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Women's cricket champs 'Storm' into Taunton School

Pupils were lucky enough to get first-hand coaching from women's cricket champions Rachel Prie...

Academia and sport: a balancing act?

Adrian Kearney, of IB World Schools, and Chris Solly, of World Academy of Sport, on the dilemm...

Staying in is the new going out

Two independent school Headteachers reveal how they are embracing indoor sports in central Lon...

How to avoid sports injuries

Mr Chinmay Gupte, Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at The Portland Hospital, discusse...

Eat, play, sleep: independent school sport

Simon Fry compares the sporting facilities and achievements at different types of independent ...

Why modernising school sports kits is vital

Will Potterton, Director at Leavers Hoodies Company, explains why a modern focus can ensure pu...

Not just for boys: making sport co-educational

Peter Middleton, Deputy Head Co-Curricular at Shrewsbury School, discusses the school's evolvi...

The historical game at Moreton Hall

After 100 years of playing lacrosse, Moreton Hall talks about its past and present sporting su...

Why teaching children basic swimming skills is vital

'Any good PE curriculum should ensure that all children have water confidence'

A call to armbands

Dr Helen Stringer, Headmistress of Northampton High School, reveals how independent schools ca...

The sports stars of the future

Stuart Canvas Group reveals the educational and health benefits behind inclusion in sports for...

Going for gold at Kingham Hill School

British Olympic champion, Susannah Townsend, led the school in a hockey masterclass

Pitch perfect: Maddie Hinch and her journey to Olympic gold

Meet Maddie Hinch MBE, an England Hockey and Team GB Goalkeeper who never gave up on her dream...

O'Neills: 100 years of sportswear

As they look forward to celebrating a century of being a leading sportswear manufacturer, O'Ne...

Lead the field with Stevensons XXV

What does it take to stand out on the sports field? Stevensons has the answer with their bespo...

How Kukri creates one-of-a-kind sports kit

Kukri Sports on how to ensure that school sports teams are equipped with exceptional, bespoke ...

Autumn/Winter '17 issue of Independent School Sport is here!

Lucinda Reid explains what to expect in the Autumn/Winter issue of Independent School Sport ma...

Pulling together with Mizuno

Mizuno discuss their partnership with British Rowing and reveal the processes behind developin...

Cardiff Met visit Rydal Penrhos to talk sport

Reperesentatives from Cardiff Metropolitan University visited the school this month as part of...

U19 England Netball Squad tour for Oundle pupil

This summer, an Oundle School pupil travelled to New Zealand to tour with the U19 England Netb...

Abbey Gate College cycle raises £2,500 for Young Minds

Abbey Gate College pupils cycled from Chester to London in 18 hours

A royal appointment for Bolton School water polo players

Bolton School water polo players showed off their skills to Prince William during visit

Advantage Bradfield College: new courts have speed and slide

Bradfield College installs six new clay courts for its budding tennis stars

Karting champ gives 9-year-old experience of a lifetime

Matt Luff spent a day karting with Ethan Tailor, a young racing enthusiast with a degenerativ...

Kia Super League crowns Western Storm as National Champs

Western Storm's key sponsors Taunton School are celebrating the amazing success of the women's...

Every girl matters

At Moreton Hall School, PE is an important part of school life. Here's what they have coming u...

Game on for Kukri Sports

After the success of the Commonwealth Youth Games, Kukri Sports reflect on how their kits enab...

Pangbourne College pupil crowned European Champion

Year-10 pupil Josie Symons helped Team GB win Gold at FEI European Showjumping Championship 20...

St Margaret's Equestrian Team jumps to victory

The school team was ranked overall winners at the 'Just for Schools' British Showjumping Natio...

Taunton School take on St Michael's Mount Swim

Staff and pupils from Taunton School Long Distance Swim Club participated in the event

"Education needs to be your Plan A" says Sports Director

A former Olympic athlete has revealed she is struggling to find work since retiring from sport...

Why schools should not restrict adventure and ambition

Schools need to manage risks and push the boundaries of experience, says Patrick Wenham, Headt...

Cricket legends to lead programme for superstar youngsters

A pair of regional cricket stars will spearhead a prestigious cricket programme at Rydal Penrh...

Olympians join St Mary's to celebrate sporting success

An Olympic swimmer and Paralympic archer were guests at the school's annual Sports Award Dinne...

King's Ely pupils crowned British champions

Victory for King's Ely students at British Junior Rowing Championships

Gareth Southgate talks tactics at Harrogate Ladies' College

The England football manager was guest of honour at the school's Speech Day

The journey to a football academy

Two Bolton School Girls' Division pupils are celebrating football contracts. Here are their st...

Cricket champion Freddie Flintoff leaves pupil starstruck

13-year-old Suhas Shekar got a surprise visit after his latest school cricket match 

Farlington student awarded SportsAid funding

16-year-old Gabriella Eltham will be following in the footsteps of her heroes Mo Farah and Jes...

Independent school sporting highlights 2016-17

Steve Wright picks out some highlights from a hugely successful sporting year for the independ...