National School Sports Week powered by Sports Direct's Monster Kickabout

Monday 17 to Sunday 23 June 2024

This year's theme, powered by Sports Direct's Monster Kickabout, brings a special one-off Euro 2024 event that emphasises football as a means to engage young people in 60 minutes a day of PE, sport and play.


By registering, schools will receive free resources, lesson plans, classroom activities co-designed by young people for young people.  

We will be bringing all your favourite sports and school subjects together through football, helping teachers host a weeklong National School Sports Week celebration encouraging young people to get their 60 minutes a day of PE, sport and play! 

We will also be giving away free football packs containing Nike footballs, Monster Kickabout bibs and printed resources to 2,024 randomly selected schools who register before 03 June 2024. 

PLUS, be in with a chance to WIN an Athlete Mentor visit and £250 Sports Directory Voucher for your school. Simply register for National School Sport Week. *T&C’s apply

Schools sign up here...

School Sign Up


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Join us celebrating National School Sports Week, a prime opportunity to rally your workforce, teams and communities to champion 60 minutes a day of PE, sport and play. Whether your promoting, donating, or encouraging schools and communities to participate in fundraising efforts, every contribution makes a difference.  

You’ll receive free resources AND be in with the chance of winning an Athlete Mentor visit and £500 Sports Directory Voucher for a Sports Club of your choice, all you need to do is; 

Register, Promote and take part in Sports Star Friday #YSTSportsStarFriday *T&C’s apply 

If you are signing up as a School please use link above.


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We’re calling all families to champion the importance of 60 minutes a day of PE, sport and play! Whether it's donating to our campaign, encouraging schools and communities to participate in fundraising efforts or simply getting involved in activities at home from our free resources, every contribution makes a difference. 

The celebrations don’t end there, as you could WIN a sport inspired LEGO bundle! To be in with the chance of winning, all you need to do is; 

Register for National School Sports Week and take part in fundraising efforts throughout NSSW! *T&C’s apply 

Sports Star Friday

Get ready to unleash your inner athlete! Get involved in National School Sports Week and fundraise to help to raise awareness of 60 minutes a day of PE, Sport and Play for every child.

Sports Star Friday is an exciting celebration of young people’s love for sport and play where everyone can show how they like to get active with a sporty themed dress up day. On this special day, we invite you to dress up as your favourite sporting hero or sport and join us in supporting Youth Sport Trust initiatives nationwide.​

It's easy to get involved! Simply don your sports gear, gather your friends, colleagues, classmates, or pupils, and join us for a day filled with fun and fundraising. Got your own ideas? There are many ways to get active, show your support and make a difference. Whether it's a friendly game of football, 10k steps a day challenge, or a team challenge, there’s something for everyone to enjoy while making a positive impact.

To find out more and donate visit our Just Giving page:

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