Discover Your Gold is a talent identification programme designed to uncover young people who have a passion for sport, are up for a new challenge and have the potential to represent Great Britain at the Olympic or Paralympic Games. You don’t need to be the finished product, just have the drive and desire to go on an exciting journey to fulfil your sporting potential.

Applications for Discover Your Gold are currently closed but will be re-opening soon. You can register your interest here and we will email you to let you know when applications open.

Do you know a future champion? Perhaps you are a parent, teacher or coach who would like more information about Discover Your Gold on behalf of a young athlete. Sign-up for our mailing list here.

For sports currently running their own talent campaigns, please see below.


If you are aged 12 – 15 years old and have a Gymnastic background, you may be suitable to apply for #Bounce4Gold. Check out this exciting Talent ID campaign here

Para Cycling

If you're interested representing British Cycling at the Paralympic Games, there #Power2Paris Talent ID programme is also currently active, with more information available here


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