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Sporting News and Events

Updated: 1.6.12

Annual inter-schools Mini Tennis Festival
On Wednesday 16th May, Year 3 & 4 pupils from seven local Primary Schools took part in the annual inter-schools Mini Tennis Festival at the East Grinstead Sports Club. With the weather being kind, the event kicked off with racquet and ball 'skill' games before the schools competed against other schools in some fun matches. Read more
Chartham Park donate a TRI GOLF set to Primary Schools
On Wednesday 29th September Chartham Park, through their Head of Coaching, Ben Knight, donated a TRI GOLF set to the East Grinstead cluster of Primary Schools. There to receive the fantastic equipment was Steve Hill (School Sports Co-Ordinator for Imberhorne School), Elaine Foxwell (Primary Link Teacher for St. Mary's) and Judith Smith (Primary Link Teacher for West Hoathly).Read more
OFFICIAL: National School Sports Week is a Success!!
Over 250 YR3 children from schools all around East Grinstead participated in a Sports Fair for The National School Sports Week. Steve Hill (School Sport Co-ordinator for Imberhorne School) organised the event in association with Mid-Sussex School Sports Partnership and the Imberhorne School sports leaders. Read more
Cricket Success for Felbridge
On Friday 21st May we went to the East Grinstead Sports Club where eleven schools were competing in a Yr 6 Kwik Cricket Tournament. Read more
Never too late for Wimbledon!?

Wimbledon hopefuls got to grips with the grass courts of East Grinstead Lawn Tennis Club at the annual East Grinstead Primary School Mini Red Tennis Tournament. Read more

Imberhorne Leader League
I am pleased to announce the winners of the 2010 Imberhorne Leader League. Read more
Thank you, Anton
Anton White is leaving his post as the Mini’s Chairman at the East Grinstead Rugby Club. Read more
School raises £265 for Sport Relief
The Sport Relief Fun Run, organised by the HSLA team and Steve Hill turned out to be a huge success with over 700 students in years 7, 8 and 9 participating. Read more
Hand – ball!!
Report from the handball tournament. Read more
Take Two.... Year 2 Multi Skills Event is a big success!
Over 350 Yr 2 Children from the local East Grinstead Primary Schools took part in the second Yr 2 Multi Skills Festival. Read more
Imberhorne Students try Thai!
Imberhorne students from both upper and lower school have had the amazing experience of being taught Thai Boxing. Read more
East Grinstead Primaryship Update
Congratulations to the football teams from TURNERS HILL, CRAWLEY DOWN, ESTCOTS AND ST. MARY’S for making it through the league phase of the East Grinstead Primaryship. The schools will battle it out for the coveted Primaryship trophy on the 5th May. Results Table
The Saints Go Marching On!
A report on the he Netball tournament at EG sports club. Read more
The High Fives Netball Tournament
On the 3rd of March 2010 schools in East Grinstead gathered around and began a high fives netball tournament at G4s netball club/sports centre. Read more
Primary evidence that the primaryship is a big hit once again!
A brilliant match report by Marcus Ally, Year 6: Match Report - The Meads versus St. Peters. Read more
Girls Football tournament

On the 4th of November Imberhorne School held a five a side girls football tournament. Four primary schools - Copthorne, St Marys's, Estcots and Halsford Park competed in this round robin event. More details

Leader League
Congratulations to Jenny Woodhouse, Phill Stagg, and Alice Pinder who finished as the top 3 in the first ever leader league. More details
Free Family Golf Lessons
Chartham Park has been awarded funding to hold FREE FAMILY GOLF LESSONS. More details
Sport Leaders and Play leaders team up for day of skipping coaching
Sport Leaders from Imberhorne Secondary School and Play leaders from Halsford Park Primary School teamed up for a day of skipping coaching on Friday 11th September. Read more
Area Sports Final Scores and Positions

The annual East Grinstead Area Sports Athletics event took place on Wednesday 8th July at Sackville School. All 13 East Grinstead based Primary Schools took part in the traditional summer send-off competition. Read more

Road to Eastbourne 2009

On the 20th of June 2009 eight pupils from St. Mary's school went to Devonshire Park in Eastbourne to play tennis for the school and had a wonderful surprise at the end ! Read more

Have fun and Keep Fit

East Grinstead Rugby Club field teams in the Sussex leagues from Under 13s (school year 7) through to Under 17s and Under 18s, Colts (sixth form). We always welcome new players who want to play a competitive and enjoyable standard of Rugby; the game that Martin Johnson describes as "the ultimate team game".

For more details and to find out how easy it is to join our club and to start pre-season training now, just ring David Hooker (Intermediates Chairman) on 01342 321292, or 07780 603407 -or email:-
-For further details on the club and facilities visit the website at

Ashurst ‘Willow’ Wood Win YR6 Cricket Tournament
On Wednesday 24th of June, some schools in East Grinstead travelled to East Grinstead Sports Club to play a cricket tournament. Read more
Community Sports Leader Award by Danielle Rouse
I am a sixth former at Imberhorne School, studying, History, German, English, Economics and involved in the CSLA course (community Sports Leader Award). Read more
East Grinstead Rugby Club
On SATURDAY the 4th OF JULY EAST GRINSTEAD RUGBY CLUB officially kicks off the new Rugby season. Read more
Kwik Cricket Tournament at East Grinstead Sports Club

On Wednesday 24th June 2009, there was a Kwik Cricket Tournament at East Grinstead Sports Club.

There were 4 teams which were Turners Hill, Copthorne, Crawley down and West Hoathly. Read more

Girls Football Tournament
On Wednesday the 1st April 10 teams from various surrounding schools took part in a girl’s 5-a-side football tournament at East Grinstead Football Club. All the girls demonstrated an outstanding level of enthusiasm and skill making the day a real success. Read more

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