15th November 2021

In the Loop 
A weekly information sheet updating you about PE and Sport Developments in our schools.  
Week Commencing 15th November 2021

Yr5/6 Basketball Competition

We look forward to seeing schools at Herne Bay High School on Wednesday. Please arrive from 1.10pm onwards for a 1.30pm start. 
Entries: Davington, Joy Lane, Luddenham, Bysing Wood, Hernhill, Boughton, Ethelbert Road, Herne Bay Juniors, Briary, Herne Juniors, Whitstable Jnrs, Swalecliffe, St Mary’s Catholic

KS1 & KS2 Wake up and Shake up Festival/Competition

Date: Wednesday 8th December
Venue: Boughton Village Hall
Time: KS1 Festival: 10.00-11.30am
KS2 Competition: 12.45-2.15pm
KS1 entries: Herne Infants, Joy Lane, Bysing Wood, Boughton, Ethelbert Road, Westmeads
KS2 entries: Joy Lane, Bysing Wood, Boughton, Ethelbert Road, Herne Juniors, Briary (and teams from the Dover partnership)

As previously mentioned, unfortunately parent spectators are not permitted at this event this year.


Information regarding the Netball League has been sent out today. Good luck to schools participating in the league. Please send your results to Anna after each game. All fixtures need to be completed by the end of Term 5 (Friday 27th May). Results to be announced in Term 6.
Entries: Swalecliffe x2, Whitstable Juniors, Davington, Hampton, HBJS, Joy Lane, Reculver, St Mary’s Catholic, Herne Juniors, Boughton, Ethelbert Road, Luddenham, Bysing Wood, Whitstable Endowed


Entry to the following competitions is now open. Further details/team requirements etc are to be sent out in our updated Competition Handbook which you will receive this week. Please be reminded that there is a maximum number of teams that we can accommodate so entries are on a first come, first served basis but must be received by the entry deadline, Friday 27th November.  

Yr 2 Cornerball Competition
Date: Wednesday 19th January
Venue: HBHS Arena and Sportshall
Time: 1.30-3.45pm

Yr3/4 Cornerball Festival 
Date: Wednesday 19th January
Venue: HBHS Arena and Sportshall
Time: 1.30-3.45pm   

Please note this event is targeted at pupils who feel would benefit from experiencing an event in a non-competitive environment. There will be no winners at the end. Please do not select pupils that regularly attend competitions.

KS1, Yr3/4 & Yr5/6 Speed Stacking Festival
Date: Wednesday 2nd February
Venue: HBHS
Time: 1.30-3.45pm


Please note that entries are not yet open for these competitions. We are hoping to give you provisional dates for your diaries so that you can plan ahead. 

KS1 & KS2 Virtual Solo Dance Competition

More information to follow in the competition handbook

KS1, Yr3/4 & Yr5/6 Cross Country
Date: Wednesday 2nd March
Venue: HBHS
Time: 1.30-3.45pm

Yr5/6 Handball Competition
Date: Wednesday 9th March
Venue: HBHS
Time: 1.30-3.45pm

Yr3/4 & Yr5/6 Quicksticks Hockey Competition
Date: 16th or 30th March
Venue: The Herne Bay Sports Hub
Time: Yr3/4 = 9.00-12noon~Yr5/6 = 1.00-4.00pm


Please see attached flyer which gives details on a free online course to help you use new resources developed by the LTA. You will receive a resource pack and £250 voucher if you complete the course! 

Other things happening this week:

Monday 15th November:
D Packer - PE support in Briary Primary School (All day)
PE support in Briary Primary School (PM)

Wednesday 17th November:
D Packer– Luddenham Sports Crew Training (AM)
C Steele – Delivering Swimming CPD 
Yr5/6 Basketball Competition @ HBHS

Thursday 18th November:
H Small – Davington (PM)

Hannah & the Sports Partnership Team
Working together to improve PE and School Sport!

LTA Primary Flyer 15th November