Over the Easter holidays James and Freya King represented Sidcot at the Pentathlon GB British Schools Biathlon Championships held at the Queen Elizabeth II Olympic Park in London. Freya competed first on the Saturday morning with a 50m swim inside the newly re-opened Aquatic Centre, followed shortly by an 800m run on the concourse outside. Freya improved on her rankings with a swim of 32.37 seconds and a run of 3.00.54 minutes giving her a total of 2303 points finishing 64th out of 117 age 12 and under girls.
James competed on Sunday afternoon with a 1600m run followed shortly by a 100m swim. James too improved on his previous personal best and ranking, completing the run in 6.06.87minutes and the swim in 1.07.64 minutes giving him a points total of 2219 finishing 39th out of 80 age 14 and under boys. Both enjoyed the experience enormously, with an added bonus being the opportunity to watch Tom Daley training in the adjacent diving pool.