Sport Relief stories

Chantal: Shooting Touch

Chantal's story tells us how Shooting Touch uses the power of sport to help whole communities tackle the effects of poverty, health and gender inequality.

James: School of Hard Knocks

James' story tells us how the School of Hard Knocks turned his life around during a time of isolation.


History of Sport Relief

The very first Sport Relief took place in 2002 and an amazing £14.4 million was raised. People came together to watch as Elton John reworked his song 'Your Song' and sporting celebrities such as David Beckham and Steve Redgrave featured in the video.

Your donation will change lives

Whether it’s a little or a lot, the money raised will help tackle inequality, improve mental health and help young people to survive and thrive. Please give whatever you can and be part of a movement for change. Donate now - It’s Game On.

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