WYSport work with the National Governing Bodies of Sport to make sure players, participants, clubs and coaches across the county get the best support to help increase participation.

For more information on the 46 Sport England funded Sports that WYSport support please click on the links below:

Sports

Angling

Archery

Archery is one of the fast growing sports in the UK, it captures the imagination of over 3...

Athletics

Hundreds of thousands of people across England are involved in athletics. In many differen...

Badminton

BADMINTON England is the National Governing Body for badminton in England, dedicated to pr...

Baseball & Softball

Basketball

Our Mission To govern and enhance the sport of basketball in England. To encourage a...

Boccia

The game of Boccia (pronounced ‘Bot-cha’) ?originated in Greece, whe...

Bowls

The Bowls Development Alliance (BDA), the umbrella organisation for four Bowls NGBs, Bowls...

Boxing

The Amateur Boxing Association of England Ltd (ABAE) is the national governing body for bo...

Canoeing

"Helping and Inspiring people to go canoeing” In 2000 the British Canoe Union federalised...

Cricket

Cricket is a game for everyone and can be enjoyed by all ages, genders and abilities. Las...

Cycling

British Cycling has launched Go-Ride Racing, a new initiative in partnership with Sky desi...

Dance

Exercice Movement & Dance Partnership EMDP is the lead National Governing Body (NGB...

Equestrian

What is horse riding? Horse riding, or equestrian sport, refers to the skill of training ...

Fencing

For information on fencing in West Yorkshire, including finding a club, please follow the ...

Football

The West Riding County Football Association has been the governing body of all Association...

Goalball

 Goalball was originally developed by Hanz Lorenzen (Austria) and Sepp Reindl (Germa...

Golf

The England Golf Partnership comprises of the English Golf Union (EGU), English Women...

Gymnastics

Introduction British Gymnastics (BG) is the UK National Governing Body for the sport of Gy...

Handball

Handball in West Yorkshire -“Delivering the Olympic Legacy” www.englandhandball.com  ...

Hockey

The strength of hockey in England lies in it's clubs and West Yorkshire has a number of ...

Judo

ADULT BEGINNERS CLUBS (ABC) ABC offers you the opportunity to have a fun-fuelled, new exp...

Lacrosse

Want to get INTO Lacrosse? Our INTO lacrosse staff make it easy for you. INTO lacrosse in...

Modern Pentathlon

Introduction The Olympic sport of Modern Pentathlon comprises the contemporary sports of ...

Mountaineering

The BMC We believe the BMC is an integral part of Climbing, Mountaineering,...

Netball

Netball is for everyone. All ages, all shapes, all levels. That’s why we’ve created My Gam...

Orienteering

For more information contact: Viv Barraclough Coach - East Pennine Orienteering Club ...

Rounders

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ROUNDERS IN WEST YORKSHIRE   LOOKING FOR SOMEWHERE TO PLA...

Rowing

WHY DON'T YOU... EXPLORE ROWING           Rowing has evolved over centuries fr...

Rugby League

Why work out when you can play...... Touch Rugby League

Rugby Union

There are a range of ways to get involved in rugby and enjoy the sportsmanship, teamwork a...

RunningWY

Funding available to support the qualification of Leaders in Running Fitness and to get mo...

Sailing

Many clubs offer a cost effective way to get afloat.  Situated around the coast, inla...

Shooting

Sport England recognise the following shooting disciplines. Shooting (air, c...

Snowsport & Disability Snowsport UK

The Governing Body for English skiers and snowboarders is recognised by Sport England, the...

Squash & Racketball

Welcome to the Play Squash & Racketball section of the website.  So, where to st...

Swimming

The North East Regional team are collectively responsible for managing and developing sw...

Table Tennis

The work of the ETTA Development Department is driven by the vision to make table tennis o...

Taekwondo

The British Taekwondo was established in 1982 and is the Governing Body for World Taekwond...

Tennis

Cardio Tennis is a series of tennis-based drills and activities played to up-tempo music o...

Triathlon

      Triathlon England is the membership organisation for triathlo...

Volleyball

Volleyball England is the recognised National Governing Body for Volleyball, Beach Volle...

Water ski & Wakeboard

About Us British Water Ski and Wakeboard (BWSW) is the recognised body that represents wa...

Weightlifting

Weightlifting is one of the oldest competitive sports, being one of the seven sport...

Wheelchair Basketball

The Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association (GBWBA) is the governing body for whee...

Wheelchair Rugby

Are you up for a challenge? Fancy a nail-biting, seat-gripping, full contact wheelchair sp...

Wrestling

Our Aims The British Wrestling Council has several aims. 1) To reg...

Published on: 15th July 2011

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For more information about NGB's within West Yorkshire contact:

Debra Cummins
Development Manager
Tel: 0113 393 9950
Email: debra.cummins@wysport.co.uk

West Yorkshire Sport are funded by Sport England to work with 46 sports to deliver their Whole Sport Plans between 2013-2017. 

If you would like to know more about the National Governing Products click here 

If you are searching for an ACTIVITY to take part in click here

If you are interested in BECOMING A VOLUNTEER click here

If you are interested in COACHING click here

If you are a CLUB who wants to become searchable to the public on our club database or register an activity click here