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Cycling: Finance

Volume 480: debated on Thursday 16 October 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much funding has been allocated to support (a) individual cyclists and (b) the British Cycling Federation from (i) the National Lottery and (ii) his Department as grant-in-aid in each year since 1997. (224839)

Funding in support of British Cyclists and the British Cycling Federation is provided by Sport England and UK Sport. Sport England and UK Sport have advised that detailed breakdowns of funding for individual athletes could be provided only at disproportionate cost, but they have provided figures for overall grants in each year since 1997 as follows:

Sport England funding

Lottery

Exchequer

World Class Programme Funding

One Stop Plan Funding

Everyday Cycling Programme

Club and Coach Programme

Development Funding

PE and School Sport for Young People

National Sports Foundation

1997-98

19,679

0

0

0

No record

0

0

1998-99

0

0

0

0

159,000

0

0

1999-2000

385,360

0

0

0

276,000

0

0

2000-01

13,729,927

0

0

0

270,000

0

0

2001-02

1,885,877

0

0

0

270,000

0

0

2002-03

4,217,719

0

0

0

277,500

0

0

2003-04

672,110

200,000

0

0

207,350

0

0

2004-05

6,589

75,000

0

0

270,000

90,000

0

2005-06

5,000

2,915,000

0

0

0

95,000

0

2006-07

0

4,176,000

0

0

0

122,500

314,762

2007-08

0

195,000

250,000

2,138,032

0

122,500

112,500

2008-09

0

0

250,000

0

0

117,500

0

UK Sport funding

£

Lottery

Exchequer

NGB

APA

NGB

Total

1997-98

325,000

487,000

334,000

1,146,000

1998-99

711,000

765,000

393,000

1,869,000

1999-2000

1,412,000

722,000

375,000

2,509,000

2000-01

1,546,000

895,000

0

2,441,000

2001-02

2,113,000

398,000

385,000

2,896,000

2002-03

1,306,000

420,000

440,000

2,166,000

2003-04

1,628,000

437,000

450,000,

2,515,000

2004-05

1,873,000

458,000

612,000

2,943,000

2005-06

0

553,000

2,632,000

3,185,000

2006-07

1,913,000

742,000

3,820,000

6,475,000

2007-08

1,636,000

969,000

4,208,000

6,813,000

14,463,000

6,846,000

13,649,000

34,958,000

Additionally, in the financial year 2001-02 UK Sport allocated £37,486 of lottery funding to host the World Track Cycling Championships.