Issued: July 4, 2016
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King Harold Academy students win nine medals at TKAT Games
Athletes at King Harold Academy, Waltham Abbey, picked up nine medals - including three gold - when they took part in the first TKAT (The Kemnal Academic Trust) Games.
Seventy-three students across years 7 to 10 competed in a range of field and track events at Crystal Palace Athletics stadium.
The games, which had an opening ceremony involving 12 King Harold students, featured 25 schools.
Year 10 students Adam Freeman and Elsie Stojic proudly held the King Harold Academy flag high during the parade.
King Harold also provided the music in the form of a 42-piece samba band.
Gold medal winners - Teddy Hall (Year 7) 200m; Billy Williams (Year 8) Shot; Jacob Tooley (Year 9) High Jump.
Silver medal winners - Paris Colgate (Year 7) 200m.
Bronze medal winners - Albert Ball (Year 9) 100m; Deniel Walker (Year 10) 200m; Jack Whitten (Year 10) Shot; Mia Opinel (Year 7) 100m; Paris Colgate, Bayley Paul, Mia Opinel, Maddison Haythorn, Millie Foy (Year 7) Relay.