School Games – keeping competitive sport at the heart of schools and providing more young people with the opportunity to compete and achieve their personal best
School Games mission
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. Our vision is that by 2020 the School Games will be continuing to make a clear and meaningful difference to the lives of even more children and young people.
Did you know…?
- The Department of Health has announced £5 million of funding for a new obesity policy research unit.
- 1 in 3 children are either overweight or obese by the time they leave primary school.
- More children in the UK than ever before are being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, some as young as 7.