The Sainsbury’s 2012 School Games and its predecessor the UK School Games (2006-2011) have a strong track-record of providing a springboard for athletes who then go on to compete at a national level.
The new School Games will continue be a four-day event in 2012 and will take place across sporting venues in London, with the final day of action set to take place in the Olympic Park.
Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s, has helped raise more than £100m for school sports since the launch of its Active Kids scheme in 2005
The 2010 Sainsbury’s UK School Games will live long in the memory of all involved – from the competitors to the volunteers, officials to the supporters – it was an event with something for everyone.
Thirteen school-aged athletes have been appointed Champion Ambassadors for the 2010 Sainsbury’s UK School Games, which will be held in North East England from the 2nd to 5th September, 2010
The 2010 Sainsbury’s UK School Games will run from 2nd – 5th September and will be hosted by Gateshead, Newcastle and Sunderland.