Dragon Multi-Skills & Sport
What is Dragon Multi-Skills & Sport?
At Sport Wales our ambition is to get every child hooked on
sport for life. To achieve this it is essential that every child
has the opportunity to develop their physical skills.
Dragon Multi-Skills & Sport is the next step on the sporting
skills ladder afterPlay to Learn (3-7years). It is aimed at
children in the primary phase aged 7-11 years. The ethos of the
multi-skills approach is for young people to develop key physical
skills that are applicable to and transferable across a range of
What types of activities are involved?
Dragon Multi-skills addresses the development of
fundamental movement skills - agility, balance and coordination -
the ABC's. Every child develops at their own pace, so sessions are
tailored to meet the young persons needs and activities are
designed to support their physical development in a progressive
Following on from the Dragon Multi-skills approach is
Dragon Sport. As a child's fundamental skills
develop they will be introduced to more sport specific activities
How can I get involved?
Resources and training have been designed to encourage
parents, teachers, coaches and volunteers to get involved. All
resources can be found on our online shop - www.sportwales.org.uk/shop.
For further information on how to get involved in Dragon
Multi-Skills & Sportplease contact your local
Sports Development Team.