Specsavers Surrey Youth Games 2018

The Specsavers Surrey Youth Games, which takes place on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 June 2018, is the largest annual youth sporting festival in Surrey, involving over 2,000 young people over the course of the competition weekend.

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In the lead up to the competition, Guildford Borough Council, in partnership with local clubs and coaches, provides free taster sessions in various sports across the borough.

Registration is now open for this year's free training sessions.

Dates

The Specsavers Surrey Youth Games competition weekend is Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 June.

Registration

Before you register your child, please read the list of available sessions and criteria per sport. Your child needs to either live, or go to school, in Guildford Borough and be of the correct age/gender in order to register for Team Guildford's free trial sessions.

Register your child for free taster sessions now:


For more information, please contact the Sport Development Officer by calling 01483 444769 or emailing sportsdevelopment@guildford.gov.uk.

All sports are open to complete beginners who may be trying the sport for the first time.

All sports age groups are set by the National Governing Bodies of sport in line with national targets.

Surrey Youth Games taster sessions 2018

Sport

Age

School year

Venue

Taster session dates

Times

Badminton

 

 

 

Boys and girls
9 - 11 yrs

5 and 6

Arena B, Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, GU2 7AD.

Wednesdays 

9 May to 20 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term, note the fifth session is a Friday)

5pm to 6pm

Boys and girls 11-14 yrs

7, 8 and 9

Arena B, Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, GU2 7AD.

6pm to 7pm

Boccia

Junior boys and girls 7-13 yrs

3-10

To be confirmed.

Please contact the Sport Development Officer.

 

Senior boys and girls 13-18  yrs

9-13

Boxing

 

Non-contact*

Boys and girls 11-16 yrs

*Non-contact boxing is skills based training with pads and gloves.

7 to 11

Guildford City Boxing Club, 150 Cabell Road, Guildford, GU2 8JH.

Tuesdays

8 May to 19 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

 

6.15pm to 7.45pm

 

Cricket

Girls 8-11 yrs

4, 5 and 6

Merrow Cricket Club, Epsom Road, Guildford, GU4 7AA.

Saturdays

28 April to 16 June 2018.

9am to 10am

 

Football

 

Junior and Senior girls 7-11 yrs

3 and 4, 5 and 6

Sutherland Memorial Park Astroturf Pitch, Clay Lane, Burpham, Guildford, GU4 7JU.

Wednesdays

9 May to 20 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

6pm to 7pm

Hockey

 

 

Boys and girls 9-11 yrs

5 and 6

AGP 2, Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, GU2 7AD.

Thursdays

10 May to 21 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

5pm to 6pm

Judo*

Junior boys 8-11 yrs

5 and 6 and born between: 25 Jun 06 and 24 Jun 10

Witley Judo Club, Chandler School, Middlemarch, Roke Lane, Witley, Godalming, GU8 5PB.

 

 

Saturdays

21 April to 23 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

*Please note Judo is only open to young people who are completely new to the sport.

 

9am to 10am**

**Participants are welcome to stay until 11am to receive extra free training.

 

 

Junior girls 8-11 yrs

Senior boys 12-15 yrs

7 to 9 and born between: 25 Sep 02 and 24 Jun 06

Senior girls 12-15 yrs

Lacrosse

Boys and girls 11-15 yrs

7-10

Stoke Park, Nightingale Road, Guildford, GU1 1ER.

Sundays

29 April to 17 June 2018 (excluding bank holiday weekend and May Half Term)

10.30am to 12pm

Mini Tennis

Boys and girls 7-8 yrs

3

Tennis Courts 1 and 2, Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, GU2 7AD.

OR

Ash Tennis Club, Ash Hill Road, Ash, Guildford GU12 5DP.

Wednesdays

9 May to 20 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

OR

Saturdays

28 April to 16 June (excluding May Half Term)

4.30pm to 5.30pm

 

 


2pm to 3pm

Netball

Junior girls 11-13 yrs

7 and 8

Netball courts 6, 7 and 8, Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, GU2 7AD.

Mondays

30 April to 18 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

7pm to 8pm

Netball High 5

Girls 9-11 yrs

5 and 6

Netball Courts 3 and 4, Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, GU2 7AD.

Tuesdays

8 May to 19 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

5pm to 6pm 

Squash

 

 

 

Junior boys and girls 7-10 yrs

3, 4 and 5

Squash Courts 4-6, Surrey Sports Park, University of Surrey, Richard Meyjes Road, Guildford, GU2 7AD.

Fridays

11 May to 22 June 2018 (excluding May Half Term)

4pm to 5pm

Senior boys and girls 10-13 yrs

6, 7 and 8

5pm to 6pm

Touch Rugby

Girls 9-11 yrs

5 and 6

Guildfordians Rugby Club, The Pavilion, London Road, Guildford, GU1 1TU.

Sundays

13 May to 17 June 2018 (excluding 27 May)

10am to 11.30am

 

 

You can view videos from Surrey Youth Games 2015 here...