Horizon English School, Dubai British School
Horizon English School, Dubai British School Jumeirah Park & GEMS WSO Raring to Undertake the World It has a particular month on the morning until the very best young athletes from worldwide descend on the UAE in for The World School Games 2018. The distinctive international multi sport event is going to present a chance to showcase the talent, sportsmanship & variety of primary school pupils anywhere.
The World School Games is a three day international sports event staged in Dubai and also attended by several of most esteemed International facilities across the world. Teams of between 16 24 pupils from every college will participate in athletics, swimming and football in a bid to accumulate most areas and also be crowned World Champions.
James Hair, of The World School Games organising committee commented, “Our vision is creating a truly global event which brings together pupils from all around the planet, breaks down cultural and social barriers, and also celebrates the skills and variety of kids from various countries, backgrounds plus education systems. Sports activity is a crucial part of Dubai’s this community and contemporary identity provides the best location to host this particular global event.”
Reining U11 BSME small games champions Horizon English School are the newest Dubai school to register because of the tournament. Head of Physical Education at Horizon, David Tangney, said: “At Horizon we are huge on sport and so obviously we are excited for the World Primary School Games. As a college we admirably to win the BSME only at that age group, today our athletes are anticipating testing themselves over the globe stage.”
Horizon English School are joined by Dubai British School Jumeirah Park (DBSJP), Jumeirah Primary School, Foremarke School and GEMS Wellington Academy Silicon Oasis (WSO) in representing the UAE in 2018.
Thomas Ashby, Pupil Engagement Leader & PE Teacher at DBSJP, said, “We are honoured to be among the several schools representing host city, Dubai, in the inaugural World School Games. The team of ours plus team members are training hard preparing for every one of the athletics & cannot wait around to participate in our very first ever global competition!”
Schools from Spain, Greece, Kazakhstan, Uganda and Nigeria have registered for all the Games, that will in part be staged at Dubai’s premier sports venue – Dubai Sports City. Notable attendees incorporate St Catherine’s British School (Athens), Kid’s International School (Lagos), and reigning COBIS Primary Games champions 4 years working, St Saviour’s School, Ikoyi.
“It’s a tournament we’re very encouraged to be part of,” said Matthew Thomas, Physical Education instructor at WSO. “Our squads regularly perform at a top level on the DAPSA circuit and, in The planet Primary School Games, they now have a chance to represent the school of theirs at the very greatest level.”
Although overseas registrations for the planet Primary School Games have finally closed, 2 locations remain for UAE schools. Schools thinking about competing must show the interest of theirs by emailing: registertheworldschoolgames.com
Registered facilities include:
– Haileybury School Almaty (Kazakhstan)
– Rainbow International School (Uganda)
– Lagos Preparatory School (Nigeria)
– St Saviour’s School Ikoyi (Nigeria)
– Kid’s International School (Nigeria)
– St Catherine’s British School (Greece)
– English International College (Spain)
– Horizon English School (Dubai)
– Dubai British School Jumeirah Park (Dubai)
– GEMS Wellington Academy Silicon Oasis (Dubai)
Gulf Youth Sport may be the official press partner of The planet Primary School Games 2018. Selected events are going to be live streamed so households across the planet is able to tune in and help.