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Brooke Weston Trust Sports Awards 2017

Athletes and sports teams from across our Trust schools had their talents and achievements recognised at last night’s Trust Sports Awards.

The event, at Corby Cube, was attended by hundreds of students, parents and teachers and there were also specially invited guest speakers and acts, which added to the success of the evening, organised and hosted by our Trust Director of Sport, Kirstie Smith.

Tennis player Jade Windley spoke about her career and setbacks and encouraged our students to

Mr Henrys being put through his paces by freestyle footballer Jamie Knight.

always aim high. Freestyle footballer Jamie Knight gave a great demonstration of his skills and invited Executive Principal John Henrys onstage to learn how to balance a football on the back of his neck while performing a press up!

Footballer Alistair Patrick Heselton gave an inspirational talk about his professional career as a footballer was nearly shattered after a car accident. However he determinedly resumed his career to become a silver Paralympic medallist and Sky ‘Living for Sport’ mentor.

All three special guests presented the awards while Miss Smith read out all the sporting

CEO Dr Andrew Campbell with Alistair Patrick-Heselton

achievements of the nominated students. Thanks to everyone who made the evening so special, including the dancers from Thomas Clarkson Academy who did two routines.

Our Trust CEO, Dr Andrew Campbell was presented with a signed rugby ball from Northampton Saints. He commended the nominated students on their achievements.

Pictures from the evening can be accessed here.


The winners were:

BWT Participation and Achievement Award

KS2: Oliver Greenwood Gretton

KS3: Harry Smith Kettering Science Academy

KS4: Elisabeth Szekelyova Kettering Science Academy


BWT Outstanding Contribution Award

KS2: Change for Life Club Oakley Vale

KS3: Courtney Daniels Corby Technical School

 KS4: Chloe Morgan Corby Business Academy


BWT Sports Leader of the Year:

KS2: Sports Crew Gretton

KS3: Hania Mazur Brooke Weston Academy

KS4: Sophia Shorrock Brooke Weston Academy


BWT Sportswoman of the Year:

KS2: Sophie Tjurina Peckover

KS3: Annabel Thompson Brooke Weston Academy

KS4: Iulia Petre Corby Technical School


BWT Sportsman of the Year:

KS2: Bradley Paul Beanfield

KS3: Danny Grieve Thomas Clarkson Academy

KS4: Austin Reed Kettering Science Academy


BWT Team of the Year:

KS2: Years 5/6 Sitting Volleyball Team

KS3: Year 7 Girls Netball TCA

KS4: Year 11 Futsal Brooke Weston Academy


BWT Sports Festivals

Years 1 and 2: Peckover Primary

Years 3 and 4: Gretton Primary

Years 5 and 6: Compass Primary

Year 7:  Brooke Weston Academy

Year 8: Kettering Science Academy

Year 9: Brooke Weston Academy


U-14 Rugby winners:

Brooke Weston Academy


U-14 Cricket winners:

Brooke Weston Academy

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