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Sportivate is a £56 million Lottery funded London 2012 legacy project that gives more young people the chance to discover a sport that they love.

If you are considering making an application in the future, please contact your district co-ordinator to discuss your project. All contact details are at the foot of this page.


If you are interested in applying for funding for projects being delivered between 1st July 2016 and 31st March 2017, please contact your district co-ordinator.


  • Inactive particpants – projects must show how they are working to engage young people who are not currently participating in activity. 
  • 19-25 year olds
  • Women and girls
  • Sustainability of the activity, post-project.

Projects that have been funded more than twice will need to provide the following additional information:

  • How they are planning for sustainability
  • Must provide evidence of sustained participation

Please browse the Sportivate pages for an application form, useful unformation, tips, FAQs and case studies – good luck with your project!

For even more information about Sportivate Nationally, please visit the Sport England Sportivate website HERE.


If you are planning a project, please contact and submit your application to the relevant contact below.

If you are planning an activity in more than one Local Authority area, please contact West Yorkshire Sport directly.

Contact Information


20th May 2016 (for projects running 1st July 2016 – 30th Sept 2016)

July/Aug TBC (for projects running 1st Oct 2016 – 31st March 2017)