Congratulations to Queen Anne’s Elite Sports Coach, Miss Katie Armstrong, who has recently been selected to represent the England Lacrosse team on tour to Australia in preparations for the 2017 World Lacrosse Championships. Katie, who joined Queen Anne’s as part of the teaching staff in September 2015, will be spending two and a half weeks […]
Since November 2014, U6 student, Sheyi Blackett, has participated in the GB Junior Trailing selection process. Below, Sheyi shares her experiences of gaining entry into Final Trials and competing in The Home International Regatta, which took place this July in Strathclyde, Scotland: “I have been in the GB Junior trailing selection process since November 2014 […]
Congratulations to L6 student Ella, who has been awarded a place at the U17 National Lacrosse Academy. Ella, who completed trials in August, will begin training with the Academy over the next few months alongside another Queen Anne’s student Gabriella, L6. The U17 National Academy acts as an essential stepping stone for lacrosse players who […]
Former Queen Anne’s student and England Rugby player, Tamara Taylor, is enjoying the celebrations following England’s victory at the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014. The England team were crowned World Champions on Sunday 17 August after defeating Canada 21 – 9 in the final held at the Stade Jean-Bouin in Paris, France. Tamara, 32, attended […]
On Tuesday 15 April, Mr Edward Hellings, Director of Finance at Queen Anne’s, participated in the annual Commons & Lords vs Trentham/Newcastle charity rugby match at Twickenham. The game raised £15,000 for the Rugby Football Union’s (RFU) Injured Players Fund. Below, Mr Hellings gives his account of the game at Twickenham: “Most people think I […]
Two Sixth Form students from Queen Anne’s have represented England at the Under 19 Lacrosse Festival in Oshawa, Canada. The festival, held between 10 – 20 July, was played in conjunction with the 2013 Women’s Lacrosse World Cup, run by The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL). Harriet Foster, U6, and Jess De Mulder, L6, were […]
Congratulations to Sheyi Blackett, U5, who has been accepted into the Under 17’s Regional Netball Performance Academy. Sheyi, who was already with the Southern Region Team, will now be training with all the England U17 players from the South with the next step hopefully being a place in the England U17’s squad. A fantastic achievement!