Stonar Inter Schools’ One Day Event

Congratulations to all those who took part in the annual Stonar Inter Schools One Day Event, an eventing competition for 12-18 year olds from 40 schools across the country.  Things did not go according to plan for everyone but special mention should go to Louis Casini (C3 U6) who came second in a highly contested senior […]

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Breagha Campbell – Athletics Success

Breagha Campbell (MM Re) competed in the U15 National Schools Pentathlon Championships in Birmingham on 21st September. She achieved over 3000 points as well as personal bests in the Long Jump and High Jump which gave her an overall position of 3rd. As a result she has now gained her England schools vest and will compete […]

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Dunford Lecture with Alastair Hignell

Alastair Hignell: a well renowned sportsman in both the Rugby, Cricket and broadcasting world, delivered what most people considered an excellent and most touching, Dunford Lecture. Talking about the challenges of playing international rugby and county cricket, he gave some inspirational advice to the young athletes at Marlborough. Hignell or ‘Higgy’ to his friends developed […]

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Ashburton Fours Shooting Winners

The College Full Bore Target Rifle team enjoyed great success at the NRA Schools’ Meeting, held over four days in July at the National Shooting Centre in Bisley. As a few cadets had to drop out a the last minute, we were disappointed not to have been able to enter the main event of the […]

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Charlie Norman Rugby success

Charlie Norman (BH L6) made a first class debut for Gloucester Rugby in the pre-season friendly win over Plymouth on Friday 30th August 2013. Charlie came off the bench for the final quarter, in front of a packed Kingsholm, in a squad which included World Cup winner Mike Tindall and All Black scrum half Jimmy Cowan. […]

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Athletics Success

Breagha Campbell (MM Sh) has won the South-West Combined Events (pentathlon) for the U15s. She will now go forward to the Nationals in September.

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The Mayor’s Cup Athletics Match

The sun shone, the breeze blew (rather too strongly for the athletes), the runners ran and the javelins flew. Tuesday was the day of the Mayor’s Cup, the annual athletics match between the College and St John’s. The handsome trophy was given in 1961 by Graham Parnell of Marlboro Mass. (their engraved spelling) to the […]

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County Athletics Championships Video

On Saturday the 8th of June over twenty athletes traveled to Salisbury to represent Marlborough in the County Athletics Championships. It proved to be a very successful day for Marlborough College Athletics with the following Athletes placing first or second in their respective events: Alice Cowper-Coles (EL L6)  2nd in Triple Jump, Qualified for South […]

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Hockey Success

During the Lent Term the following pupils Jo Beckett (C1 Hu), Worcester Bawden (C3 Sh), Livvi Hazlitt (MO Re), Georgie Bethwaite (EL Hu), Sophie Spink (MO L6), and Annie Hazlitt (MO L6) worked their way through the preliminary stages of the England Hockey Board ‘Single System’ Talent ID player pathway and have now been selected to attend the middle stage – […]

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1st XI Football Tour to Barcelona

The Open 1XI Football tour to Barcelona in the first week of the holidays was a great success. Three fixtures were played over five days and all were well matched. As expected, our Spanish opponents were skilful, quick and strong but on the back of an excellent season in the Mercian League we were well […]

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International Shooting Success

On Thursday 21st March, Tom Durell (C1 U6)and Josh Meyer (PR L6) competed as part of the British Schools Smallbore Rifle Team in the 29th ISAS (Internationaler Saisonauftakt der Sportschützen) in Dortmund, Germany. This is a major international indoor shooting competition, involving 7 days of matches for Men and Women, Seniors and Juniors, in various indoor shooting disciplines. […]

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Fives West of England Schools Championships

The West of England Schools Championships is the biggest event in the calender after the Nationals, and draws schools from as far afield as Edinburgh. Six College boys took part last weekend. Hugo Fry, (C1 Hu) (pictured) beat the no.2 seed and reached the semi-finals of the Colts singles, the first Marlburian for ten years to […]

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Le Saux meets Football 1st XI

2929Former Chelsea and England International Graeme Le Saux took time out of his busy TV and radio schedule to come and watch the Open 1st XI in their recent fixture at Charterhouse.  Afterwards he gave his post-match analaysis to the team.

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Rugby World Team of the Month

In the December 2012 edition of RugbyWorld Magazine the Marlborough College 1st XV are named Team of the Month.  The text below is reproduced from the published article: A first Team of the Month award for Marlborough, who, under No 8 Charlie Pascoe, made their finest start to a season in living memory. Wins at Monmouth and Clifton, home […]

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U14 County Netball Tournament

After becoming Area Champions on Wednesday 3rd October the U14A Netball team were determined to succeed again and progress through to the next round of the Annual County Netball tournament on Sunday 18th November at Dauntsey’s.In the group stages they achieved the following results:Marlborough v Godolphin- 11-2Marlborough v Sheldon 7-5Marlborough v Kingsdown- 6-6The team went […]

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Marlborough Excels… Shooting Success

The Smallbore Shooting team’s senior IV won the English Schools 50m challenge on Saturday, beating teams from Wellington, Gresham’s, Abingdon, Sherborne and Dauntsey’s. This is the first time Marlborough have won this prestigious competition, previously dominated by Wellington and Greshams, and the victory continues our unbeaten season. The IV consisted of Tom Durell (C1 U6), Josh Meyer […]

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Guest Cricket Coach, John Emburey

John Emburey, the former England (64 tests) and Middlesex off spinner visited the Marlborough College Cricket Academy on Sunday 11th November. Emburey delivered a bowling workshop to all the best spinners at the school.

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Dunford Lecture

This year, the Dunford Lecture, was given by Sir Steve Redgrave; five time Olympic gold medallist and Britain’s Greatest Olympian.  The talk had been much anticipated by the whole school and certainly lived up to expectations. It was not only inspiring but also hugely stimulating and interesting to everyone, athlete or not. After watching a […]

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John Lewis: Guest Cricket Coach

John Lewis (Gloucs, Surrey, and England) was warmly welcomed to the Marlborough College Cricket Academy this weekend.  He will feature as a regular guest coach this academic year for the Marlborough College Cricket Academy workshops.

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Marlborough Sporting Clay Shield

The Marlborough College A team, consisting of Captain Freddie Angest (LI U6), Josh Meyer (PR L6), Ned Tarlton (TU Re), Conor Evans (TU Re) and Tom Kirmond-Paine (CO Hu) retained the Marlborough Sporting Clay Shield today at Barbury, comprehensively beating 10 teams from Millfield, Wellington, Harrow, Bradfield and Dauntseys. Josh Meyer won the High Gun title with a tremendous score of 35/40. S M […]

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