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.

Youth Sport Trust welcome Dell EMC as new partner

Youth Sport Trust welcome Dell EMC as new partner

The Youth Sport Trust has partnered with global technology company Dell EMC for a yearlong campaign that will see the tech giant become the charity’s first School Communications Partner.
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Youth Sport Trust ‘TeamUp’ with three national sports to transform women’s sport

Youth Sport Trust ‘TeamUp’ with three national sports to transform women’s sport

As the start of Women’s Sport Week gets underway, the Youth Sport Trust announces a new partnership with The England and Wales Cricket Board, England Hockey and England Netball to launch TeamUp.
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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.
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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 a cycle challenge that saw them ride a previous stage of the Tour de France route in London.
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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.
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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 and Phillimore Primary School have both won top prizes through the Sainsbury’s Active Kids Paralympic Challenge.
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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 to welcome the next generation at a spectacular opening ceremony.
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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

Gymnastics star hosts special masterclass to launch the Games as 1,600 athletes to compete across 12 sports over the next four days.
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Obesity Strategy

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

Can you take the fundraising challenge?

Set yourself a new challenge! Explore our exciting opportunities to get active and fundraise for the Youth Sport Trust.
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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 with support from the Youth Sport Trust and other partners.
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ICAP fundraise for Youth Sport Trust

ICAP fundraise for Youth Sport Trust

Youth Sport Trust is set to benefit from fundraising efforts made by ICAP employees taking part in the L'Etape cycling event.
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