Young sports volunteers across Wales are the next generation of sporting champions and make a huge contribution to school and community sport through advocacy, delivery and taking on a variety of volunteering, coaching and leadership roles.
And, like our adult volunteers, all young sports volunteers are supported by the three ‘Give to Gain’ principles:
Click below for additional useful tips to support Young Sports Volunteers:
Young Sports Volunteers have been categorised into 6 distinct, but overlapping, segments to help young people understand what opportunities are out there to help them ‘Play Their Part’ and to support the sport sector with their workforce planning.
Click the below to learn more about each sector.
The Young Sports Volunteers Resource is available to download here.
Josh is a student at Ysgol Maesydderwen in Ystradgynlais and got involved in the YA programme because he wanted to gain leadership skills so that he could lead groups of young people and have an impact on them.