World School Games Returns to Dubai for 2024
It’s that exciting time once more as we welcome the return of the World School Games to the vibrant city of Dubai this week with schools from across the globe gearing up to showcase their talents in 2024.
Schools hailing from countries such as Russia, Greece and the United Arab Emirates will converge in the luxurious setting of Dubai for an exhilarating week of sports, encompassing athletics, swimming, and football across U11, U13, and U15 age groups.
The eagerly awaited opening ceremony will kick off the festivities on Thursday morning, with students gearing up for athletic events shortly after. Friday will witness international teams making a splash in swimming events to accrue points for their schools.
On Saturday, the global football stage will see new champions crowned, concluding the World School Games with an exciting football tournament before the gala dinner and awards ceremony.
The participating schools competing in the three-day international youth event are listed below:
Brookes Moscow (Russia)
ACS Cobham (England)
Campion School (Greece)
St. Catherine’s British School (Greece)
St George International School (Bulgaria)
International School Kazan (Russia)
Safa Community School (UAE)
JESS Ranches (UAE)
JESS Jumeirah (UAE)
DIA Emirates Hills (UAE)
South View (UAE)
GEMS WSO (UAE)
Muna British Academy (UAE)
Repton Al Barsha (UAE)
GEMS World Academy (UAE)
DIA Barsha (UAE)
German International School (UAE)
The highlights from last year’s U13 & U15 Games can be viewed below:
Spread across various state-of-the-art sports centres in Dubai, the World School Games will provide pupils with the opportunity to shine in one of the world’s most iconic cities. As the young athletes compete for victory across the three sports, each school aims to accumulate maximum points to secure the coveted title of World School Games 2024 Champions.
Everyone at WSG wishes all the participants the best of luck in this year’s World School Games in Dubai!
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