What other types of sports and activities are supported?

Sports and activities that have been supported in the past

A very wide range of sports and recreational activities are supported by Nuffield Trust Grants. Each and every application is judged on its merits.

Examples include:

Abseiling Hang Gliding
Bob Sleighing Karting
Bowling Mountaineering
Camping Narrow Boating
Canoeing Para-gliding
Caravaning Potholing
Clay Pigeon Shooting Riding
Climbing Rowing
Cycling Skiing
Fishing Sub Aqua Diving
Freefall Parachuting Water Skiing
Fitness Training Windsurfing
Golf Yachting


Minibuses, tractors, trailers etc in support of a variety of these activities.

Recreational Facilities built or improved with the help of a 'Super Grant'

Rothiemurchus Lodge at Aviemore
Gutter Tor Expedition Centre on Dartmoor
Bowling Alley at RAF Station Cosford
Highlands Activities Centre at Aviemore

Other facilities:

  • Nuffield Holiday Centre on the Isle of Anglesey
  • Nuffield Sports Hall at Bulford Camp
  • Nuffield Pavilion at RAF Station Cosford
  • Danesfield (Thames) Club
  • Nuffield Centre at Blandford Garrison
  • Nuffield Sports Club at RNAS Yeovilton
  • Nuffield Grandstand at Portsmouth
  • Nuffield Sports Pavilion at RAF Station Halton
  • RAF Adventure Training Centre in Wales
  • The Tidworth Oval
  • Bowling Alleys at RAF Marham and RAF Cottesmore
  • Tidworth Equitation Centre
  • Yachts, gliders and aircraft
  • Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre (DMRC) Stanford Hall (www.thednrc.org.uk)