Bede’s Show Jumpers Through to the NSEA National Championships

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On Saturday 24 November, Bede’s Senior School’s Equestrian Team triumphed at the NSEA County Challenge Qualifier at Petley Wood EC in Battle, finishing first place.
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Bede’s Equestrian Team at the NSEA County Challenge Qualifier

Following their win at the NSEA County Challenge Qualifier, the Bede's team qualify to represent East Sussex at the NSEA National County Show Jumping Championships in April 2019 and the Show Jumping Finals at the Royal Windsor Horse Show next May.

Congratulations to the following Bede’s pupils who participated on the day: Ellie Wood, Bella McKeogh, Izzy Hopkins and Emma Jones.

Katy McKeogh, Equestrian Team Manager at Bede’s Senior School, says, “We are incredibly proud of the Bede’s team for their achievement, which is very well deserved and testament to their hard work, dedication to and enjoyment of the sport. We are so excited to be representing the School at these prestigious events next year, and for now are looking forward to getting back to training!”

About Bede's

Bede's is a coeducational independent school for 13-19 year olds.

The School is set in 140 beautiful acres of the Sussex Downs and is situated in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Special Scientific Interest.

Our current student roll is 750, with over 300 of our students boarding at one of our 5 stunning boarding houses which were recognised by the Institute of Chartered Surveyors in 2013 for their Outstanding Design and Innovation.

Bede's is a place where every pupil is truly treated as an individual and where we enrich young people in a holistic way - not only for success in the material sense but in ways which enable them to flourish meaningfully, as rounded human beings.

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