Farlington success in athletics event


On Wednesday 21st May a team of Prep 4, 5 and 6 Farlington athletes travelled to Hurst to compete in the annual Prep Schools Athletics Competition.

It was a team event, with eight Prep Schools competing in the junior section.

Farlington was placed 3rd overall - an excellent achievement and were only narrowly beaten by Hurst and Ardingly.

Some particular highlights from Year 4 were: 1st in Long Jump for Emilie Williams; 2nd in 150m and 3rd in High Jump for Lucy Bugler; and 3rd in Rounders Ball Throw for Alyssia Brown.

From Prep 5 Isabella Hayes came 1st in the High Jump and 2nd in 200m and 800m, and Emilia Fisher came 3rd in Long Jump and Rounders Ball Throw.

In Prep 6, Rania Hyde came 2nd in 100m and 200m and Suzie Lunt came 3rd in High Jump.

Congratulations to all the girls who competed and represented Farlington so well.

Report and pictures contributed by Farlington School.