Bronze medal for Blacko at English Ski finals

From left, Sophie Butterworth, Charlotte Holmes and Sadie Merritt.

From left, Sophie Butterworth, Charlotte Holmes and Sadie Merritt.

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Blacko Primary won Bronze at the Under 12s’ English Schools Ski Association (ESSKIA) Finals in Norwich on Saturday.

Sophie Butterworth, Charlotte Holmes and Sadie Merritt, all aged 10, currently ski for Pendle Ski Club, and qualified for the finals in Stoke in September.

In Norwich, the trio performed superbly, to claim third place, behind winners Littlegarth, and runners-up Guildford HS, beating Charlton House into fourth, with Surbiton HS fifth, Abbot’s Hill sixth and Ipswich HS seventh.

The team are pictured, from left, Sophie Butterworth, Charlotte Holmes and Sadie Merritt.