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Oxfordshire School Games County Finals - Swimming and Sportshall Athletics

Posted: Thu, 21 Apr 2016 11:25

Oxfordshire School Games County Finals - Swimming and Sportshall Athletics

Following a fantastic day of competition at St Helen & St Katharine school last week, we were up bright and early to welcome the County Finalists for the Swimming and Sportshall Athletics at The Leys... Read More »

Tags: Competition, School Games, Schools, Sport, Youth

Oxfordshire School Games County Finals - High 5 Netball, Football, Boccia and Panathlon

Posted: Thu, 21 Apr 2016 11:19

Oxfordshire School Games County Finals - High 5 Netball, Football, Boccia and Panathlon

The Oxfordshire School Games Spring Finals continued last week with High 5 Netball, Football, Boccia and Panathlon at St Helen & St Katharine School in Abingdon.

The festival was a great success with... Read More »

Tags: Competition, Disability, Disability Sports, School Games, Schools, Sport, Youth

Oxfordshire School Games County Finals - Cross Country, In2Hockey and Netball

Posted: Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:07

Oxfordshire School Games County Finals - Cross Country, In2Hockey and Netball

The Oxfordshire School Games Spring Finals kicked off last week with Cross Country and In2Hockey at Tilsley Park, Abingdon and Netball at Community Arena, Marston.

The festivals were a fantastic success... Read More »

Tags: Competition, School Games, Schools, Sport, Youth

NOSSP Wins Regional School Games Award

Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2016 13:01

NOSSP Wins Regional School Games Award

On the eve of half term North Oxfordshire SSP received notification from Sport England and Youth Sport Trust that they had won the London and Home Counties School Games Award for 'Competition for All'... Read More »

Tags: School Games, Schools, Sport, Youth

Posted: Thu, 25 Feb 2016 12:52

City & Thame Virtual Competition for Sport Relief

City & Thame's virtual competition is back!

As we hope you are all aware, 18th - 20th March is Sport Relief. This seemed a good opportunity to en-courage everyone to run a mile! Therefore, City &... Read More »

Tags: Competition, School Games, Schools, Sport, Youth

Oxfordshire School Games Badminton and Indoor Rowing County Finals

Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:43

Oxfordshire School Games Badminton and Indoor Rowing County Finals

The Oxfordshire School Games Badminton and Indoor Rowing County Finals were held on Tuesday 9th February at White Horse Tennis and Leisure Centre in Abingdon.

The day was a great success, with some fantastic... Read More »

Tags: Badminton, Competition, School Games, Schools, Youth

North Oxfordshire Academy Netball Leaders all set for the Oxfordshire School Games

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:13

North Oxfordshire Academy Netball Leaders all set for the Oxfordshire School Games

A huge thank you to Maggie Fisher, Lead Performance Coach for the Oxfordshire Netball Academy for heading up to the North Oxfordshire Academy to run an umpiring workshop for the Oxfordshire School Games... Read More »

Tags: School Games, Schools, Sport, Youth

Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity is now an accredited supporter of the Outdoor Kids Sun Safety Code

Posted: Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:50

Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity is now an accredited supporter of the Outdoor Kids Sun Safety Code

Did you know…

….Unprotected exposure to the sun can lead to burns, premature ageing of the skin and other complications

….You can sun burn even on a cloudy day

….On average, children... Read More »

Tags: Outdoor, School Games, Sport, Youth

Oxfordshire Sainsbury’s School Games Badminton Finals

Posted: Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:14

Oxfordshire Sainsbury’s School Games Badminton Finals

On Tuesday 10th February the Badminton Oxfordshire Sainsbury's School Games Finals were held at Leys Pools & Leisure Centre. A total of 20 schools from across Oxfordshire were represented by great... Read More »

Tags: Badminton, Competition, School Games, Schools, Sport, Youth

Oxfordshire Sainsbury’s School Games Beyond Sport

Posted: Fri, 06 Feb 2015 09:58

Oxfordshire Sainsbury’s School Games Beyond Sport

Are you a young budding photographer, reporter, poet or musician? Sainsbury's School Games 2015 in Oxfordshire are running a host of competitions that young people can enter.

For more information please... Read More »

Tags: Competition, School Games, Sport, Youth

Oxfordshire will play host to the OVO Energy Women's Tour for the next three years, starting with the county's first-ever stage of Britain's leading professional women's stage race on day three of the 2019 event on Wednesday 12 June.

Stage three of the high-profile British Cycling and UCI Women's World Tour event has been secured for Oxfordshire by the county council and five districts in a three-year partnership with the race organisers SweetSpot that will bring major economic and health benefits to the county.

The stage will start in Henley-on-Thames and end at one of the county's most iconic locations, the UNESCO World Heritage site of Blenheim Palace.

Find out more about how your school can get involved here:

OVO Women's Cycling Tour coming to Oxfordshire this June!