July 31, 2018

2018 OS Golf Fixtures

Old Sedberghian Golf Society Autumn Meeting for the Hardwick Trophy at Hankley Common Golf Club on Tuesday 18th September 2018 Queen Elizabeth Alumni Schools Golf Tournament at Royal Burgess Golf Club, Edinburgh on 22nd – 24th September 2018 Old Sedberghians Vs Ampleforth at Ganton Golf Club 28th September, tee booked 2pm – 3pm on Friday 28th September Old Sedberghians Vs Old Lorettonians at Prestwick Golf Club on Sunday 14th October 2018 Old Sedberghians Vs Old Wellingtonians (4-ball matches 8.45 am & Lunch) at Royal Wimbledon Golf Club on Thursday 25th October 2018 If you are interested in playing in any of these golf fixtures please contact Benjamin Collins at at your earliest convenience.

OS Hockey Players Needed For Girls’ Alumni Sixes Hockey Tournament in Cheltenham

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Dean Close Sixes hockey tournament where the OS team made it to the final, we are pleased to announce that the Old Sedberghian Club will be entering an OS ladies hockey team into this year’s Girls’ Alumni Sixes Hockey Tournament on Sunday 21st October 2018. Tournament Details: • 6 a side, max squad of 12. • Team briefings at 10.30am, First group push back 11am, Final at 3pm. • Final will be played for the Denys Carnill Cup. • Latest laws of hockey apply. • All players must be genuine ‘Old Girls’. • Lunch provided for...
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New App for the OS Platform – Please register

OSs please can you register for the OS Platform. The site provides you with OS and School news, enables you to search and connect with fellow OSs, informs you of upcoming OS events, enables you to find mentors and be mentors and enables you to network. You can also post job opportunities on the site and it has the functionality for you to support younger OSs with their career development if of interest. You can register by Facebook, email or LinkedIn and it only takes a few minutes to complete and is free. The link to register is: If you...
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Ewan Dowes (W 97-99) Breaks Record in European Cycle Race for Steve Prescott Foundation

Ewan Dowes was part of an eight man cycle team representing the Steve Prescott Foundation which completed the extreme challenge of cycling 3000 miles arriving in Gibraltar in the early hours of 10th July. The official finishing time for the Team K3 Zadara was 6 days, 19 hours and 7 minutes, smashing the previous course record. The team tackled the cycling endurance Race Across Europe starting in Boulogne Sur Mer, crossing seven countries, including the tough terrain of the Alps and the Pyrenees. Speaking after the event Ewan said: “The challenge was certainly one of the toughest mentally and physically...
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Sedbergh Shooting Team win at Bisley

The National Rifle Association School’s meeting was held at Bisley between 16th and 19th July. Many OSs will remember competing in this and apart from some minor changes, the format and intensity of competition remains much the same. The School team had an excellent week culminating in winning the Ashburton Shield for the first time in 20 years and only the 5th time in the history of the competition which dates back to the 1800s. Results to note are: The Ashburton for the School VIII with a score of 761.47 beating Victoria College Jersey by 5 points The Schools’ Fours...
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