Alton Convent Athletics Partnership

19th November 2015

Students at Alton Convent School and Sixth Form have been benefiting from a successful partnership with internationally renowned Aldershot, Farnham and District Athletics Club. The testing training sessions are led by Cathy Stewart, Head of the club’s young development group. Acclaimed distance running coach Mick Woods is also supporting the programme. Mick has been GB Team Coach at World and European Cross Country Championships and has won England Athletics Coach of the Year award.
Head of PE Mrs Amanda Cowle commented, ‘We are proud of our partnership with the internationally recognised athletics club Aldershot, Farnham and District. Our pupils are benefiting from AFDAC’s deep coaching expertise and pre-race preparations as we embark on our competitive cross country programme!’