Key themes, learning and recommendations from the Whyte Review

Last updated: 13 Sept 2022 Topics: Athlete wellbeing Inappropriate or concerning behaviour

In July 2020, following the allegations of mistreatment within gymnastics, Anne Whyte QC was appointed to undertake an independent review of the issues that had been raised and produce a report of her findings – The Whyte Review.

In this briefing paper, we have outlined each recommendation in the report and the implications for the sports sector, including any actions planned by the CPSU. 

Author: NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit
Published: 2022


  • introduction
  • safeguarding and welfare
  • complaints handling
  • standards and education
  • governance and oversight
  • key themes
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