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In this section you can find out about all of our latest news and our views and opinions on important developments and best practices in PE and school sport
Ellie Downie wins Young Sports Personality of the Year

Nominations open for BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2016

After an incredible year of sport, you now have the chance to nominate your Young Sports Personality of the Year. The...
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Riders gear up for cycle challenge

Riders take on cycle challenge

A group of riders, including Youth Sport Trust Chief Executive Alison Oliver, took part in an incredible cycle...
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School Games alumni dominate in Rio

School Games alumni dominate in Rio

The School Games multi-sport event has become a breeding ground for Olympic and Paralympic stars of the future – with...
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Schools win a trip to Rio and playground makeover

Schools win a trip to Rio and playground makeover

Woodlea Junior School in Leyland, Lancashire, has won an incredible trip to the Paralympics in Rio following their...
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Opening Ceremony kicks off the 2016 School Games in style

Opening Ceremony kicks off the 2016 School Games in style

The 2016 School Games kicked off in style on Thursday with Olympic gold medallists Max Whitlock and Alex Danson on hand...
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Olympic champion Whitlock meets stars of the future at 2016 School Games

Olympic champion Whitlock meets stars of the future at 2016 School Games

Great Britain’s double Olympic gymnastics champion; Max Whitlock, encouraged young gymnasts to follow in his footsteps...
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Obesity Strategy

The Youth Sport Trust today welcomes the investment in school sport outlined in the Government's Childhood Obesity...
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Can you take the fundraising challenge?

Can you take the fundraising challenge?

A new academic year is a fresh start, with many looking for a new challenge to take on. Maybe a night-time obstacle...
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Sport England announce findings of School Games review

Sport England announce findings of School Games review

Sport England has announced the findings and recommendations of its review of the School Games, which was completed...
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ICAP fundraise for Youth Sport Trust

ICAP fundraise for Youth Sport Trust

Financial services firm ICAP, who are headline sponsors of this year’s L'Etape cycling event, have chosen Youth Sport...
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13 Youth Sport Trust Mentors get set for Rio 2016

The Athlete Mentors work across all of Youth Sport Trust programmes and camps and visit schools up and down the country...
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Rannoch Womens Challenge

YST crew break two world records on epic rowing challenge

The five crew members, who are part of the Rannoch Women’s Challenge, ended their 48 day rowing challenge in Falmouth...
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