The lockdown and all the recent sporting restrictions hasn't stopped year 10 student James from excelling in his athletics career. He has taken part in a number of athletics competitions over the summer, two of them being for English schools. He came first in the 80m hurdles and then went on to compete in the English schools virtual pentathlon, coming first again with an amazing personal best:

  • 80m hurdles 11.86s
  • shot put 10.32m
  • long jump 5.78m
  • high jump 1.70m 
  • 800m 2m10s

This awe-inspiring summer of success left him finishing the Under 15 season ranking 3rd in the UK!