We actively encourage our pupils to take part in a wide variety of out of school sports. We hope you enjoy reading about some of our children's achievements. If you are a Morlander with an achievement you'd like to share with us then please email this into Miss Metcalf.
Abby with 8 month old Billie who came 2nd at Lowther Castle Dog show beating quite a lot of gorgeous dogs! Abby had to showcase him and answer all the judges questions in a large ring of mainly adults!!
Annie took part in a Swimathon to raise money for CLIC Sargent.. CLIC Sargent is a charity that helped Annie when she had leukaemia. Annie swam a fantastic 10 lengths of Penrith pool which was especially good as she just got her certificate for one length front crawl and one length back stroke the week before Christmas. Annie raised over £300 with lots of Team Morland parents sponsoring her and she had lots of encouragement from the other children in school.
Bradley plays football for the Cerebral Palsy Ambulant football team in Carlisle and also trains with the Cumberland FA inclusive team on a Thursday this is Bradley with his award for being the most determined and dedicated player in his team
Elizabeth has been playing football for Castletown U12 Girls for 4 years, Elizabeth trains on Friday nights and has a match on a Sunday. This is Elizabeth winning the Castletown Girls Player of the Year trophy and also the Kings Meaburn Field day trophy for best Girl Penalty shoot out.
Harry loves football he trains with Castletown every Saturday morning and has played in 2 tournaments so far. In his first tournament his team only lost one match, in the second tournament his team played 5 games and Harry scored all 7 goals across all the games scoring a hat-trick in one of them and then he kept a clean sheet when it was his turn in goals.
Katie plays for Castletown under 10s football team and has played for 2 years. She has training every Friday and matches most Sunday’s. The picture below on the right is of Katie playing at Brunton Park.
Lacey helps her Mum, Dad and sister showing their sheep and cattle. Lacey takes part in the young handlers classes at lots of local shows.
Poppy won champion young handler at Crosby show with her lamb Rapunzel. She also won champion young handler at Penrith Auction Mart. Poppy swam 50 metres after her swimming lesson last week. Poppy won her class showing Dairy Shorthorn cattle.
Thomas loves playing Football. He plays for Castletown. They are yet to be defeated. These 7 players have won every tournament so far. Well done. Great team work.
Here are some certificates that Tilly has achieved during her swimming lessons - great work!