Daniel leads on the Young Ambassador Programme for West Wales. The Young Ambassador Programme aims to empower and inspire young people to become role models and leaders through sport and physical activity, by developing their confidence and skills in order to increase physical participation in others.
Young Ambassador News
Bronze YAs Lead at School’s Active Mark Celebration Day
The award recognises the strength and quality of physical education and sport in schools. The bronze young ambassadors at Ysgol Dewi Sant in Carmarthenshire started the celebrations in morning assembly with presentation about the sporting successes of the school. They had numerous special guests attending the day including Swansea footballer Lee Trundle, Paralympic champion Aled Davies and rhythmic gymnast Nikara Jenkins! Following the assembly pupils were taken to the leisure centre and given taster sessions of different sports. 240 kids were active and engaged and had a great time at each activity.
Ceredigion GYAs Mentor Bronze Young Ambassadors
Gold YAs assisted with the Bronze YAs training day in September, which meant the BYAs were familiar with them already. The mentoring was an opportunity to see the BYAs in action, support them and provide feedback and help set them targets from improvement.
Powys YA Attends Sport Leaders UK Celebration
Matt Leonard attended the event held in the National Assembly Building/Senedd. It was to celebrate the work of young leaders in the country and the 1000th recipient of the Millennium Volunteers award were presented their certificates by the First Minister!
Swansea YAs Volunteer at the IPC Athletics European Championships
The experience gave them the opportunity to meet new people, learn new skills and help inspire a generation of sport. Through this project, the ‘Roaring with Pride’ scheme has been set up and the Inclusive Futures Forum are attending a UK Camp in Loughborough.