Saturday, 2 December 2017

Participation in Sporting Fixtures

With one event still to go, we have now had 76 pupils represent our school in at least one sporting fixture this term. 

Lily-Mai (Y6) has been the busiest making 4 appearances in four different events; cross country, athletics, football and rowing.

Taylor (Y5), Macey-Jayne (Y6), Corey (Y5), Max (Y6), Ollie (Y5), Eden (Y4), Harry (Y4), Noah (Y4), Mayzi (Y6), Colby (Y5), Tyler M (Y6), Amaleigh (Y6), Freya P (Y5), Samuel R (Y6), Luke (Y5), Owen (Y5), Jenson (Y6), Emerson (Y5) and George (Y5) have all made three appearances.


On Friday 1st December Estera, Jessica, Lily-Mai, Luke, Ben and Tyler M from Year 6 went to Skegness Grammar School to take part in a rowing competition.
After some warm up games, the first rowing event was a One Minute Challenge where each rower had to see how far they could row in one minute. Estera managed a very impressive 255m just pipping Ben's 253m to be the top individual.
The next event was a 10 stroke relay where each rower had to ten strokes before handing over to the next rower.
The final and deciding event was the 2000m team relay, where the 6 team members had to row a combined distance of 2000m. Our team completed the course in 9 minutes and 7seconds.

The final placings were:
1st Richmond
2nd Friskney
3rd Burgh
4th Woodhall St Andrews

Friday, 1 December 2017

Sports Hall Athletics

On Wednesday afternoon 35 children from Y5 and Y6 took part in an indoor athletics event at Skegness Grammar School. Each pupil took part in 2 of the 12 track events and 2 of the 12 field events.
Richmond 2 picked up wins in the boys over under relay and the boys javelin. They also claimed second places in; 1 + 1 lap (boys), 2 + 2 lap (girls), boys obstacle relay (boys), 4 x 1 lap relay (girls), and the chest push (boys).
Richmond 1 won the; 2 + 2 laps (boys), obstacle relay (boys), javelin (girls), triple jump (boys). They claimed second place in; 1 + 1 lap (girls), obstacle relay (girls), 6 lap (girls), chest push (girls), speed bounce (boys).

Final placings and points were:

1st Horncastle 1  140 points
2nd Richmond 1  124 points
3rd Alford            114
4th SJA                 114
5th Burgh               99
6th Horncastle 2    98
7th Richmond 2     91
8th Woodhall Spa  74

Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Y5 & 6 Football

24 pupils from Years 5 and 6 went with Mr Mills, Mr Lill and Mr Grantham went to a very cold Skegness Grammar School on the 28th November to take part in a football competition.

Luke, Corey, Jenson, Carter, Ollie, Max, Samuel R & Emerson won all of their games without conceding a goal to claim first place overall.

Matty, Tyler M, Leyton, Owen, Bradley, Harley, Jakub and George finished in 3rd place.

Freya, Ryder, Brogan, Michael, Rio, Colby, Taylor. and Samuel K finished in 5th place.

Y3 and 4 Sports

Last week was a busy one for some of  our Y3 and 4 children with appearances in both football and sports hall athletics. On Wednesday 22nd November the following children took part in an athletics event at Skegness Grammar School;
Harry, Noah, Samuel, Maddox, Nyah, Boe, Sophie C & Sophie A made up the winning team in the Sportshall Athletics competition.

Our second team of Eden. Johnny. Frankie. Brooke. Sofia. Emily. Lily and Tia claimed sixth place.
The full results were:
Richmond 1 71
SJA 70
Woodhall St Andrews 58
Burgh 55
Alford 2 45
Richmond 2 39
Alford 1 35
On Thursday 23rd a Y3 team and a Y4 team took part in the indoor football at Skegness Grammar School.
The Y3 team of; Frankie, Cruz, Theo, Lewis, Jake and Jaydon battled hard and picked up lots of experience for future events. 
The Y4 team of Harry, Maddox, Owen, Eden, Noah and Johnny drew their first game and then won all of their remaining games to take first place overall. 

Sunday, 12 November 2017


Venue/Dates & Time
Teams entered
Sports Hall Athletics
Skegness Grammar School
Wednesday 22nd November 13.15-15.15
2 teams
Indoor Football
Skegness Grammar School
Thursday 23rd November 15.30-17.30
2 teams
Football (Outdoor-Astroturf)
Skegness Grammar School
Tuesday 28th November 15.30-17.30
3 teams
Sports Hall Athletics
Skegness Grammar School
Wednesday 29th November 13.15-15.15
2 teams
Skegness Grammar School
Friday 1st December 13.15-15.15
1 team
Change4Life Festival
Skegness Grammar School
Thursday 14th December 13.15-15.15
1 team
Indoor Football (Girls)
Skegness Grammar School
Thursday 11th January 15.30-17.30
2 teams

Football (Danone Cup County Finals) Y5/6
Wainfleet Road, Skegness
Saturday 28th January tbc
1 team

Football (Danone Cup County Finals Girls) Y5/6
Wainfleet Road, Skegness
Saturday 3rd February tbc
1 team

Girls Football

On Thursday 9th November, Lily-Mai, Macey-Jayne, Mayzi, Olivia D, Tegan, Amaleigh, Grace C from Y6 and Freya from Y5 went to Wainfleet Road Playing Fields to take part in the district round of the Danone Cup.
We played three matches. In our first game we defeated Friskney by 2 goals to 0. In our second game beat Willoughby by 3 goals to 0. In our final game we kept up our winning un by beating Chapel by 2 goals to 0.

The final table was:
1st Richmond
2nd Chapel
3rd Willoughby
4th Friskney

This means we are through to the County Round which will be held on Saturday 3rd February at Wainfleet Road.

Cross Country

A total of 36 children represented the school in the annual cross country event at Well Cricket Club on Thursday 12th October.
George was the winner of the Y5 boys race and Macey-Jane was victorious in the Y6 girls event.

Full details to follow

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Summer Term Fixtures

During a very busy and successful Spring Term we:
  • Finished as runners up at county level in both girls and boys football
  • Took part in county level dancing
  • Qualified for the Y6 quicksticks county finals
  • Won the district schools cross country event
  • Won the Y4 sports hall athletics event
  • Finished 2nd in the Y6 sports hall athletics event
  • Finished 3rd in the Y6 volleyball event
  • Participated in basketball (girls and boys Y5/6), sitting volleyball (KS2), quicksticks (Y4), sports hall athletics Y2 and hockey (Y5)

The following fixtures are planned for the Summer Term
20th & 27th April  4 - 6pm Y6 Hockey                     Skegness Grammar School

4th May    2- 5pm   Y3     Tennis                  Skegness Academy

5th May     1- 3pm   Y3/4  TriGolf                 Skegness Academy

26th May     tbc        Y5/6  Cricket                 Skegness Cricket Club

7th June    3-5pm     Y5/6  Cricket                 Skegness Cricket Club

8th June       1- 4pm     Y5/6  Rounders             Skegness Academy

15th June     3-5pm    Y5     Cricket                 Skegness Cricket Club

21st June  1-4pm      Y1/2  Multisports         Skegness Academy

28th June  2-4pm     Y3/4  Multisports         Skegness Academy

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

Y2 & Y4 Athletics

On the final day of the Spring Term a team of Y2 children and a team of Y4 children took part in their respective Sportshall Athletics competitions at Skegness Academy.

The Y2 team of Cruz , Frankie , Torin , Kai , Lewis , Jake , Jayden , Ciaran , Jayden , Jacob , Chanel Fox, Tia , Princess , Jasmine , Emily , Erin , Destiny , Kiera , Anais  and Brooke finished in 4th place.

In the afternoon the Y4 team of Corey, George, Oscar, Damian, William, Owen, Emerson, Colby, Oliver, Faith, Freya, Libby May, Evie, Ruby, Scarlet, Freya, Imogen and Eva finished as winners in their age group.