Cranleigh Prep pupil, Xavier Laurillard, currently in Year 7, was the youngest player representing the U15 England Chess team during the last week of the Easter holidays, playing chess in Frydek Mistek in Czech Republic.
Shiplake College's 1st VIII have made history for the school, by winning national rowing competition Schools' Head of the River. This is the first time that Shiplake have won the title, beating big rowing schools such as Westminster and Eton.
Wellington’s Colts (U16) Rugby squad have confirmed their place as the best in the UK by becoming National Sevens Champions at the 2017 Rosslyn Park Sevens held over two days of intense competition on Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd March.
On Sunday, our cross-country team took part in the ‘National Prep Schools’ Cross-Country Championships’ at Malvern College. This is the biggest race of the year with over 60 schools participating and nearly 300 runners in each race.
The Rathbones National Schools Lacrosse Championships took place from 3rd to 7th March at Surrey Sports Park, the venue for this summer’s women’s lacrosse World Cup. The event was spectacular, with over 3,500 girls participating over the 4 days.
Lanesborough pupil, Theo Collins, holds 3 British speed skating age group records, to go with a cabinet full of trophies gained due to successes through the junior ranks. His recent achievement has earned him a place at the 2017 Europa Cup Finals.
At just 13 years of age, Oswestry School 2nd Form pupil Connor Owen has been selected to play for the U16 Wales golf team in an international tournament against Scotland, Ireland and Holland this Easter at Prestatyn Golf Club.
13 year-old Dalis Jones from Tockington Manor School, who also runs for club Westbury Harriers, has not only won all five Gwent races but also all four Gloucestershire league races in what has been a remarkable season.
Kingswood School’s U18 Sevens team won the Wycliffe College Sevens Tournament last Thursday 2 March 2017. The strong U18 team won their group beating Sir Thomas Rich’s, KLB, Wycliffe and QEH Bristol with some strong tackling and accurate passing.