NSG Colour Run 2022

That’s another Norfolk School Games COLOUR RUN over for another year. What a colourful day we had and we hope that everyone who attended had a fun day too. Despite lower numbers than our 2019 event, mainly due to a few last-minute cancellations on the day,  both events were successful and went down well with […]

Official COLOUR RUN 2022 photos are now available to view and buy !

A massive thank you to Matt, from MP Photography & Videography, for once again taking some incredible shots of our recent Norfolk School Games event. The official photos taken by Matt, at the Norfolk School Games  COLOUR RUN 2022 earlier this week, can be viewed and purchased using the link below… https://norfolkschoolgames.instaproofs.com/gallery/#events/1894903  

Date confirmed for Norfolk School Games Colour Run 2022 at Colney Park

Alongside our virtual Colour Run on the 24th June 2022, this year sees the return of our in-person Colour Run event, now for both Primary and Secondary school pupils. Our last event back in 2019 was such a huge success we wanted to open the event up to even more young people.  This in-person event […]

The Norfolk School Games is no longer just about sports and competitions.

The Norfolk School Games is no longer just about sports and competitions. Active Norfolk and the Norfolk School Games Organisers want to make a clear and meaningful difference to the lives of those young people that can benefit the most, as part of the National School Games government-led programme. The Norfolk School Games is here […]

Students have the chance to win some great prizes, simply by being more active and becoming a School Games HOT SHOT.

Students have the chance to win some great prizes, simply by being more active and becoming a School Games HOT SHOT. By being more active at School, Home, Outdoors and when you Travel your child will reap the benefits of a more active lifestyle, and if you fill in our Primary Activity Tracker or our […]

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 […]

Rainbow Run

Get Ready for the County wide Virtual Colour Run – 25th June

As part of our ACTIVE WEEK (21st -25th June), we welcome as many schools and pupils to take part in this year’s VIRTUAL COLOUR RUN on the Friday of that week. Make sure to pencil in the 25th of June in your diary and get planning your colourful outfit. And then just run, walk, skip, […]

Virtual Gymnastics

Our final celebration article is all about the virtual gymnastics challenge that was open for pupils in years 1 and 2. The challenge required pupils to create their own floor routine using a selection of body management and floor exercise skills from the Key Steps 1 gymnastics pack. Examples of movements included a stretched jump, […]

Virtual Dance

The next of our school games articles is all about dance and was open to all secondary schools. This challenge required pupils to work together as a team to either create a ‘tik tok’ style challenge, follow our steps to create their own dance or choreograph a completely new dance. Routines were recorded and submitted […]

Norfolk School Games Virtual Cross Country

Another popular event in our school games calendar is the cross country which normally takes place in the beautiful setting of Holkham Hall in North Norfolk. Last term’s cross country virtual challenge was open to both primary and secondary schools and it was fantastic to see so many schools enter this one. The challenge was […]

Norfolk School Games Virtual Golf

This week we are looking back at our primary event, golf. Tri golf is another competition that we run in our summer programme and it was great to see so many schools get involved with this one virtually! Any primary school classes could enter this one and were split into groups of 5. The aim […]

Norfolk School Games Virtual Athletics

The second of our school games virtual articles is all about the athletics competitions. Sportshall athletics is always a big hit and one of the most popular events that we run in our Norfolk School Games calendar; holding it virtually seemed to be equally as popular this year! The competition was open to both primary […]

A round up of the Virtual School Games 2020

Did your school take part in our virtual Norfolk School Games challenges last term? If you did, then keep an eye on our website and social media platforms over the next few weeks. We’ll be looking back over each of the competitions that took place and celebrating those schools who took part. This week’s article […]

Have you entered the virtual school games?

As we enter another lockdown, it’s more important now than ever to ensure that children are receiving the recommended amount of exercise. During the last lockdown, it was reported that the number of children who said they were doing the recommended 60 minutes of activity a day had dropped from 47% to 29%. Pupils have […]

A look back at the Virtual Summer Games

As another summer games has come to an end, we have been looking back on the last few months of competitions. Whilst it’s not been like our usual summer games, it certainly hasn’t been any less exciting! With the outbreak of Coronavirus in March forcing schools to close, we couldn’t let pupils miss out on […]

RAINBOW RUN

To close our summer of virtual events we will be finishing with a Rainbow Run. We want as many people as possible taking part all on the same day….the 19th June. Anyone can take part; children, young people, friends, families, school staff, parents and carers. All you need to do is grab all of your […]

Virtual Netball Challenge

Challenge 6 is Netball! Here’s Laura explaining the challenges for this one: You have until the 15th June to submit your entries. Please include your name, school and year group.

Tri-Golf Virtual Challenge

Challenge 5 is Tri-Golf See if you can have a go at this one this week and send in your entries to: For Instagram use @norfolkschoolgames For Twitter use @norfolkschgames …and for Facebook entries please post directly onto the Norfolk School Games Facebook Page. …or alternatively you can email your entry via email to schoolgames@activenorfolk.org Please […]

Athletics Virtual Challenge

Challenge 4 is Athletics. Watch the video to see what you have to do for this one. Don’t forget to submit your entries: For Instagram use @norfolkschoolgames For Twitter use @norfolkschgames …and for Facebook entries please post directly onto the Norfolk School Games Facebook Page. …or alternatively you can email your entry via email to schoolgames@activenorfolk.org […]

Angling Virtual Challenge

And here’s Challenge 3… Angling Have a go and don’t forget to tag us For Instagram use @norfolkschoolgames For Twitter use @norfolkschgames …and for Facebook entries please post directly onto the Norfolk School Games Facebook Page. …or alternatively you can email your entry via email to schoolgames@activenorfolk.org Please include your school, name and year group with […]

Kwik Cricket Virtual Challenge

Here’s Virtual Challenge 2… Kwik Cricket! Have a go and don’t forget to tag us For Instagram use @norfolkschoolgames For Twitter use @norfolkschgames …and for Facebook entries please post directly onto the Norfolk School Games Facebook Page. …or alternatively you can email your entry via email to schoolgames@activenorfolk.org Please include your school, name and year group […]

Mini-Tennis Virtual Challenge

So here is the first of the Norfolk School Games virtual challenges…mini-tennis! Have a go and don’t forget to tag us For Instagram use @norfolkschoolgames For Twitter use @norfolkschgames …and for Facebook entries please post directly onto the Norfolk School Games Facebook Page. …or alternatively you can email your entry via email to schoolgames@activenorfolk.org We will […]

IT’S HERE!

Norfolk School Games Goes Virtual

During the school closures, Norfolk School Games Organiser Network will be providing activities and resources for children at school or at home to continue to be active and improve their physical literacy.