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Vote for your favourite sport project in the National Lottery Awards

Vote for your favourite sport project in the National Lottery Awards

£28m is raised for good causes by Lottery players every week Voting has opened in the semi-final of this year's National Lottery Awards and 10 projects, including six funded by Sport England, have been shortlisted in the sports category.

The annual awards seek to find the UK's favourite Lottery-funded projects and celebrate the achievements of the £28m of good causes money raised by Lottery players every single week.

You can vote for your favourite projects in each of the seven categories up until midday on 20 June. The three projects which most votes in each will progress to the final round of public voting in September.

The South West Regional Talent Centre is in the running...

The South West Talent Centre provides specialist strength and conditioning support to over 200 athletes across the region who are not yet at the level where they receive funding or support services from relevant sport governing bodies. Aged between 13 and 30, they represent 27 different sports including athletics, wrestling, fencing, surfing, kayaking, and gymnastics. Sport England Lottery funding worth over £330,000 helped to develop a network of coaches and specialists, enabling the centre to offer 160 scholarships.

To find out more about all of the projects and cast your vote, go to the Lottery Good Causes website