Mission Planning

How to... organise a sports tournament

  • Author From the Christians in Sport website. Used by permission.

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Sports people love to compete. A well-run tournament or competition will be very popular. You may like to host a tournament for an individual sport such as badminton or tennis, but there are also advantages of hosting a team game competition, where more people can get involved and family members and friends can either join in or watch. Sports tournaments are a good way of bringing people together, building relationships and challenging stereotypes of what constitutes a church activity.