Welcome to our site for the Guernsey Island Games Association.

We are looking forward to hosting the NatWest International Island Games in July 2023 and planning is well underway for the delayed Games.

Why Guernsey? 

Guernsey has a proud tradition of support for the Island Games both as a competitor and as a host.  The island has hosted the games twice in 1987 and 2003. Many facilities are already suitable for hosting a top class Games.

The support of the Island community is obviously paramount to the success of the Games, and excitement for the 2023 Games is already gathering pace. The organising committee is in place, and various sports associations on the island are busy preparing.


Dan Guillemette’s Tips for Success in Sport

Guernsey-based Physiotherapist, Dan Guillemette, has worked in elite professional sport for 13 years. He has previously competed as an athlete in the Island Games and has also been involved as a medical practitioner. Dan talks about the next generation of aspirational athletes and the four key pillars of human performance – technical, tactical, physiological and …

Meet the Athletes – Sam Herridge

Island Games veteran, Sam Herridge, tells us about her amazing experience representing Guernsey in swimming at the games in 2003. In a video from our sponsors, Utmost International Guernsey, Sam talks about immense support from the home crowd and the electric atmosphere in the pool.