About UKDS

Our Vision

Every Deaf Person Active & Inspired By Sport

Our Mission

Leading Opportunities For More Deaf People To Participate In Sport Throughout Their Lives & More Deaf Athletes To Perform On The World Stage

Our Objective

LEADERSHIP

PARTICIPATION

PERFORMANCE

STRATEGIC, WELL GOVERNED LEADERSHIP FOR DEAF SPORT

MORE DEAF PEOPLE TRYING, PLAYING & SUPPORTING SPORT

MORE DEAF ATHLETES WINNING MEDALS ON THE WORLD STAGE

As part of its Annual Governance Review, UKDS has identified some key policies that it aims to develop, update and improve upon. This is to help ensure that deaf people are able to support and participate in sport and physical activity in a safe, effective and child friendly environment. Click here to read the full UK Deaf Sport position update statement – December 2017.

Reaching Potential

UK Deaf Sport aims to enable Deaf people to reach their full potential in sport. We work to increase opportunities by working in partnerships with key organisations to create a sporting future that is DEAFinitely Inclusive from grassroots through to Elite level Sport.