The work of UK Sport's Board is supported by a number of Panels, each chaired by a Board Member and each (with the exception of the Audit Committee, which comprises Board Members only) having a membership comprising both Board Members and other individuals of relevant expertise and experience.

The full Board ratifies all appointments to Panels, which report and make recommendations to Board as appropriate, helping to develop policy and advise on key areas of business.

Major Events Panel

The Panel makes recommendations to Board on National Lottery (World Class Events Programme) awards and related policy matters.

  • Nicky Roche - Chair
  • Sally Bolton
  • David Gordon
  • Michelle Dite
  • Jon Dutton
Terms of Reference

Remuneration Panel

The Remuneration Panel has a key role to play in ensuring that employment issues in UK Sport are dealt with professionally.

  • Dame Katherine Grainger - Chair
  • John Dowson
  • Mel Young
  • Martyn Worsley

Terms of Reference

Declaration of Interests

Audit Committee

The Audit Committee considers external and internal audit reports and oversees risk management processes, reviews the statutory accounts and other financial matters.

  • John Dowson - Chair*
  • Anwar Ahmed 
  • Vic Luck
  • Martyn Worsley

Terms of Reference

Declaration of Interests

*appointed as Chair from 17 June 2015

Eligibility Panel

The Eligibility Panel reviews conduct issues relating to athletes and athlete support personnel and their eligibility to receive public funding.  

  • Nick Bitel
  • Nicky Roche
  • John Dowson
  • Marytn Worsley
  • Kwadjo Adjepong (Independent Member)
  • Laura Austin (Independent Member)

Eligibility Policy and Rules >

Funding Partners
  • DCMS
  • TNL partners
Official Partners
  • BAES logo
  • BUPA
  • IHG logo
Strategic Partners
  • British Olympic Association
  • Paralympics GB
  • Sport England
  • Sport Northern Ireland
  • Sport Wales
  • Sport Scotland