The inaugural Workington Academy Sport Relief Mile and Inter-house Cross Country was ran on 17th March 2016. The event organised by Year 13 students Olivia Hughes, John Devine, Lisa Jones and Hayley Bracken saw Year 7, 8 and 9 Students compete and raise money for Sport Relief. The overall the day was a great success raising £1396.00 via the mile and cake sale which other students from 7AMI had put together. All of the students put 100% effort into the charity event and were enthusiastic throughout the whole day. The results for the day were as follows –
Year 7 winners
Dominque Kelly and Antony Riddle
Top fundraisers – 7AMI £300.23
Year 8 winners
Ethan Winter and Millie Riddle
Top fundraisers – 8JBR £148.25
Year 9 winners
Jack Ivison and Nicole Gregory
Top fundraisers – 9AGO £52.10
Also as part of Sport Relief the Staff beat the Sixth Form students 10-8 in a highly competitive Basketball game.
The PE department would like to thank all students who took part, the 6th Form students and those staff who supported the events as well as Thomas Denwood who organised the staff v 6th Form Basketball game.