Tullamore, Co. Offaly was the venue last Saturday where the cream of Irish athletics talent descended for the Irish Schools' Track and Field Championships. Joel Chambers again represented Nendrum with distinction with a fine 6th place, fractionally eclipsing his p.b in the 1500m event.
This week a selection of our pupils participated in the North Down Schools' Track and Field Championships hosted at the Sportsplex in Bangor. For a large selection of the pupils they were making their debut into the competitive arena of running, jumping and throwing. Congratulations to all those that represented the College and a further congratulations to those that departed with a medal.
Casey Miskelly- 100m and 200m 1st
Sarah Moore- 100m 3rd
Aimee McIlveen- Javelin 2nd
Years 8 and 9 relay-3rd
Joel Chambers- 800m 1st
Jordon Foster- Long jump- 2nd
Special mentions to year 11 pupils Carter McILvenny and Marks Dzirvinskis for tackling the ominous pentathlon event comprising of the 100m, 800m, long jump, shot put and javelin. With all the points totalled they emerged in 1st and 3rd position.
Well done to all for their efforts and etiquette!