News

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.
News

Keep up to date with our comprehensive news updates.

As well as our news stories below, you can also check out our recent publications, including our Impact Report, and termly membership magazine Inspire.

BLOG: Make 2017 a year that matters – get focused

BLOG: Make 2017 a year that matters – get focused

Jez Rose, the Behaviour Expert, provides his simple tips to get motivated for 2017, ahead of the YST Conference.
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Swapping Bali for Britain for the London Marathon 2017

Swapping Bali for Britain for the London Marathon 2017

Two Indonesian running enthusiasts are heading to the UK to pound the pavement in the 2017 London Marathon and raise money for Youth Sport Trust International.
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Shortlist for the 2017 British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards unveiled

Shortlist for the 2017 British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards unveiled

The nominees for the 2017 Lycamobile BEDSA’s, which includes the Youth Sport Trust Young Sports Person of the Year award, have been revealed.
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Get to the Start Line

BLOG: Do we have young people’s future in mind?

This stark reality for children’s health and wellbeing is set against the backdrop that schools are increasingly under pressure to raise young people's achievement and attainment.
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Youth Sport Trust signs partnership agreement with UKAD

The Youth Sport Trust and the UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) have signed a partnership agreement to strengthen efforts to inform and educate young athletes on the values of clean sport.
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Hannah Cockroft opens National Talent Camp

A host of young elite athletes, coaches and officials will find out how to reach their potential in the sporting field when they join World and Paralympic Champion Hannah Cockroft at the Youth Sport Trust National Talent Camp.
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Ellie Robinson wins BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2016

Ellie Robinson wins BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2016

Swimmer Ellie Robinson has been announced as BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2016.
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How we work - Solutions - Bikeability

Over 2 million young people cycle trained with Bikeability

2 million young people have been trained through Bikeability - a programme designed to give young people the skills and confidence to ride, especially on roads.
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Nominations open for British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards

Nominations are open for the annual Lycamobile British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (BEDSAs), which will be hosted by Sir Lenny Henry on 18 March 2017 at the Hilton Park Lane, London.
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Sport England release volunteering strategy

Sport England release volunteering strategy

Sport England released their first ever volunteering strategy - Volunteering in an Active Nation - which aims to encourage people from all backgrounds to enjoy the benefits of volunteering.
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Baroness Sue Campbell joins Ellie Simmonds at House of Lords event

Baroness Sue Campbell joins Ellie Simmonds at House of Lords event

Baroness Sue Campbell hosted an event to celebrate Sainsbury’s Active Kids for All Inclusive Training success; a programme which aims to improve PE provision for young disabled people.
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Future Sport Leaders

YST Chief Executive announces equality drive with Sporting Equals

Alison Oliver announces a new equality drive with Sporting Equals, an organisation that promotes ethnic diversity in sport, at their Leaderboard event in London.
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