Hampshire Games 2014
Planning is under way for the 2014 Hampshire Games part of the Sainsbury's School Games initiative, which will take place Friday 20 & Saturday 21 June at the military facilities in Aldershot.
On the Friday school teams will take part in; Athletics, Basketball, Boccia, Cycling, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Hockey, New Age Kurling, Netball, Rounders, Tag Rugby, Swimming, Tennis, Trampolining and Volleyball.
The Saturday will see community teams representing their Borough/District competing in Badminton, Basketball, Football, Judo, Netball, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis and Volleyball.
The Hampshire Games is backed by National Lottery funding through Sport England. It is fully inclusive and increases the opportunities for young people to take part in sport throughout the year; offering some young people their first taste of county-wide competition.
The Hampshire Games also provides a Challenge Zone for young people and spectators to try various different activities throughout both days.
The Sainsbury's 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. The Games are designed to build on the magic of 2012 to enable every school and child to participate in competitive sport, including meaningful opportunities for disabled youngsters.
The School Games is sponsored by Sainsbury’s and supported by a range of partners including the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Youth Sport Trust, Department of Health, Department for Education and is backed by National Lottery funding through Sport England.
For further information about how schools can become involved in the School Games go to www.yourschoolgames.com
Sports Development Officer
Sports Development Manager