Intent – why?
• Develop and improve physical fitness (cardiovascular fitness, flexibility, body composition, muscular strength, muscular endurance, posture, balance and core stability)
• Develop fundamental movement skills (Locomotor, Stability, Manipulative)
Sportshall primary format 2021
Each team must consist of six girls and six boys from years 4, 5 or 6 (can be all from one year or a mixture)
Each athlete can take part in a maximum or three track and two field events which this year consist of the following:
On the track:
2 + 2 – two boys and two girls both running 2 laps in a relay style format
1 + 1 – two boys and two girls both running 1 lap in a relay style format
6 lap parlauf – two boys and two girls running 6 laps in a relay style format (how many laps each athlete completes is up to the team manager (i.e. athlete 1 runs two laps, athlete 2 runs two laps, athlete 1 then runs one lap and finally athlete 2 runs the final lap)
4 x 1 – four boys and four girls run 1 lap each in a relay style format
Obstacle relay – four boys and four girls run 1 lap of our traditional obstacle course
And in the field:
Standing triple jump – 3 boys and 3 girls
Standing long jump – 3 boys and 3 girls
Speed bounce – 3 boys and 3 girls
Chest push (1kg medicine ball) – 3 boys and 3 girls
Teamsheets will be sent out prior to the event and MUST be returned before the event.
Athletes can only take part in one field event per session i.e one jump and either chest push or speed bounce.
Athletes will take part in single gender competitions and events denoted above will be for both sexes.