Resources for athletes
Useful information for athletes
There are many online resources for athletes relating to subjects including training, injury prevention and find funding. Here are just a selection of what is on offer.
Event specific websites
Records & statistics
Funding and support links
www.sportengland.org - Sport England - invests in local sport
http://englandathletics.easyfundraising.org.uk - easyfundraising gives you a simple way of generating money for a good cause just by shopping online.
www.thefsa.net - Foundation For Sport & The Arts
www.footballfoundation.org.uk - The Football Foundation, supports other sports as well
www.sportsmatch.co.uk - Sports Match - matches commercial investment in sport
www.awardsforall.org.uk - Awards For All - lottery grant scheme for local communities
www.nationalsportsfoundation - National Sports Foundation – backs commercial investment in sport
www.biffaward.org - Biffaward - Landfill Communities Scheme supporting local projects
www.funderfinder.org.uk - FunderFinder - website for those seeking charitable funding
www.biglotteryfund.org.uk - Distributes National Lottery money replaces New Opportunities and Community Funds
www.welcomeurope.com - Database of EU grants and loans
www.j4bgrants.co.uk - A free database for community groups to search for funding
www.sportsaid.org.uk - Supports talented young athletes
www.rpmf.org.uk - Ron Pickering Memorial Fund - talented young athletes
Support may also be available from:
Local Authorities and County Sports
Partnerships and, of course, from www.englandathletics.org
NB: England Athletics does not manage these websites, is not responsible for the content and does not necessarily endorse it.