SPORTS CONFERENCE: Students learn from top stars

Sports stars and Rugby School pupils at the conference
Sports stars and Rugby School pupils at the conference

Achieving Peak Performance conference at Rugby School

Rugby School hosted an ‘Achieving Peak Performance’ conference on Friday, enabling 12-18 year olds to learn from top sports stars.

Pictured with cricketers Varun Chopra and Abidine Sakande, Olympic rower Mark Hunter, Rio Olympic gold medallist hockey player Crista Cullen and Olympic Badminton star Gail Emms are pupils: Fin McCreath (Scotland cricketer) Mike Suddaby (1st XV squad), Ella Bromley (selected for England hockey’s Future Cup) Lottie Harbottle (GB team wakeboarder) and Liv Theaker (sports representative prefect).

The event was organised by PRC Elite and covered topics including motivation, training, nutrition and coping with pressure.