Trampolining success at the National Finals

The Trampoline and Tumbling National Finals 2015, were held at the International Centre in Telford on 11th/12th July. Gymnasts from all over the UK had competed all season to qualify for this event, and it was a fantastic competition and venue. The gymnasts had to perform a compulsory and voluntary routine to a panel of […]

Stoke SSP Dance announce dates for 2016

Stoke School Sport Partnerships are delighted to announce the next annual dance spectacular will take place at the Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent over 4 nights in March, 2016.  We anticipate over 1,400 performers from 5 to 20 from over 60 schools/academies/colleges to take part, with an audience of over 3,000 parents.  If you would like to […]

Dance 15 spectacular

Nearly 1,400 children and young people from 53 schools/academies/colleges took to the Victoria Hall stage to wow audiences once again.  The 4 night dance spectacular with a theme of ‘Picture This. Make your painting come to life’ really brought to life paintings which had been chosen by the performers from Vincent van Gogh’s famous ‘The […]

Excel Academy provides the lead for Change4Life

Pupils from 11 North Stoke schools enjoyed an afternoon of fun activity and healthy eating in December 2014 at Excel Academy at the first Change4Life Festival of the school year.
Taking part were Ball Green PS, Carmountside Academy, Greenways PS, Holden Lane PS, Hanley St Lukes CEPS, Milton PS, Sneyd Green PS, St Marys CEPS Summerbank […]

Congratulations to Paul Sunderland, 4th place in Youth Olympic Games

Report from Olympic website: Paul Sunderland (Stoke Sixth Form College student and past head boy at Trentham High School) insists his Youth Olympic Games adventure has already exceeded all expectations after booking his spot in the K1 slalom semi-finals.
Sunderland got his Youth Olympic Games underway on Saturday, however just fell short of the quarter-finals in […]

Paul Sunderland (Canoeist) & Will Knight (Shot) – South Stoke STARS squad success

Congratulations to Paul Sunderland, the canoeist, who has been selected to represent GB at the Youth Olympics in China this summer. At the Youth Olympics he will be competing head to head against other athletes of the same age group from all over the globe. 32 other young GB athletes will be flying out to […]

Kieran Martin wins silver medal in the NDP 8 15-16 boys trampolining final finishing 2nd in GB!

Both Kieran and Callum Martin from Trentham High School have done incredibly well to qualify during the season for the Finals, by hitting minimum form scores and difficulty tariffs, but only Kieran was able to compete this weekend, as Callum had to be withdrawn due to injury. The National Finals took place over 2 days, […]

Dance 14 show clip

Click here for a snippet of our fantastic dance event which took place over 4 nights at The Victoria Hall in Stoke-on-Trent in March 2014


Academy to host sporting Excel-lence for schoolchildren

Pupils from Primary Schools across the City will come together as part of a special event to celebrate National School Sport Week.
More than 240 schoolchildren, aged between 8 and 11 years old, will take part in The Excel Academy School Games on Friday, June 27th, where they will get to try a range of exciting […]

South Stoke STARS squad members continue to shine

Will Knight (Athlete)
Congratulations to Will Knight who came 1st in both the discus and the shot at the Staffordshire schools championships on 14th June at Northwood Stadium. Will continued his run of success at the Mason Trophy in Birmingham on 21st June, again winning both the shot and the discus competitions with PBs. Will smashed […]