Track and Field champs take up the challenge

14th May 18

Track and Field champs take up the challenge

On Saturday 12 May 2018, WGS took 30 athletes to compete in the Cambridgeshire AA Championships at the Embankment Stadium, Peterborough.

There were several outstanding performances on the day with WGS Athletes winning podium places, as well as breaking School Records and setting Personal Best times in all age groups. We would like to congratulate all the pupils who took part in the competition.

The following pupils gained medals in their events:


County Champions  – Gold Medal

U13 Shot – Alfie Hoyles, 8.92m

U13 High Jump – Freddie Allen, 1.40m

U13 Long Jump – Lewis Wing, 4.44m

U15 Shot – Emily Thomas, 8.99m

U15 100m – Ethan Jones, 12.44s


2nd Place – Silver Medal

U13 Long Jump – Freddie Allen, 4.41m

U13 Hurdles – Harrison Smith, 15.58s

U15 300m – Oliver Coles, 41.15s

U15 Shot – Harvey King, 10.36m

U17 Discus – Aimee Newman 17.17m


3rd Place – Bronze Medal

U13 100m – Lewis Wing, 13.50s

U15 Triple Jump – Lucy Prior, 8.77m

U15 Discus – Hannah Smith, 17.00m

U17 Shot – George Dady, 10.69m


A number of school records were also broken;

1st Form 800m – Holly Lawrence, 2m46s

1st Form 1500m – Oliver Taylor, 5.35m

1st Form Shot – Alfie Hoyles, 8.92m

3rd Form 300m – Oliver Coles, 41.15s

3rd Form 800m – Lewis Shipley, 2m13s