Year 5/6 Basketball competition

On Friday 29th March 2019, a number of Greenwich primary schools participated in a Y5/6 basketball competition at Plumstead Manor School.

The competition was planned by student sports leaders and PE staff, with a special thanks to Rosemary, Richard and the school for hosting the event. 

The children also had an opportunity to meet professional basketball player Lamar Roberts (London Lions) as well as enjoy a fun skills session with Leo from Right Development Foundation.


What the participants had to say...

“Great to have a fun competition and meet a professional player”
Teaching Assistant

“Wow, I’ve really loved today, I want to be a pro like Lamar!!”
Year 6 Pupil

“Had a wonderful time at today's event and look forward to more comps at the school”
PE Lead




This particular competition focused on the school games value of Teamwork with each game also recognising respect through a Respect the Games award.


School value winners for Self Belief - Charlton Manor Primary School



School value winners for Respect - Discovery Primary School



A final thanks...

To PE Leads / supervising staff and all children for their enthusiasm and a huge thank you to John Roan for hosting the event.

We look forward to seeing you at future events!