sporting_ambassadors_2017The Sporting Ambassadors programme trains young people in primary schools as Ambassadors to inspire their peers to get involved in physical activity. The Ambassadors form a School Games Organising Crew and create an action plan for their schools. A series of conferences are held, led by older Sports leaders from local secondary schools. Pupils involved also obtain the SLUK Play Maker Award qualification for primary sports leaders, and are trained in various roles to make up a School Games Organising Crew for their school.

LSLSSP also support the ELITE Sports Leadership Academy Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) is recruiting students from years 10-12 to join the ELITE Sports Leadership Academy. The Academy aims to identify and bring together the most talented and committed young leaders from across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland to develop, enhance and refine their skills by working alongside other young people and sports professionals. The ELITE Sports Leadership Academy will incorporate a County Young Coaches Academy, a County Young Officials Academy and a County Event Volunteering Academy.

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