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2018 School Games at Loughborough University (£1 youth tickets)

Event

Location
Loughborough University
LE11 3TU
Instagram
@schoolgames/
When
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 - Sun, 02 Sep 2018
Organised By
Youth Sport Trust
Tags
Athletics, Canoeing, Cricket, Cycling, Disability Sport, Events, Featured Bigger, Hockey, Netball, Rowing, Shooting, Triathlon, Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Tennis
Be inspired and witness some future Olympic and Paralympic stars in action. Tickets now on sale!

The 2018 School Games National Finals, supported by National Lottery funding from Sport England and delivered by the Youth Sport Trust, is a major multi-sport event for the most talented young athletes across the UK.

Between Thursday 30 August and Sunday 2 September, more than 1,400 young athletes will compete across 11 sports, five of which include disability competition, at venues across Loughborough University Campus.

Always striving to creating a springboard for young athletes over various sports and disciplines, the School Games are proud to announce that five new sports will be included in this year's competition: Canoeing, Netball, Laser Run, Rowing and Triathlon. Joining Athletics, Cricket, Cycling, Hockey, Wheelchair Basketball and Wheelchair Tennis.

Now in its 13th year, the School Games prides itself on providing a fun, competitive and safe environment for our future sports stars to experience a large, multi-sport event.

The opportunity to see some of the greatest young sporting stars in the UK is coming up this August. Get your tickets for four days of unmissable sporting action now.

FIXTURES TIMETABLE

View all 11 sports schedule over the 4 days here.

TICKETS NOW ON SALE

General tickets - Buy Now

Youth Tickets for Clubs & Groups

  • £1 per person, using code 2018SGYST
  • For large school group bookings of more than 25 people please email ticketing@schoolgames.org.uk and you will be sent a group booking form to take advantage of the exclusive £1 ticket offer.

On the Door (ticket prices per session)

  • Adults - £8
  • Junior (U18) - £4

An inspirational way to start the new school year!

Raise aspirations and witness some future Olympic and Paralympic stars in action. This major multi-sport event showcases the most talented young athletes. With 11 sports and a range of educational workshops to choose from, you won't want to miss out.

School Tickets

  • £1 per person, using code 2018SGYST
  • For large school group bookings of more than 25 people please email ticketing@schoolgames.org.uk and you will be sent a group booking form to take advantage of the exclusive £1 ticket offer.

Fun Activities and Education Workshops - Friday 31st August

If you are attending on Friday there will be lots of other fun activities and educational workshops on offer for schools to make the most of their time at the games.

Primary Resource Pack
Primary schools can access a primary resource pack for free when purchasing spectator tickets. This pack is full of fun, focused activities to do with your pupils in the build up to the games. Schools will be contacted directly after booking with details of how to download the resource. There will also be activities from the resource delivered on Friday 31st August as part of our school zone.

Educational Workshops (secondary specific)
On Friday 31st August, Loughborough University will not only be hosting the iconic School Games, but will also be opening up its facilities to deliver curriculum focused workshops and holistic health and wellbeing sessions to local secondary schools who have purchased spectator tickets.

The 1 hour workshops and sessions are at no additional cost to spectating school groups (just be sure to purchase your spectator tickets first) and are aimed at KS3 and GCSE PE students. So why not make the most of your visit and combine sport spectating with a workshop delivered by World leading Loughborough University academics, elite athletes and university students, that will support your pupil's knowledge, skills and understanding and wider awareness of health and wellbeing issues. Book a workshop place.

School Activity Zone
Located on the astro pitches on campus, the school activity zone will have a health and wellbeing theme and include the following:

  • Health activities
  • Smoothie bikes
  • Mini games and activities

Supporting Documents:

national-school-games-school-flyer-2018.pdf (PDF, 1.1 Mb)

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
    Sport England
    Active Rutland
  • O&W LSA
    Charnwood LSA
    Active Leicester
    NWL LSA
    Melton LSA
  • Blaby LSA
    County Sport Network
    Safeguarding
    H&B LSA

Partners

  • County Sport Network
    Active Rutland
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Melton LSA
  • Equality Standard
    Charnwood LSA
  • Sport England
    NWL LSA
  • O&W LSA
    Safeguarding
  • Active Leicester
    Harborough LSA
  • Blaby LSA
    H&B LSA