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Summer Success in Sport for Canterbury Academy Students

Gymnastics Two of our young gymnasts have performed brilliantly in the last few weeks. Serena McCormack has just competed in The Floor & Vault Championships and came fourth.  She is a member of The Canterbury Gymnastics Club Young Leadership Academy and has...

Wimbledon Trip Success

On Tuesday, we took a group of students to Wimbledon to inspire some of our young tennis players. The students were selected to attend this trip due to their ongoing commitment to tennis throughout this academic year. They got to walk around Wimbledon and soak up the...

Golf Success

On Friday our golf team took part in an interhouse competition at Boughton golf club. This event is a fully funded event from the Charles Harris legacy funding, which enables our students to receive some specialist golf coaching lessons prior to the competition day as...

Cricket success for Canterbury Academy students

Our under 14 cricket squad played Howard School in a friendly and won by 85 runs. A strong team performance resulted in a comfortable win for the team who were all presented with their own school caps before the match.

Three Canterbury Academy students in county cricket side over weekend

24 June 2019 Three of our junior cricket academy players represented a Kent Cricket under 14 side over the weekend. Will Cook, Freddie Fulton and Henry Goss were all selected by the county for a game against a strong London under 15 side at Hartley Cricket Club....

Athletics success for Canterbury Academy students

Students from year 7, 8, 9 and 10 competed in an athletics fixture against all the other schools in the district. There were some standout performances on the day and could you please congratulate the following students when you see them. Millie Hunt - 1st in High...

Ollie Sunnucks in National Roller Hockey Final Success

Ollie Sunnucks represented Eastern Counties United in the national under 17 roller hockey final over the weekend. The national final took place in Middlesbrough and was against his old side, Herne Bay. Eastern Counties United came out on top and won the game 8-3...

Softball success for Canterbury Academy students

In a busy week for Canterbury Academy sport, our students have experienced success in a range of activities. Our Year 7 softball team have defied the odds and won their first game this week. The team picked up their first win in an exhilarating game against Herne Bay...

Under 13 Cricket Team Win Kent Cup

Canterbury Academy’s under 13 cricket side defied the odds and beat a strong Sir Joseph Williamsons School in the county cup final on Wednesday 26th June. Read the coverage in "The Cricketer"...

Lewis Wall Stars in County Ten-Pin Bowling Triumph

Year 10 student, Lewis was selected for the Kent ten-pin bowling team that competed in the County Championships at Dunstable recently. Lewis bowled in all eight games as he was the most consistent bowler on the day and considering this was his debut, he performed...