I Am Looking For

Sports News and Results

Get all your breaking sports news stories from across the campus on this page - links below.

Sports results are often posted in real time via each Division's Sports' Department Twitter accounts:

Girls' Division: @bsgirls_sport

Boys' Division: @SportatBolton

  • Alumni and Students Support GB Water Polo

    IMG_20180513_122450_BURST001_COVER crop.jpg

    Monday, 14 May 2018

    The Great Britain Men’s U19 Water Polo team has qualified for this summer’s European Championships for the first time in a decade, with four players on the team who have a connection to Bolton School. Year 13 student Harrison Barker-Smith and alumni...

  • England Selection for NW U11 Champion Gymnast

    NW U11 Champion May 2018 cr.jpg

    Monday, 14 May 2018

    Year 5 pupil Dinburgh Ai has been titled the Under 11 North-West Champion following a successful competition. She has also been offered a place on the English Squad for 2017-2018.

  • Football Festivals Fun for Primary Pupils

    IMG_0875 cr.jpg

    Thursday, 10 May 2018

    Teams from more than 50 local primary schools flooded the pitches at Bolton School to take part in the annual Football Festivals. The non-competitive Year 3-4 event took place on Tuesday and was followed by the Year 5-6 tournaments on Thursday. The...

  • Thirteenth Consecutive National Water Polo Title


    Tuesday, 08 May 2018

    The U18s water polo team at Bolton School Boys’ Division was commended this morning by Headmaster Philip Britton, who awarded them their national cup in a full assembly. It is the thirteenth consecutive national English Schools’ Swimming Association...

  • Sporting Cups and Colours for Bolton Boys


    Tuesday, 01 May 2018

    Sporting cups and colours were awarded to almost 60 boys at this morning’s Bolton School Boys’ Division full assembly. Pupils collected awards for their success, often on a regional or national stage, in football, hockey, rugby, water polo,...

  • School Supplies Players to GB Water Polo U19s

    GB U19 Water Polo Squad Ben, Harrison and William

    Wednesday, 25 April 2018

    Two Old Boys and a student currently in the Sixth Form will join the Great Britain U19 Men’s team for the forthcoming qualifiers of the LEN European U19 Men’s Water Polo Tournament. Year 13 student Harrison Barker-Smith joins the team alongside...

  • Nine Lacrosse Players Join Regional Academy

    IMG_8888 cr.jpg

    Tuesday, 24 April 2018

    During the Easter holidays, a number of girls in Years 8 and 9 trialled for the Regional Academy Lacrosse Programme. This is a development programme designed to identify players who have the potential to represent their sport at national level and...

  • Outstanding Biathlon Performances


    Monday, 23 April 2018

    Y5 and Y6 girls at Bolton School performed outstandingly at the Association of Junior Independent Schools (AJIS) Biathlon competition held at Rossall School on Monday 23 April. There were excellent performances throughout the team, in particular...

  • Girls' Cross Country Success


    Friday, 20 April 2018

    Junior Girls from Bolton School have been going the extra mile, recording a number of cross country successes. Taking part in the Bolton Schools’ Cross Country Championships held at Moss Bank Park on Thursday 19 April, both year groups enjoyed an...

  • Cowgill Holloway Are New Cricket Kit Sponsors


    Tuesday, 17 April 2018

    Cowgill Holloway have become the new kit sponsors for the Bolton School Boys’ Division cricket teams. The Bolton based accountants and business advisors has sponsored the kit for all age groups, from the Under 12s through to the 1XI and 2XI teams....

  • School to Host Audience with Fitness Guru Ken Heathcote

    Ken Heathcote Poster short.jpg

    Monday, 16 April 2018

    On Wednesday 16 May at 7.15pm, Bolton School will host An Audience with Ken Heathcote, interviewed by Angela Kelly. Ken has written several books, the latest being We’re Going To Live Forever, which will also be the focus of the discussion. A...

  • Real Tennis Pupils Given Royal Seal of Approval


    Tuesday, 03 April 2018

    Four boys and three girls from Bolton School, who have been attending coaching sessions at the Manchester Real Tennis and Racquets Club in Salford for the past five months, were thrilled to be paid a visit by HRH Prince Edwards, The Earl of...

  • Under 13s Win Bolton Schools’ Netball Tournament

    IMG_5702 cr.jpg

    Wednesday, 14 March 2018

    The U13 Netball team have been crowned winners of the Bolton Schools’ Netball Tournament. The team played seven matches in the group stages of the competition, winning all seven comfortably. In total, they scored an impressive 68 goals while...

  • Vlada Helps GB to Gain European Tennis Silver


    Monday, 12 March 2018

    Tennis player Vlada Kozak, who is in Year 7, has helped Great Britain to gain second place in the European Finals. The Great Britain players faced teams from seven other nations and made it to the final where unfortunately they lost out to the Czech...

  • Swimmers Qualify for ESSA National Finals

    IMG_6086 cr.jpg

    Monday, 12 March 2018

    A group of five swimmers in Year 6 competed in the ESSA (English Schools Swimming Association) North West Division Primary Team Championships, held at Everton Park in Liverpool. This competition serves as the qualifying round for the ESSA Nationals:...

  • Incredible National Water Polo Record Continues


    Thursday, 08 March 2018

    Bolton School Boys’ Division has continued its dominance at water polo on the national stage. The U15s’ 7-3 victory over Dulwich College in the national English Schools’ Swimming Association (ESSA) final held in Northampton meant the School has won...

  • Inter-Division Archery Competition

    IMG_4480 cr.jpg

    Friday, 23 February 2018

    The boys have emerged victorious in an archery competition which pitted the Divisions against one another. Over lunchtime, pupils competed over short and long distances to see which Division could score the most points. While the girls came out on...

  • Elite Athletes Learn from Rugby Doctor and Paralympian

    Ayaz Bhuta, GB Wheelchair Rugby athlete and Rio 2016 Paralympian, and Old Boy Dr Vasudevan Mani, now Leeds Rhinos’ Team Doctor, gave pupils an insight into sport at the highest level

    Thursday, 22 February 2018

    Elite athletes from Bolton School’s Junior Boys’, Senior Boys’ and Senior Girls’ schools as well as the entirety of Year 5 girls from Hesketh House enjoyed an informative afternoon in the company of former pupil Dr Vasudevan Mani (1984-1998), who is...

  • National Football Training Camp Call for Lizzy

    KKP-138045 cr.jpg

    Monday, 12 February 2018

    Lizzy Harkness, a Year 9 footballer at Bolton School Girls’ Division, has been selected to attend the upcoming FA National Performance Camp (NPC) at the University of Warwick at the end of the month. The camp is for players identified as having...

  • Town Team Successes for Cross Country Girls


    Monday, 12 February 2018

    Congratulations go out to Blythe Cordwell (Y7) and Lucy Dixon (Y8) who both had impressive runs at the start of the month as members of the Bolton Town Cross Country Team at the Greater Manchester Championships held at Heaton Park. Blythe finished...

  • Vaulting Final Reaches New Heights


    Friday, 09 February 2018

    The grace, balance and courage of the eight Year 8 finalists in this year’s Bolton School Boys’ Division vaulting competition was, as ever, quite remarkable. Performing with nerves of steel in front of their entire year group, their Form Teachers...

  • Girls Chosen for Lancashire U13 Lacrosse Squads


    Tuesday, 06 February 2018

    Having attended trials, nine girls from Bolton School Girls' Division have been chosen for Lancashire's A and B lacrosse squads who will play in the Northern Counties Tournament in a few weeks' time. Phoebe Chuck, Ella Brophy, Jasmine...

  • County Swim Successes for Lucy


    Monday, 05 February 2018

    Girls' Division pupil Lucy Dixon has been spending her weekends profitably at the Lancashire County Swimming Championships. Over the course of three weekends, the Year 8 pupil was winner of the Girls' U13 800m Freestyle and is now Lancashire County...

  • Junior and Intermediate Swim Teams are Town Champions

    Town Swimming champions 2.jpg

    Wednesday, 31 January 2018

    Bolton School Girls’ Division Junior and Intermediate Swim Teams have been crowned town champions after triumphing in the town swimming gala held earlier this week at Bolton One.  The Junior squad (Lucy Dixon, Caitlin Nuttall, Lucy Sackville, Kiana...

  • Boys are U14 Greater Manchester Badminton Champions


    Thursday, 25 January 2018

    A team from Bolton School Boys’ Division has become the U14 Greater Manchester badminton champions. In progressing to the final, the boys overcame two of the strongest teams, Altrincham, 3-2 in the group stage, then Manchester Grammar School, also...

Showing 25 articles. Show more articles.

Sports News Archive