Sports Puzzles

Sports puzzles for children - including crosswords, word searches and word sudoku puzzles - on all sorts of favourite sports.

We are in the process of building up this collection to cover many more sports. In the meantime I hope you will enjoy the collection below.

Baseball Cap Grid Copy

Baseball Cap Grid Copy

Can the kids copy the baseball cap from the left grid to the right? Once done, why not try drawing another unaided, and colour it in?

Baseball Grid Copy

Baseball Grid Copy

Do your kids enjoy playing baseball in the summer? Why not print out this fun baseball grid copy puzzle for them, as something a little different to do...  

Baseball Word Search

Baseball Word Search

Baseball fans will enjoy trying to find all the baseball themed words in this word search puzzle...

Cricket Grid Copy

Cricket Grid Copy

For those who enjoy a bit of cricket in the summer, why not print out this cricket grid copy puzzle for something different to do!

Cricket Word Search

Cricket Word Search

Cricket has lots of unique words, and we've included lots of them in this fun word search puzzle!

Football Boots Grid Copy

Football Boots Grid Copy

Football boots are really tricky to draw well, so this grid copy puzzle is one for older children. Copy the boots across to the blank grid, concentrating on a square at a time...

Football Grid Copy

Football Grid Copy

Here's a challenge for the kids! Can they copy the football, complete with its hexagon design, from the grid on the left to the blank grid on the right? It's not easy!

Football Word Scramble

Football Word Scramble

Here's a fun football themed puzzle to keep the kids busy. Can they unscramble the words and write them correctly? The pictures will give them some hints.

Goalkeeper Poster

Goalkeeper Poster

Here is another in our set of football posters – this one showing the indispensable goalkeeper!

Rugby Boggler Puzzle

Rugby Boggler Puzzle

How many words can the kids make out of the letters in our boggler puzzle, following the rules on the sheet? Remember that there are hidden rugby themed words to look for, too!

Rugby Grid Copy

Rugby Grid Copy

It takes a fair amount of concentration a steady hand and careful counting to complete one of grid copy puzzles. Here's a fun picture of a rugby player to copy from the left grid to the right.

Rugby Maze - Easy

Rugby Maze - Easy

Here is our simplest rugby themed maze for the youngest children. Just print and enjoy!

Rugby Maze - Hard

Rugby Maze - Hard

Here's our hardest rugby maze - and this really is quite a difficult puzzle for the kids to get their teeth into!

Rugby Maze - Medium

Rugby Maze - Medium

This rugby maze is a little challenging! Can the children find the path from the rugby player to the rugby ball?

Rugby Word Search

Rugby Word Search

Here's a word search puzzle with a rugby theme - perfect for the World Cup or just for rugby fans anytime.

Ski Maze

Ski Maze

Here's a nice simple finger or pencil tracing activity for younger children. Which route should the skier take to reach the finish line?

Skier Grid Copy

Skier Grid Copy

Here's a tricky grid copy puzzle, perfect for an indoor afternoon. Using the squares as a guide, carefully copy the skier onto the the blank grid.

Snowboarder Grid Copy

Snowboarder Grid Copy

If you can't get out and try snowboarding you can at least try drawing a snowboarder! Our grid copy makes it easy if you work through the squares one by one. Don't forget to colour him in when you've finished.

How Many Words Soccer Puzzle

Soccer How Many Words Puzzle

I'm not sure when football became known as "the beautiful game", but I thought it might be a fun title for a "how many words" puzzle for the kids. Treat this as a solo challenge, complete with friends, or race against a group of other children.

Sport Alphabet Challenge

Sport Alphabet Challenge

Here's a fun puzzle for sports fans - although even the biggest fans might come unstuck on X, Y and Z! Try to think up a sporty word for each letter of the alphabet...

Summer Sports Boggler Puzzle

Summer Sports Boggler Puzzle

Our summer sports boggler puzzle asks kids to find as many words as possible from the letters in the grid. We have hidden some summer sports words for bonus points.

Surfing Grid Copy

Surfing Grid Copy

Here's a fun activity for a rainy day at the beach! Can the kids copy our picture of a surfer from the left grid to the right?

Tennis Boggler Puzzle

Tennis Boggler Puzzle

Find as many words as you can in this tennis boggler puzzle. You get bonus points for longer words and tennis themed words!

Tennis Grid Copy

Tennis Grid Copy

Here's a fun tennis-themed grid copy activity for tennis fans! It's quite a tricky picture, so best for older children. Just copy the squares one at a time.

Tennis - How Many Words

Tennis How Many Words Puzzles

How many smaller words can you make out the words GAME, SET AND MATCH? Children can complete this on their own, or perhaps against the clock as a group challenge in the classroom?

Tennis Maze

Tennis Maze

Can you help the tennis player find a path through the maze to pick up a new ball? This printable maze is perfect for younger children.

UK Sports Word Search

UK Sports Word Search

Find the hidden sports - all popular in the UK - in this printable word search puzzle.

US Sports Word Search

US Sports Word Search

Find all the sports - either from the US or particularly popular in America - in this fun printable word search puzzle.

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