Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

Cross Country Competition – Edelston Trophy

Things are looking great for Elstree’s cross-country. Yesterday we competed for the annual Edelston Trophy and picked up a silver medal (Ollie) in the juni...

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Ludgrove Cross-Country Relays

A very enjoyable afternoon was spent at Ludgrove with some very gutsy running from both junior and senior teams. Both Elstree teams came in a very respectable 9...

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Inter-Schools Cross-Country Fixture at Chandlings

It was a bright but crisp sunny day at the annual inter-schools cross-country fixture at Chandlings Prep School in Oxford. With over twenty schools represented ...

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House Cross Country Competition

We were lucky to have the most glorious afternoon for the annual House Cross Country competition yesterday.  The sun shone although it was still rather cold an...

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1st XI – The Final Home Match of the Season

If ever the stage was set for eleven boys to fill the Elstree shirts, this was it. It is a particularly beautiful southerly view from the Uppers dormitories acr...

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Winners of the U11 Shrewsbury 6-a-side 2015

V Packwood 0-4V Stafford Prep 0-5V Yarlet 3-1V Cothill 2-0V Terra Nova 1-1 (won 3-2 on penalties)V Yarlet 1-1 (won 4-3 on penalties) On the 256th anniversary of...

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Elstree Triathlon

Another busy term of sport came to end on Wednesday 1st July with the annual Elstree Triathlon. Scorching conditions ensured that as well as having plenty of fu...

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Sports Day

Weren’t we lucky with the weather on Sports Day!  It was a fabulous day with some exciting track races and plenty of closely contested field events too, all ...

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House Tennis Championships

Last Wednesday, the House Lawn Tennis Championships took place on Bates. Would northern rock be hard to crack? How far would the hand of southern hospitality ex...

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Elstree Eagles at Caldicott Premier League Cricket

What do you get if you have 6 or 7 all-rounder cricketers, five over innings, short boundaries and three trophies? Answer: the end of defensive cricket. On Sund...

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