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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

  • 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...

  • Inter-Division Archery Competition

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    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

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    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

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    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...

  • Y11 Pupil Called Up to Wales U19 Lacrosse Squad


    Monday, 18 December 2017

    Fifteen year old Millie Hurt from Bolton School has been called up to the Wales U19 Lacrosse squad. Having performed well at trials, the Bolton School, Brooklands and Lancashire U18s’ Lacrosse player is currently training once a month with the Wales...

  • Gymnastics Final One of the Best in Recent Years


    Friday, 15 December 2017

    Contestants in this year’s Y7 Gymnastics Final at Bolton School Boys’ Division exhibited some of the most impressive balances and travelling movements in recent years. Eight boys competed against one another in a dramatic final played out in front...

  • County Call-Ups for Lacrosse Players

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    Friday, 08 December 2017

    A significant number of the Girls’ Division’s lacrosse players have once again been called up to represent their county. Following trials over four weeks, sixteen pupils have been selected for the Under 18 and Under 15 A and B Squads. Scarlett Amos...

  • Ballet and Gymnastics Success for Dinburgh


    Thursday, 07 December 2017

    Towards the end of November, Year 5 pupil Dinburgh Ai took part in two prestigious competitions, one in ballet and the second in rhythmic gymnastics. First, Dinburgh entered The Mabel Ryan Awards 2017 in London. This event is organised by the...

  • U13s into National Semi-Final of Football Cup


    Monday, 04 December 2017

    After a stunning 4-2 comeback in the last round of the national Independent Schools' Football Association (ISFA) Cup against St.Bede’s, a school from Manchester, a chance for Bolton School Boys’ Division to proceed to the last four of the...

  • Endeavour Rewarded with Lancashire Call Up


    Sunday, 03 December 2017

    Morgan Skeels-Caldwell, a Sixth Form student at Bolton School Boys’ Division, has seen his dedication and hard work pay off rewarded with a call-up to the Lancashire RFU U18s’ team. Taking his position as flanker in the back row and performing two...

  • Pupil Reaches National Dressage Championships


    Wednesday, 29 November 2017

    Year 8 pupil Beth McGuinness has qualified to compete in the British National Dressage Championships next April. Beth started riding at the age of two and began competing in local pony club shows when she was four. Initially she took part in...

  • Head of Sport’s Rugby Contribution Recognised

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    Friday, 17 November 2017

    Mr Paul Fernside, the Boys’ Division Head of Sport and Master in Charge of Rugby, travelled to Twickenham to attend the recent England v Argentina International as a guest of Mitsubushi and the RFU. He had been nominated to receive an award from...

  • Bolton School Pupils Contribute to ESSA’s Water Polo Success

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    Monday, 30 October 2017

    Two boys and a girl from Bolton School have spent the October half-term helping out the English Schools’ Swimming Association (ESSA) put in some impressive displays at the Malta Exiles International Water Polo Tournament. Jack Phillips and Marcus...

  • Morgan’s Lancashire Rugby Call-Up

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    Friday, 27 October 2017

    Year 13 student Morgan Skeels-Caldwell has been selected to play for Lancashire U18s this weekend. He will play in a match against Cumbria at Darlington on Sunday. Morgan, who plays back row for Bolton RUFC, has been selected for the twenty-four...

  • Lizzie Selected for Regional Development Programme

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    Friday, 20 October 2017

    Congratulations to Year 9 pupil Lizzie Harkness, who has been selected by the Football Association to attend their Under 14s Regional Development Programme. This residential weekend is held in October. Girls from across the North West region have...

  • Young Gymnast Joins GB Squad

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    Friday, 20 October 2017

    Year 5 pupil Dinburgh Ai has been selected to join the Britain Gymnastics U12 Squad. She will now have the opportunity to take part in training sessions with British Gymnastics to help her to improve even further. The photos are from...

  • GB U19s Squad Selection for Water Polo Player Thea

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    Friday, 20 October 2017

    Thea Simpson in Year 12 has been selected for the GB U19 Women’s Waterpolo Squad following successful trials. This squad will be working towards European and World Championships next year. Thea will therefore need to continue to work hard to...

  • Division 1 Tennis Champions in Regional Knockout

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    Friday, 13 October 2017

    In the summer term of 2017, the Tennis Squad competed in the Year 8 AEGON Teams Tennis Competition. Jessica Bailey, Eve Gould, Carol Habib, Phoebe Hurt and Aliza Nirodi became Division 1 Champions after winning their matches against Manchester High...

  • Cate Joins Manchester Thunder U17s

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    Thursday, 12 October 2017

    Netball player Cate Lord in Year 11 has been selected for the Manchester Thunder U17s. She recently attended trials and was successful in her bid to join the team. This follows on from her joining the Manchester Thunder Netball Development Squad...

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