Many of the governing bodies for sports in Wales have reported significant increases in interest and participation since the Olympics and Paralympics last summer.
- Welsh Gymnastics - 25% increase in membership, 28% increase in girls' membership
- Welsh Cycling - 15 new affiliated clubs since October
- Hockey Wales - 35 hockey clubs increased their membership in the last year
- Swim Wales - 39% increase in total membership
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