We hope everyone enjoyed the two days of sport! The PE teachers were delighted with the performances and the determination shown by everyone. Positive sportsmanship was demonstrated perfectly on both days with handshakes, cheering and respect for competitors. Ashton Park teachers are very proud of our athletes and supporters. Well done! The weather was fantastic, the music playlist helped get the crowd going on the Track day and we had records broken on the Field events day.
This year, Congratulations go to: Lily C for setting the new Y7 Shot putt record with a distance of 8.5m; The record was broken last year, the first time since 1983 by Elif K with a distance of 8.10m. Elif broke another record this year by recording a distance of 8.5m in the Y8 Shot putt. Two records in a row is a fantastic achievement. Evie H Y10 set the new the long jump record @ 4.75m. Well done girls. You should be very proud.
The trophies for the overall Victor and Victrix Lodorum, (the overall champion in a sports competition) were awarded to : (Victrix) Y7: Lily C; Y8 Domi W; Y9 Lauren G; Y10 Mia R. The Victor Lidorum: Y7 Alvaro R; Y8 Mason B; Y9 Xander P; Y10 Reuben T
The Field events cup was presented to Evie H in Y10 and the George Blackburn Cup, awarded for middle and long distance running was won by Beck H-H in Y9.
After two days of fierce competition, the winners of this year’s sports day, taking over from Red House, with ‘lightning’ speed is ……………… Zeus! Congratulations. A fabulous team effort, from Y7 – 10.
The next round of House competition is rounders and softball in just over a week. Sign up, tell your Captains you want to play.