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Putteridge Primary School

Putteridge Primary School

Y5 & 6 Athletics team qualify for Town Sports

A strong performance from all members of the team secure a place at Town Sports.

Putteridge entered the Year 5&6 indoor athletics competition held at Inspire Sports Village on the 7th November.

The Putteridge children had a fantastic day and performed brilliantly throughout.

The team:

Girls: Isabelle B, Irene D, Tilly R, Zoe R, Lola B, Libby G, Lucy B, Evie M, Enais E & Paige S

Boys : Lincoln S, Joe C, Jack M, Lewis W, Justin V, Sam T, Lucas K, Mason F, Daniel O & Mohammed R

During the competition, the Putteridge Team had to compete in a variety of different field events as well as track events:

Field: Speed bounce, standing long jump, standing triple jump, chest push, soft javelin and standing vertical jump

Track : Obstacle relay, 1 plus 1 lap relay, 2 plus 2 lap relay, 6 lap paarlauf, over/under relay and 4 times 1 lap relay

The Putteridge team performed brilliantly in all events – they managed to win 8 out of the 12 track events, as well as scoring extremely well in the field events.

All the scores from each event were added together and Putteridge finished in 4th place – they have now qualified for the Town Sports finals which will be held in January at Inspire.

A huge well done to the athletics team and a big thank you to parents for their support.