Fun in the Sun at the Handball Tournament

Lisa Butterly Sports News

Just before the half term break we took part in the Primary Schools Handball Tournament at Richard Lander School. The Richard Lander Sports Leaders did a great job of officiating and coaching the teams throughout the afternoon. We played three matches, losing two and drawing one. Tyla played brilliantly in goal while the rest of the team worked hard in …

Top 10 finish for both teams at the Quadkids Athletics

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After a very wet Year 3 and 4 Quadkids event blue sky and glorious sunshine greeted us for the  Year 5 and 6 competition. The events inlcuded  the core athletics disciplines of Running, Jumping and Throwing. All of the competitors results for the Standing Long Jump, Howler Throw, Sprint and 600m Run were counted towards our overall team score. Due …

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu

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Fowey and Tamar Class have been very busy in PE this term learning lots of new techniques in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. During recent lessons the children covered escaping the mount position and putting themselves in a safer position when being attacked by somebody sitting on top of them. They also looked at escaping being choked from a front headlock “rugby tackle” …

Cornwall School Games Lawn Bowls Qualifier

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On Friday we were greeted with glorious sunshine for the lawn bowls qualifier at Chacewater Bowling Club. There were a lot of teams entered and several matches played. The children did extremely well starting off with a win over Trevithick, Poppy and Caitlin bowled with some good length and accuracy. This was their first taste of a proper game and …

Upcoming Sports Events

Lisa Butterly Sports News

Friday 18th May Cornwall School Games Lawn Bowls Qualifier at Chacewater Bowling Club Wednesday 23rd May Year 5/6 Quad Kids Athletics at Carn Brea Athletics Track Friday 25th May Year 5/6 Handball Tournament at Richard Lander 12.30pm – 3.00pm Thursday 7th June Year 6 Kwik Cricket Competition at Grampound Road Cricket Club

A Very Wet Morning at the Quad Kids Competition!

Lisa Butterly Sports News

The weather on Friday, for the Primary Schools Quad Kids Event at Carn Brea Track was miserable, wet and cold. Despite this our team of super stars got stuck into their events and gave it their all. The children took part in 4 events which included a Standing Long Jump, Mini Vortex Throw, 400m Run and 50m Sprint. The time …

Third Place finish at the Touch Rugby

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On Friday afternoon we took part in the Primary Touch Rugby Tournament, brilliantly officiated by the Penair Sports Leaders. In our first match against Bosvigo A team we were unable to score but steadily came to grips with the rules and the tactics we needed to implement for our next games. We played much better against Kea school and with …

A Superb Result at the Regional Table Cricket Competition

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What an exciting day we had at the Devon Cricket Centre, Exeter University. Eight teams took part representing Cornwall, Dorset, Devon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire. After an earlier than usual start and two hours in the mini bus, we reached our destination and the children were eager to play. The competition was played in two groups and the top team in …

Doctor Bike at Tregolls

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As part of the Big Pedal Challenge we are holding a Cycle/Scoot to School Day on Monday 30th April. Pupils who cycle or scoot to school will have a FREE maintenance safety check done on their bike or scooter. Adjustments will be made and a report provided which will outline work done and any further work needed. A typical bike …