Oundle School pupil, Daphne Ngan (13) has taken first place in the Badminton England Northamptonshire U17 Bronze competition which saw players from all over the country, as far afield as Kent and Yorkshire, competing.
Congratulations to Ishwar Sharma, from St Michael's Prep School, Otford, who has not only been crowned UK U11 Yoga Champion at the age of 7, but who has also been selected to represent the UK in the European Championships in Prague later this year!
A million-pound makeover of a dilapidated old gym has resulted in a swish new Sports Hall with a superbly equipped fitness centre. It will help the development of elite athletes and also encourage all students to maintain their fitness levels.
Toby Crawcour, Ben Barbarash, Josh Imber, Joe Abrahams and Jacob Zakaim (11 and 12 years) from University College School, Hampstead, are UCS’s new table tennis team who have become surprise contenders in the national table tennis tournament.
Following a slightly disjointed season so far caused by the weather, the U11A team continued where they left off after victory in the St Andrew’s Tournament with another victory in the recent Royal Russell Tournament.
Three Culford Pupils have recently competed in the Suffolk County Championships. Charlie Whyte (L5), William Tozer (F4) and Niamh Perry (L5) competed in the long distance freestyle events, held at UEA SportsPark, Norwich.
Moreton was host to one of 28 regional IAPS Swimming Galas as well as a number of Lacrosse, Badminton, Netball and Hockey fixtures last Wednesday which saw over a hundred budding sportsmen and women arrive at the school.
Pangbourne Equestrian have qualified for Royal Windsor Horse Show, the UK’s largest outdoor horse show with international competitions in 3 different equestrian disciplines – Pangbourne Equestrian have qualified for the Show jumping category.
On Thursday 19 January, Bede’s 1st XI footballers undertook a three hour journey to rural Bedfordshire to compete in the quarter finals of the U18 English Schools Football Association cup against Sharnbrook School.
Congratulations to Year 7 pupil Henry Martin, who has been selected to join the England Fencing U13s Sabre team. At 12 years old, he will be one of the youngest in the age group and will be competing against an international field of fencers.