Category Archives: Sport

1000

Did you know that on this day in 1969, Association football player Pelé scored his 1,000th goal?

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1 round at a time

Muhammad Ali faces off against Jerry Quarry in Atlanta, Georgia for the first time after Ali’s three year hiatus from evading to be drafted in the Vietnam War. “Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee”

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The birth of a legend

On this day in 1940, Brazilian football legend Pele was born. Synopsis Born on October 23, 1940, in Três Corações, Brazil, soccer legend Pelé became a superstar with his performance in the 1958 World Cup. Pelé played professionally in Brazil … Continue reading

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Sprint sensation

On this day in 2009, Usain Bolt won his 200m race final.

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Lightening quick

On this day in 2008 at the Beijing Olympics, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt set a new 100 meters World Record running the distance in 9.69 seconds.

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Wimbledon Final

On this day in 2015, in the 129th Wimbledon Men’s Tennis Final, Novak Đoković beat Roger Federer (7-6 6-7 6-4 6-3).

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Wimbledon begins

On this day in 1877, the very first Wimbledon tennis championships began, however the tournament only included the men’s singles.

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Race For Life- TONIGHT!

After school the annual Race For Life event will take place @ Red Lane! If you haven’t handed in your £2 entry fee, you can still pay at the event. All money raised will go to the Cancer Research Campaign. … Continue reading

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Race For Life

Don’t forget Race For Life is on Thursday at 3.45pm on the school field- send your entry fee and slip into school as soon as possible!

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Race for Life

It’s that time of year again when we try and raise as much money as we can to help support the Race for Life campaign. Teachers have now been given letters and sponsorship forms by Mr Brindle. If your and … Continue reading

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