Radley Sport Scholarship awarded to Elstree Year 8
Elstree was delighted to hear this week that Year 8 Ben had been awarded an Honorary Sport Scholarship to Radley College.
Radley’s Director of Sport James Gaunt informed us that the sports coaches were very impressed with Ben. He added: “Ben is clearly a talented sportsman and will contribute a good deal to the sport here at Radley.”
Honorary Sport Scholarship awarded by Radley College
Ben has played football for a local team from an early age and for school. Aside from being Captain of Rugby at Elstree, he also plays out of school for Wallingford RFC. Furthermore, Ben is an instrumental part of the cricket team.
As an active member of a ski club in Switzerland, Ben regularly participates in race training and amateur ski-racing events in the holidays.
What did Elstree’s Head of Sport Mr Ben Champkin have to say?
Sporting life at Elstree
Sport is an integral part of life at Elstree. Every child receives daily sport coaching and can represent the school.
Facilities include a well-equipped sports hall, outdoor heated pool and 2 all-weather pitches – one full size.
There are also multiple sports pitches, indoor and outdoor cricket nets, a fitness trail, low ropes course, a 9-hole golf course and a shooting range.
Elstree was selected as one of the Top 50 Prep Schools for Cricket in The Cricketer’s School Guide 2021.
Elstree Rugby Captain’s log
To watch Ben, our Captain of Rugby, sharing his tips and drills for passing and catching, click here.