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2012 Legacy


Our funding and projects

Spirit of 2012 Trust

The Big Lottery Fund has pledged the money it will receive from the sale of the Olympic Village to make sure that communities across the UK benefit from the legacy of the London 2012 Games. Find out how here...

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London 2012

Find out where the £2.2billion that National Lottery players raised for the Games went, see Olympians and Paralympians as you’ve never seen them before and take a peek at the community projects that benefitted from 2012 funding…

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Summer of Sport 2014

This year we are gearing up for an action packed summer of sport and cultural celebrations. Our top athletes going for gold at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, and the National Lottery is behind them all the way...

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Road to Rio

The Road to Rio series follows seven of the most promising young stars as they prepare for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic and Paralympic Games. You can read about each of the athletes in regular features here and in the Daily Mail...

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Community sport

Discover how The National Lottery supports opportunities for people of all ages and abilities to get fit and active through grassroots sports and health projects around the UK, and see some famous faces along the way too...

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Athlete funding

More than 1,300 elite athletes benefit from National Lottery funding, providing them with a personal allowance so they can train full time and enabling them to benefit from world class coaching, facilities and support staff. Find out more here...

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