Tag Archives: sport

  • Show Racism The Red Card

    We were invited to attend a Show Racism The Red Card event at Llandudno Football Club organised by the Football Association of Wales. The event included a number of workshops, presentations and videos aimed at educating young people on the issues surrounding racism, particularly in football. The students had the opportunity to meet former Cardiff […]

  • Youngsters Lead the Way in Sport

    Find the original article on Sport Wales. Pupils from across the county of Conwy are leading the way in urging other school pupils nationwide to voice their opinion in the second ever Sport Wales School Sport Survey. In 2011 the first School Sport Survey, became the biggest ever to capture opinions of children and young […]

  • YJB Students Triumph for Conwy

    Well done to the Conwy Schools Under 13’s football team, who have recently won the Welsh Schools County final in Oswestry against Ceridigion. They triumphed 2-1, and in the squad is Shaun McCaffery, Elliott Shileds and Toby Roberts of Ysgol John Bright. Congratulations to all the boys!  

  • 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 […]