Rackets Cubed

We are a Wandsworth-based charity that delivers integrated sport, education and nutrition programs to improve the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged young children. We currently have four programmes in London, and one in Yorkshire. We partner with “Aspirational Hosts” and local “inner city” schools. Each session offers
• One hour of Rackets Sport
• One hour of maths / STEM Education
• An evening meal, plus nutrition advice

A typical profile for participants has been
• 86% were from BAME communities
• 79% spoke English as a second language
• 54% were eligible for Pupil Premium
• 64% were girls

Feedback from the Trial indicated:
• 96% of the children who took part made new friends
• 96% of the children felt the maths tuition helped their maths in school
• 95% of parents saw a positive change in their childs attitude to school
• 100% of participants said taking part in physical activity made them happier

Find out more on our ConnectSport directory page