Applying for Future Champions

Applying for Future Champions

How to apply

Click at the bottom of this page to download an application form.

Applications to Future Champions can be made at any time. They will be considered three times each year, the closing dates for applications are;

16th April

21st August

11th December

Future Champions is an inclusive programme which seeks applications from all young people.

Am I eligible?

To be eligible for support the following criteria must be met;

The Selection Process

Future Champions is coordinated by Tees Valley Sport, on behalf of its partners.  A panel, representing the partners delivering and supporting Future Champions, will consider the applications from athletes three times each year.  The following process will be adopted;

There will be three induction evenings per year following the application process between 4 and 8 weeks from the application deadline dates.

Eligible Sports

Angling, Archery, Athletics,

Badminton, Baseball / Softball, Basketball, Boccia, Bowls, Boxing,

Canoeing, Cricket, Cycling,


Fencing, Football,

Goalball, Golf, Gymnastics,

Handball, Hockey,



Modern Penthathlon, Mountaineering, Movement and Dance,



Rounders, Rowing, Rugby League, Rugby Union,

Sailing, Shooting, Snowsport, Squash, Swimming,

Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Triathlon,


Water Skiing, Weightlifting, Wrestling.

If your sport is not listed above it may be classified under one of these sporting headings. If you have any queries please get in touch.

Download Application Form to apply

Download Form