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Sportivate is a £56 million Lottery funded London 2012 legacy project that gives more young people the chance to discover a sport that they love.

If you are considering making an application in the future, please contact your district co-ordinator to discuss your project. All contact details are at the foot of this page.

FUNDING ROUND NOW **OPEN**

If you are interested in applying for funding for projects being delivered between 1st July 2016 and 31st March 2017, please contact your district co-ordinator.

CURRENT PRIORITIES

  • Inactive particpants - projects must show how they are working to engage young people who are not currently participating in activity. 
  • 19-25 year olds
  • Women and girls
  • Sustainability of the activity, post-project.
  • We are especially interested in funding projects in our priority geographical areas.  Click HERE for more information

Projects that have been funded more than twice will need to provide the following additional information:

  • How they are planning for sustainability
  • Must provide evidence of sustained participation

Please browse the Sportivate pages for an application form, useful unformation, tips, FAQs and case studies - good luck with your project!

For even more information about Sportivate Nationally, please visit the Sport England Sportivate website HERE.

DISTRICT SPORTIVATE CO-ORDINATORS

If you are planning a project, please contact and submit your application to the relevant contact below.

If you are planning an activity in more than one Local Authority area, please contact West Yorkshire Sport directly.

Bradford

Bradford – Bradford Council
Paul Evans – Community Sport and Active Development Officer
Email: paul.evans@bradford.gov.uk | Tel: 01535 681763 / 07582 104790

Calderdale

Calderdale

Rebecca Gallagher – WYSport Development Officer
Email: rebecca.gallagher@yorkshiresport.org | Tel: 0330 2020280 / 07964 209314

Kirklees

Kirklees – Kirklees Council

Carly Gonzalez– Sport Development Officer
Email: carly.gonzalez@kirklees.gov.uk  | Tel: 01484 234093

Leeds

Leeds – Leeds Council

Louise Walker - Active Lifestyles Officer
Email: sportivate@leeds.gov.uk      | Tel: 0113 3782090 / 07891 279298

Wakefield

Wakefield – Wakefield Council

Jack Birkby - Community Sport & Activity Development Officer
Email: jbirkby@wakefield.gov.uk | Tel: 07825 124176

Contact Information

APPLICATION DEADLINES

20th May 2016 (for projects running 1st July 2016 - 30th Sept 2016)

15th July 2016 (for projects running 1st Oct 2016 - 31st March 2017)