Advice to young people from elite athletes

Last updated: 28 Oct 2015 Topics: Elite athletes Athlete wellbeing

Straight from the horse's mouth

The CPSU grabbed a few minutes with a number of 2015 School Games athlete mentors to hear about their experiences of being involved in sport.

The athlete mentors consist of Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games athletes. The mentors offer advice to sports organisations, clubs and young people who are taking part in sport today.

Further information and resources

  • in the run-up to the 2016 School Games, three young athletes hoping to represent their sport talked to us about their Journey to the Games
  • to help you ensure you meet the safeguarding responsibilities for your event, we've developed the online Safe Sports Events Management Tool