Achievement Awards for Gifted Sports Stars | King's Hall School Taunton

Achievement Awards for Gifted Sports Stars

Talented all-rounder Grace Fielder has had a busy start to 2019, achieving a number of personal bests at competitio… https://t.co/GhLm9M9ZZs - 13 hours ago

King’s Hall sporting duo Maisie Everett (Year 7) and Maya Penn (Year 6) have started the Summer Term on a high note after receiving Achievement Awards by the GLL Sports Foundation.

The GLL Sports Foundation is one of the largest independent athlete support schemes, helping promising young athletes to achieve their sporting potential. The foundation, which was launched in 2008, has nurtured a number of big sporting names, including British diver, Tom Daley.

Based on their results at this year’s Leon Paul National Junior Series and the England Youth Championships, Maisie and Maya have qualified for the 2018/19 Achievement Award. The unique prize provides the holder with a financial award of up to £250, an athlete training membership and additional sports performance support.

Director of Sport, Rob Holman said: “This a wonderful achievement for both the girls and a well-deserved reward for their dedicated and determined attitude towards fencing. They have inspired a whole new raft of fencers and the future is looking bright for fencing at King’s Hall.”

Contact Us

Open Days

Visit Us

Reception Class

At King's Hall we want children to feel happy and excited about spending their time here with us.

Our broad teaching curriculum, partnered with dedicated staff and newly renovated classrooms, enables us to meet individual needs and interests.

Make An Enquiry