Compete at the london youth games

Your borough. Your sport. Your passion.

Ready to take part?

Our main competition programme includes 30 different sports and 90 different disciplines. Every London borough is invited to compete: so come along, get involved and represent.

School Games

Primary and seconday schools right across London 
come together every year at the School Games. They face off in four kinds of competition: intra-school, local 
inter-school, county finals and the School Games National Finals.
  1. Choose your sport
  2. Sign up at your school
  3. Start competing

Open Games

Every year, 33 London boroughs set their sights on the Jubilee Trophy, the ultimate prize in our Open Games. Your borough’s top scores in every competition all get added together. Whoever has the most points is declared the winner.

  1. Choose your sport
  2. Sign up with our app
  3. We’ll quickly get in touch

Find your sports

What would you like to compete in? At the London Youth Games, we champion 30 different kinds of sport.

upcoming athletics events

here's what
our competitors say

“
This is one of the most exciting events any young Londoner could wish to experience because it’s like a mini World Cup and Olympic Games all rolled into one.

Rachel Yankey

Gemma Gibbons

I was taken along to judo when I was six years old and I’ve been doing it ever since.

TO SIGN UP, JUST DOWNLOAD the
LYG APP

It’s easy to get started. Download our app and we’ll sign you straight up to the London Youth Games. You can register for yourself or for anyone else who wants to get involved. Then we’ll connect you with the teams, events and communities most relevant to you. We can send you alerts, as well, to keep you posted on the latest results from your borough. Ready to get going?

Together with Playwaze we have developed an app that lets you manage, select and message your teams. All participants in the Games need to be a member so why not download it and register today to get started.
Connect with events and other athletes
Sign up to compete in the games
Create teams and enter competitions
Connect with events and other athletes
Sign up to compete in the games
Create teams and enter competitions

Fuelling more than fitness

Football? Netball? Athletics? At the London Youth Games, young athletes can find the sport that’s right for them. But it’s not just about physical fitness. It’s about boosting mental health and developing new social skills, too.

contact your borough

Islington

Mike Bishop

Enfield

Active Enfield Team

Manage your teams with our app

It’s easy to create and manage all your teams in one place with the London Youth Games app. Once you’ve signed up, you’ll always be ready to enter your next competition. And we’ll send you alerts so you’re always up to speed with what’s going on in your borough.