The School Run

The School Run

Ice ice baby Vanilla 
Ice ice baby J

Did we give all our runners an ice pop or ice cream last night for completing the course ? 

Of course we did – Why wouldn’t we ? 

We are nice like that at The School Run HQ. 

The School Run
Event number 18
6th June 2019 

This week 77 members of our school community ran, jogged, walked and volunteered on the course, of whom 17 were first timers and 31 recorded new Personal Bests. Representatives of all houses took part. 

The event was made possible by 8 volunteers:

Mrs THOMAS, Mrs BELL, Mrs WRAGG, Gemma CARTWRIGHT, Louis SMITH, Kelsey SIDAWAY, Ebony COOKE, Tammy SILWOOD

We had 9 members of staff take part:

Mr CHIDZIYA, Mr DORRINGTON, Mr GREENSLADE, Mrs BANTON, Mrs WHITEHOUSE, Mrs TALBOT, Mr HARPER, Mr KYTE, Miss VAUGHAN

Full results are available in the PE office. 

The female record is held by Nell MILLS 7E2 who recorded a time of 6.27 on 16th May 2019

The male record is held by Oscar COPSON 9P1 who recorded a time of 5.30 on 23rd May 2019 

The female staff record is held by Miss BRUTON who recorded a time of 6.50 on 7th February 2019

The male staff record is held by Mr WILLETT who recorded a time of 5.51 on 31st January 2019

The School Run started on the 17th January 2019. Since then 241 participants have completed the course. A total distance of 997 miles has been covered by our school community during the school run. 

The next school run will take place on Thursday 13th June, the event is free and open to the whole school community. Hopefully we will see you there !

*Did you know?*

‘ Nothing else we know of – no drugs, no activity –NOTHING ELSE competes with what exercise does to INCREASE the number of new brain cells that we make every day ’ 

John Ratey , 2019 – Harvard  University -Professor of Psychiatry


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