News & Media

Disabled kids missing out on sport warns Paralympian Hannah Cockroft

Better quality PE for young disabled students in mainstream schools is desperately needed, says London 2012 double gold medallist Hannah Cockroft.

21 July 2014

Ironman Tom gearing up for challenge

Double Olympian Tom Solesbury is gearing up for the first Challenge Weymouth Ironman triathlon, raising money for the Youth Sport Trust.

16 July 2014

Disney and Change4Life join forces

Public Health England has launched a new Change4Life campaign in partnership with Disney to get children active this summer.

15 July 2014

Increase in primary PE specialists

The Government has today announced £360,000 extra funding to double the number of primary teachers with a particular specialism in PE.

02 July 2014

Celebrating International Inspiration

The success of International Inspiration Programme is highlighted today as latest figures demonstrating the impact the programme has had are released.

01 July 2014

Give girls a voice or risk putting them off PE and sport for life, warns Youth Sport Trust

Schools risk putting girls off PE and sport for life if they don’t give them a voice in how the subject should be delivered.

26 June 2014

Sainsbury’s School Games shortlisted for 2014 National Lottery Award

The Sainsbury’s 2013 School Games event has been shortlisted for a prestigious National Lottery Award in the ‘Best Sport Project’ category.

25 June 2014

Birmingham celebrates National School Sport Week in style

School pupils from across Birmingham have taken part in a special event to celebrate the Commonwealth Games and mark National School Sport Week

23 June 2014

Youth Sport Trust to launch new survey into PE and school sport over concerns of a ‘postcode lottery’ of provision

The Youth Sport Trust is to launch a new survey to investigate the quality and provision of PE and school sport, over concerns of a 'postcode lottery'...

23 June 2014