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Wye Valley SGO Area

Adam Patten - Wycombe School Games Organiser and Teacher of Secondary Physical Education

In combination with the Marlow area we aim to provide sporting competition and opportunity for all those who wish to participate. 

We provide sporting opportunity from year 3 to year 9 across all sports from football to ultimate frisbee. We try to coincide events where schools may teach them in their curriculum to boost participation. We also aim to run 1 or 2 events per week to keep participation at a high level through the school year. 

Our vision involves keeping competitive sport at the heart of schools and providing more young people with the opportunity to compete and achieve their personal best.

With schools reopening, but school life not yet back to normal we would like to invite schools to take part in our new Virtual School Games.  Each half term, the team of Bucks & MK SGO will be "running" virtual competitions.  We will have School Games Area winners, 2nd and 3rd places with winning schools in each event being invited to represent the High Wycombe/Marlow area at the Level 3 School Games Finals taking place on 1st July 2020 at Stoke Mandeville Stadium. 

There are many benefits of participating in the Virtual School Games as a school. It gives your students an opportunity for all students to participate and represent the school while developing their own skills and achieving their personal best. PE Coordinators will be able to run the competition themselves for the whole class within a PE lesson while choosing team members with the highest scores or can be set as homework. This will also boost participation for your A, B and C teams too!

Autumn 1 Virtual Competitions: Deadline 20th October 2020

Year 3 & 4 and Year 5 & 6 Cross Country

https://www.leapwithus.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/XCountry-Challenge-Resource-FINAL.pdf

How fast can you run 1,000m (Yr3&4) or 1,500m (Yr5&6).

Schools will collect their top 4 best times to represent their school’s total. 

Submit your school’s score here: https://forms.gle/ui9t82nTWx7LWBuWA 

Year 3 & 4 and Year 5 & 6 Cycle-A-Thon

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1j7wR8_pfFDTNWK9zrMBDBIdRfnEBcq0F/view?usp=sharing 

How far can you cycle over a 39 day period? (28/09 - 6/11) 

Students will hand their sheet into their PE teachers and they must submit their results by Wednesday 11th November on this form: https://forms.gle/eRhKtbFAB2fx2Ca69 

Year 5 & 6 QuadKids Athletics 

https://www.leapwithus.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Quadkids-Resource-FINAL.pdf

Get the best scores you can in 75m Sprint, 600m Run, Vortex Throw and Standing Long Jump. 

Schools will collect their top 4 boys and top 4 girls to represent their school’s total. 

Submit your school’s score here: https://forms.gle/wGd9yeQ4zBLSJyjS7 

Year 5 & 6 Tennis

https://www.leapwithus.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Tennis-Resource-FINAL.pdf 

Get the best scores you can in Tap Ups, Tap Downs, Serving, Fast Feet and Partner Rally. 

Schools will collect their top 3 boys and top 3 girls to represent their school’s total. 

Submit your school’s score here: https://forms.gle/dBXV8Av3hkrznwHz9 

Year 7 & 8 Physical Literacy

https://www.leapwithus.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Physical-Literacy-Resource-FINAL.pdf

How many repetitions can you complete on a 5 station fitness circuit? (Press Ups, Sit Ups, Speed Bounce, Burpees and Step Ups).

Play this video alongside your students taking part: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgNJ1rpu2n8 

Schools will collect their top 5 scores to represent their school’s total.

Submit your school’s score here: https://forms.gle/q9DiM5ACh9LGfyQT7 

If any schools require any help completing any of the events or submitting data please get in touch. I am happy to come into your school to help run these events (COVID dependent). 

Wye Valley's SGOs

Adam Patten
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