St Swithun’s Junior athletes competed in the West Surrey Athletics competition last week and came away with flying colours. 17 schools were competing from the counties of Berkshire, Hampshire and Surrey and included up to 200 girls from Year 4 up to Year 8.
Alla Garside gained 1st place in the U12 800m and has qualified for the National event at the Alexander Stadium, Birmingham in early July.
Elisia McCowen was placed 1st in the U10 Long Jump and 3rd in the U10 75m final.
U12 relay team finished 1st in their race which qualifies them for the Nationals at the Alexander Stadium, Birmingham. The U10 relay team won their 4 x 100m relay and finished 2nd overall.
Other successes include:
Em Hardman who finished 4th in the U12 100m, 200m and long jump finals.
Harriet Smailes who finished 4th in the U12 hurdles final.
Anastasia Lawrence who made the final of the U10 75m and 150m.
Freya Green who made the final of the U11 200m final.
Lucy Herring who finished 5th in the U11 800m final.