Following our success at the Bromley Schools Indoor Athletics Championships, the Year 7 and 8 girls’ teams went on to represent Bromley at the South East London Championships, at the Westcroft Leisure centre, Carshalton. All athletes showed commitment and excellent team work throughout the day participating in numerous events and the final results were: Year 7 Girls finished 6th out of the 8 boroughs and Year 8 Girls finished 2nd out of the 8 boroughs.
Year 8 Girls have now qualified to represent South East London in the finals at Crystal Palace on the 22nd of March.
Best performances of the day came from Eve Ward and Charlotte Connelly in the 2 lap race, Summer Bennett and Eve Ward in the 8 lap Paarlauf, Summer Bennett and Ruth Chappell in the shot, Eva Cleveland and Maya Tucker in the speed bounce and Annalise Lawrence in the standing triple jump who were all placed first or second in their event.
In Year 7 the best performances came from Sophie Kingdon and Amarissa Sibley in the 2 lap race, Amarissa Sibley in the 6 lap race and Amarissa Sibley, Alicia Okojie-Adonojie, Natalie Ajao and Sophie Kingdon in the 4X2 lap relay who were also placed first or second in their event.