School pushes boat out to get Olympian
AN ISLE primary school was delighted with a visit from a Rio Olympic athlete.
Belton All Saints' Primary School was visited by Olympic sailor Nicola Groves after studying the Olympics and what it's like in Rio de Janeiro.
In her first Olympics she finished in ninth place with her sailing partner Ben Saxton in their boat Nagra 17.
She said that it was a privilege to come and speak to the school children, who had even prepared a special Olympic song to sing to her.
"I've been looking forward to speaking to them," she said.
"I've been to a few schools and its one of the most... read more
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