Posts Tagged: Sports Leaders

Leaders have ‘Spirit’

Alex Farrow and Emily Fitzpatrick

Year 11 pupils Alex Farrow and Emily Fitzpatrick successfully achieved the Sports Leaders UK ‘Spirit of Leadership Award’ as part of their Level 1 qualification. This award recognises the Leadership and Volunteering they have undertaken during the course and working beyond the course requirements. Both pupils are Young Ambassadors. This part of the London 2012… Read more »

Mayor Presents Gold Medals for Dance Festival

Mayor presents Gold Medals for Dance Festival

Pupils from the local primary schools of Lockerley, Broughton, West Tytherley, Stockbridge, King’s Somborne, Wallop & Wherwell were invited to attend the festival over 3 days. This festival event has been running for 10 years. Sports Leaders, all pupils at Test Valley School, started planning this event in November 2014 with Mrs Smith (School Sports… Read more »

Primary Area Athletics 2015

Primary Area Athletics

The annual Area Athletics took place at King’s Somborne Recreation Ground on June 23rd 2015. Six of the local schools participated in this anticipated event which had been adapted by the coaching company Personal Best Education [PBed] from last year’s competition structure. Schools were prepared for the new schedule and enjoyed the continuity of both… Read more »

Tri-Golf 2015

Six local Primary Schools competed in the Tri-golf challenge at Broughton Primary School on the 9th June.

Six local Primary Schools competed in the Tri-golf challenge at Broughton Primary School on the 9th June. Young Sports Leaders helped with the team scoring and watched as the Year 3 and 4 pupils developed their basic golf skills with various challenges, including ‘reach the target’ and ‘driving range’. Broughton Leaders helped with the demonstrations… Read more »

Well Done Medals for KS1 Pupils

Local company Hildon Natural Mineral Water, based in Broughton, sponsored ‘Well Done’ medals at a Key Stage 1 event for local primary schools held at Test Valley School. The medals were presented to all participants at the end of the event. Personal Best education coaching company organised the seven individual activity stations all related to basic… Read more »

Year 10 Sports Leaders: Keeping Fit and Improving Skills

The Year 10 Sports Leaders group organised, as part of their course, a circuit training & basic skills session for Wherwell Primary School. The Year 6 pupils, who worked hard at the session, listened to the instructions from the leaders and developed their basic knowledge and fitness level. The primary pupils were shown how to… Read more »

2015 Youth Sport Trust Young Ambassador Conference

Young Sports Ambassadors Practical Session 2

On Monday 9th March five selected Leaders travelled to Southampton Solent University to attend a Young Ambassador Conference. The Ambassadors were chosen because of the dedication to sport and leadership qualities shown at Test Valley School. The Ambassadors were: Year 10 Sports Leaders Emily Fitzpatrick Alex Farrow Luke Dennis Year 9 Leaders Ethan Bullis Callum… Read more »

KS2 Indoor Girls Football Event

The WINNING Team Wallop A with the Sports Leaders

    Wallop followed last year’s success by once again winning the Girls Indoor Football event held on Monday 9th February 2015. Only four teams entered this year with Wherwell having to pull out of the event at the last minute. The Sports Leaders organised the score table, timed the games and refereed all the… Read more »

New Age Kurling: Tutors and Year Head Inspire the Pupils

Mrs Wingham had an impressive technique showing all the qualities of a professional.

Miss Williams, Mrs Knight and Mrs Wingham set the bar high for the Year 7 Inter-House New Age Kurling competition held in January.   Pupils had to follow an excellent score set by the Teachers during the practice session for the event.   Mrs Wingham had an impressive technique showing all the qualities of a… Read more »

KS2 Basketball

Wherwell and King’s Somborne Primary Schools were able to attend this event and developed their basic basketball skills of shooting, dribbling and passing.

Despite the ‘snowy’ conditions two local Primary Schools managed to attend the coaching and assessment session for basketball organised by the Year 10 Sports Leaders. Wherwell and King’s Somborne Primary Schools were able to attend this event and developed their basic basketball skills of shooting, dribbling and passing. The pupils were encouraged to use these… Read more »

Primary Schools’ Cross Country 2014

Winners 2014

The event this year was at King’s Somborne Primary School with a new course developed by the school’s headteacher Julie Way. The competition races were the same distance as previous years but with a slightly more challenging terrain. The Year 8 and 10 Sports Leaders played a very important part in the event as they… Read more »

Indoor Sports Hall Athletics 2014

Wallop, the overall winners of the eevnt

This year six schools competed in the primary schools’ Indoor Athletics Challenge. Coaches from Personal Best Education set up seven field events which included the foam javelin and speed bounce stations. The Young Sports Leaders watched and recorded the results for each school encouraging all the competitors to do the best that they could on… Read more »