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We are a national charity creating a brighter future for young people

We are a national charity creating a brighter future for young people

We are a national charity creating a brighter future for young people

We have an outstanding 20-year record, improving the lives of young people from 18 months to 18 years through the power of sport. We create, develop and deliver programmes and initiatives that improve health, attendance, academic achievement and raise whole-school standards, equipping all young people with skills for life.

Latest news

BLOG: PE and physical activity can change the narrative for mental health

BLOG: PE and physical activity can change the narrative for mental health

Youth Sport Trust Chief Executive Ali Oliver responds to the Government's release of their recent green paper on young people's mental health.
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New pilot hopes to transform children's coaching

Introducing child centred training for children’s coaches in the school sport environment is the vision behind a new programme led by a children’s charity and UK Coaching.
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YST forms new partnership with Schools, Students & Teachers Network

YST forms new partnership with Schools, Students & Teachers Network

We are excited to announce a new strategic partnership between the Youth Sport Trust (YST) and the Schools, Students & Teachers Network (SSAT).
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Our impact

834,083

young people were given the opportunity by the Youth Sport Trust to take part in high quality and inclusive PE, sport and physical activity in 2015-16

129,553

young people were given training opportunities through the Youth Sport Trust, which included coaching, officiating and volunteering. 30% of those trained received training in inclusive practice

4,142

flourishing network of Youth Sport Trust member schools

34,446

adults were trained by the Youth Sport Trust to deliver high quality PE, sport and physical activity in 2015-16