OUR BOYS AND GIRLS ACROSS THE AGE-GROUPS HAVE BEEN BUSY POUNDING THE MUDDY FIELDS AND LANES AT VARIOUS CROSS COUNTRY EVENTS THIS WEEK.
Boys and girls across all age-groups at Christ College have been out in the sun and rain this week as they took part in various Cross Country events.
On Sunday Year 6 and Year 8 pupils took part in the Abberley Hall relays. With Year 6 pupils Rory, Sophie and Evie giving really good accounts of themselves, Peter, Connor, Llyr and Bruce from Year 8 put in some great times. Llyr’s split time was in the top ten fastest times recorded on the day!
Yesterday five pupils from Christ College wore the red vest of Powys at the Welsh National Cross Country Championships at Penlan.
Katie and Alice from Year 7 ran in the Lower Junior category with Katie coming 32nd in the field of 80 runners and was the second Powys runner home. Year 9 pupil, Kitt, ran well in the Junior Boys’ category, coming 17th. Jack, his older brother, and Yr 10 pupil, Danny, helped the Middle Boys’ county team to third place overall with Jack coming 15th. Excellent performances all round.
Geography field trips continue to be rolled back out and earlier this month saw the first Year 9 trip since before the pandemic. 47 pupils collected data at the foot of Hay Bluff, investigating the impact of tourism in the National Park. Naturally they then…Read on
Mountain biking is a key part of our Second Curriculum activities with pupils taking full advantage of what our fantastic location has to offer. The range of mountain biking courses and excursions continue to expand and this week saw our most advanced riders heading to…Read on
Three entrepreneurial students at Christ College Brecon have embarked on a business venture to test their commerce skills and launched a brand-new mobile catering trike. Lower Sixth pupils Lottie Cross, Fern Cumine and Fran Lauenburg debuted the novel catering tricycle at this year’s school Sports…Read on
On Saturday 7th May we were delighted to showcase the Art and photography work of our year 7, 8 and 9 pupils in an exhibition in the Powell gallery, followed by a prize giving. We are privileged to have local artist Laura Dennis as our…Read on
Christ College Brecon launched its ambitious 2041 Mountain Challenge on Saturday , where intrepid individuals were invited to push themselves to their limits and take on one of three different hiking routes around the Brecon Beacons. Sponsored by Sam Hawking Property Lawyers, the routes…Read on