To continue the legacy of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Active Partnerships work in partnership with the Youth Sport Trust, NGBs and local partners to deliver a comprehensive competitive sports programme for schools. Active Partnerships play a critical role in each of the four levels of competition, especially the County Festivals of Sport (Level 3).
942,093 young people participating in Level 3 festivals since 2011, 10% of particpants weere young disabled people supported by 11,943 young volunteers
Importantly, female participation at L3 remains higher than male in all four years of the School Games. Across the four years there were 7% more females than males participating.