GIGGLESWICK School pupil and Settle resident, Jack Sanderson, has received a remarkable honour by being selected to represent the North Yorkshire Schools team in the Intermediate Boys 3000m race at the prestigious English Schools Track and Field Championships.

The event is scheduled to take place on Friday 30 June where Sanderson will showcase his talent and dedication on the track. His selection for the North Yorkshire Schools team follows his outstanding performance at the recent North Yorkshire Championships, where he triumphed in the 3000m race.

Sanderson’s remarkable achievement in that race was a testament to his unwavering commitment to training and constant strive for improvement.

Giggleswick School Director of Sport, Ed Buck, commended Jack’s efforts throughout the year: “I am extremely proud of Jack and his running endeavours at Giggleswick School this yea; his tireless commitment to training and improving this year has been impressive, both on the track and fells.

“The news of his selection for the English Schools Track and Field National Finals is a testament of how hard he has worked alongside our Athletics and Running Coach Alistair Scholey. We are all excited to see how he gets on.”