One of five Olympic boroughs, the North East London borough have won the Jubilee Trophy twice in their history in 1982 and 1987. They are traditionally strong in Volleyball.
Judo, Diving, Weightlifting, Archery and Athletics are other sports in which they have excelled. 2008 Olympic 100m finalist Jeanette Kwakye competed for Waltham Forest at the London Youth Games.
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GET IN TOUCH TO COMPETE
To get involved in our competitions, you will need to contact the BTO in your borough or via the LYG App you can register your interest.
Only a BTO or nominated Team Manager (TM) can enter a competition. A Borough can enter any number of Borough/ Open/ Schools competitions with a maximum of 1 team per competition.
A competitor is eligible to represent a borough if they are a resident or attend a school or college of further education in that borough. You cannot represent more than one borough in the same competition but competitors are allowed to compete for different boroughs in different competitions.