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British Athletics oversees athletes and their development, athletics officials, and the governance of athletics events in the UK, from track and field to road running and racewalking.
The organisation also oversees the performances of the British Athletics Olympic and Paralympic teams, and aims to create mass appeal for athletics through televised events and encouraging participation.
British Cycling is the national governing body for cycling, and works across all levels and eight disciplines of the sport (BMX Freestyle, BMX Racing, Cross Country Mountain Bike, Downhill Mountain Bike, Cyclo-cross, Road, Track and Cycle Speedway). The organisation provides the support and encouragement people need to get riding their bikes, and is home to the hugely successful Great Britain Cycling Team.