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New partnership is announced

The Youth Sport Trust and the YMCA announce a new partnership that will further enhance both organisations’ reach and impact within schools and communities.
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Youth Sport Trust welcomes new report

Youth Sport Trust welcomes the launch of a new report from the Sport and Recreation Alliance which looks at the positive impact of sport and physical activity.
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Youth Sport Trust responds to 'Move it'

The Youth Sport Trust responds to the findings from a new report by the Young Foundation discussing participation rates in physical activity and sport.
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Bupa invests £1 million in school sport

On the day of the world’s largest half marathon, the Bupa Great North Run, Bupa has announced a £1 million investment in school sport over the next three years.
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Craig Heap remembers Young Ambassador

Mentor and Commonwealth Gymnast, Craig Heap, remembers Alex Williams, ahead of his Great North Run for the Meningitis Trust in memory of the Young Ambassador.
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Young Ambassador makes Paralympic debut

Young Ambassador, 18 year old Rhys Jones, gears up to compete at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, in the T37 200m sprint at Stratford’s famous Olympic Stadium.
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Paralympics can change perceptions

In the final countdown to the Paralympic Games, Marc Woods, Paralympic gold medallist, talks to us about his hopes on the future of inclusive sport.
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Paralympics should inspire young people

While the world watches the Paralympics in admiration, it is also an opportunity for young disabled people to be inspired by the achievements they will witness.
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Our statement on primary school sport

Baroness Sue Campbell, Chair of the Youth Sport Trust, responds to Prime Minister David Cameron's announcement on primary school sport provision.
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London 2012 legacy debate continues

As the Olympic Games continue to captivate the nation the debate is continuing on how to maximise the legacy of the Games once the Olympics are over.
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John Steele comments on Olympic legacy

Youth Sport Trust Chief Executive Officer John Steele highlights the need to invest in young people if an Olympic legacy is to truly be delivered.
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Royal invite for School Games Medallists

Medallists from the Sainsbury’s 2012 School Games were invited by his Royal Highness Prince Harry to Clarence House to celebrate their achievements.
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