Junior Sports

Athletics News 2016
21 June 2016

KA 5 Schools Event – Balgray 13 May 

This is the second year KA have hosted this event along with Broomhill Primary, Kelvindale Primary, Hamilton College and St. Columba’s School.  This is now becoming one of the Junior School main athletics events. With over 200 pupils attending the event there is a real buzz around Balgray.  There were some excellent performances on the day by KA pupils.  This was illustrated by KA winning 8 out of the 12 relay races. Kelvinside won both the boys and girls competitions and were the overall combined winner.  A very successful afternoon!


The Glasgow Academy Henderson Challenge – 20 May

Following on from the previous week KA pupils were involved in the annual Henderson Challenge organised by Glasgow Academy.  The schools involved were Glasgow Academy, High School of Glasgow, Jordanhill and St Aloysius College.

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Junior School Sports Day
21 June 2016

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Once again this was an excellent event and the pupils all worked very hard throughout the afternoon across all 6 events.  There were many outstanding individual performers.  

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Henderson Challenge
24 May 2016

Well done to all athletes who competed in the Henderson Challenge on Friday 20 May at Glasgow Academy.

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Scottish Schools Cross Country
29 April 2016

On Saturday 23 April thirteen pupils competed in the Scottish Schools Cross Country; the premier event in the cross-country calendar. The pupils ran well on the day against the best runners in the country. 



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Glasgow Schools Swimming Finals
03 March 2016

There were some excellent performances from the Junior School swimmers on Monday 29 February. 

There were medals won in both the individual and relay events. 

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Glasgow Primary Schools Cross Country
01 March 2016

The Boys and Girls in J5,6  and SP ran very well at the Glasgow Schools Primary Championships at Nether Pollock on Friday 26 February.  There were some excellent individual performances.  

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Garscube Harriers Schools Cross Country
26 February 2016

Kelvinside had 35 competitors competing in the Garscube Cross Country event held in Maryhill Park.

All the pupils can be very proud of their efforts just completing the course but many excelled in the tough condition and there were lots of success in both the individual and team competition.



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Sophie McNeill, Judo
26 February 2016

Well done to Sophie McNeill (SP) who took part in the Ultimate Judo Open Championships in Edinburgh. This was her first time competing in the older age category of A Band and higher weight category. She fought in a pool of 7 girls and went on to come 3rd, bringing home the bronze medal.

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SP Hockey, Lomond Festival
26 February 2016

Congratulations to the SP hockey team who won the Lomond Hockey Festival. The team won all of their games, scoring 16 goals and not conceding any!

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Swimming Galas
26 February 2016

U13, U12, U11 Swimming Gala between Hamilton College and Kelvinside Academy

This was another very successful gala at Hamilton College.  50 students participated in the event from J4 to S1.  The final score was 648pts to KA – 586pts to Hamilton College.  All students were a credit to the school in both performance and behaviour. 

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