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How will you Support The Next?

How will you Support The Next?

News   •   Nov 06, 2015 14:47 GMT

​Olympic and Paralympic heroes Tom Daley, Katherine Grainger, Rebecca Adlington, Sarah Storey, Ellie Simmonds and Ade Adepitan are urging the British public and businesses across the country to show their support for the future of British sport in SportsAid’s new Support the Next film.

Sports stars inspire winners of tomorrow at MyLotto24 workshop with SportsAid

Sports stars inspire winners of tomorrow at MyLotto24 workshop with SportsAid

News   •   Sep 30, 2015 16:43 BST

Paralympic legend Tanni Grey-Thompson and Olympic diver Leon Taylor joined 20 of ​Britain's brightest sporting prospects at the Oval this week for a SportsAid workshop to help them on the journey to success.

Swinton swimming star Katie Matts 'training hard' after breakthrough year

Swinton swimming star Katie Matts 'training hard' after breakthrough year

News   •   Sep 16, 2015 18:01 BST

​SportsAid's athlete of the month Katie Matts, 17 from Swinton, thinks this could be her breakthrough year after surprising everyone in August by winning two bronze medals at the FINA World Junior Swimming Championships.

Moe Sbihi braced for ‘cut-throat’ Rio qualifier on Sunday

Moe Sbihi braced for ‘cut-throat’ Rio qualifier on Sunday

News   •   Sep 04, 2015 15:25 BST

​Olympic rower Moe Sbihi admits the pressure will be on as he lines up against the world’s best crews in the world championship final on Sunday.

SportsAid supporters treated to ‘epic’ wheelchair basketball tournament at Copper Box

SportsAid supporters treated to ‘epic’ wheelchair basketball tournament at Copper Box

News   •   Jun 18, 2015 13:29 BST

​Six teams of SportsAid supporters gathered at London’s Copper Box this month for a wheelchair basketball tournament hosted by British Wheelchair Basketball and Paralympians Ann Wild and Ade Adepitan.

Laura Wright and Danny Crates complete first stage of Women’s Tour for SportsAid

Laura Wright and Danny Crates complete first stage of Women’s Tour for SportsAid

News   •   Jun 18, 2015 13:16 BST

​Soprano Laura Wright and former Paralympic champion Danny Crates yesterday completed the 68-mile first stage of the Women’s Tour as part of an ten-strong team of SportsAid fundraisers.

Freestyle skier Lloyd Wallace named as SportsAid's athlete of the month

Freestyle skier Lloyd Wallace named as SportsAid's athlete of the month

News   •   Mar 16, 2015 12:04 GMT

Freestyle skier Lloyd Wallace, 20 from Shaftesbury in Wiltshire, has today been named as SportsAid's athlete of the month after winning Britain's first ever gold medal at the Europa Cup on Sunday just two weeks after landing Britain's best result at the World Cup in two decades. Read SportsAid's interview with him here.

Lloyd Wallace wins GB’s first gold medal at the Europa Cup

Lloyd Wallace wins GB’s first gold medal at the Europa Cup

News   •   Mar 16, 2015 11:38 GMT

Aerial skier Lloyd Wallace, 20 from Shaftesbury in Wiltshire, won Britain's first gold medal of the Europa Cup yesterday with victory in Switzerland - just two weeks after landing the best World Cup finish by a British athlete in two decades. This week he has been named as SportsAid's athlete of the month.

Skeleton athlete Laura Deas speaks to SportsAid ahead of next week's world championships in Germany

Skeleton athlete Laura Deas speaks to SportsAid ahead of next week's world championships in Germany

News   •   Feb 19, 2015 14:35 GMT

Laura Deas was today named in the British team for next week's skeleton world championships so SportsAid caught up with her to talk about her selection and the support she's had from the charity in recent years.

Skeleton athlete David Swift speaks to SportsAid ahead of next week's world championships in Germany

Skeleton athlete David Swift speaks to SportsAid ahead of next week's world championships in Germany

News   •   Feb 19, 2015 14:35 GMT

Skeleton athlete David Swift was today named in the British team for next week's world championships so SportsAid caught up with him to talk about his selection and the support he's had from the charity in recent years.