred to as "you/your") you acknowledge that any use of this website ("use/using") is subject to our Terms and Conditions below (which includes any other important hyperlinked sections e.g. Privacy Policy).


  • Read through these terms and conditions carefully before using this website
  • Print a copy for future reference
  • Read our Privacy policy regarding your personal information

If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, you should leave our website immediately.

The following policies also apply to your use of our website:

1. General

We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time Any such changes will take effect when posted on the website (see date at the top) and it is your responsibility to read the terms and conditions on each occasion you use this website and your continued use of the website shall signify your acceptance to be bound by the latest terms and conditions.

We also make changes to our privacy policy and cookies policy  from time to time, so you should also check these regularly to see whether any changes have been made.

2. JustGiving and other websites

To enable you to donate to SportsAid, we provide a link to our JustGiving donations page. Also, to provide increased value to you, we provide links to other websites or resources for you to access at your sole discretion. You acknowledge and agree that, as you have chosen to enter the JustGiving website or any other linked website we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not review or endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for (i) the privacy practices of such websites, (ii) the content of such websites, including (without limitation) any advertising, content, products, goods or other materials or services on or available from such websites or resources or (iii) the use to which others make of these websites or resources, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by, or in connection with, the use of or reliance on any such advertising, content, products, goods or other materials or services available on such external websites or resources. Any links on our website are for your convenience only. We recommend that you read and print the terms and conditions and privacy statements of any such websites before using them.

3.  Restrictions on your use of our website

You may only use our website for lawful purposes and in compliance with any laws, including without limitation data protection and privacy laws, laws relating to copyright of content and laws relating to unsolicited commercial electronic messages.

In addition, you must not:

  • use our website to send or transmit, whether directly or indirectly, unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional materia
  • l, chain letters or pyramid selling schemes;
  • use our website for mail bombing or flooding or to make deliberate attempts to overload a system;
  • use our website to post content or link to content where [you know that or ought to have known that] the owner of that content has not consented to or authorised that posting or linking or where that posting or linking infringes the rights of that owner;
  • knowingly or recklessly introduce to our website, or use our website to transmit, any application, material or ware (such as viruses, spyware, malware or adware) which are malicious or harmful;
  • attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the server, equipment or network on which our website is stored, any server, computer or database connected to our website or any software;
  • use our website to attempt to gain unauthorised access to any other website, internet account, server, computer, equipment, system, network, data or information;
  • use our website to monitor data or traffic on any network or system;
  • use our website to collect or use information, including without limitation email addresses, screen names or other identifiers, by deceit (such as phishing, internet scamming, password robbery, spearing, scraping and harvesting);
  • use our website to distribute software; or
  • carry out a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack on our website or use our website to carry out any such attack on any other website.

4. Our website and its content

We do not guarantee that access to our website, or the content on it, will always be available or uninterrupted.  Your right to access our website is given on a temporary basis only.

We reserve the right to change our website and the content on it, including without limitation by adding or removing content or functionality, at any time.

We regularly review the content on our website.  However, we cannot guarantee that all content on our website is accurate, complete or up to date.  We therefore make no warranties, representations, undertakings or guarantees that the content on our website is accurate, complete or up to date.

We make no warranties, representations, undertakings or guarantees that our website or any content on it will be free from errors or omissions.

The content on our website is provided for general information purposes only.  Nothing on our website is intended to be advice on which you should rely.  You should always obtain appropriate specialist advice before taking, or not taking, action on the basis of any content on our website.

We make no warranties, representations, undertakings or guarantees that our website is secure or free from bugs or viruses.  You are responsible for ensuring that the device from which you access our website has suitable anti-virus software in place.

Intellectual property

You acknowledge and agree that all copyright, trademarks (including but not limited to the SportsAid name and logo and the phrases "Proudly Supporting The Next Generation", “Support the Next” and “Next Is”) and all other intellectual property rights in all materials and/or content made available as part of your use of this website shall remain at all times vested in us or our licensors. You are permitted to use this material only as expressly authorised by us or our licensors. Nothing in these terms and conditions or the website constitutes such an authorisation.

Save for where expressly stated on the website, you acknowledge and agree that the material and content contained within this website is made available for your personal non-commercial use only and that you may only download such material and content for the purpose of using this website. You further acknowledge that any other use of the material and content of this website is strictly prohibited and you agree not to (and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to) copy, reproduce, transmit, publish, display, distribute, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material and content.

Liability and Indemnity

Nothing in these terms and conditions excludes or limits liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence, fraud, fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability which may not otherwise be limited or excluded under applicable law.

Subject to Section 4.1 above, SportsAid will not be liable, in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), pre-contract or other representations (other than fraudulent on negligent misrepresentations) or otherwise out of or in connection with the terms and conditions for any: economic losses (including without limitation loss of revenues, data, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings); loss of goodwill or reputation; or special or indirect losses suffered or incurred by that party arising out of or in connection with the provisions of any matter under these terms and conditions.

5. Miscellaneous provisions

These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and any dispute between us will be resolved exclusively in the courts of England.

If any portion of these terms and conditions is held by any competent authority to be invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part, the validity or enforceability of the other sections of these terms and conditions shall not be affected.

These terms and conditions do not create or confer any rights or benefits enforceable by any person that is not a party (within the meaning of the U.K. Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999).

No delay or failure by SportsAid to exercise any powers, rights or remedies under these terms and conditions will operate as a waiver of them nor will any single or partial exercise of any such powers, rights or remedies preclude any other or further exercise of them. Any waiver to be effective must be in writing and signed by an authorised representative of SportsAid.

These terms and conditions including the documents or other sources referred to in these terms and conditions supersede all prior representations understandings and agreements between you and SportsAid relating to the use of this website (including the order of products) and sets forth the entire agreement and understanding between you and SportsAid for your use of this website.

6. Fundraising standards board

SportsAid is a member of the Fundraising Standards Board (Fundraising Standards Board, Hampton House, 20 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TJ). This is because we are committed to the highest standards in fundraising and strive to always work in a way which is effective, open and honest.

The Fundraising Standards Board is an independent board that has been set up to help people to give to charitable organisations with confidence. The board's primary function is to deal with complaints about fundraising activity form members of the public.

By joining the Fundraising Standards Board we agree to adhere to the Institute of Fundraising Codes of Fundraising Practice and the Fundraising Standards Board Fundraising Promise.

The SportsAid website is operated by: SportsAid (charity number 1111612), SportsAid, House of Sport, Marathon House, 190 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YB We recommend you print out a copy of these terms and conditions for future reference.

If you have any questions regarding the SportsAid website, please send your queries to SportsAid, House of Sport, Marathon House, 190 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YB, write to mail@sportsaid.org.uk.