Élite Cymru is aimed at providing the most highly promising athletes in Wales with the support they need to achieve their potential.
It is a scheme which provides a wide range of services, including sports science support, medical back-up, career and education advice, coaching and access to training facilities.
Financial support is provided for travelling costs, accommodation, coaching, equipment and other costs directly associated with the competition and training programme. The amount of financial support received varies depending on personal circumstances and the cost of competition and training programmes.
Who is eligible? - Competitors who meet minimum standards of performance as set by the Governing Body.
How to Apply? - Competitors should contact either their governing body or the Élite Cymru unit on (029) 2 to enquire whether they meet the agreed minimum performance standards.