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World Class Competitors

The Government, through UK Sport and Sport England, is committed to help spot, coach and support talented athletes through a variety of means.  These include:

  • World Class Start, Potential and Performance Programmes.
  • The UK Sports Institute (including the four Home Country Sports Instututes).
  • Overseeing the UKs anti-doping testing programme.
  • Sports medicine and science.
  • Organising the Sports Cabinet (which consists of the four Home Country Sports Ministers, chaired by Tessa Jowell) and the Governing Body Modernisation Programme.

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