Our Ambassadors

YST Our Ambassadors
Our ambassadors believe in the power of PE and sport to build a brighter future for young people.

Our ambassadors work to raise the profile of the Youth Sport Trust. They regularly support with our programmes, campaigns and appear as speakers or hosts at conferences and events. If you would like to speak to one of our ambassadors please contact our press office to see if it's possible to arrange a suitable time.

A full list of our ambassadors can be seen below:

Hannah Cockroft

A British wheelchair racer specialising in T34 100M and 800M. She is a 5x Paralympic Champion, 3x European Champion and 12x World Champion having taken up Para athletics in 2007.

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Radzi Chinyanganya

A television presenter best-known for his work on BBC children's programme Blue Peter. He has also covered several major sporting events including the Olympics and the London Marathon.

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Lipa Nessa

The co-founder of the ‘I Think She’s Offside’ podcast and a grassroots coach. Lipa is heavily involved in the YST’s work to engage girls in sport and football, acting as an influential role model.

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Dr. Radha Modgil

A practising NHS GP, broadcaster and campaigner for wellbeing. She has a passion for connecting with and hearing people’s stories.

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Fadumo Olow

Fadumo’s first passion is youth work and working in this area she is keen to act as a voice for young people from all communities, faiths and backgrounds.

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Ben Smith

The man who ran 401 marathons in 401 days. He's now pursuing his new challenge, the USA 2020 Challenge.

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Kimberly Wyatt

An American singer, dancer, choreographer, and television personality best known for her time in Grammy nominated girl band the Pussycat Dolls between 2003 and 2010.

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