Award sponsor LSSP are on a mission to transform school sport

Long-standing Educate Awards sponsor LSSP has expanded its coaching team after its most successful year to date.

LSSP is a not-for-profit Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) that is dedicated to providing all children and young people with the best possible PE, school sport and physical activity experiences.

Since establishing in 2000, LSSP has worked with over 120,000 young people and currently engages 121 schools, now including 25 specialist sport coaches placed in and supporting 50 primary schools across the Liverpool City Region.

Using a unique PE framework which includes a focus on life skill development, the team of passionate, experienced and qualified practitioners work hard to inspire all young people to be the best they can be, whilst enjoying the benefits of being physically active and leading a healthy lifestyle.

The LSSP team at the Educate Awards

The LSSP team at the Educate Awards


LSSP now has exciting growth plans for the year ahead, with a specialist team in place to help even more schools enhance their PE and sport provision.

The organisation is returning to sponsor the Outstanding Commitment to Sport in Primary School Award.

This category is looking for schools that can demonstrate an outstanding commitment to developing sporting skills and opportunities for pupils to be active on a regular basis through the provisions of teaching, coaching, extracurricular activities and partnerships

Jimmy McGinn, partnership manager at LSSP, said: “With a mission to support and develop young people’s physical, social and emotional well-being, LSSP is proud to continue its long standing sponsorship of the Outstanding Commitment Sport in Primary School Award.

“This award is recognition for the hard work and ongoing commitment from school staff to providing high quality Physical Education, which impacts on all pupils ability to participate in, and enjoy the benefits physically active can give”

Entries are now open for all 21 award categories, with the deadline on Sunday 23 June 2019.

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Head over to our online entry form and in no more than 750 words tell us why you tick all of the boxes in the category criteria.