National Innovation Award Nominations

Posted 1st June 2018

As part of this year’s School Games Celebration Lunch, a number of Awards will be presented to the network. The Innovation Award recognises a SGO, or groups of SGOs, who approach their work innovatively to find effective solutions to providing every young person with the opportunity to engage in the School Games.

The Award will be decided by votes from all those that attend the School Games Summit. To vote, watch each of the six 2-minute films below and the associated case study and then decide on your winner.


Teresa Bennett, East Sussex  - Personal Challenge

Hayley Pegg, Essex – Super Hero themed Change4Life Sports Clubs

Nancy Murdoch, Somerset – Engaging the Least Active through the Digital Allure

Lorraine Hammond/Alex Mays, Worcestershire – Health and Wellbeing Festivals

Mike Smethurst, Merseyside – Engaging Secondary Schools in the School Games

Liz Notman/Sarah Burdett, North Lincolnshire – Do Yourself Proud events

You can also find out more about all the county innovations project winners here.

To vote please follow the link and chose the name of the person you wish to vote for. Voting will be open from Monday 22 October and will close at 11.45 on the day of the School Games Summit so make sure your vote counts.


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