Sports

Swimming: South West ASA Youth Championships and Age Group Regional Championships

May 25, 2017

Congratulations to our swimmers who represented their clubs at the South West ASA Youth Championships and South West ASA Age Group Regional Championships. Emma Nettleton, Anya Hocking, Isabelle Leigh, India Castle and Evie duCros all competed in the age groups. Emma won 4 titles in the 50m freestyle, 100m freestyle, 200m medley and the 200m backstroke. She also medalled in the 50m backstroke and 100m backstroke. Isabelle and Anya both made finals in their respective age categories....

Truro School Athletics Report: County Club Athletics Championships, May 2017

May 23, 2017

Last weekend 24 pupils from Truro School competed in the County Clubs Athletics Championships at Carn Brea, all athletes worked hard and performed well and with a haul of 9 Gold, 11 Silver and 9 bronze medals they can be proud of their...

Felix wins title at Brazilian Jiu Jitsu British Open 2017

May 16, 2017

Congratulations to 5th Year student, Felix, who recently won the title for Juvenile Boys (aged 16 – 17) at the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu British Open 2017, another accolade to add to his ‘blue’ belt. Felix trains Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with the ‘Future Champions’ programme at the Gracie Barra Cornwall BJJ Academy based in Camborne under the guidance of multiple World, European and British title holder Raphael dos Santos and his coaching...

Match Reports: Tennis May 2017

May 16, 2017

With our 5th Years being out of action due to exams our 4th Years stood up in their place. They played some fantastic tennis, sending their opposition all over the court and played some challenging shots for the opposition to return. The other schools had some talented County players from their 5th Year which gave our guys challenging games. I was impressed with our players attitude and determination to keep going and play the best tennis they...

Students meet World Champion and World Record Holder in Squash Masterclass

May 15, 2017

Truro School students were treated to a VIP visit on Friday 12 May when three-time world champion, Nick Matthew, and world record holder, Cameron Pilley, visited the school to host a Squash masterclass. Over thirty of the school’s junior Squash players gathered in the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre in anticipation as the two world-renowned professionals arrived to deliver their coaching...

Match Report: Rounders May 2017

May 12, 2017

In their first rounders match for Truro School the Under 12's made a good start. Truro won the toss and opted to field first; they demonstrated some good skills with some consistent bowling from Caitlin. Polwhele scored 6 ½ rounders. Truro had a great first batting innings scoring 9 ½ rounders; with steady batting from Caitlin, Maya and Leyla....

Louis wins the Worcestershire Junior Open

May 12, 2017

Congratulations to 1st Year student Louis Murray, who cemented his status as favourite in the tournament last week as he won the Worcestershire Junior Open at the Stourbridge Lawn Tennis and Squash Club on Saturday 8th May. Having received the news that morning that his England ranking had risen from No. 19 to No. 18, along with 1st Year student, Jack Mahon, whose ranking had also risen to No. 8, it was a great day for Truro School's Squash...

Surprise Silver for Truro School’s Under 16 Girls’ Team at National Schools’ Badminton Finals

May 8, 2017

With four of six team members young enough to play in next year’s competition, Truro School’s Under 16 Girls’ Badminton Team were simply delighted to be taking part in this year’s national finals; they did not expect to clinch silver. Taking place at The National Badminton Centre in Milton Keynes, this weekend’s finals saw the Regional Champions from the nine regions across the country come together to compete for the top medal...

World Champion and World Record Holder to hold Squash Masterclass with Truro School students

May 8, 2017

We are excited to announce that on Friday 12 May, Truro School will be hosting another Squash masterclass, this time with three-time World Champion, Nick Matthew, and the current World record holder for the biggest hit (176 mph) Cameron...

Louis and Jack battle against the Country’s brightest prospects for national squash glory

May 5, 2017

Truro School were well represented at the recent England Squash Championships with Jack M and Louis M both competing in the boys Under 13...

Tennis Report- Wednesday 3 May

May 5, 2017

Truro Cricket Team Secure Outstanding Victory in the National Schools Cup

May 5, 2017

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As Cornwall County Champions, Truro School Under 13 cricket team played Devon champions Exeter School in the 1st round of the national cup on...

Darcy Wins Under 14 National Sabre Championship

May 4, 2017

Huge congratulations go to Darcy who was crowned Under 14 National sabre champion this weekend at the British Youth...

Truro School students shine at National Surfing Championships

May 4, 2017

Sailing success for 5th Year Charlie

May 4, 2017

Fifth Year student, Charlie, was busy competing in the RYA Youth Nationals at Hayling Island during the Easter...

School House triumph at 2nd Year swimming gala

May 3, 2017

On Friday 28 April we held the 2nd Year Swimming gala. Each house was well represented and the competition was...

73 Year Dream – Head of Football Prepares to Lead Cornwall’s Under 18s to Victory

March 30, 2017

Truro School’s Head of Football, Glynn Hooper, is excitedly walking the corridors this week as he gears up to take his Cornwall Under 18s team to the final of the FA Youth County Cup at Barnet FC’s 6,400 capacity stadium this weekend. Having not won the cup in its 73 year history, Mr Hooper’s Under 18s team has already progressed further than any previous Cornwall side, with the team having been knocked out in the semi-finals at two previous...

Hockey Match Reports: March 2017

March 28, 2017

The girls had the majority of the possession the entire game but struggled to get near the goal. Truro did find it hard on a number of occasions to get the ball in the ‘D’ as the entire team was in the ‘D’ so it was hard to get any attempts at goal. When Truro did manage to get a couple of shots at goal, it was straight at the keeper. Truro did well at being patience and trying not to force the ball forward continuously....

Rosslyn Park National Schools Rugby Sevens for Under 18s and Under 16s

March 27, 2017

The Under 16 and Under 18 Sevens teams travelled to London this week to compete in the Rosslyn Park National Schools Sevens, the largest rugby tournament in the world, with over 8000 youngsters playing across the course of the...

Truro School Fencers secure their No. 1 title at the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships

March 22, 2017

Truro School fencers have once again held onto the schools’ number one status for Public School Sabre Fencing after a successful days competing at the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships last...