CARYS is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the provision of evidence-based research and consultancy that empowers young people to realise their potential in sport, education and life.

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© 2019 Centre for Applied Research in Youth Sport Ltd.  

ACN: 633828654

ABN: 41633828654

who we are

The Centre for Applied Research in Youth Sport (CARYS) is a not-for-profit research institute dedicated to the provision of evidence-based programs that empower young people to flourish both athletically and personally.

our purpose

To help young people realise their potential in sport, education & life. 

what we do

Working collaboratively with Sheffield Hallam University’s internationally recognised Centre for Sport & Exercise Science (CSES) in the UK and guided by a clear overarching mission to espouse the positive physical, psychological and social benefits of youth sport, we apply our empirically-supported strengths-based talent development model to design and deliver innovative research-driven programs that help young people actualise their potential.

who we've worked with
our core focus areas

Our applied research and consultancy is specifically focused on:

  • Optimising athlete development pathways

  • Creating strong, high-performing development environments

  • Helping young people develop the socio-psychological strengths required to actualise their potential


We carry out our purpose by focusing on the following core areas.

Applied Research 

Growth Programs