Gwyneth L in year 10 has achieved great success in the South West Independent Twirling Association. Competing at various times during the year, Gwyneth has secured a series of Gold, Silver and Bronze medals which all contribute towards an overall competition. This culminated in a big event on Sunday 1 December. On that day she scored highly and was 5 points away from coming third against over 200 other competitors.
Despite only competing for a year Gwyneth secured her trophy for fourth. She is delighted at this success, saying,
Over a hundred primary school children in Cornwall took to the track last week to take part in a cross country sporting event hosted by Camborne Science and International Academy. The Academy, who set up the Sports Alliance to encourage young students to participate in physical activities, offer specialist sporting events with expert training. With recent studies showing that one in four children in Cornwall suffer from obesity, the Academy believes it is more important than ever to build enthusiasm around sport from a young age.
The Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (CoPE) is a course which encourages students to develop their personal skills. The course is comprised of several assessment areas which challenge students to push themselves in ways that they have not done so before.