Varndean School had over 80 students involved in this years ‘Brighton, Hove and Portslade Athletics Championships’ which took place last month at Withdean sports complex.
Congratulations to all for their participation. With over 15 schools taking part, Varndean School once again demonstrated that they can compete at the highest level. In the Under 15 competition, our Boys and Girls teams finished in a very credible 3rd place. The Year 7 Boys finished third overall , the Year 8 girls 5th overall and the Year 8 Boys finished in joint second position with Brighton College beating Dorothy Stringer and Blatchington Mill among others. Please see individual medallists below.
|Town Sports Medallists||Form||School||Event||Distance / Time||Position|
|MILLER George||8JK/A||Angelou||200m||24.41||1st||4x 100 relay||53.09||2nd|
|COOK Chloe||10BR/A||Angelou||shot put||8.11||3rd|
|JAMESON CLARK Luke||7AB/R||Russell||Javelin||26.9||2nd|
|DICKSON Louis||8JAW/R||Russell||4 x 100 m||53.09||2nd|
|LLOYD Owen||8GH/R||Russell||4x 100 m||53.09||2nd|
|SWEETMAN-LEFEVRE Arno||9MH/R||Russell||Hurdles||13.31||3rd||Shot Put||9.06||3rd|
|EAMES Thomas||9TB/R||Russell||1500m||4.21||1st||Long Jump||4.81||3rd|
|REID MARTIN Marina||10TA/R||Russell||Long Jump||4.98||1st||200m||26.09||1st|
|REID MARTIN Ayesha||10TA/R||Russell||Triple jump||9.13||3rd|
|BEKELE Yeshe||10TA/R||Russell||Hurdles||14.82||2nd||High Jump||1.35||3rd|
What a brilliant week working with so many partners to offer Year 10 Career webinars. Thank you to @OurFutureCityBH #citiesoflearning for helping put these together. So many badges issued and more importantly lots more confident students making decisions about post-16 choices https://t.co/U9S2NAMg9K