5x60 What's Happened This Term


Activities that have been on this term include Dodgeball, badminton, Squash, Girl’s only (football/rugby/netball), Spin and football.

During thisterm there were two 5x60 tournaments.


On Tuesday 31st January the year 7&8 5x60 badminton tournament was held in Penarth Leisure centre. Cowbridge took both a girls team and boys’ team. The girls won all their game to take home the 5x60 shield and to progress onto the South Wales badminton Final. The boys did a great job and came 6th against some tough competition.

The Year 9&10 tournament was held a few days later on the 2nd February. Cowbridge took a girls team who came 2nd overall, only just been beaten by St Cyres.

The South Wales Badminton final held in Sport Wales National Centre, saw the Year 7&8 girls play teams from as far as Swansea. The girls played really well and came home with the silver medals.

Girl’s football

Cowbridge Comp took 6 girls to the 5x60 girl’s football tournament. The girls played against Llantwit Major School, St Cyres, Bro Morgannwg A & B team. The girls lost 1 game, drew 2 and won 1. Goal scorers were Rhianna Hogg (7.3), Megan Coleman (7.5) and Tegan Tedder (7.6), in total the girls scored 10 goals.

Next term there will be tournaments in Dodgeball , Girls basketball and Girls football. If you would like to be part of the 5x60 team please attend the 5x60 sessions.