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Lytchett’s sporting successes!

Volleyball Victory

Congratulations to Amelia Fumpston and Maisie-Ella Summers (both Year 11), who recently competed as part of the winning south west team in the under-17 regional volleyball championships, held at the University of Warwick. Their team won all six matches, which included defeating the north west, five times consecutive previous winners, in a very tense final.
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Former Lytchett Student Aims for Olympics

Former Lytchett Minster School student Sam Whaley is currently aiming to be part of Great Britain's sailing squad at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. He will compete in the laser class trials at the end of March, with seven other competitors vying for the place at next year's Games. Sam won the RS Aero World Championship last year and has been training recently in Vilamoura, Portugal, and Florida. "...
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Football victory over Poole High

On Monday, 19 November, our Year 11 football team beat Poole High 5-3 on penalties, after the game finished 0-0 after extra time. The team now proceeds to round four. All involved played excellently and contributed positively to the result. The five students who volunteered to take and score the winning penalties were Christian Reynolds, Sam Churchill, Oli Wooley, Tyler Rudd and Elliot Jones. Cong...
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Year 11 Rugby Success

The Year 11 rugby team has finished a successful half term of fixtures with a record of four wins and one loss. After a somewhat chastening start to the programme against a very strong, well-drilled Purbeck School where they were beaten 48-0, the team demonstrated a great deal of resilience and character and came back to win the remaining four matches. They recorded two wins against a combined Yea...
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More success for Year 7 Rowing Team

On Wednesday, 29 July, four Year 7 girls travelled to Bryanston School to compete in the Dorset School Games Indoor Rowing Championships. The event was held at Bryanston School in their superb rowing club house down on the river. The four students were lucky enough to gain some top coaching tips from world champion and silver Olympic medallist Annabel Vernon, who attended the event. Each compet...
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