Category Archives: Sports

Tennis Competition

Congratulations to all of the children who took part and were involved in the DSGP Mini Tennis Red Tournament held at David Lloyd this week. It was a wonderful opportunity for our four, young tennis athletes to represent Dartford Bridge and showcase some of the new skills they have been learning and mastering in their PE and our afterschool tennis club. The children did fantastically well and should be proud of
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Football Success!

Boys from both Year 3 and 4 took part in a football league at Dartford FC. The Dartford district Year 3/4 floodlight football took place every Friday during terms 3 and 4. The children represented the school and played against nine other schools. The schools that took part in the tournament were: Dartford Bridge, Hextable, Oakfield, Holy Trinity, Temple Hill, Superstars, Manor community, Brent,
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Szandra Szodegi – Olympic Athlete

This year, DBCPS teamed up with Sports for Champions UK Ltd to welcome Szandra Szodegi, a Ghanaian judo athlete, to our school. Ghana saw its first ever female judo athlete compete at an Olympic Games in 2016, and yes you guessed it – it was Szandra. Even more remarkable than this, is that Szandra is in fact a former gymnastics champion from Hungary! This was
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Kent School Games

On Thursday 14th December, a selection of Year 5 and 6 children took part in the Kent School Games final for the Sportshall Athletics competition. Thirteen other schools took part and the competition was very tough! After completing all our track and field events in the morning, which consisted of: sprints, obstacle races, hurdles, javelin, long and triple jump and chest push (to name
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Girls Football Tournament

Following the success of our Year 3 and 4 boys last week at their football tournament we headed back to Dartford FC today, this time taking a selection of our Year 5 and 6 girls ready to test their skills against other local schools.  We were in the 7 a side tournament and faced 4 local teams in a battle to win the tournament
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Football Feast!!

Wow last week saw a fantastic football festival event with both Years 3/4 and Years 1/2 entering football competitions.  On the Thursday we took 8 footballers from Years 3 and 4 to Princes Park, home of Dartford Football club, to take part in the annual football festival. The boys were absolute role models for the school in their teamwork and manners and were highlighted
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Dartford Football Club

On Saturday, a group of our talented footballers went on an trip to the local football club, Dartford FC!  It was a brilliant day with perfect weather to let us play Football Golf (where you must kick the ball down the green and in to the hole), practice headers, passing and shooting with the amazing coaching team there and, to top it all off,
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Sports Day 2016

Sports day was a huge success and children from years 1-6 relished the opportunity to try a plethora of different track and field events throughout the day. Sports day is a great way of bringing people together from all year groups and it allows students to work together to build valuable teamwork leadership skills; it also helps to encourage and inspire younger students to
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Football Report

DBCPS vs Temple Hill We kicked off first in what turned out to be a very close, and exciting, match. Temple Hill shot the ball towards the goal but the keeper rebounded it so they kicked it again and they scored. More close shots are taken and the players were running really fast so three people were substituted. We shot the ball and it
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Football Frenzy at Dartford FC

This Saturday we lucky enough to be invited to a football day at Dartford Football Club.  The children started the day with 3 holes of Foot Golf, where you had to kick the ball across a golf course and in to the hole at the end of the green.  They followed that with a training session with Ian White (Dartford FC Community Relations) where
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