Streamline the running of your School Sport Partnership with Sport Connect

“ As a School Games Organiser the administration of the partnership has totally changed ”

Nel Young — PDM, Folkestone

Put your event listings online

With Sport Connect you'll have an up-to-date schedule of your events available for schools to access on your own website calendar, browsable by date, event type or availability. Different event types are supported including festivals, team events, activities, staff meetings, and training courses.

  • Schools can download your event schedule to view offline
  • Restrict access to events by school or year group
  • Attach documents to events for attendees to see

Receive online bookings 24/7

Schools enrol themselves onto your events providing you with all the information needed. The relevant staff are automatically emailed the booking details, saving you time and paperwork. Manage all your events and bookings within your website.

  • Booking confirmations sent to attendees immediately
  • Automatic reminders sent to attendees days before the event
  • Know who's attending with online registers
  • Specify event booking limits and/or team sizes
  • Allow waiting lists for popular events

Your own website design

Every website comes with a design made just for you. We can create a new brand and logo for your partnership, or maybe you have an existing logo that needs a polish. Whatever your situation, your site won't go live until you are 100% happy with how it looks.

Online storage for your files

Each website comes with a place for you to store documents associated with your partnership and events. Say goodbye to large email attachments, printouts and USB drives. Keep everything in one central location instead, and control who can see it.

  • Attach files to events, articles, leagues, pages, etc.
  • Limit access to important files to certain staff
  • Organise files into categories
  • Schools can browse or search for the files they need

“ As a School Games Organiser the administration of the partnership has totally changed ”

Nel Young — PDM, Folkestone

Manage your leagues online

Administering leagues can be a time consuming job. Now you can build a league, add schools and set the rules in just a couple of minutes. Everything becomes available to schools and is fully managed on your website.

  • Use almost any scoring mechanism
  • Supports single or multi-venue events
  • Fixture lists are generated instantly
  • Schools can enter their own results, saving you the time
  • League tables are updated automatically as scores are added

Run Virtual Challenges

Add virtual challenges onto your website, choosing who can take part, how long they will run for and how results will be displayed. Once finished the system will stop new results from being added and work out the winner automatically! Whether you administer challenges yourself or delegate this to a competition manager, you can choose which results to publish and when.

  • Inter or intra-school challenges
  • Target challenges to specific schools or year groups
  • Flexible winning criteria

Send newsletters from your website

Include our newsletter system and start sending HTML newsletters directly from your website quickly and easily! Keep in touch with your colleagues and site visitors. Add rich content and promote your partnership's news and events with just a few clicks.

  • Simple block-by-block newsletter builder
  • Promote news and upcoming events automatically
  • Target schools and/or subscribers separately

Plus much more

  • Clubs Database

    Introduce local clubs to schools and parents by adding listings to your site, including contact details and accreditations.

  • Image Galleries

    Create photo albums to showcase your partnership's activities to parents, or share images with participating schools.

  • News Feed

    Keep people up to date with the latest happenings in your partnership including pictures and downloadable files.

  • Private Content

    Choose what parts of your site are visible to the world, and what should only be accessed by your schools or staff

  • Website Forum

    Promote conversation and idea sharing between your staff and schools. Control who can see and participate in discussions.

  • Equipment Loans

    Make it easy for schools to reserve your sports equipment. Avoid duplicate bookings and let everyone know where things are.

“ As a School Games Organiser the administration of the partnership has totally changed ”

Nel Young — PDM, Folkestone