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  • GamesForce general LONDON YOUTH GAMES GAMESFORCE WINS LONDON SPORT BIGGER AND BETTER WORKFORCE AWARD »
    19th January 2017 | The London Youth Games Foundation's volunteering programme, GamesForce, last night took home the honours at the London Sport Awards.After being nominated in the Bigger and Better Workforce category, GamesForce beat stiff competition from the...
  • PG football eg RODNEY FITZGERALD GRANTS AWARDED FOR SPRING 2017 »
    16th January 2017 | Nine boroughs have been awarded funding through the London Youth Games Foundation’s Rodney Fitzgerald Grant programme to develop inclusive sports programmes. The winning boroughs have proposed new initiatives in sports ranging from BMX...
  • Marathon runners THREE SUPERSTARS LINE UP FOR MARATHON RUN IN AID OF LYG »
    13th January 2017 | With 100 days to go until the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon, we are very pleased to announce three LYG supporters who will be taking on 26.2 miles to raise money for the London Youth Games Foundation.Out of the many deserving...
  • Burk BEM HARINGEY BTO RECOGNISED FOR EXTRAORDINARY CONTRIBUTION TO SPORT »
    10th January 2017 | Haringey Borough Team Organiser and founder of Haringey Sports Development Trust Burkhard Gravis has been awarded a British Empire Medal in the New Year’s Honours list. Burk, a stalwart supporter of the London Youth Games, was...
  • Rich Hounslow retirement TWO-TIME OLYMPIC MEDALLIST AND LYG ALUMNUS RICHARD HOUNSLOW RETIRES »
    09th January 2017 | Olympic silver medal-winning canoeist Richard Hounslow has announced his retirement.The 35-year-old won silver medals at both London 2012 and Rio 2016 in the men’s C2 slalom with partner David Florence, as well as securing the 2013...
  • Team LYG WANT TO JOIN TEAM LYG? INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES! »
    09th January 2017 | Team LYG is recruiting!We are looking for two super interns to join us over our busy summer competition season to help deliver our core programmes. Both roles begin on or before 20 March 2017 and will last for four months.The interships are...