Cross Country

Finn Birnie, receives full scholarship to Belmont University in the USA

March 7, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Truro School Head Boy, Finn Birnie, has been accepted into Belmont University in the USA to study undergraduate...

Sport: February Round-Up

February 28, 2019

The fantastic successes our pupils achieve are down to many things. Hardworking parents who drive to many practices and wait for hours. Coaches and teachers who organise training and deliver high-quality sessions for pupils to...

Sport: January Round-Up

January 25, 2019

A jam-packed month of fixtures and events with some stunning success across a range of sports. This once again underlines our status as a school that offers an amazing variety of sport for the pupils to take part...

Prep Cross Country Report: 4 December

December 4, 2018

Heavy rain showers during the morning meant that the woodland part of the course was extremely slippery and long sections of the lower course were very...

Harris gains another England vest

March 22, 2018

After a long winter’s training, at the weekend, Finn, Alexander, Harris, Benjy and Isaac travelled to Temple Newsam, Leeds, to run for Cornwall in the English Schools Cross Country...

Cross Country Report

February 27, 2018

Year 7 and 8 students were invited to take part in the Polwhele House Cross Country...

Finn produces his finest performance of the season so far

February 6, 2018

Nine Truro School athletes competed at the SW Schools’ Cross Country Championships at Stover School, Devon, on Saturday and it was Finn who caught everyone’s attention, winning the Senior Boys' title against a current GB Under 20...

Cross Country Update – 30 January

January 30, 2018

Truro School took the largest team of any school to the Cornwall Schools Cross Country Championships and finished with a fantastic set of results to show for...

Fantastic Cross Country results at Yeovil

January 8, 2018

On Sunday, Finn, Harris, Alexander, Benjy, and Isaac travelled to Yeovil Country Park to run for Cornwall in the South-West Inter-County and Inter-Club Cross Country Championships....

Cross Country Success

November 13, 2017

On Sunday, Alexander, Benjy and Isaac competed in the Cornwall Cross Country Championships. Despite the heavy overnight rain, the course was not very muddy, but they did have to contend with gale force winds on this tough, hilly...

Cross Country Update November 2017

November 6, 2017

Finn, Alexander, Benjy and Isaac were in action for their athletic clubs last weekend in the National Cross Country Relays held at Berry Park, Mansfield. With three runners per team and a lovely undulating course, passing over grassland and through woods, this event attracts clubs from across the country so the standard was...

Cross Country Update- October 2017

October 17, 2017

Four of our cross country teams travelled up to Stover School, Devon, on 6th October for the first round of the ESAA Cross Country Cup. Stover School set up a great course through a mix of woods, school fields and moorland. With the top three teams in each category going through to the regionals, and the summer-like conditions, some exciting races were...

National Schools’ Cross Country Championships

March 20, 2017

After a long trip to Norfolk the previous day, on Saturday Finn, Harris, Alexander, Benjy, Isaac and Olivia competed for Cornwall against 45 other counties in the National Schools' Cross Country Championships at the Norfolk County Showground,...

Harris makes it on to the Podium in the National Inter-County Cross Country Championships!

March 14, 2017

On Saturday, Harris, Alexander, Benjy, Isaac and Jacob competed for Cornwall against 44 county cross country teams from across England, Wales and Scotland in the National Inter-Counties Championships at Prestwold Hall,...

Truro School have Regional Cross Country Success

February 9, 2017

On a very wet and windy Saturday afternoon on 4 February, seven Truro School pupils represented Cornwall at the South West Regional Cross Country Championships. Held at Truro School the course was just about holding up after a large amount of rainfall over the previous...

A weekend of Cross Country success for Truro School

January 24, 2017

It has been another busy weekend for the Cross Country teams with the Cornwall County School races on Saturday and then a Cross Challenge in Cardiff for some on the...

Truro School race through to National Inter-Counties Cross Country Finals

January 9, 2017

On Sunday, Finn, Harris, Alexander, Benjy, Jacob and Isaac travelled to Exeter race course to run for Cornwall in the South-West Inter-Counties and Inter-Club Championships. The boys had a hugely successful day competing against the top county and club runners from across the region (Avon, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, and Wiltshire)....

Harris Triumphs in the National Schools’ Cross Country Cup

December 5, 2016

It has been a busy couple of weeks for some of our Cross Country runners, Finn and Harris were in Liverpool on Saturday 26th November running in the Cross Challenge event....

Regional Win sees our Cross Country runners off to the Nationals

November 17, 2016

On Saturday 12th November the Intermediate boys’ team travelled to Kings Taunton in Somerset for the regional final of the England Schools’ Cross Country...

England Schools’ Cross Country Cup – 1st Round

October 10, 2016

On Wednesday 5th October the first round of the England School’s Cross Country Cup took place at Newquay Sports Centre on a lovely sunny day. The course was nice and dry and some fast times were expected....