The annual MSSP inclusive football festival took place on Friday 4th May 2018 at Tooting and Mitcham FC’s astro-turf facilities. It was exciting to finally be able to host the festival due to the previous postponement from March caused by frost and snow! But no such conditions could stop us this time as the sun shone gloriously on the 23 schools that attended.
On Friday 27th April 2018 the Merton School Sport Partnership held its inaugural inclusive tennis festival, hosted by the All England Lawn Tennis Club centre based on the Grand Drive, Raynes Park.
The Morden Cluster held its inaugural KS2 Dodgeball Competition on Thursday 19th April 2018 at Harris Academy Morden. The main emphasis of the event was participation and fun therefore no scores were taken throughout the festival.
The Mitcham Cluster Handball Festival took place on Wednesday 8th March at St Mark’s CofE Academy. Six schools from the cluster attended the day: Links, St Thomas, The Sherwood. Bond, Stanford and St Mark’s. A round robin format was used with each school playing each other once.
On Thursday 8 February at Dundonald Recreation Ground, the Wimbledon Primary School Cluster Year 3/4 Football Festival took place. With ten schools entered and an amazing seventeen teams competing, everybody was buzzing with anticipation. The teams were split into three leagues where they would play a round robin format and get to show off their skills while having the honour of representing their school. With the event being a festival and no offical scores being recorded, this allowed all players to play without inhibition and just enjoy their football
The Merton Inclusive Multi Sports Festival took place on Friday 10th November 2017 at the superb facilities of the Sutton Sports Village Tennis Academy with 20 schools each bringing a team of five KS2 pupils.
The Wimbledon cluster Year 3 & 4 Tag Rugby festival not only brought out the sunshine in November, but also drew a large crowd who had come to be entertained by some extremely talented and committed pupils. Thirteen teams from nine schools travelled to Wimbledon Chase Primary School to take part in an afternoon that showed off some top quality rugby, amazing respect and sporting spirit amongst the teams and most importantly a lot of fun had by all involved.
Children from seven Merton Schools showed us just how much they have progressed at our first ever Aquatics Festival at Canons on Monday 10th July 2017.
Tuesday 4 July 2017 saw the final Wimbledon Cluster event of the year take place: Year 3/4 Rounders, held at Merton Cricket Club. Eight Wimbledon schools brought down a squad of enthusiastic athletes ready to battle their opponents on the rounders field.
All eight teams played a round robin format in one group, with teams playing a minimum of four games each.
On Thursday 27th April 2017, the inaugural Raynes Park Cluster Y3/4 Dodgeball Festival took place at Raynes Park High School. Six teams in total took part in the event which was run in a round robin format, with each team playing each other once across three courts.