Sports Days 2019

Posted on 24 June, 2019 under Events, Featured, News, Sport

We were blessed with beautiful weather for both our Sports Days and we continued our new sports day format this year. On Friday morning Forms 1-3 took part in ball throw and long jump. Then in the afternoon, while selected pupils from Forms 4-6 took part in some field events, all pupils more →

Dressage success for Darcey Blaze

Posted on 3 June, 2019 under Featured, News, Riding, Sport

Cranleigh equestrian team’s youngest member, nine year old Darcey Blaze, has been selected to represent British Dressage Southern Region Youth in the annual Inter-Regional Championships at Keysoe over the last weekend in June. The southern region selects riders from Kent, Surrey and Sussex and Darcey Blaze is the youngest rider more →

Weekly sailing at Papercourt Sailing Club

Posted on 26 April, 2019 under Featured, News, Sailing, Sport

On Wednesday afternoons during the Summer Term 12 Upper School pupils are now undertaking an introduction to sailing at Papercourt Sailing Club where they enjoy fantastic facilities on a 45 acre lake in Ripley. The club has a wide range of sailing boats on offer, including the largest inland Optimist more →

Ski Trip 2019

Posted on 25 April, 2019 under Featured, News, Sport, Trips

The 37th Cranleigh Prep School skip trip headed for Arosa in Eastern Switzerland this March, the fifth consecutive year in this fine resort and the eighth visit there in the last nine years. After a silly o’clock start from Heathrow we headed towards the Walensee, stopping just short of that more →

U12 boys are runners up at the Fives National Finals

Posted on 22 March, 2019 under Featured, News, Sport

Last week was another busy week for the Fives playing world with two tournaments in two days. The first tournament was the culmination of the U12 Nationals.  Two of our three pairs had come through the qualifying round held previously and qualified for the prestigious Elite tournament. The 32 best more →

U12 boys win the Fives National Qualifier at Eton

Posted on 7 March, 2019 under Featured, News, Sport

Fives has become so popular at this age group that the U12 national competition has been split into two sections, with a qualifying stage being introduced for the first time this year.  Yesterday saw its inaugural running. Fives at Cranleigh is run on a purely voluntary basis, with all practices taking more →