Seaford College Prep School holds sports day

Seaford College Prep School Sports Day 2016 4Congratulations to all the children who participated in Seaford College Prep School sports day. The weather was kind to us and all the competitors made a huge effort and showed wonderful team spirit. It was also a lovely opportunity to meet the new parents at the barbecue afterwards.

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Seaford College Prep School show jumping team scores NSEA victory

Seaford College Prep School show jumping team NSEA winners 1The Seaford College Prep School show jumping team of Emily Cook, Abigail Jupp and Lauren Goldsmith came a fantastic first last weekend in the 50cm inter-schools competition run by Copthorne Prep School.

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“The girls and their ponies were brilliant and we have had a very fun and exciting day, also qualifying for the Grassroots National Championships,” said Lucy Sanders, Seaford’s Equestrian Team Manager. “A good day for Seaford Equestrian!”

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Well done to Seaford College Prep School Year 5 pupil Ollie Boarer!

Seaford College Prep School pupil Ollie Boarer cycle-cross races GoodwoodSeaford College Prep School Year 5 pupil Ollie Boarer in has been continuing to compete in cycle-cross and in a series of races at Goodwood. He has dominated his age group, winning his races – well done, Ollie!

Seaford College Prep School pupil Archie Law enjoys footballing success

Seaford College Chiddingfold U11 Archie Law 2Seaford College Prep School pupil Archie Law and his teammates in the Chiddingfold U11 football side have enjoyed a great run of success recently. They were victorious in the Beacon Hill Junior Football Club tournament, winning all their matches, and goalkeeper Archie even managed to score himself from a tremendous goal kick. The following weekend at the Farncombe YFC tournament, the team were again unbeaten in the qualifiers and went on to win the final.

Congratulations to Archie and the Chiddingfold U11 football team.

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Seaford Prep School pupil helps rugby team win championship

Seaford College Prep School rugby player Thomas Machell WEB 2Seaford College Prep School student Thomas Machell has enjoyed success playing for his local rugby club, with his Chichester RFC U10 A-Team being crowned Sussex Champions 2016 during the Easter holidays.

Seaford Equestrians from the Prep School visit Coombelands

Seaford Equestrians from the Prep School at CoombelandsDuring the Easter holidays, some of the Seaford Equestrians from the Prep School attended a show-jumping training session at Coombelands, just outside Pulborough. Nia and Emmy Burkinshaw and Abigail Jupp did very well despite the most inclement weather!

Seaford College Prep pupil helps school win national clay shooting contest

Seaford College pupil William Greaves in The Schools Challenge clay shooting contestOur congratulations go to Year 8 pupil William Greaves, who represented Seaford College in The Schools Challenge, a national clay shooting competition staged in Buckinghamshire last week. Will and four other team members were victorious in the U15 age category.

Seaford College Prep School pupil wins rosette at Cowdray Pony Club show

Seaford College Prep School pupil Abigail Jupp on her ponyAt the weekend, Abigail Jupp from Year 4 competed in the Cowdray Pony Club Dressage Show at Brinsbury College.

Abigail, age 9, and her pony Bally Vally did well in the Walk & Trot class, winning the Best Seaford rider rosette.

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Seaford College Prep School pupil competes at the London International Horse Show

Seaford College Prep School pupil Beanie Bradley at the London International Horse ShowJust before Christmas, Year 7 pupil Beanie Bradley competed at the London International Horse Show at Olympia on her pony, Doune, in the Mini Major class. This was a relay competition for ‘mini riders’ aged 12 years and under on small ponies, who are paired with professional show jumpers to complete a course of show jumps against the clock, with the fastest pair winning.

Seaford College Prep School pupil Beanie Bradley and equestrian bannerThe show included World Cup show jumpers, the Household Cavalry horses, a drum-carrying horse that had been awarded the official rank of Major, and shetland ponies from the Shetland Grand National.

Beanie’s partner was an Italian international show jumper, Emanuele Gaudiano. They both rode good rounds under the spotlights of the atmospheric Olympia arena to end up in seventh place. Being part of this world famous Christmas show was a fantastic experience for Beanie and her family.

Seaford College Prep School holds cross country event

Seaford College Prep School - Cross CountrySeaford College Prep School held its annual cross country event last week. More than 100 Year 5 and 6 pupils from eight schools competed. There were some outstanding individual performances from James Shaw, Peter Baynes, Emilia Burkinshaw, Purdey Marlow, Molly Holt, Beanie Bradley, Tom Thornton and Thomas Burchell.