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School Sports Day Themed Team Building Sessions


Altitude’s School Sports Day Team Building activities will transport you back to your childhood so you can relive the fun and excitement of the end-of-summer term classic!  An arena of brightly coloured bunting will play host to the track where teams will compete in a series of head to head track and field events culminating in the essential sports day finale – the relay!

As with all of our Corporate Events and Team Building Activities, our School Sports Day Team Building Events can be specifically designed to suit your budget, number of participants, time and space available.  On a School Sports Day Event, you can expect the usual fun and frolics involved with the egg and spoon race, javelin throwing and a whole host of other wacky options!  We guarantee that the twists and alternative take on your favourite classics will make this an unforgettable day for all, regardless of fitness or ability.  School Sports Day Events are as hilarious to watch as they are to take part in, thus bringing a light-hearted side to a Team Building Event!

So contact Altitude Events with your specific requirements and we will be happy to discuss which of our track and field events will be best suited to your requirements.  With a huge range of events available we can find games and activities suitable for everyone to take part in no matter what age or fitness level.

Our School Sports Day Team Building Events are available throughout the Southeast to venues in London, Essex, Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey, East and West Sussex, Kent, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire.  All activities are covered under our £10 million PLI policy with full risk assessments.

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If you can’t see the answer to your School Sports Day Hire question(s) below, please do not hesitate to contact us on or on 0330 133 0900 / 07832 227 571.

About our School Sports Days

How many people can take part in a School Sports Day?

We usually have teams of up to 10 people per team and we can happily run a School Sports Day Event for between 2 and 12 teams.

Can anyone take part in a School Sports Day?

Yes!  Whilst some of the activities in this style of event are very physical there are also many that are not, so people can choose which ones to take part in during the event.  We generally run School Sports Day Events for adult groups although we could tailor one for children over 10yrs old if needed.

Can a School Sports Day operate in bad weather?

Some Inflatables cannot be used in wet weather as the inflatable becomes too slippery to operate it safely.  In which case we may need to adapt the game selection slightly to allow us to carry on running the event.  As with all Inflatables we need to stop operating if wind speed exceeds 24mph.

What you need

What space do you need to run a School Sports Day?

Inflatables cannot be used outside on hard standing for H&S reasons as we cannot secure them to the ground properly. We would, therefore, need a large area of flat grass to set up on with direct vehicle access for the vans.  We could look at running a version indoors if you had a large space such as a warehouse, exhibition hall or maybe a large Sports Centre.

When do you run School Sports Days?

We only operate School Sports Day Events outside between April and the middle of October as the ground and weather conditions are not usually suitable for them over the winter months.

Do the activities require a power supply?

Yes, the inflatables will require mains power sockets within 50m of the setup area. Please note that our extension cables cannot run across roadways, paths or busy open public areas where they will become a trip hazard. For outdoor events where a power supply is unavailable, Altitude Events can supply generators on prior request (this is subject to a small additional cost).

Do I need to supply anything or does your School Sports Day package come with everything it needs?

Other than a venue to set up on, we supply everything required to run the games, including the inflatables, ancillary equipment, bunting and operators.  We would suggest you got a supply of water/soft drinks for your participants and we also recommend a medic is booked to be on standby for these style of physical events.

How long does a School Sports Day take to set up?

Depending on the ease of access, the event will take our staff between 2 and 3 hours to set up.


Do the games come with staff to run the activities?

Yes, our staff (CRB/DBS checked and 1st aid trained) will remain with the games throughout your event. They will give all players a detailed briefing of how the zone works and run/score the games for you.

How safe are School Sports Day Events?

Sessions are run by fully trained, experienced staff members (staff are first aid trained and CRB/DBS checked). We also operate with £10 million public liability insurance and have full risk assessments. All our Inflatables have an annual safety test carried out and all electrical items are PAT tested for electrical safety.


How much does it cost to book a School Sports Day Event?

We will tailor-make each School Sports Day quote to the specifics of an enquiry dependent on factors such as your venue address, date of hire, number of participants, etc.

Are there any additional costs?

The quote we send to you is all-inclusive so there are no hidden extras to be wary of.

How do I book?

Give us a call or send an e-mail and we can check your desired date(s) for availability and give you a quote. When you are ready to confirm, we will send out a booking form complete with the booking terms and conditions to check over. Once filled in, please return it to us along with payment.  We take a 25% deposit to secure a booking date and the balance is due 1 month before the hire date. Then sit back and count down the days until we arrive!

Are there options to customize our hire to advertise a product or event?

Staff uniform can certainly be tailored to advertise a chosen product or event and if you do have any other specific ideas please do get in touch and we can see how we can help!

How far will Altitude travel for an event?

Although we are based in the South East, we will travel anywhere to do an event.  However, if it is very far from our base, the price will reflect this. Primarily our School Sports Day Events are held in East Sussex, West Sussex, Surrey, Kent, Essex, Berkshire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire and London.  Please contact us for further information if this is something that you would be interested in.

What towns have you provided activities in?

Altitude Events are completely mobile. Towns we have visited include Uckfield, Eastbourne, Hastings, Ashford, Folkestone, Brighton, Littlehampton, Burgess Hill, Haywards Heath, East Grinstead, Horsham, Crawley, Gatwick, Redhill, Reigate, Dorking, Leatherhead, Cobham, Walton, Guildford, Farnham, Godalming, Aldershot, Epsom, Sutton, Croydon, Oxted, Caterham, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Cranbrook, Bromley, Orpington, Maidstone, Dartford, Rochester, Chatham, Sittingbourne, Chichester, Worthing, Bexhill and many more!

Why choose Altitude Events?

From the very moment you first make contact, you will see how professionally the company is run and the high standards that we work to. Since we started in 2004 we have never let a client down and once we take a booking we guarantee that we will honour that, unlike many other companies. Check out our testimonials page for comments from our past customers.  Our equipment is all in good condition and well maintained.  What you see advertised on our website is what actually turns up on the day, we do not advertise activities or services that we do not offer directly.


Thank you very much to you and all of your team for organising such a great day on Tuesday. The whole day was run very efficiently and smoothly; the size of groups and activities chosen were ideal, and the element of competition was well worth having. The communication before the day was first rate and all the pupils really enjoyed it. The only problem was that the older pupils who turned up for games in the afternoon were very grumpy that they had not enjoyed such a day when they were in Year 9!

Richard Cook, School Enrichment Day

It was a great day! I spoke with Mark and he was fantastic a real credit to your company!! We will definitely be using you again!!!!!!!!!!

Mandy Welsh, Corporate Activity Afternoon, Brighton

Also, a big thank you to the guys on Sunday, the feedback was faultless.

Charlie, Corporate Event Organiser, Hertfordshire

A quick note to say a big thank you to you and your team for the fantastic activities you put on Friday. Everyone who attended had a hugely enjoyable day and despite the tropical shower everything went very smoothly.

Ben Gamble, Corporate Activity Day, Surrey

I just wanted to thank you and your team for everything Friday. The events were brilliant, you all looked after us so well and everyone cannot stop talking about how much fun they had. A very very big thank you to you all.

Ellie Richmond, Corporate Activity Day, Sussex

I have been meaning to drop you a line to thank you and your guys for being brilliant. It was really nice to be able to hand over to such professional group. The feedback has all been really positive.

Emma Boyles, Corporate Activity Day, Surrey

Thanks so much for a fabulous day, and for making it so much more enjoyable with your great sense of humour and fun! I've had great feedback from the team.

Gaynor Stevens, Council Team Building Away Day, Kent