Summer Term Schools Athletics Primary, Secondary & Colleges

Its fantastic to see so many opportunities next term for athletics in schools. With the Easter holidays a little later this year, the schools summer term athletics matches get underway as soon as the pupils are back in school, key fixtures are listed below. Go and speak to your PE teacher to be asked to be considered for selection for your school team.

Wednesday 1st May are the U15, U17 & U20 Afan Nedd Tawe Schools & Colleges Athletics Championships. This competition pathway progresses on to Afan Nedd Tawe county teams in the Welsh Schools on 6th July, and then onto the British Schools International for some of the U17 athletes, which FYI is being held in Swansea this year on 20th July, so a chance to represent your country on your home track! Click here for a match program 01.05.19 Afan Nedd Tawe U15 U17 U20 TF Championships Program & Declaration Sheets @ Swansea.pdf

Wednesday 8th May is the school year 7 only Swansea Harriers Schools Trophy Match. The fixture provides PE staff an opportunity to see the year 7 intake in action and gauge whether they are suitable for inclusion in the Afan Nedd Tawe Schools Cup competition on the 19th June which has a Year 7 & 8 team category. With the Year 8’s having an earlier opportunity to compete in the main Afan Nedd Tawe Schools Championships on 1st May PE staff have then had a chance to assess both year groups ready for the 19th June. Click here for a match program 08.05.19 Swansea Harriers Schools Year 7 Trophy Match Invitation Match Program & Declarations @ Swansea.pdf

Between 11th to 21st June there are 8 groups of 8 schools in the West Glamorgan Primary Schools Athletics Association Area Sports Fixtures. The top individuals in each group progress onto the county final held on Monday 1st July, which then progresses onto the Dyfed V West Glamorgan Inter County match on Wednesday 17th July. Check with your PE teacher of your school affiliated. 

Wednesday 19th June is the U14 & U16 Afan Nedd Tawe Secondary Schools Cup Match. This competition progresses to the Welsh Schools team cup and plate finals for the top two teams in each age group and gender. The Welsh final is on Wednesday 17th July. Click here for a match program 19.06.19 U14 & U16 ANT Schools Cup Timetable & Program.pdf

If you are willing and available to help volunteering at any of these matches please email andrew.jenkins90@ntlworld.com any offers of help are always needed and much appreciated