Students Visit Paralympic Games
Four students from Doncaster College had an experience
they will never forget when they attended the Paralympic games in
The four, Jack Aldred, Alex Owen, Lauren Cole and Rebecca
Langley all from the Sports and Exercise BTEC Level 3 Extended
Diploma along with tutors Stewart Sanderson and Sam O’Brien made a
bright and early start down to the Olympic stadium to see a packed
They got to watch a number of events including the men’s blind
long jump final, wheelchair 400 metres, 100 metres sprint, javelin
and shot put.
They thought The Olympic stadium was 'absolutely unbelievable'
and were excited to see the athletes taking part and were thrilled
at what the competitors were capable of.
The students had 'an amazing day' and came away with the belief,
"I was there and I’ve seen it."