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Our Impact

Find out more about the positive difference we have made to the lives of young people, through improving wellbeing, leadership, achievement, physical activity levels and building capacity in schools
Our Impact

In the last full academic year (2014-15) we:

  • ​Gave close to 520,000 young participants the opportunity to take part in high quality and inclusive PE, sport and physical activity
  • Trained almost 160,000 delegates to deliver high quality PE, sport and physical activity; 144,900 were young people and 14,600 were adults
  • Inspired young people through over 3,500 athlete mentor visits

For a more comprehensive overview of our impact during the last full academic year (2014/15), see our latest Impact Report.

To view our more recent evidence from the 2015/16 academic year please click on the outcome pages below:

Our Impact - Wellbeing


92% of young people, after attending the 2016 Inclusive Futures Camp, indicated that their thoughts and feelings on their life / future have changed positively
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"Probably the most worthwhile sports leadership project I have linked with in terms of experiences, inspiring and just something totally different that we have not done before in terms of working with pupils with disabilities or learning needs" (PE teacher, Inclusive Futures)
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INSPIRE -  Autumn 2015/16


93% of young people on the YST Alumni Panel believe YST gave them the confidence to take the next step on their career pathway, with 98% agreeing their employability skills had greatly increased or increased
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How we work - Solutions - Young Ambassadors

Life Skills

After My Personal Best delivery, teachers reported an improvement across all twelve life skills in their pupils, the top three improved life skills were; resilience (76%), communication: listening (67%) and responsibility (65%)
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Girls Active 16

Physical Activity

Interim findings from the Club Environment and Workforce Development focus groups suggest almost 50% of young people are doing up to two hours more physical activity per week since involvement in this YST programme
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Our impact - workforce


"I have genuinely returned to my school with some new found knowledge and inspiration to further improve the PE and sporting experience to benefit our pupils and hopefully those in some of our neighbouring schools" (YST National Conference delegate)
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