Tennis Tournament at Morrisons

May 13, 2015

Yesterday four fifth form girls attended the Morrison’s Academy Under 12 Tennis Tournament. The competition runs as two separate events: Lara C and Ishbel SN played together in one pool and Cora GC and Lulu HC competed in the other. … Continued

Clay Pigeon Shooting Competition

May 11, 2015

William L, Toby A and Archie W competed in the Strathallan Clay Pigeon Shooting competition against teams from Riley, Belhaven and St Mary’s Melrose.  Each boy had 20 shots at targets that included five flying targets and a rabbit.  The five … Continued

Wednesday’s Matches

May 7, 2015

Although rain stopped play for some of our matches, many of the matches did take place. The boys played cricket against Fettes with Fettes hosting the 1st XI and Ardvreck hosting both Colts Teams. The 1st XI won by 7 runs: … Continued

Shooting Stars!

May 6, 2015

Ardvreck is the only prep school north of the border to offer .22 rifle shooting. We are fortunate to have an excellent purpose-built indoor 20 yard range with two firing points and the 1st VIII squad also shoots outdoors at … Continued

U9 Cricket Training

April 29, 2015

Everyone has to start somewhere and even the very best cricketers have had to learn to catch a ball.  The U9s started training in earnest this week and the essential ingredients for becoming a good cricketer is to learn the … Continued

Strathearn Mini Rugby Tournament

April 27, 2015

Both our rugby teams played really well at the Strathearn Mini Rugby Tournament.  Both the P5 and P7 teams were runners up in their groups with all the team members contributing to the teams’ success.  Well done boys! P5 results … Continued

Saturday’s Matches

April 27, 2015

The senior girls played their first matches of the term on Saturday – at home against Strathallan.  The rain held off as the girls played rounders and tennis matches during the afternoon. The U13As lost 8.5-10.5, the U13Bs drew 6.5 … Continued

Wednesday’s Matches

April 23, 2015

The first matches of the term were played in glorious sunshine.  Three boys’ cricket teams played Strathallan – the 1st and 2nd XI played away whilst the Colts played at home. All three teams won their matches: 1st XI won … Continued

Staff v Pupil Netball Challenge!

March 17, 2015

The staff took on the pupils yesterday in the end of term netball challenge.  The staff beat the girls 10-1 and they beat the boys 11-1!  The girls beat the boys by 7 goals to 3.   The staff team … Continued

Wednesday’s Matches

March 17, 2015

The Colts played very well against a strong Loretto side, who had just returned fro the IAPS qualifiers in England. Our boys never gave up but couldn’t break through the Loretto defence and the final score was 5-0 to Loretto. … Continued

Mowden Rugby 7s

March 16, 2015

What a great way to end the rugby season with our 7s team beating Mowden to win the plate final in the Mowden 7s. The boys played some fantastic rugby especially in the final when they realised that it would … Continued

Karate Kids

March 12, 2015

Congratulations to the Karate Kids who all passed their grading with multi-colours last night at Kilgraston School. Their achievements are as follows: Sacha FP (orange); Zhenglong W and Hector T (red); Niall D (yellow) and Duncan B and Hamish T … Continued

Swimming Gala

March 5, 2015

The recent invitational swimming gala gave all our young swimmers a chance to swim ‘competitively’. Mid-Argyll Dolphins hosted Ardvreck in the beautiful MAC Pool and gave us a wonderful tea at the end of the Gala. The organisers mixed up … Continued

Ardvreck Netball Tournament

March 4, 2015

Due to the snowy astro at Ardvreck, we were delighted that Fettes were able to host the annual Ardvreck Netball Tournament for the U13s.  Ours girls played all four of their matches with incredible energy and drive and demonstrated huge … Continued

Strathallan Cross Country

March 2, 2015

Our cross country teams ran especially well at the Strathallan Cross Country competition last week. Our girls team finished second behind Craigclowan with Clodagh E coming 4th, Lulu HC coming 6th and Iona A coming 10th.  Our boys team finished joint third … Continued