La Houguette Win First Inter Primary Schools Tennis Festival

Friday, 23 June, 2017

The Guernsey Tennis Club was the venue for the first BNP Paribas Inter Primary Schools Tennis Festival to take place in Guernsey. 8 schools entered teams into the festival which saw all schools split into 3 groups to play series of round-robin timed matches. All players played on quarter sized courts using sponges balls – […]

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M&S Girls Convention Encourages Girls to Get Active

Tuesday, 20 June, 2017

The M&S Girls Convention took place on Wednesday the 14th of June. 60 year 9 girls from four different Schools across the Island took part this year. The aim was to give these 60 young women a positive experience of sport / physical activity by offering a variety of activities that do not form part […]

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More Coaches, Better Coaches with Guernsey Sports Commission and Generali Worldwide

Thursday, 15 June, 2017

MONDAY 19th June marks the start of the Guernsey Sports Commission and Generali Worldwide’s coach development week as part of the ‘more coaches, better coaches’ initiative. Throughout the week there will be various seminars, workshops and keynotes that are free to attend for coaches. The sessions will follow four key themes – coaching skills, psychology […]

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Youth Games 2017 Inspires Children to Try a New Sport

Monday, 12 June, 2017

Saturday 10th June saw over 600 children from Year 5 and 6 descend on Footes Lane for the closing ceremony of the Specsavers Youth Games 2017. It was culmination of children competing for one of 6 districts – Castel, Vale, St Peter Port, St Sampsons, West and South East over 6 weeks leading up to […]

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New Team-Mate for Guernsey Island Games Squad

Friday, 9 June, 2017

The Guernsey Island Games team has a new supporter with the arrival of a team mascot. The mascot is a female Guernsey donkey, wearing this year’s official team kit, and is sponsored by Generali Worldwide. The primary aim of the mascot is to get children involved and excited about the Games, and she will be […]

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