Cornwall School Games Rowing and Sailing Success

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Newquay Tretherras Students took part in the Cornwall School Games Gig rowing and Sailing event at Mylor on 20th September 2016.

The Newquay school entered 4 teams that included a Year 7, 8 & 9 Mixed crew, a Year 10 & 11 Mixed crew, a Year 10 & 11 Girls grew as well as a Sailing crew.

In a tough competition, the Newquay Tretherras students achieved some fantastic results.

The Gig rowers came 2nd in both the Mixed Year 7, 8 & 9 crew and Girls Year 10 & 11 crew. Despite being against some all-boys crews and rowing well, the Mixed Year 10-11 crew came 5th.

In the sailing event, Isabel Perkins and Holly Cooper came 5th whilst Morgan and Sophie Cooper came 1st.

Mrs K Pender who co-ordinates the Newquay Tretherras Rowing Club commented, ‘All the students behaved impeccably and were a credit to the school as always. Congratulations to all the crews who competed with great Tretherras spirit.’

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