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Amazing Athletes

Our amazing children have been winning at athletics!

This week, both our Juniors and Seniors have been competeing at athletics meet ups, beating their PBs and some have been chosen to represent Sussex at county level.

We are incredibly proud of the sporting achievements of our pupils.  At the IAPs Senior Athletics Regionals, Giada in Year 7 was chosen to go through to the Hurdles finals to represent Sussex County. Dahiru in Year 8 won his heat for the 100m and won the Long Jump with a phenomenal 5.46m and has been chosen to attend the national finals! Well done to all our pupils who took part, an amazing day.

 

Our Ashdown athletes also gained no fewer than 7 medals as follows:

Ø 2 Gold medals for Dahiru Wada In the 100m sprint (12.28 sec) and Long Jump (5.46M)

Ø 1 Gold medal for Beatrice Yorke in the U12 Triple Jump (7.82m)

Ø 1 Gold medal for Daniel Li in U12 Shot Put (7.50m)

Ø 1 Silver medal for Mimosa Barker in the High Jump (1.28m)

Ø 2 Bronze medals for Giada Ferrario in the hurdles (time to be confirmed)and in the triple jump (8.69m)