Sport is important to us, and with first class coaching, it is possible for anyone to excel at an impressive array of team and individual games.

However, sport here is about much more than just the School teams and winning. Playing enables all children to develop different relationships with adults and make new friends. When a team pulls together the sense of camaraderie is uplifting and we recognise that personal confidence and leadership skills are generated by physical activity and fitness.

The main School sports are rugby, hockey, netball, cricket, swimming, tennis and athletics. With our extensive playing fields, floodlit all-weather pitch, excellent indoor swimming pool and sports hall the opportunity for fun and sporting achievement is limitless.

Sports Day 2017

We had a wonderful day of athletics yesterday. Three school records were broken, there was lots of enthusiasm, and the sun shone.

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Boys v Girls Leavers' Netball

Experience trumped height as the girls won this annual sporting highlight 10-8. Well done to everyone who played and supported!

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England Rugby Trophies

After their own successful years on the pitch the School's rugby teams were honoured to have an exclusive viewing of the Six Nations and Triple Crown trophies that England won this year. The U16, U15, U14 and U13s are pictured. What an inspiration for the coming year!

Cricket match vs MCC

Our annual match against the MCC is well under way; results here soon.

U15 Rugby County Cup

Congratulations to our U15 team who were victorious in the County Cup Final against Alleynes, Stone, winning 43-10. This was one of the amazing series of four County cup victories this week!



Photos by Arran Thomas.

Netball County Championship

Congratulations to the U14 and U19 Netball Teams, under the captaincy of Emma Duncalf and Alice Sketcher, for winning the County Championship.

Biathlon Success

5th & 6th April, Pentathlon GB National Schools Biathlon Championships at the Olympic Aquatics Centre, London.

Nine Senior School students competed.

India Mellor U16 category 3rd overall and 2nd in the Run.

Ben Meir U17 category 4th overall and 2nd in the Run.

U13 Boys A team (Tom Hossack, Jensen Bose, Oskar Wood) was 4th



Six Junior School students competed.

U10 Boys team (Jon Lane, Duncan Macdonald, Josh Knee) was 5th.

Hockey Success

The Under 12s boys' and girls' Hockey Teams enjoyed great success at the Staffordshire County Hockey Tournaments. The girls were unbeaten with some great performances including wins over Stafford and Wolverhampton Grammar schools. The boys managed to beat Denstone College and Queen Mary’s Grammar School to end the day as Staffordshire champions.

Both teams qualified as county representatives for the Midlands finals. The girls finished in fifth place overall and the boys ended in seventh place after some very competitive matches.

Matthew Flinders College on Tour

It has been our pleasure to host students and staff from Matthew Flinders College, Queensland, Australia on the British leg of their European tour. Today the two schools met on the playing fields.

Lower School Sports Day

Lower School athletic sports was once again a tightly contested event between the four houses. Archie Gallimore in Year 7 broke the record for the 800m. After exciting relays Myott House proved to be worthy winners.

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