Definition of Sport
For the purposes of Our policy, Sport is defined as “All forms of physical activity that contribute to physical fitness, mental well-being and social interaction, including play/active recreation,
organized/competitive sport, and informal sports/games.”
Play/Active Recreation: consist of activities such as: Exercise, Play, Dance, Walking or
Cycling, Traditional Ring Games, Tag or Rope Skipping.
Organized/Competitive Sport: involving participation in structured competitive activity
and involving talent development.
Informal Sports/Games: which are unstructured sporting activities such as street sports,
kick-about or scrimmages.
Get your full copy of the National Sports Policy and Strategic Plan here: NATIONAL SPORTS POLICY AND STRATEGIC PLAN 2013-2018