Biathletes through to National Final
Friday, 17 February 2012
Seven Bolton School senior pupils are through to the National Final of the English Schools' Biathlon event following success in the Northern Semi Finals.
In the Girls' Division, year 7 pupil Hannah Stephenson, year 10 pupil Aimee Smith and year 11 pupil Lydia Walker have qualified, while in the Boys' Division year 7 pupil Harrison Barker-Smith, year 8 pupil David Price, year 11 pupil Andrew Keat and year 12 pupil Oliver Walker made it through. The pupils completed a 1000m run and a 100m swim for the event. Oliver Walker did exceptionally well to come first overall in his age group.
The final will be held at Crystal Palace on 25 March.