Congratulations to Bromsgrove School pupil Jake Wingfield for his success at the World Scholars’ Cup.
Around 13,000 pupils from all over the world compete in 100 regional rounds. Upon qualification, pupils are given the option to attend one of four Global rounds in Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, Durban or Barcelona.
From the Bangkok regional round, Year 9 pupil Jake competed in the Kuala Lumpur global round, qualifying for the final known as the Tournament of Champions, held at Yale University. The best 1,000 scholars from the Global Rounds competed over four days in debating, essay writing and a series of multiple choice tests; Jake achieved a Gold Medal for the Arts and Music section of the Scholars’ Challenge and Silver Medals for the Science section of the Scholars’ Challenge and the Scholars’ Bowl.