Satellite Club Success Stories

London Sport has been distributing Satellite Clubs funding on behalf of Sport England for a number of years and seen thousands of young people enjoy the benefits of physical activity as a result.

To assist new and existing clubs learn more about how organisations across London have been using Satellite Club funding to develop and grow their offer to young people we’re sharing their success stories.


To learn more about some of our recent success stories, select one of the images below or check out the videos at the bottom of this page:

What makes each club a success?

  • Impact-focused
  • Positive Reinforcement
  • Coaching Team
  • Empathy
  • Open & Safe
  • Sustainable
  • In-demand
  • Inclusive
  • Sense of Pride
  • Communication & Presence
  • Community Representation
  • Participant Ownership
  • Partnerships
  • Passion
  • The Coach
  • The Communication
  • Involving Families
  • Friendships
  • Familiarity
  • Relatable
  • Fun, Engaging & Open
  • Flexibility
  • Age Group
  • Goal-directed

Young people tell their stories

Skates Dagenham

Croydon Auto Bikes Scheme

Wapping Youth FC
Goals4Girls

Richmond Rugby

Mary’s Youth Club
AFC Leyton

Pro Touch SA

CARAS