School Games

Some articles on school games, school, games, game:

UK School Games
... The School Games (former known as UK School Games) is an annual sporting competition for elite school-age athletes in the United Kingdom who started in 2006 ... The event was based on an Olympic Games model, with multiple sports events held across an intensive four-day period ... The Games were organised by the Youth Sport Trust, sponsored by Sainsburys, and from 2008 received funding from Legacy Trust UK, a charitable trust set up to ensure that the 2012 Summer Olympics ...
Rugby Football - Forms of Rugby
... The basic rules of the game are the same, getting the ball over the line for a try. 1830 Running with the ball became common in 1830s at Rugby School and Rugby School football became popular throughout the UK in the 1850s and 1860s ... It claims William Webb Ellis, a pupil at Rugby School, picked up the ball and invented rugby ...
UK School Games - Changes in 2012 - Format Change
... The UK School Games was an annual event for the most talented school-age athletes, whereas the new School Games is a year round, inclusive sports competition that’s ... There is a new pyramid structure in place and school-aged pupils will compete at four levels Level 1 - Intra-school competition Level 2 - Local inter-school competition ...

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