Tag Archives: PE

  • Young Ambassadors

    In Singapore in July 2005, London won the right to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. In the presentation in Singapore, London made a promise to the world that showed the commitment from London to use the power of the Games to inspire millions of Young People to choose sport. This became known as […]

  • YJB Rugby Season Kicks Off in Style

    In conditions more like those you would expect to find in the Waikato Stadium the Ysgol John Bright U18 rugby team played and beat Aberconwy by 31 v 14. There were good team performances throughout and the intensity of the game tested everyone’s fitness. Evan Griffith, who played a crucial role at the breakdown with […]

  • Hannah Bowls for Wales

    Hannah Thornton (10I) has been selected to represent the Welsh under 16’s cricket team. So far Hannah has played against Cheshire, Shropshire and Somerset.  Her bowling figures have been brilliant and she has so far taken 7 wickets! Hannah will represent Wales again on Monday in an away match against Worcester.  Best of luck Hannah, […]

  • National Success for YJB Athletes

    A big congratulations to Nathan Thomason (9I), Ryan Pike (10J), Daniel Ashe (10B) and Nia Roberts (13T) from Ysgol John Bright who represented Eryri at the National Athletics Competition held in Brecon 2/7/11. Nathan received a Silver medal for discus, Ryan Pike received a bronze medal for 400m, & Nia Roberts received a bronze medal […]

  • Sports Accelerate at YJB

    Over the past 3 months Ysgol John Bright has hosted a Sports Accelerate Programme for 22 year 5 students from our feeder primary schools. Initially the students we identified as being the top 10% More Able and Talented in a sporting context. The aims of the programme were to: Engender and support the development of […]

  • Ski Trip 2011

    This year saw us returning to Torgon for what we hoped would be another successful trip – we were not disappointed. Travelling so late in the year it is fair to say we were all slightly apprehensive as to what the snow conditions would be like and we knew our trip was going to be […]

  • Daniel Selected to Represent Wales

    A huge congratulations to year 8 student Daniel Evans who has been selected to represent the Welsh Under 13 cricket team. Daniel went through a tough selection process and is the only player in his age group to be selected from North Wales! Daniel went through the selection process visiting the Welsh Institute of Sport […]

  • Girls’ Cricket Team Batting for Conwy

    Congratulations to the YJB U13’s girl’s cricket team who recently took part in the Eryri Girls Kwik Cricket Competition at Plas Ffrancon Leisure Centre, Bethesda. Also, a big thank you to our Sporting Heroes volunteers; James Townsend (Yr12) and Matthew Williams (Yr12) who recently completed their cricket leader’s award, who help assist with 5×60 cricket […]

  • YJB Sports Round-Up

    Gogledd Cymru U15’s 19-11 Merthyr Schools Josh Roberts and Cameron Davies are currently playing for Gogledd Cymru, who recently booked their place in the final of the Amdahl Bowl thanks to a hard earned win against Merthyr. Congratulation to both players and especially Josh who got on the score sheet while playing flanker. They will […]