World Champion Thai Boxer Visit’s G&T

On Tuesday 13th, Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th April 2020, the G&T Academy were visited by Rachael Mackenzie – WORLD THAI BOXING CHAMPION!! The children listened to her story about working hard to become a champion boxer and how her career ended due to injury! Thank you to Rachael for visiting the children!

G&T in Madrid

February 2020 saw a lucky group of the Gifted and Talented Academy travel for a week long adventure in Madrid. During their epic adventure they went to Athletico Madrid Football Club, Real Madrid Football Club, Carlos Sainz Go Karting and took part in many other amazing activities! We would like to thank all of the […]

Gifted and Talented @ BBC Sport Personality 2019

The Sporting Start team escorted 5 members of the Gifted and Talented Academy to the 2019 BBC Sport Personality Ceremony 2019. The 5 lucky youngsters were required to dress in black tie and enjoyed the evening show before meeting many of the world’s most famous sport stars!

Britains Strongest Man 2020

The Sporting Start Gifted and Talented Academy and Sport Council attended this year’s Britain’s Strongest man. 60 children in total attended this arena show. They where lucky enough to meet the competitors after the show. Thank you to Giants Live for inviting us!

Cultural Sportshall Athletics Competition

Yesterday saw a fantastic Sports hall Athletics Competition at King James School which was enjoyed by 140 British children and 45 Spanish children who are visiting the UK on a cultural exchange. A fantastic day which was enjoyed by all the Sporting Start Team!!

Cluster Sports Day

On the 24th June we welcomed 12 schools from the Boroughbridge Cluster including guest school Meadowside to our 4th Annual Sports Day. Established in 2012 with a Legacy Grant from GetSet, this event has grown in popularity year on year. Run by our Sport Council members, along with Young Leaders from Boroughbridge High School, the […]

Kwik Cricket Success

A huge well done to year 5 and 6 pupils who won the local cluster competition for Kwik Cricket recently. The following week they went on to play at Northallerton Cricket Club in the Hambleton Area Finals and again came away as successors. Just three days later they competed in the North Yorkshire Schools Games […]