World Freestyle champion visits Claydon High School

World Freestyle Football Champion Colin Nell visited Claydon High School last week to give a special assembly in the Sports Hall.

Nell, a fantastic athlete and motivational speaker, demonstrated some of his impressive skills on the day.

He was then on hand to start the school’s annual fancy dress Fun Run with a special Olympic theme.

The visit was a part of the school’s ongoing commitment to promoting sport and work linked to London 2012 and the Olympic and Paralympic Values, as well as raising money towards equipment for the Fitness Gym.

The school regularly demonstrates the importance of key values friendship, determination and excellence through its many sporting events and promotes the values through different classroom activities.


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A mini ‘Claydon Olympics’ – a themed day for Year 10 students was recently held and Olympic athlete Jamie Baulch has been invited to talk to all students in assembly.

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