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YST Ambassador Jason Gardener elected UK Athletics President

YST Ambassador Jason Gardener elected UK Athletics President

Youth Sport Trust Ambassador Jason Gardener has today been confirmed as the next president of UK Athletics.
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New study warns of confidence crisis amongst British teenagers

New study warns of confidence crisis amongst British teenagers

Sky Academy has published extensive new research examining the confidence issues faced by young people aged 11-24 in the UK.
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Rugby World Cup Trophy to Downing Street

Over 100 young people visit Number 10 as Rugby World Cup 2015 comes to Downing Street

Representatives from five schools were invited to Downing Street on Thursday as part of the countdown to Rugby World Cup 2015.
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Tennis beyond the baseline

Tennis professionals support young people through Beyond the Baseline programme

The Youth Sport Trust and the Tennis Foundation have announced a three year partnership to engage young people who may be struggling with their behaviour, confidence or academic performance.
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Youth Sport Trust achieves healthy workplace status

Youth Sport Trust achieves healthy workplace status

YST has been commended for demonstrating its commitment to the health and wellbeing of its employees by receiving a Simplyhealth Healthy Workplace award.
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Soreen activity packs encourage families to be more active together

Soreen activity packs encourage families to be more active together

The Youth Sport Trust has partnered with Soreen, maker of the original malt loaf, to encourage parents to have more fun with their children through active play.
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Loughborough confirmed to host 2016 School Games national finals

Loughborough confirmed to host 2016 School Games national finals

Loughborough University has been confirmed as the host city for the 2016 School Games national finals, following the conclusion of this year's event in Manchester.
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Stunning ceremony closes Sainsbury's 2015 School Games

The Sainsbury's 2015 School Games officially drew to a close on Sunday as achievements and performances were celebrated at the closing ceremony in Manchester.
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Sainsbury's 2015 School Games kick off in Manchester

Sainsbury's 2015 School Games kick off in Manchester

An opening ceremony featuring world champions and Olympic and Paralympic heroes will welcome the 1,600 athletes, 500 volunteers and young coaches to the Sainsbury's 2015 School Games in Manchester.
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The Youth Sport Trust responds to State of Child Health report

New findings highlight importance of PE and school sport in supporting the wellbeing of young people

New research released this week by the Children's Society showing English children are among the unhappiest in the world at school makes for 'worrying reading'.
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Youth Sport Trust welcomes Government’s public consultation on a new Sport Strategy in the UK

Youth Sport Trust welcomes Government’s public consultation on a new Sport Strategy in the UK

The Youth Sport Trust has welcomed the Government's wide-ranging public consultation on a new Sport Strategy in the UK.
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Baroness Campbell: A year in review

Baroness Campbell: A year in review

As another academic year comes to close it seems an appropriate time to reflect on another big year of change and challenge.
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