Digital Schools Awards Scotland

Larkhall Academy

Physical Education - Celebrating Success

Larkhall Academy PE department aim to recognise the sporting achievements of our talented, hard working young people. Below you will see some of their recent success stories.

Trampolining Success

Lorna Pitkethley - S3

Congratulations to Lorna Pitkethley, who won a silver medal for the double mini trampoline at the NDP Scottish National Qualifier in Perth despite suffering from an injured foot.

 

Excellent effort!!

Equestrian Vaulting Success

Mhairi Hume - S5

A massive Congratulations to S5 pupil, Mhairi Hume. Mhairi recently qualified and was only one of three who competed for Great Britain at the European Equestrian Vaulting Championships in Hungary.

 Mhairi trains twice a week in Perth and hopes to compete at the World Championships and World Equestrian Games after her success representing GB at the recent European Championships.

 

Excellent achievement!!

 

Check out her performance!

 

https://youtu.be/1mWLpkvo-Oo

 

Yachting Success

Chloe Aitken - S6

Congratulations to S6 Pupil Chloe Aitken. Chloe has recently achieved the following awards:

 

Royal Yachting Association

•Safe Fun                    

•Safeguarding Awareness     

•Essential Navigation

•Competent Crew

•First Aid

 

Chloe has also sailed 552 nautical miles tidal around the west coast of Scotland and is a member of the Ocean Youth Trust Scotland and is working her Day Skipper status.

Very well done!!