Entries by Chloe Pedlow

Will you be taking part in the Norfolk School Games Active Week?

The Norfolk School Games Active Week is a week-long focus on getting pupils more active from the 21st of June, as part of the National School Sport Week 2021.  This could be at school creating some new ideas for your PE lessons, during break times, or at after-school clubs. Why not try to get a […]

Secondary dancers show that Norfolk’s Got Talent!

Friday 14th February saw 13 different Secondary Schools descend upon Sportspark, ready to represent their School Sport Partnership and compete at the second-ever Norfolk School Games Dance competition.  After a successful first year at the Summer Games 2019, the Dance competition made a return as part of our Winter Games week but this time with […]

Norfolk School Games -Special Schools Event

Our Special School Games are an integral, and a much loved & valuable, part of our biannual Norfolk School Games We were delighted to see so many pupils joining us at this year’s event from 6 schools across the County who cater for pupils with special needs. We were especially pleased to welcome The Wherry […]

Primary Panathlon 2020

Another fantastic day at Sportspark. The Primary Panathlon 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 partnership at the event and it was great to see so many […]

Ace day for the Yr 7-9 Secondary Alternative Sports Day 2020

On the 11th February 2020, secondary school Yr 7-9 students from schools across the county took part in our Secondary Alternative Sports Days. The event was held at UEA, Sportspark, which saw students from the eight School Sport Partnerships take part in a variety of activities. These activities included hourly-rotated sessions of Killer Tennis, Skateboarding, […]

Secondary Panathlon Challenge 2020

Another fantastic day was had by all at the UEA, Sportspark. The Secondary Panathlon was taking place alongside Secondary Alternative Day. 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 disability (SEND). Children from mainstream secondary schools were invited […]

Year 3 & 4 Sportshall Athletics County Finals 2020

As part of the of 2020 Norfolk School Games Winter Finals, the Sportshall Athletics County Level 3 competition took place at the UEA, Sportspark today. The competition was open to teams who had qualified to represent their local School Sports Partnership (SSP) by taking part in a prior qualifying competition.  16 teams competed with a […]

Yr 7 & 8 Boys & Girls Handball County Finals 2020

What a brilliant start to the 2020 Norfolk Winter School Games, with our Year 7/8 Handball Finals!   Just under 200 boys and girls from across the county arrived, resplendent in their School Sports Partnership colours, and competed with great enthusiasm and determination in this exciting, and fast moving event.   We introduced Handball, as […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]