Our mission

To use the power of sport to repair broken lives and build a stronger future for young people.

Our vision

By using the power of sport to deliver positive experiences to people most in need of a second chance, we can reduce offending and support England and Wales to have the lowest prison population in Western Europe.

Our values

We are incredibly passionate about achieving our vision, but the way we achieve it is more important to us. These values represent our culture and guide our decision-making process:

  • Integrity‘The right thing, the right way’
  • Courage:‘Be the change you want to see'
  • Inspiration‘Our ambition is to inspire’
  • Quality‘Don’t be good, be great’
  • Success’We succeed when you do’

The need

There is a growing body of evidence to suggest that adverse childhood experiences (ACE's) significantly affect our health, behaviours and life expectancy. READ MORE >>

Read more about our programmes

We train a huge workforce of coaches, mentors and thought leaders, and lead on the use of sport for the desistance from crime, supporting the delivery of best practice, policy and strategy nationwide. READ MORE >>

Our team

Meet the team who deliver our mission, led by Founder and Managing Director James Mapstone and guided by Ambassador the Rt Hon Lord McNally. Read more >>