About the Games

The School Games is a unique opportunity to motivate and inspire millions of young people across the country to take part in more competitive school sport.

The Games are designed to build on the magic of the 2012 Olympics to enable every school and child to participate in competitive sport, including meaningful opportunities for disabled youngsters.

Over £128m of Lottery and Government funding is being invested to support the School Games
The Games are made up of three levels of competition:

  • Intra-school (Level 1) – Sporting competition for all students in school through intra-school competition
  • Inter-school (Level 2) – Individuals and teams are selected to represent their schools in local inter-school competition
  • School Games Festivals (Level 3) – County stage multi-sport School Games Festivals are the culmination of year-round school sport competition.

Get involved and REGISTER YOUR SCHOOL!


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