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We are a national charity creating a brighter future for young people

We are a national charity creating a brighter future for young people

We are a national charity creating a brighter future for young people

We have an outstanding 20-year record, improving the lives of young people from 18 months to 18 years through the power of sport. We create, develop and deliver programmes and initiatives that improve health, attendance, academic achievement and raise whole-school standards, equipping all young people with skills for life.

Latest news

Programme rolled out to get girls active in Northern Ireland

Getting more teenage girls active is the aim of a programme to be rolled out across parts of Northern Ireland following a successful four-month pilot with nearly 1,500 girls and 10 schools in the country.
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BLOG: Why we need to ensure all girls have a sporting start in life

Ali Oliver discusses the barriers that girls are facing in physical activity and sport - following recent research through the Girls Active programme - and how YST will stop girls from missing out.
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New app launches to help teachers get primary school children active for life

A new digital app designed to equip primary school teachers with better skills to improve children’s movement and help them to become active for life has been launched.
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Our impact

834,083

young people were given the opportunity by the Youth Sport Trust to take part in high quality and inclusive PE, sport and physical activity in 2015-16

129,553

young people were given training opportunities through the Youth Sport Trust, which included coaching, officiating and volunteering. 30% of those trained received training in inclusive practice

4,142

flourishing network of Youth Sport Trust member schools

34,446

adults were trained by the Youth Sport Trust to deliver high quality PE, sport and physical activity in 2015-16