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Danesholme Junior Academy


Over the last two week Danesholme Junior Academy has competed in three Athletics events. First up was the Welland Valley Quadkids Tournament where 40 children competed with other schools in the Welland Valley over 4 different events.

Daisy-Rose competing in the vortex howler throw.












Town Sports

Secondly was Corby Town Sports where Danesholme Junior Academy was represented by 40 children competing against all the other schools in Corby.

Hamish White-Young launching the vortex howler an impressive 18metres.


The Danesholme children performed exceptionally in all four events they had to compete and did the school proud.








Kai Manson manages to cruise to victory in the 400m

The Year 4 team did really well coming third and the Year 6 team managed one better coming second, which means they will be competing in the County Finals at Moulton College on the 5th July.















GAT Indoor Athletics

Finally came the GAT Indoor Athletics event which was for Year 5 and 6 and was held in Braunstone, Leicester. The children competed really well finishing in some strong positions. They had to compete in various really races, sprints and obstacle courses as well as 6 field events. Overall the children managed to come 9th out of 18 schools on a very hot and loud day!










Girls 4x1 Relay













Boys 4x1 Relay