Greater Manchester Sainsbury’s School Games
The Greater Manchester Sainsbury’s School Games aims to further revive the culture of competitive sport in schools. This exciting concept harness’ the power of the Olympics and Paralympics and is designed to motivate and enthuse more young people than ever before to participate in high quality, meaningful competition within and across schools, supporting them in achieving their own personal best in sport and in life.
Competition’s run across three distinct, but integrated levels (see below) providing a simple and progressive pathway that will allow young people from across the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester to compete in local level intra and inter school competition, culminating in a multi sport festival (level 3) that will showcase the very best of competitive sport across the County.
2016 Greater Manchester Level 3 School Games
(Winter, Summer & Branded)
This year the 2016 Greater Manchester School Games will compromise of 107 competitions in 26 different sports across a number of Manchester iconic sporting venues. These competitions form part of either our 2 large Multi-Sport Events, or are a stand alone Level 3 event in their own right.
For all the latest up to date information surrounding each sport; including the online entry, competition information (venues, dates etc), competition resources (event manual, competition briefs etc) and a list of those schools entered then please visit our dedicated pages via the link below:
- Winter School Games (Tuesday 15th March)
- Summer School Games (Wednesday 6th July)
- Branded (Various Dates)
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