News Kate, Upper Sixth, wins Junior Sports Person of the Year Award 11.10.2022

Congratulations to Kate, Upper Sixth, who was presented with the award for Junior Sports Person of the Year by Olympic swimmer Mark Foster at the Hammersmith & Fulham Sports Awards. This is a highly prestigious award that recognises the outstanding performances and commitment Kate has shown over many years representing the Borough in athletics and cross country running. 

Over the last year Kate has represented the Borough on multiple occasion and achievements include:
Cross country: 7th at London Schools XC Championships; 9th in London Youth Games, representing Hammersmith and Fulham
Athletics: 3rd (Bronze medal) at South of England Championships in 1500m; An impressive personal best in 800m – 2:19.58 

Kate is passionate about athletics and is a role model for younger runners in the school carefully balancing her running with her academic studies. She does an excellent job of fulfilling her role as Athletics and Cross-Country Captain, leading our school’s future stars at Wednesday morning Running Club.