Sports Development Unit

Talented and Gifted

Athlete Nicholas Percy

The application period for 2017 has now CLOSED

The Isle of Wight Talented athlete scheme is a sponsored discount scheme designed to help gifted sports people reach their full potential. For young people currently competing at a Hampshire county level or above the scheme provides support for them to access and train for top level competition within their chosen sport. For adults the scheme offers the same support but for those representing England or Great Britain or those who are recognised by their sports governing body as a potential talent. 

For 2017 the talented athlete scheme is being supported by the following sponsors: