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Athletics is one of the main summer sports at Gordon’s School.

Teams represent at local, district and national level, with some of our teams advancing through several rounds of the English Schools' Athletic Competition. 

Head of Girls and Boys' Athletics Mr Ian Jones -

Annually Gordon's competes in the English Schools championships.

Recent Successes

In the last two years Gordon's  have twice reached the English Schools' B National Finals

Arete Cup Athletics - Wednesday 25th April 2018

Over 70 athletes from Gordon’s took part in the annual Arete Cup Athletics Track Meet. Hosted by Gordon’s, this highly competitive event saw some outstanding performances by both Gordon’s and Woking High. Gordon's were victorious with a very convincing win of 196 points overall to Woking High’s 157. Special congratulations go to the Victor Ludorum winners:  Cara Falconer Y7; Ashton Gordon Y8; Daniel Manning Y9 and Amy Dove Y10. Gordon's also had numerous individual wins and put on a wonderful display winning seven out of eight relays. The most notable performance came from Ludlow Hewson Year 7 who broke the school record in the 800m.

KS4 District Champs - Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Despite the fierce competition at the Woking District Championships, Gordon’s triumphed with the girls coming home with the trophy and the boys being runners up. Eleven schools competed in the rain at the Woking athletics track for the KS4 District Champs and there were some outstanding individual and team performances. Special congratulations go to the following gold medal winners in their individual events: Kathryn Beckett (300m); Amy Dove (HJ), Corum Nott (LJ & 400m); Christian Rowe (TJ) and Ethan Pawadyira (Shot). The most notable performance was from Corum Nott who smashed the school record set in 2009 in the 400m with an incredible time of 51.66s.

School Athletics Records

Five school records were broken at the 2019  Inter-House Athletics competition.

Congratulations to the following new record holders.

Pippa Dixon: Year 10 Discus 25.98m (set in 2016)

Ludlow Hewson: Year 8 High Jump 1.57m (set in 2013)

Augusta House: 4 x 200m Relay Year 7/8 Girls 2.05.70 (set in 2011)

Francesca Bruzas: Year 7/8 Hugh Jump 1.48m (set in 2016) 

China House: 4x200m Relay Year 9 /10 Girls 1.57.82 (set in 2014)

Please click here for Boys' Athletics Records.

Please click here for Girls' Athletics Records.