Yr 9/10 Sportshall Athletics
The Yr 9/10 Sportshall Athletics recently took place at Gateshead Leisure Centre, which saw approximatley 70 pupils competing on a 'points for performance basis' for the girls and boys trophies. 5 Gateshead Seconsdary Schools took part in the event:
Cardinal Hume, Charles Thorp, Kingsmeadow, Emmanuel and Whickham
Whickham School & Sports College retained the girls title for a staggering 5th successive year, narrowly defeating Cardinal Hume by just 17 points. The winning team that now qualify to represent Gateshead at the Tyne & Wear School Games County Final is pictured below:
Full results can be downloaded here GIRLS_Results_Programme_2012_-_FINAL.xls
The boys event provded to be even more closely contested, with Charles Thorp Comprehensive School defeating Whickham School & Sports College by the narrowest margin of just 1 point. This equates to just 0.5 seconds in the final relay event!! The winning boys team that also now qualify to represent Gateshead at the Tyne & Wear School Games County Final is pictured below:
Full results can be downloaded here BOYS_Results_Programme_2012_-_FINAL.xls
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THAT TOOK PART.