Stockport Academy students had the opportunity to brush up on their hockey skills with Olympic gold medal-winner Alex Danson.
Students at Midhurst Rother College were recently inspired by the arrival of Alex Danson, United Learning Sports Ambassador and member of the successful Team GB hockey squad who helped the team win their first ever Olympic Gold medal in Rio this summer.
Paralympic gold medalist, and United Learning Sports Ambassador, Emma Wiggs helped inspire the pupils at Silverdale Primary Academy when she visited the school on Friday (18th November) to help launch its new pupil charter.
GB Olympic Gold medallist and England Hockey player Alex Danson visited Greenacre School, in Banstead, Surrey on Saturday 12 November to run a Hockey Workshop for Year 5 girls.
Olympic gold medalist Jason Gardener MBE passed on the secrets of his success when he was guest of honour at Manchester Academy's annual student awards.
Staff and students at Lambeth Academy were delighted to welcome Paralympic gold medal paracanoeist Emma Wiggs, who opened the academy’s new sensory room and garden.
Rio Olympic Gold medalist, and United Learning Sports Ambassador, Alex Danson helped William Hulme’s Grammar School honour its own superstars, with a presentation event celebrating the school’s exam success.
The Sports and Annual Awards were held over two days with Inline Skating World Champion Jenna Dowling handing out prizes
Olympic gold medalist Jason Gardener takes centre stage at Salford City Academy
Pupils and staff at Abbey Hey Primary Academy in Manchester have been embodying the spirit of Rio through a series of events and activities tied in with United Learning’s cultural and sporting festival.