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English Schools Cross Country Cup National Final

Congratulations to the Park Community School Year 7 and 8 Cross Country team who were the only state school team to reach the English Schools Cross Country Cup National Final in Sheffield on Saturday 7th December. There were 27 teams and 154 runners competing in one race, a  tough 3050m course at Mount St. Mary's College in Derbyshire.


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English Schools Cross Country

Park School travelled to Downside School in Radstock, Somerset to take part in the English Schools Cross Country for the first time on Wednesday 5th October.

Four nervous teams took to the start line amongst a host of other private schools. However, there was no need for any of the runners to feel nervous, as all ran with distinction and should be really proud to be part of team that has a winning mentality.

Although a team event, there was individual brilliance from Hamish...

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Park’s hat trick!!

It was another massive win for Park School in the annual Stephen Shield cross country competition at Torrington this term.

The event is entered by all schools in North Devon and again the students from Park were outstanding. The weather did not let us down – wind and rain as always! These wet conditions made it extremely muddy and difficult under foot, but the runners from all age groups persisted and made it a hat trick of wins.

A mention to two very special athletes who have...

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