Jack Bloor Races

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Are you under 26?

Want to improve your skills in the outdoors?
Training for a competition?
Embarking on an expedition?
Doing an outdoor skills course?
Selected for an international event?


The Jack Bloor Fund may be able to help you

The Jack Bloor Fund is available to

Young people under 26 years who

Live in Yorkshire and are a

Member of a Yorkshire Sports Club or a

Member of a National Sport Governing Body (NSGB)

What can you apply for?

Grants to improve a physical and/or technical skill in any recognised outdoor sport (ie has a NSGB)

What support can you receive and when should you apply?

Up to 50% of the total cost is available – with a maximum grant of £300

Applications can be made all year round

These are some of the outdoor sports we have supported

  • Rock climbing
  • Fell running
  • Mountaineering
  • Orienteering
  • Athletics
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Lifesaving
  • Triathlon

How to apply?

Please click here to make an application online - We are unable to accept any more applications until Spring 2018

Money for the Jack Bloor Fund is raised through donations and the annual Jack Bloor Races

Held on Ilkley Moor each May this classic fell race commemorates Jack’s life


The constitution is available here (PDF)


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