On the 6th April 2022 Active Wrexham held an inter schools football tournament, The Welsh Schools FA Primary 5’s at The Rock in Cefn Mawr that was backed by #Wrecsam2025 City of Culture bid.
The tournament saw 24 schools compete over the course of the day with the team from Ysgol Rhostyllen winning overall. The team will now represent Wrexham in the County Finals in Newtown on the 6th May
A spokesperson from Active Wrexham said, “It was great to see so many schools competing in the Welsh Schools FA Primary 5’s competition, the competition provided an excellent opportunity for all schools that entered to compete in a county wide event. It was made even more enjoyable seeing children with smiles on their faces and being active after the challenges they have faced due to the pandemic”.
A tournament will be run after the Easter holidays which will be the same format however this will be exclusively for girls to give them the opportunity to compete in tournament which will allow greater opportunities for girls to take part in sport.