South East Schools Year 7&8 Cross Country Championships

The final Cross country of the season was the South East  Schools year r7&8 xc held at Reigate Park on 25th March. Running for Sussex were yr 8 girls Amber Blake 20th (3rd Sussex) and Hannah Miller 25th (6th Sussex) Daisy Burton Year 7 girls 27th (2nd Sussex) and Ben Beckley Yr 8 boys 77th. Congratulations to all.


Hannah                                           Daisy and Amber


England vest for Beth

Congratulations to Bethany Cook on her selection this weekend for England in the Home International Schools Cross Country Championships to be held in Port Talbot, Wales. Teams from England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales will compete.
Bethany joins an illustrious group of six athletes from TeamBW who have gained their International Vest for either Cross Country or Track and Field. Those she joins are Hennrietta Freeman, Olly Freeman, Chloe Cook, Camilla Freeman and Sophie Coleman.


English Schools Cross Country Championships

The English Schools xc today racing for Sussex in Norwich were Bethany Cook junior girls, Ed Armitage Junior boys, Almi Nerurkar (Phoenix) inter girls, Nicole and Josephine Edmunds senior girls And Travis Hutchinson Senior boys. Fast fast racing today!! Windy and mostly flat but tough going underfoot, you should all be proud of yourselves, well done!!!

Special mention to Bethany Cook on her Silver Medal performance also helping Sussex to Silver in the team event.

CAU Inter Counties Cross Country Championships

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Results from National Inter Counties Cross Country Championships at Prestwold Park, Leicestershire at the weekend
U13 Girls  Bethany Cook.   Gold
Congratulations Beth.
Fantastic running from Amber Blake in 99th and 4th Sussex and Daisy Burton in 152nd 7th Sussex. Daisy is still in this age group next year too. U17 girls saw Almi Nerurkar have a great run to finish 22nd and Poppy Mercer running strongly to finish in 88th again both with another year to go in age group. Finally U20 girls saw twins Nicole finishing in 155 and Josephine Edmunds in 149th.with very large fields and tough muddy conditions they all did themselves proud. Now a quick turnaround to prepare for English Schools XC next Saturday???

Eastbourne Half Marathon

Results of the Eastbourne Half Marathon at the weekend which was run in challenging conditions. TeamBW athletes put insome strong performances with
Todd Leckie  3rd          1.17.23
Jake Butterworth  4th  1.19.14
Matt Dowle  36th         1.28.28
Robert Light 144th      1.40.00
Nick King  854th         2.16.18

Full results can be found at the following link …

Congratulations to all those who took part and apologies if I have left anyone off the list.


Sussex County Swimming Championships

The Sussex County Swimming Championships at the K2 Crawley were held through February. The Championships were swum Long Course.
Some of the results were as follows
Chloe Pollard Open
800m free  9.27.20. 1st
200m free. 2.11.75. 3rd
400m free. 4.34.48. 1st
Bethany Cook 13yrs
200m free. 2.26.05. 4th
Daisy Burton 12yrs
200m free. 2.42.36. 11th
Kieren Lindars Open
200m IM. 2.34.25. 8th
Congratulations to all those who swam