School Games News

School Games News

Change for Life Festival in Oxford City

Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:07

Change for Life Festival in Oxford City

30 students attended Oxford City and Thame's 1st Change4life festival on Tuesday 31st January. The afternoon started looking at key facts around health and wellbeing. Afterward we then introduced the students... Read More »

Tags: Disability, Disability Sports, Oxford City, School Games, Schools, Sport

Posted: Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:48

Oxfordshire School Games Panathlon

Kingfisher School of Abingdon and Springfield School of Witney, were the victors when over 100 disabled students took part in the Oxfordshire School Games Secondary Panathlon Finals on Wednesday 8th February... Read More »

Tags: Disability, Disability Sports, School Games, Youth

Posted: Thu, 21 Apr 2016 11:41

Oxfordshire School Games County Finals - Basketball and Gymnastics

The Yrs 7&8 Boys Basketball and Primary Key Steps Gymnastics competitions concluded the 2016 Oxfordshire School Games Spring County Finals.

Both competitions showcased some great talent and effort from... Read More »

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

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

Primary Panathlon 2016

Posted: Tue, 19 Apr 2016 10:21

Primary Panathlon 2016

On 13th April, Panathlon visited St Katherines and St Helens School in Oxfordshire to deliver a Primary Panathlon for 7 teams from 4 schools.

Fitzwaryn, Bishopswood, Kingfisher and John Watson Schools were... Read More »

Tags: Disability, Disability Sports, School Games

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

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!