Monkton Prep at IAPS Triathlon
Monday, 12 June 2017
Five pupils from Monkton Prep School made the long trip to Dulwich in Kent to compete in the IAPS Prep Schools Triathlon last Sunday. Children from Years 5 - Year 8 competed in the Championships which consists of swimming, cycling and running as its three diciplines. The distances vary according to the year group. All five Monkton pupils performed extremely well and finished in the top twenty in their respective age groups. Children competing were Lawrence Martindale in Year 8 who finished first, successfully defending his crown by winning the overall competition, he was the fastest by over 45 seconds. Poppy Goode in Year 5 recorded 13th, Fern Deshon (Year 6), 6th, Elliot Hardisty (Year 6) 3rd and Joseph Martindale (Year 6) 2nd.
Congratulations to all those who competed, a fabulous day for Monkton Sport.