School updates

Student wins powerlifting event after being inspired by Athlete Mentor Andrew Bridge

powerlifting

Thu 19th Dec '13

Young powerlifter Michael Wigham has won a regional title just three months after he was inspired by Sky Sports Living For Sport Athlete Mentor Andrew Bridge.

powerlifting Student wins powerlifting event after being inspired by Athlete Mentor Andrew Bridge

Thu 19th Dec '13

Young powerlifter Michael Wigham has won a regional title just three months after he was inspired by Sky Sports Living For Sport Athlete Mentor Andrew Bridge.

Darren Taxis at Wembley Teacher of the Year takes his team coast-to-coast in charity cycle

Tue 6th Aug '13

Darren Taxis, 2011 Teacher of the Year will be taking on a gruelling challenge raising funds for The Phoenix Academy Trust in Grantham and Barnardos.

neil danns stretford Athlete Mentor Neil Danns interviewed by Stretford Grammar School

Mon 18th Feb '13

Neil Danns was interview as part of his month of teaching students the importance of 'the hunger to achieve'. 

Darren Taxis at Wembley Teacher of the year praises Athlete Mentors for their work with young students

Wed 16th Jan '13

Teacher of the year Darren Taxis praises the work of Sky Sports Living for Sport Athlete Mentors

Amanda Coulson small Amanda Coulson visits students at Carmel College

Thu 6th Dec '12

Check out the picture reel from Athlete Mentor, Amanda Coulson's visit to students at Carmel College, Darlington.

Tim Prendergast running Paralympian inspires pupils to harness mental toughness

Tue 4th Dec '12

Athlete Mentor Tim Prendergast is to spend December visiting students sharing his story of how mental toughness helped him become a gold medal winning paralympian.

amanda macmillan visit Boxer inspires Macmillan Academy pupils to tackle prejudice

Mon 3rd Dec '12

Athlete Mentor Amanda visited students in Middlesbrough and shared her story of overcoming prejudice to achieve success as a female boxer.

Students prepare to climb Kilimanjaro Students prepare to climb Kilimanjaro

Thu 10th May '12

Students from George Spencer Academy in Nottingham are preparing to ascend Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa early next year.

Harrogate school Former world champion Thai boxer visits Harrogate Grammar School

Tue 10th Jan '12

Rachael MacKenzie inspired and motivated students with her visit in December

2011  awards finalists Sky Sports Living for Sport wins award

Thu 1st Dec '11

Sky Sports Living for Sport Student of the Year Awards named Best Awards Scheme

Charlie Webster warm up image Charlie Webster's blog: The Power of Sport

Mon 24th Oct '11

Charlie Webster's blog

Conor Fitzpatrick Conor Fitzpatrick wins Midlothian award

Wed 12th Oct '11

Sky Sports Living for Sport student adds another award to the collection

Colin Montgomerie signing a fan's Living for Sport t-shirt Colin Montgomerie gives “Masterclass” at Gleneagles

Fri 1st Apr '11

European Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie led a golf “Masterclass” with twelve Sky Sports Living for Sport young people from Perth Grammar School.

A boy playing basketball Students show improvements in Confidence, Life Skills and Attainment

Thu 9th Dec '10

Over the Autumn we commissioned Platypus Research Agency to measure the social impact of students have participated in Sky Sports Living for Sport; an initiative that teachers can use to motivate and inspire secondary school students through participation in sport.

Ashes stars showing young people some cricket basics Bishop Challoner School get trained by Ashes stars

Fri 15th Oct '10

A group of former international cricketers including Jeff Thompson (Australia), Dean Headley (England), Stuart Law (Australia) and Sky Sports commentator Nick Knight (England) recently led a Sky Sports Living for Sport cricket masterclass for young people from Bishop Challoner Catholic Collegiate Girls School in London.

Ruud Gullit leads a football masterclass at Thornleigh College Ruud Gullit shows who’s boss

Sat 15th May '10

Former European Player of The Year Ruud Gullit recently led a Sky Sports Living for Sport football masterclass at Thornleigh College, Bolton for a group of young people.