The School Games

NWLSSP schools compete in the Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games, part of the national ‘School Games Programme’ which is a unique opportunity to motivate and inspire young people to take part in more competitive school sport. It is open to all young people aged 6-18 years, of all abilities and backgrounds from every school across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland. Click on the logo below to go to the School Games website.

School-Games-L1-3-2015-350Delivered locally by the NWLSSP in conjunction with Leicestershire and Rutland Sport, local sports clubs and other School Sport & Physical Activity Networks (SSPANs), the School Games provides schools with the chance to boost their existing work in school sport to create a year-round calendar of competition for all students.

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Each Year NWLSSP runs over 100 competitions and festivals that provides schools the opportunity to compete in a wide range of sports many of which feed through to level 3 county competitions. In 2017/18 NWLSSP schools  finished 4th out of 10 districts in the medals table at county competitions. Schools won 7 gold, 5 silver and 4 bronze and won Spirit of the Games 4 times, placing them joint 3rd ranked district.

The link below shows the current standings for NWLSSP and the other SSPANs across the county:

http://www.lrsport.org/schoolgames

For further information please contact Brian Rushe: brushe@kinged.org.uk