GALLERY: Pupils from seven Fenland schools compete in mega sports day at Sir Harry Smith Community College

10:56 28 May 2014

Sir Harry Smith CC, Whittlesey. Witchford School Sports Partnership competitions. Picture: Steve Williams.

Sir Harry Smith CC, Whittlesey. Witchford School Sports Partnership competitions. Picture: Steve Williams.

Archant

About 200 pupils from seven primary schools took part in a mega sports day competition on Friday.

Budding young athletes, tennis players and hockey stars tested themselves against their Fenland rivals during the Sainsbury’s School Games event, which was held at Sir Harry Smith Community College in Whittlesey.

The winners have progressed to a county competition on June 27 in St Ives.

The schools involved were Burrowmoor and All Saints Primary Schools from March, Park Lane Primary School from Whittlesey, Glebelands and Kingsfield Schools from Chatteris, Coates Primary School and Elm Primary School.

Di Baker, partnership manager and school games organiser for the Witchford School Sports Partnership, said: “We want to get more children involved in sport and taking part in competitions.

“For the keen sportsmen it is a chance for them to progress to the next level and test themselves against the best in the county.”

On Friday, June 6, at Littleport Leisure Centre, 600 young people will take part in tennis, hockey and athletics competitions as well as a tag rugby taster session.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Cambs Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Cambs Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Cambs Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

How the Cambs Times reported there were 17 unnamed councillors supportive of pay parking

Fenland’s best kept secret will be revealed tomorrow – the names of the 17 councillors who signalled support to introduce pay parking in Wisbech, March, Chatteris and Whittlesey.

An illegal rave was nipped in the bud last night in Chatteris – even before the sound equipment was set up.

Aigars Balsevics, Wisbech Cllr for Hill and Staithe. Picture: Steve Williams.

Wisbech town councillor Aigars Balsevics has been cleared of any involvement in an alleged affray outside his pub.

17:18

Saturday February 27 there will be the biggest Peace demonstration in London since the memorable 2003 event.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition