WPT Residentials Start

This week, our WPT Primary School residentials started! Thrybergh Primary School and Foljambe Primary School started the week by taking part in various activities at Ulley Country Park and Cranworth Road. Some of the activities included: kayaking, raft building, scavenger hunts and obstacle races! The students were exemplary and everyone had a brilliant time. Thank […]

Climbing & Canoeing for Wickersley Sports Science Students

Our Y11 Sports Studies students at Wickersley school and Sports College have been out developing their climbing and watersports skills this term with trips to outdoor crags and canoeing on the River Don. The trip to Pleasley Vale near Mansfield saw them make the transition from indoor climbing to a real rock face. As well […]

RCS Year 8s Visit Ulley ?

Our Y8 students at Rawmarsh Community School were back with a splash last term with watersports trips to Ulley Reservoir. They made the trips in their ‘bubbles’ for some socially distanced kayaking and canoeing, learning some new skills and putting an exciting end to what has been a strange and restrictive summer for all.   […]

Staff Canoeing Instructor Course

As part of our successful Sport England Toyota Parasport bid we ran a British Canoeing Paddlesport Instructor Course for staff from schools across Rotherham schools. The course ran over October half term at Ulley Activity Centre, with the aim of increasing participation in watersport throughout the 2021 summer season. Participants included staff from Newman’s Special […]