Return to English Schools national athletics championships
Jul14

Return to English Schools national athletics championships

Last week, my son competed in his final English Schools national athletics championships. This is the biggest and most prestigious athletics competition available to young people. My son first qualified in year 10, but he wasn’t able to go because he fractured his hip. Of course it didn’t take place in year 11 (2020) and there was a slightly scaled down version in year 12. This year, it would be the proper English Schools...

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English Schools national athletics championships
Jul20

English Schools national athletics championships

So it was third time lucky for my son and he finally managed his dream of competing in long jump at the English Schools national athletics championships. He made the county team in 2019, but had to pull out due to a fractured pelvis. The competition didn’t happen at all in 202o, and 2021 had a more challenging route to qualification, but he got there! He was so excited to have achieved his dream and we were so excited for him....

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Silent Sunday 18.7.21
Jul18

Silent Sunday 18.7.21

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