Simon Davis - Biathlon 2015Two Year 8 students, Xanthe D and Simon D, recently competed in the British Schools’ Modern Biathlon Championships at the Olympic Park and Aquatics Centre in London.

The biathlon, in which 150 entrants competed after coming through a series of qualifying events, consists of a 100m swim and a 1600m run.
Xanthe and Simon came 26th and 37th nationally in their age groups.

Xanthe enjoyed the competition, saying that it was “great fun”.

By student reporter Alfie H

Xanthe Dyer - Biathlon 2015