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June 27 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

All Affiliated Primary Schools are invited to the Athletics Championships which will take place at the Prince of Wales Stadium in Cheltenham.

Small Schools’ Event: Wednesday 26th June
Large Schools’ Event: Thursday 27th June
Both events will start at 9.30, and finish by 14.00

This competition is open to pupils from Years 2—6.
Individual track events will require 1 boy and 1 girl from each year group. Relays teams are mixed and will require 2 boys and 2 girls from each year group.
Field events will require, 1 boy and 1 girl per category in each of the events.

The GSSN staff will be leading this event with the support of Denmark Road High School Sport Leaders.


IN THE TRACK—For Years 2 to 6 – Boys and Girls:
Hurdles, Sprint races, Relays (mixed gender) Year 5/6 300m, & 400m
ON THE FIELD—For Years 2, 3/4 and 5/6 (combined) – Boys and Girls:
Quoit throw / Tennis ball throw / Speed bounce / Long jump

 Further Information
Spectators/parents are welcome to attend and stay to support schools – To enforce school’s safeguarding policies, there will be separated designated areas for schools and parents.
Please can schools ensure that they arrive promptly for a 9.30 start.
Track events will always take priority over field events.
1 boy and 1 girl per event – there is no maximum to the number of events that each pupil can take part in. 4 pupils for each relay team. 2 boys and 2 girls in each year group. Schools can include pupils from the year below – a pupil from Year 3 can run with the Year 4’s relay team.
The speed bounce will be for 20 seconds.
 For throwing events pupils will be allowed 2 attempts.
The long Jump will be a run into the board.

For further information or to book your space, email bh@gssn.co.uk


June 27
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Prince of Wales Stadium
Tommy Taylors Lane
Cheltenham, GL50 4RN
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