Girls football competitions for 10 local primary schools

Partner: Lindfield Primary Academy, Lindfield, Haywards Heath
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Sporting Partnerships

Running two girls football tournaments for 100 girls at each of the two events. Girls played in mixed teams and school based teams. 10 schools were represented, and it was a great chance to raise the profile of girls football in the local area.

Aims of the project

To raise the profile of girls football in the local area and enable top class training and competitions for the girls.

Background and goals

Our Head of football throught of the idea as a means of sharing facilities and expertise with the local community.

Resources

Football pitches, refreshments.

Impact

Fantastic feedback from the girls and their coaches.

Pupil involvement

Years 3 and 4

Frequency and duration

Two events this year. We will do it next year too.