UK Sport provides strategic investment to enable Great Britain’s Olympic and Paralympic sports and athletes to achieve their full medal winning potential. We work in partnership with the National Governing Bodies of sports to ensure they operate as effectively as possible.
UK Sport is the lead government agency for major sporting events at the UK level. We work closely with our sporting and regional partners to ensure that the UK successfully bids for and stages a range of the world’s biggest international sporting events to a world-leading standard. Our programme comprises of major international events that are of national strategic importance to the UK, and that represent the pinnacle of global competition in each respective sport.
UK Sport provides a range of strategic and technical support to the events that we fund.