Pupils and staff at ther College were blessed with beautiful weather for the 2016 Steeplechase.
Almost every pupil in the school and a good number of brave staff members tackled a variety of demanding courses on the South Downs above Eastbourne.
The juniors ran a relatively short course whilst the intermediate and senior runners followed increasingly more challenging routes. Everyone finished their races on the seafront Western Lawns.
Overall winning houses – Nugent for the girls and Craig for the boys.
Junior category – Blackwater and Craig
Intermediate ‘A’ category – Nugent and Reeves
Intermediate ‘B’ category – Nugent and Reeves
Senior ‘A’ category – Nugent and Gonville
Senior ‘B’ category – School and Gonville
There were some superb individual performances:
Junior girls – 1st Ella Hemming, 2nd Harriet Morss-Davies, 3rd Aimee Wood
Junior Boys – 1st George Pool, 2nd Adam Armitage, 3rd Henry Turnbull
Inter Girls – 1st Honey Curtis, 2nd Annabel Wilson, 3rd Elizabeth Turner
Inter Boys – 1st Laurence Adamson, 2nd Daniel Toole, 3rd Oliver Morss-Davies
Senior Girls – 1st Scarlett Scotland, 2nd Rose Down, 3rd Lucy Hyde
Senior Boys – 1st Edward Mannhardt, 2nd George Brassett, 3rd Edward Laycock