Pupils ready to ‘tan-go’ at the Dance Competition!

Thursday 20th June also saw a brand-new competition- Year 7-9 Dance. This was a first for The Norfolk School Games and we were looking forward to seeing what creativity and choreography the young pupils had to offer. 8 secondary schools, each representing the 8 partnerships began descended upon Sportspark to compete. The day began with […]

Secondary pupils run, jump and throw themselves into achieving their personal best on the last day of the Norfolk School Games Finals Week 2019

With a glorious sunny start to the day at the Sportspark, around 640 pupils from Secondary Schools across the County came together to compete in the Secondary School School Games Athletics Finals. The day started with the boys battling it out the track and the girls competing in their field events and then after a […]

High 5 Netball

Thursday 20th June saw the fourth day of the Norfolk School Games take place and part of that was the High 5 Netball finals which were held at the UEA Sportspark and City Academy Norwich. Sixteen large school teams and 8 small school teams from across the eight School Sport Partnerships in Norfolk took part […]

‘Bouys’ and ‘Gulls’ and sand galore make for a great first ever Beach Day for the games.

Day 2 saw a new event for the Games descend on Great Yarmouth Beach. Not only a new event but new activities, a new venue but most importantly, new participants to the Norfolk School Games. Over 150 secondary pupils from years 7-9 from 9 different schools across the county came prepared for a day at […]

Secondary Panathlon Yr 7-9 – Great Teamwork and determination produces high scores.

Another fully packed but fantastic day we had at the UEA, Sportspark. The Secondary Panathlon was one of three competitions taking place alongside Secondary Dance and Primary Hi 5 Netball. The Secondary Panathlon event was run by The Panathlon Challenge, a national charity which delivers sporting opportunities for children with a special education need or […]

Secondary Angling – Hook, Line and Sinker as anglers achieved ‘unreel’ results.

Wednesday 19th June 2019 on a busy but great Norfolk School Games county finals day saw pupils compete in Angling, Tri-golf, Mini Tennis and Mixed Kwik Cricket. This amazing angling event witnessed a large amount of talented Norfolk anglers casting into action on Barford Lakes for the third day of the Norfolk School Games Summer […]

School Games Cricketers Find the ‘Root’ to Success!

As part of ta very busy third day of the 2019 Summer Norfolk School Games the Mixed Kwik Cricket Finals were held at Manor Park – the home of Horsford Cricket Club. 16 teams from across the 8 School Sports Partnerships in Norfolk took part meaning there were over 150 girls and boys from Years […]

Catton Grove “Ace It” at Mini Tennis Finals

128 Year 3/4 pupils from across Norfolk took part in one of the biggest mini tennis tournaments of the year, held at #ueasportspark School’s had qualified for today’s finals through local sports partnership events earlier in the year. The format of the competition enabled 4 players from each school to  compete with there corresponding number […]

Summer School Games Tri Golf

Yr 1-2 & 3-4 Tri Golf Finals Day 3 saw the Summer School games ‘swing’ into action again. On a day in which the weather had ‘chipped in’ moving the competition to the DOME at Easton tennis centre pupils gave their all for their schools and School Sports Partnerships in a great competition. The competition […]

Special School Games

On the opening day of our  Norfolk School Games we were delighted to welcome the following schools to our Special School Games event, Sheringham Woodfields School, The Clare School, Hall School and Parkside School.   70 very excited boys and girls took part in a trio of events, Wheelchair Basketball, Handball and American Football.   The Wheelchair […]

‘Howzat’ for a great day of Girl’s Cricket!

As part of the first day of the 2019 Summer Norfolk School Games the Girls Kwik Cricket Finals were held at Manor Park – the home of Horsford Cricket Club. 16 teams from across the 8 School Sports Partnerships in Norfolk took part meaning there were over 150 girls from Years 5/6 enjoying the Cricketing […]

Pupils run, jump & throw themselves into action on the first day of the Norfolk School Games summer finals.

Today’s Quadkids event was split into two sessions, with teams from year 3 & 4s competing in the morning and the year 5 & 6s battling it out in the afternoon. We were extremely lucky with the weather and the sun was shinning all day as a total of 29 teams competed through out the […]

Summer School Games

With 1 week to go until the Norfolk School Games Summer Finals, find out what exciting events are taking place over the week.   Monday 17th June 2019 Quadkids- Sportspark Yr 3/4 0945 Start 1300 Depart Yr 5/6 1315 Start 1630 Depart   Special Schools Festival- Sportspark 1000 Start 1500 Departure   Horsford Cricket Club […]

640 runners, from 158 schools, take over Holkham Hall for the Norfolk School Games Cross Country County Finals 2019

Wednesday 6th March Day 6 of the 2019 Norfolk School Games Winter Finals took place at Holkham Hall. The final day of the Winter Games schedule saw 640 young runners, from 158 schools, come together to take part in the Norfok School Games cross country finals. Each of the participants had qualified to represent their […]

School Games Day 5 – Colour Run Spectacular

The Winter School Games Week concluded with a Colour Run hosted at Colney Park, UEA with over 700 secondary school pupils from 20 schools across the county taking part. After a fantastic week of sporting events for both primary and secondary school pupils, the final event showered participants in multi coloured paint during a 5k Colour […]

Norfolk School Games – Special Schools Event

Day 4 of the Norfolk School Games 2019, and we were delighted to welcome 130 young people with special needs, from schools across Norfolk, who took part in a selection of adapted games which included Dance, Goalball, Boxfit, Wheelchair Basketball, Dodgeball and Boxing. The students from John Grant, Sheringham Woodfields, Chapel Green, The Clare, Sidestrand […]

Girls Show Off Their Skills at School Games Football Finals

Today over 250 girls took part in the Norfolk School Games Girls Football Finals at Goals Norwich. The girls were representing their school and local School Sport Partnership (SSP) at the county event. All of the teams had qualified to take part in the event by taking part in local competitions ran by each of […]

School Games Day 3- High Scores in The Panathlon Challenge!

What another fantastic day we had today at Sportspark. The Primary Panathlon was one of three competitions taking place and was run by The Panathlon Challenge, a national charity which delivers sporting opportunities for children with a special education need or disability (SEND). Children from mainstream primary schools were invited to represent their school sports […]

School Games Day 3 – Sportshall Athletics ‘Jumps’ into Focus

As part of the of 2019 Norfolk School Games Winter Finals the Sportshall Athletics County Level 3 competitions took place at the Sportspark. Close to 300 young athletes from Years 3 through to 6 took part in a wide range of Athletics events inside the fantastic facility of the Sportspark & tried to score as […]

Keysteps Gymnastics – Day 3 of the Norfolk Winter School Games 2019

Norfolk School Games Keysteps Gymnastics Tuesday 12th February 2019  UEA Sportspark SPring Gymnasium Day 3 of the Norfolk Winter School Games 2019 90 Year 1 and 2 boys and girls from across the County competed in our Key Stage 1 Keysteps Gymnastics Final. These children qualified from Level 2 Gymnastics competitions across the county, to […]

Handball makes its debut at the Norfolk School Games!

Handball was included in the Norfolk School Games for the first time today as schools from across Norfolk competed in the year 7 and 8 competition at UEA Sportspark. The event brought together 16 teams, all of whom qualified from their level 2 partnership competition, with the 8 winning girls and boys teams from each […]

2019 Winter School Games Finals kicks off in style!

Today the 2019 Norfolk School Games Winter Finals kicked of in style at the Sportspark in Norwich. The winter finals will run over the next week and will see around 2200 competitors representing their school and local School Sport Partnership in 12 different competitions and events. The first event of the Finals was an exciting Alternative […]

Parking Information for the Winter School Games

Parking for the School Games events taking place at Sportspark Please be advised that there will be no onsite parking on the days of the events taking place at Sportspark. Minibuses are to drop off at the Sportspark and then park at City Academy Norwich. These will be parked at their own risk and in […]

Winter Games Begin This Week

The Norfolk School Games are coming and with only a few days to go until the first event, we have already seen thousands of primary and secondary school children access a variety of level 2 competitions and sporting festivals. Want to know more about what’s involved in the Games? Then read on to find out […]

North Norfolk SSP

We apologise that the North Norfolk SSP website is currently down. We understand that this is a difficult interim period but are working with other partners to ensure that the situation is resolved soon. Please check back here where we will keep you updated with any School Games information.